Authors attempting to get their books into bookstores and onto the shelves of retailers often give up as soon as they receive their first “no thank you.”
e-Book Cover Design Awards, March 2019 including Silke Stein, Doublenaut, and many more
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #103 including Mark Coker, Jay Artale, Amanda Linehan and many others
It’s been a couple of years, so let’s revisit online ebook conversion tools available through the major retailers and aggregators.
A bit of miscellany today: Get the “Out” Out When did the word “out” invade the rest of our verbs? It’s everywhere, and deserves to be eliminated. Some examples: Tweet out Report out When did this sneak in? “Out” in these contexts adds nothing, since the idea of “sending it out” is inherent in both […]
Blogs for Self-Publishers, April 13 – 19, 2019 including Dan Wagstaff, Frances Caballo, John Doppler, Chris Syme, and Stephanie Chandler
By Judith Briles Not a week goes by when I don’t get an email or a phone call with an “I don’t know what to write about” statement from an author. Some who are in the newbie realm; others who have been publishing for years. The subject could be a blog. Adding to the ezine. […]
There’s no question that guest blogging helps sell books. But it’s a powerful book marketing tactic for other reasons, too.
Blogs for Self-Publishers, April 6 – 12, 2019 including Nate Hoffelder, Jane Friedman, Scott Semegran, RJ Clayton, and Porter Anderson
Book publishing practices are evolving quickly. Are we clearly seeing the big trends? Are we positioning ourselves successfully?