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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #62

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn:  I have a tax accountant in the family who has told me not to bother with an LLC or small business status until I’m earning enough to think about quitting my dayjob. I don’t charge taxes, or earn enough yet that the IRS would […]

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Comic Rocket in Your Pocket

(Note: Today starts a series of Guest Articles we’ve requested to spice up things here at the Alliance. We current members of the Alliance are working on some special things this summer and will announce them come September when our Guest Articles finish up. Enjoy the change of pace and let our guest contributors if […]

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Life Hacks for the Wacom Bamboo Tablet

(Note: This Is A Series Of Guest Articles We’ve Requested To Spice Up Things Here At The Alliance. We Current Members Of The Alliance Are Working On Some Special Things This Summer And Will Announce Them Come September When Our Guest Articles Finish Up. Enjoy The Change Of Pace And Let Our Guest Contributors Know […]

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Alliance Chat 12

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we’re chatting about supporting an event or artist even if […]

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In Praise of Journals

(Note: This Is A Series Of Guest Articles We’ve Requested To Spice Up Things Here At The Alliance. We Current Members Of The Alliance Are Working On Some Special Things This Summer And Will Announce Them Come September When Our Guest Articles Finish Up. Enjoy The Change Of Pace And Let Our Guest Contributors Know […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #61

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Drezz– Giving your Comic the George Lucas treatment: re-writing what YOU feel is bad material into something stronger. Does that hurt or hinder your comic? Also – turfing the old stuff and moving forward with the new stuff as canon. Robin– How to hype: When […]

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Creative Commons and You

(Note: This Is A Series Of Guest Articles We’ve Requested To Spice Up Things Here At The Alliance. We Current Members Of The Alliance Are Working On Some Special Things This Summer And Will Announce Them Come September When Our Guest Articles Finish Up. Enjoy The Change Of Pace And Let Our Guest Contributors Know […]

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Mindfulness, Flow, and the Comics Connection

(Note: This Is A Series Of Guest Articles We’ve Requested To Spice Up Things Here At The Alliance. We Current Members Of The Alliance Are Working On Some Special Things This Summer And Will Announce Them Come September When Our Guest Articles Finish Up. Enjoy The Change Of Pace And Let Our Guest Contributors Know […]

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Alliance Chat 13

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Robin brings up the aesthetics of […]

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Using Google Adsense and Adwords to Increase Your Readership

(Note: This is a series of Guest Articles we’ve requested to spice up things here at the Alliance. We current members of the Alliance are working on some special things this summer and will announce them come September when our Guest Articles finish up. Enjoy the change of pace and let our guest contributors know […]

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Doing It The Social Media Way

(Note: Today starts a series of Guest Articles we’ve requested to spice up things here at the Alliance. We current members of the Alliance are working on some special things this summer and will announce them come September when our Guest Articles finish up. Enjoy the change of pace and let our guest contributors if […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #60

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn – Any ideas on how to prepare a portfolio including comics & illustration for an agent. Drezz – Submitting your work to publishers vs. getting an agent with more connections to work for you. Pros vs. Cons? Robin – Artist insecurity. How does it manifest for you […]

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Alliance Chat 11

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Byron gives a C2E2 wrap-up of […]

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We Want You!

That’s right!  We here at the Alliance want you!  We want you to submit guest articles for this summer.  From June 17th through the end of August, 2013 we’re going to run four guest articles a month.  So this is your chance to get in your 2-cents and cover some subjects that we haven’t yet. […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #59

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: WE all take on AWESOME CONVENTIONS!!  We highlight the recent “Awesome Con” and then we talk about the highlights of our past conventions.  Plus, it’s all Arnold all podcast and then Robin transforms into a Cylon at the very end.  It’s total chaos.

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Apps Are Where It’s At Today

As I chug along with my daily comic strip each day, I wonder “What is the best method of gaining readers?”  Is the daily website the best choice anymore? Now with smart phones and tablets taking over the market, that seems to be the way to go. Just recently when I was telling a friend […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #58

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Byron: What to do at a convention when the artist next to you is more well known and (in your mind) WAY better than you? Robin: I’d like to give more presentations to kids at schools and libraries. Who do I contact? What do I […]

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Alliance Chat 10

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: I am at a crossroads: I’ve […]

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Alliance Chat 9

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Listener issue: I have a long […]