Everyone considers using a nom de plume or pen name. I am going to offer an argument for not using a pen name — or, at least, for sticking to just one.
Do you know what “branding” means and how it applies to you as an author? In most cases, you’re the brand, while your books are “brand extensions.”
Many author websites were set up as blogs first with a column of blog posts on the left, and a sidebar on the right for things like sign up forms.
Think about Amazon as a search engine, instead of a retail store. Yes, Amazon is more like Google, than say Walmart in many fundamental ways.
Trying to navigate ebook promotion with and without BookBub? Read what you can and cannot do for optimum success with your ebook promotion.
Are you ready to jucilate, i.e. explore the art of creating new ideas that intrigue others and catch their eyes and open their ears?
Here is a breakdown of the cost of goods and services you will likely incur to self-publish a 200-page book (or about 60,000 words).
We are pleased to welcome Florence Osmund to The Book Designer as a Contributing Writer.
One way sell more books is to create your author branding statement: a concise, one-sentence description of your book or of your body of work.
Someone reminded me, recently, that I’ve forgotten one easily accessible tool for converting Word documents into ebook format: Google Docs!