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.”
Blogs for Self-Publishers, March 13 – 19, 2020 including Brian Jud, Nate Hoffelder, Tim Grahl, Sandra Beckwith and Cate Baum
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.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, March 6 – 12, 2020 including Anne R. Allen, Lynne Cantwell, Sandra Beckwith, Stephanie Chandler and David Bergsland
Trying to navigate ebook promotion with and without BookBub? Read what you can and cannot do for optimum success with your ebook promotion.
Blogging is considered an important component of an author platform. Brandon Cornett gives us some insight about the “whys” and “hows” of author blogging.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, February 29 – March 5, 2020 including Cate Baum, Anne R. Allen, Arthur Klepchukov, Jessica Strawser and Desiree Villena
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?