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Beta Reader Questionnaire. Over the course of the last couple years, I’ve learned a lot about having those awesome people called beta readers.
They are a wonderful group of people who help make my stories all they can be by providing valuable feedback before publication. One of the first things I noticed with my first round of beta readers was that I wasn’t getting the specific feedback that I was looking for from some of them. The problem was that I hadn’t given them enough direction, giving them the questions I wanted answered. With my first book especially, I wasn’t even sure what those questions were.
I’ve done some digging and incorporated questions from various authors who have well worded questionnaires. Now I have my own questionnaire, and I’ve had a lot of requests to see and use it. Authors, feel free to take all or part of the questionnaire as it applies to your stories. Beta Reader Questionnaire Thank you for taking the time to read my story! The Ultimate Dropbox Toolkit. Dropbox, the app we all (at least many of us) know and love, has a plethora of advanced uses to make life so much easier in managing data between multiple computers and online.
We’ve posted several roundups of tips and tricks for Dropbox and now we present our ultimate toolkit and guide. We’ve pulled all our tips and tricks together and added quite a few more. Additionally, share your Dropbox tips and tricks and we’ll update the list to share the fun with everyone. Teaching for the 21st Century - Life Matters. 70 of the Most Useful Websites on the Internet. Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived. Additional notes from the author: If you want to learn more about Tesla, I highly recommend reading Tesla: Man Out of Time Also, this Badass of the week by Ben Thompson is what originally inspired me to write a comic about Tesla.
Ben's also got a book out which is packed full of awesome. There's an old movie from the 80s on Netflix Instant Queue right now about Tesla: The Secret of Nikola Tesla. Rare Historical Photos. A boxing match on board the USS Oregon in 1897.
Albert Einstein looking fabulous. Here's his report card! Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880. A shell shocked reindeer looks on as World War II planes drop bombs on Russia in 1941. 5 Famous Inventors (Who Stole Their Big Idea) It has become clear that it's up to the Cracked staff to re-educate America.
See, we slept through high school, so we were lucky. We avoided the years and years of brainwashing that accompanies a standard education. To those of you unfortunate enough to have been subjected to a lifetime in the public school system, we've got some bad news for you that you probably won't find in your text books: Every brilliant inventor you've ever loved is a huge, thieving asshole. Galileo Galilee or "Gal-Gal," as he is more commonly known, was an Italian astronomer, physicist and mathematician. If you asked the average high schooler what Galileo's lasting contribution to science was, they would most likely reply "the telescope" before going off to listen to their Rhianna records and play with their Digimon, (Is that what high schoolers do these days?
Who Actually Invented It? Lippershey's telescope (internet re-creation) Necessary? iTools - use the best tools. Helps you remember what's happened in your life. Amazing fact generator. FUCKING HOMEPAGE - Useful Websites. Here is a list of websites we have featured in the past that might come in handy.
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The Varieties of Intimate Relationship.