Scared of failure? Scared of success? Find out what you should do right now to find your readers and know what it feels like to have a successful book.
Move past the frustrations of your biggest author platform stumbling blocks to finally get your book into the hands of your readers.
Getting your books into libraries takes a great deal of time and effort. It does not just “happen.” Here are the main steps self-published authors need to take to be taken seriously by librarians.
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By Jennie Nash In publishing, everything starts with the quality of the book. Today you’ll hear from editor and book coach Jennie Nash. In the course of her work, Jennie sees firsthand what authors tend to get wrong as they write their books–the rookie mistakes, the glaring errors, the fatal flaws. Her post today digs […]
Self-publishers don’t realize that Amazon, like Google, uses a search engine to find, and list its books. A powerful marketing tactic for authors is to ensure their book reaches the top of that search list.
If you’re looking for an online group to join, consider these organizations dedicated to helping Indie authors write, edit, publish, and market their books as well as network and support other Indie publishers.
To help guide the development of your book marketing strategy, here’s a list of seven relevant and significant marketing trends that should not be overlooked.
You need to be able to create an emotional connection with your reader – often before they’ve had a chance to read your book. Here’s how to build your author brand.
As things get even more competitive in the world of self-publishing, unless you’re in a very small niche, you’re likely dealing with hundreds to thousands of competing books, all fighting for attention. A “good” title isn’t enough. You need an irresistible book title that, most importantly, is unique when placed next to other books in the genre.