Ever dreamed of quitting your day job and making a living as a writer? Have you hoped that the sales from your first book would give you a steady income?
Winter holiday season sparks a flurry of marketing activities. In the spirit of brave, new, crazy ideas that I bring you this month’s DO THIS NOT THAT.
Don’t depend on friends, family, and acquaintances to start the ball rolling on your book sales and review process. Do this instead…
Spencer Michaels, author of the popular Twin Flames Trilogy, discusses what he has learned about promoting his latest book to libraries and stores.
Do This Not That for July 2017 discusses the pros and cons of exclusive rights and selling all your books only through Amazon.
By Amy Collins Book Expo America (BEA) was held this year in New York from May 31st – June 2nd. It is considered to be THE networking event in North America where authors and publishing industry insiders gather. Amy Collins, Contributing Writer for The Book Designer, attended BEA 2017 and we thought you might find […]
A lot of the choices we publishers make are based on what we want or what we think we SHOULD do, but consumer book sales can tell us what readers want.
This month, I am willing to share my book promotion mistakes and goofs. So, here is the Amy Collins DO THIS NOT THAT list of goofs.
Three separate authors who launched books recently gathered together and shared some great stories. Use their tales and learn from their experiences!
Who should self-published authors turn to for guidance and feedback when it comes to giving away free books and book covers?