Audible, the dominant retailer of audiobooks, has been actively encouraging customers to return audiobooks in exchange for new audiobooks.
We know why your target audience is so important. Now let’s figure out who your particular target audience is so you can reap the benefits.
By Florence Osmund The iconic soliloquy “To be, or not to be,” spoken by Shakespeare’s Hamlet in Act 3, Scene 1, is essentially about life and death. Do I live, or do I die? Is life worth living, or is it so painful that death might be a better option? Okay, so that premise is […]
In my author community, heading the “wants” list was marketing and social media tips. Here are several of my personal favorites.
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We are pleased to welcome Keri-Rae Barnum to The Book Designer as a Contributing Writer.
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Who is your target audience? What is a reader profile? Let’s break down these two questions that baffle many authors.
Marlowe is an artificial intelligence that serves to help authors improve their novel before sending it off for professional editing.