Move past the frustrations of your biggest author platform stumbling blocks to finally get your book into the hands of your readers.
Archives for March 2016
Questions never stop their inexorable creep, like the ivy in my yard. The more you answer, the more you get asked. Does that really make sense? Here’s the latest installment of some select “Q&A” happening around here. Reaching into the mailbags that line the hallways at Marin Bookworks Global Headquarters, I’ve sampled and collected some […]
Self-Publishing: Carnival of the Indies Issue #66 including
Many authors assume the legal disclaimers for their books are supposed to be boring, but the law does not require a disclaimer to be boring. Many writers have a lot of fun with their disclaimers. Here’s some examples.
Millions of authors are trying to secure a relationship at first glance. A smaller, wiser group are building platforms. Learn how to build your platform–the secret to succeeding as an author.
e-Book Cover Design Awards, February 2016 including
Blogs for Self-Publishers, March 12 – 18, 2016 including Jane Friedman, Sabrina Ricci, Saffron Grey, Penny Sansevieri, Molly Greene and Dan Wagstaff
There are no guarantees in PR and publicity. Authors scheduled to do a TV program may be bumped when crises or tragedy hits. Here’s how to handle the dreaded unexpected.
Indie authors need to use social media as part of their online marketing strategy to further their publishing careers. Here’s how to get it right.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, March 5 – 11, 2016 including Penny Sansevieri, Cindy Marsch, Ali Luke, Nina Amir and Diana Urban