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Screenwriting Blogs

1. Script Magazine

Script MagazineL.A. | NYC | USA About Blog Script has been the leading source for information on the craft and business of writing for film and television for over 15 years. With inside information, articles written by working writers and filmmakers, and in-depth interviews, Script is the resource on every scriptwriter's must-read list.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Blog scriptmag.com
Facebook fans 126,269. Twitter followers 63,357.

2. The Script Lab - Screenwriting / Entertainment News and Screenplay Development Resources

The Script Lab - Screenwriting / Entertainment News and Screenplay Development ResourcesWest Hollywood, CA About Blog A comprehensive online screenwriting news and educational magazine.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Blog TheScriptLab
Facebook fans 29,632. Twitter followers 94,178.

3. ScreenCraft | Craft of Screenwriting

ScreenCraft | Craft of ScreenwritingLos Angeles, CA About Blog ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed. ScreenCraft connects screenwriters with their network of industry pros who need GOOD SCRIPTS.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Blog screencraft.org
Facebook fans 75,531. Twitter followers 68,095.

4. Johnaugust.com

Johnaugust.comParis, France About Blog A ton of useful information about screenwriting by John August - Writer of Go, Big Fish, Frankenweenie and The Nines.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Blog johnaugust.com
Facebook fans 2,052. Twitter followers 71,410.

5. Go Into The Story

Go Into The StoryAbout Blog Official Screenwriting Blog of The Blacklist by Scott Myers. Since selling his spec script K-9 in 1987, Scott has written 30 projects for every major Hollywood studio and broadcast network. His film writing credits include K-9 starring Jim Belushi, Alaska starring Vincent Kartheisher, and Trojan War starring Jennifer Love Hewitt.
Frequency about 24 posts per week.
Blog gointothestory.blcklst.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 55,337.

6. ScriptShadow - Reviewing the latest scripts in hollywood

ScriptShadow - Reviewing the latest scripts in hollywoodLos Angeles About Blog Screenwriting and Screenplay Reviews. Blog by Carson Reeves.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Blog scriptshadow.net
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 15,242.

7. Script Reader Pro | Screenwriting Blog

Script Reader Pro | Screenwriting BlogHollywood, CA About Blog Our screenwriting blog is regularly updated with some of the best screenwriting tips, tricks and hacks on the web, from our working screenwriter team.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog scriptreaderpro.com/script-w..
Facebook fans 10,453. Twitter followers 10,063.

8. Save The Cat

Save The CatLos Angeles, CA About Blog Save the Cat!® provides writers the resources they need to develop their screenplays and novels based on the best-selling books of screenwriter Blake Snyder. This website offers beat sheets, tips and tactics, informative blogs and guidance for writers - along with sharing the successes of both our teachers and students.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Blog savethecat.com
Facebook fans 7,813. Twitter followers 4,236.

9. LA Screenwriter

LA ScreenwriterLos Angeles About Blog Articles, news, and resources for working and aspiring screenwriters
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Blog la-screenwriter.com
Facebook fans 1,211. Twitter followers 33,791.

10. Bang2Write | Script Writing Blogs

Bang2Write | Script Writing BlogsUK About Blog Networking and writing craft tips, screenplays and novels. Find writing links and advice here. Lucy V Hay is a script reader/editor and writer living in Exeter, UK. She is represented by Julian Friedmann at Blake Friedmann, London.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Since Apr 2007
Also in Writing Blogs, UK Writing Blogs
Blog bang2write.com
Facebook fans 5,207. Twitter followers 16,093.

11. WriterDuet's Blog

WriterDuet's BlogAustin, TX About Blog The best screenwriting software ever. WriterDuet.com is a real-time collaborative screenwriting tool. Just login and start privately writing a script, using our industry-standard formatting and intuitive page layout. Then invite a friend (or two, or three) to collaborate with you. You'll see what lines they're on, and all edits are immediate. Never e-mail someone a script again!
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog blog.writerduet.com
Facebook fans 3,788. Twitter followers 4,345.

12. Script Magazine | Your Source for Film & TV Writing Techniques

Script Magazine | Your Source for Film & TV Writing TechniquesL.A. | NYC | USA About Blog From information on writing for film & television to other screenwriting topics, Script Mag has been the #1 source for scriptwriters for over 15 years!
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Also in Screenwriting Magazines
Blog scriptmag.com
Facebook fans 126,269. Twitter followers 63,357.

13. Michael Hauge's Story Mastery

Michael Hauge's Story MasteryAbout Blog Screenwriting articles by Michael Hauge.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog storymastery.com/articles
Facebook fans 1,201. Twitter followers 1,658.

14. Character Driven | The Official Blog of Industrial Scripts®

Character Driven | The Official Blog of Industrial Scripts®Global About Blog Character Driven - the Official Blog of leading screenwriting and script development co., Industrial Scripts®. Read superior screenplay-themed content here.'
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Blog industrialscripts.com/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 18,431.

15. Scriptnotes Podcast

Scriptnotes PodcastLos Angeles, California, United States About Blog Screenwriters John August and Craig Mazin discuss screenwriting and related topics in the film and television industry, everything from getting stuff written to the vagaries of copyright and work-for-hire law.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Since Aug 2011
Also in Screenwriting Podcasts, Movies Podcasts
Blog scriptnotes.net
Facebook fans 4,998. Twitter followers 71,408.

16. Selling Your Screenplay

Selling Your ScreenplayLos Angeles, CA About Blog Practical tips and advice to help you sell your screenplay.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Blog sellingyourscreenplay.com
Facebook fans 4,712. Twitter followers 2,876.

17. Screenplay Readers

Screenplay ReadersHollywood, California About Blog Script coverage articles, tips, tricks, and tutorials for screenwriters and filmmakers.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog screenplayreaders.com/blog
Facebook fans 2,591. Twitter followers 14,587.

18. The Story Department | Common sense for the writing folk

The Story Department | Common sense for the writing folkSydney, Australia About Blog Screenwriting blog about story, script and sales for writers and screenwriters who are ever hungry to learn. Blog by Karel Segers.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog thestorydepartment.com
Facebook fans 1,025. Twitter followers 29,121.

19. Slugline. Simply Screenwriting.

Slugline. Simply Screenwriting.California About Blog News, events and ideas about storytelling in plain text. Slugline is a simple, elegant Mac app for writing screenplays. It uses Fountain, a plain-text screenwriting format.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog slugline.co/blog
Facebook fans 539. Twitter followers 1,760.

20. Screenwriting from Iowa

Screenwriting from IowaOrlando, Florida About Blog For a more off-beat look at writing, the Screenwriting from Iowa blog provides screenwriters with a slightly removed take from the Hollywood norm. Scott Smith blogs about how people outside of Los Angeles can have their stories told and sold for production in TinselTown. It's inspiring for those of us around the world who aspire to Hollywood magic without having to live in Hollywood itself.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Blog screenwritingfromiowa.wordpr..
Facebook fans 467. Twitter followers 1,032.

21. flying wrestler

flying wrestlerLos Angeles About Blog Thoughts on screenwriting from writer-producer Erik Bork. Erik is best known for his work on the HBO miniseries BAND OF BROTHERS.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog flyingwrestler.com
Facebook fans 1,937. Twitter followers 1,941.

22. Screenplay Lists | Screenplay Blog

Screenplay Lists | Screenplay BlogAbout Blog ScreenplayLists.com celebrates the art of screenwriting by showcasing the best movie scripts in all genres and categories. Dedicated to those who write screenplays and also to those who love to read the works of the best storytellers of our time!
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog screenplaylists.com/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 45.

23. Alexandra Sokoloff

Alexandra SokoloffLos Angeles/Scotland About Blog Thriller Award-winning author of the Huntress/FBI series, the Haunted thrillers and screenwriting tricks for authors; recovering screenwriter.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog screenwritingtricks.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 9,025.

24. The Bitter Script Reader

The Bitter Script ReaderLos Angeles About Blog The advice and rantings of a Hollywood script reader tired of seeing screenwriters make the same mistakes, saving the world from bad writing one screenplay at a time. Learn what it takes to get your script past one of these mythical Gatekeepers.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Blog thebitterscriptreader.blogsp..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 48,003.

25. The Logline | The #1 Screenwriting Tool for Pitching your Story

The Logline | The #1 Screenwriting Tool for Pitching your StorySydney, Australia About Blog Learn how to write loglines and improve your story or screenplay.
Frequency about 24 posts per week.
Also in Australia Movie Blogs
Blog logline.it/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 29,131.

26. My Blank Page

My Blank PageAbout Blog A 'how to' guide to surviving as a working screenwriter in Hollywood./ Script Magazine's pick for 'Website of the Week' (May 2012)
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog scriptcat.wordpress.com
Facebook fans 279. Twitter followers 11,058.

27. ScriptLadder Blog

ScriptLadder BlogAbout Blog The next step in screenwriting
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog blog.scriptladder.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

28. Your Screenplay Sucks!

Your Screenplay Sucks!Nashville, TN About Blog Every few days, thoughts on screenwriting
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog yourscreenplaysucks.wordpres..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 150.

29. CJ Walley

CJ WalleyStoke-on-Trent, England About Blog My thoughts on the craft of screenplay writing featuring articles on Stage 32 and what I've learned about writing women as a man.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog cjwalley.com/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 5,455.

30. Eric Edson The Story Solution | Screenwriting Blog

Eric Edson The Story Solution | Screenwriting BlogAbout Blog The Story solution offers a completely new approach to building powerful screen stories that keep producers, agents and audiences glued to their chairs.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog thestorysolution.com/categor..
Facebook fans 2,545. Twitter followers 231.

31. Writesofluid

WritesofluidEngland About Blog Writing advice, critique and editing services by Michelle Goode. Trained in scriptreading and proofreading/copy-editing, Michelle is a proofreader for Universal Film Magazine & charity anthologies, a reviewer for Raindance Film Festival & We Love Films (More Than You) and writes articles for the the Brit Writers blog, Literary UK & What The Dickens? magazine.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog writesofluid.com
Facebook fans 270. Twitter followers 98.

32. Doug Richardson's Blog

Doug Richardson's BlogSouthern Cal About Blog Official website of author/screenwriter, Doug Richardson. Featuring news, blog, biography, book excerpts, and more.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog dougrichardson.com/category/..
Facebook fans 594. Twitter followers 8,943.

33. Story Into Screenplay

Story Into ScreenplayEverywhere About Blog Turning ideas, concepts and stories into screenplays.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog storyintoscreenplay.com
Facebook fans 360. Twitter followers 8.

34. Howard Casner Rantings and Ravings

Howard Casner Rantings and RavingsLos Angeles About Blog Rantings and Ravings on all things Screenwriting and Movies
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog howardcasner.wordpress.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 3,689.

35. Maximum Z

Maximum ZSan Francisco About Blog The ongoing saga of a screenwriter who also works in radio and really, really likes pie
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog maximumz.wordpress.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 3,502.

36. Screenwriters Daily Dose

Screenwriters Daily DoseAbout Blog We deliver great tips and news that all screenwriters should see. Our goal is to find the cool stuff out there that you just don't have time to find. After all, you should be writing! We'll try not to duplicate what you get from those great screenwriting websites you love, who deliver articles right to your email box. But what we post, DAILY, will be vetted by screenwriters.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog screenwritersdailydose.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 459.

37. The Script Department

The Script DepartmentAbout Blog The Script Department is an essay blog that looks at films from a screenwriting perspective. I also give screenwriting tips and advice.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Blog thescriptdepartment.net
Facebook fans 141. Twitter followers 344.

38. Marilyn Horowitz

Marilyn HorowitzNew York, NY About Blog Screenwriting Classes, Coaching, and Resources by Marilyn Horowitz.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Blog marilynhorowitz.com/category..
Facebook fans 1,497. Twitter followers 1,514.

39. Four Star Feedback

Four Star FeedbackAbout Blog Blog by Doug Davidson, Produced Screenwriter and Screenplay Consultant. Doug is a credited writer on two direct-to-video animated features for Lionsgate: Elephant Kingdom starring Cary Elwes, Patrick Warburton and Alexa PenaVega and The Giant King starring Bella Thorne and Russell Peters.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog fourstarfeedback.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 192.

40. Hollins University Screenwriting blog

Hollins University Screenwriting blogRoanoke, VA About Blog Screenwriting from Hollins University. Hollins University Screenwriting & Film Studies is a low residency MFA/MA program that meets for 6 weeks each summer in beautiful Roanoke, VA. The program's international teaching faculty is comprised of professors from leading universities as well as industry insiders.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog huscreenwriting.com
Facebook fans 1,044. Twitter followers 97.

41. buzz mclaughlin / on scriptwriting

buzz mclaughlin / on scriptwritingAbout Blog where I share tips, news, and ideas about scriptwriting--both plays and screenplays--and muse about the place of the writer in the rapidly evolving entertainment industry...
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog buzzmclaughlinscripts.blogsp..
Facebook fans 179. Twitter followers n/a.

42. Screenwriting Journey | Screenwriter's Blog

Screenwriting Journey | Screenwriter's BlogAbout Blog Kickstart your screenwriting career
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog screenwritingjourney.com/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

43. One perfect line-tribute to the screenwriter

One perfect line-tribute to the screenwriterBarcelona, España About Blog Journalist, writer and screenwriter trying to convert the country of the stars in the country of the stars. A tour of the best lines of screenwriters throughout the history of cinema. Blog by Iván Calderó.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog oneperfectline.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 173.

44. Patrice Williams Marks

 Patrice Williams MarksLos Angeles About Blog Blog of Patrice Williams Marks; Sensitivity Reader, Screenwriter, Novelist, How-to books.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Apr 2013
Blog patricewilliamsmarks.com/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 2,058.

45. Script Butcher Screenplay Consultant

Script Butcher Screenplay ConsultantAbout Blog Improving scripts... one hack at a time
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog scriptbutcher.com/blog
Facebook fans 1,148. Twitter followers 4,668.

46. The Short, Bitter Half -Italian

The Short, Bitter Half -ItalianAbout Blog Stories of a Single, Sober, Struggling to Aspire Screenwriter.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Blog shortbitteritalian.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

47. Scriptwriting and Prose

Scriptwriting and ProseAbout Blog Keep up with Not too serious and hopefully amusing.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Blog x32792.wordpress.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

48. Complications Ensue: The Crafty TV and Screenwriting Blog

Complications Ensue: The Crafty TV and Screenwriting BlogMontreal About Blog The craft of screenwriting for TV and movies, by a working screenwriter (with forays into life and political theatre)...by Alex Epstein.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog complicationsensue.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 904.

49. The Scriptwriter

The ScriptwriterWimborne, Dorset About Blog The Scribblings Of An Award Winning Screenwriter. Blog by Dominic.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog doms-world.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 5,772.

50. Gideon's Screenwriting Tips: Now You're a Screenwriter

Gideon's Screenwriting Tips: Now You're a ScreenwriterLos Angeles About Blog GIdeon's screenwriting tips are designed to improve your scriptwriting craft for Film & TV and learn about the movie biz.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Blog gideonsway.wordpress.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 5,115.

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