Helen Sedwick Joins The Book Designer as a Contributing Writer
Who’s Your Distributor: Smashwords or Draft2Digital? by Jason Matthews compares the pros and cons of distributing books through Smashwords and Draft2Digital.
How to Make Sure You’re Not Wasting Time on Social Media by Frances Caballo explains how self-published authors can measure their effectiveness on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and other social media using metrics tools.
10 Ways to Test Market Your Nonfiction Book Idea Before You Publish by Nina Amir details 10 ways nonfiction authors can conduct strategic tests to determine market, meaning reader, and interest for their nonfiction book ideas.
Do You Make These Online Marketing Mistakes? by Jason Kong describes online marketing mistakes self-published authors often make with their websites and social media accounts, and offers tips about how to correct these mistakes.
Are Your Readers Trying to Tell You Something? How to Use Reader Feedback to Improve Your Writing by Corina Koch MacLeod and Carla Douglas explains why and how to use your beta readers for feedback on your book.
Selling Ebooks on Google Play: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly by Jason Matthews reviews the pros and cons of selling ebooks on Google Play via Google Books Partner Program.
Facebook Ads: Should Indie Authors Buy Them? by Frances Caballo explains the recent changes to your Facebook news feed and what strategies you should use to gain the biggest impact for your Facebook ads.
The Secret Sauce for Indie Publishers: Attitude by Nina Amir describes the four elements of successful author attitude and how to change your attitude to change your results as a writer.
7 Things Your Fiction Fans Want to Hear You Say by Jason Kong explains the importance of earning loyal readers of your writing, how to engage them and how to maintain a connection with them.