Playtime with Amazon’s Search Engine and Selling Prompts by Jason Matthews explains how employing keywords, individual words or short phrases that can be part of your title, subtitle, categories, and more can help readers find your book.
Archives for July 2014
We’re taking a break from the blog today but we’re still busy working away behind the scenes on lots of great things to help authors self-publish.
Self-Publishing: Carnival of the Indies Issue #46 including Belinda Pollard, Ian Martyn, and Kimberly Grabas
Do you know who owns your book cover? by Helen Sedwick explains what self-published authors need to know about their book cover design ownership rights and how to avoid having look-alike covers for their books.
The Ultimate Guide to Twitter for Writers by Frances Caballo details everything a self-published writer needs to know to get started and successfully use Twitter.
The Cover That Wasn’t and the Cover That Was: Homeowner With a Gun by Samuel Hawley explains the creation process for the cover of his new book.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, July 12 – 18, 2014 including Anne R. Allen, Molly Greene, Annie Neugebauer, Lysa Grant and Joe Konrath.
6 Branding Tips for Writers and Authors by Nina Amir explains how to create your brand by determining how you want to be known, deciding what you’ll write, how to build your author platform and use your brand on social media and more.
e-Book Cover Design Awards, June 2014 including James T. Egan, Tracy Kunzler, Damonza, Gabrielle Prendergast, Karri Klawiter, Mallory Rock, Lee Roesner and many others.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, July 5 – 11, 2014 including Mark Coker, Jane Friedman, Giacomo Giammatteo, Frances Caballo and Catherine Ryan Howard.