A Novelist’s Anguished Cry—Can You Help?

A Novelist’s Anguished Cry—Can You Help?

As regular readers know, I often promote marketing and platform-building training tools and resources. I do this partly because I know from experience that understanding how online marketing works will make it possible for more authors to make a living from their...
Learn How To Find Your First 10,000 Readers

Learn How To Find Your First 10,000 Readers

I read this in today’s New York Times Magazine: “I always think about people that write books. What a horrible feeling it must be to have poured your soul into a book over a number of years and somebody comes up to you and goes, ‘I loved your book,’ and they...
How to Find Your First 10,000 Readers

How to Find Your First 10,000 Readers

Editor’s note: This post first appeared in a slightly different form here in January, 2016. However, its lessons are still as valid as they were last year, and Nick has recently opened enrollment for his groundbreaking course, so I thought it was worth repeating...