By Shelley Sturgeon
It’s November! Can you believe it? Wow! The countdown is on! Where did the year go? Are you closing in on the completion of your writing and self-publishing goals for 2019?
A good selection of articles again this week. Enjoy!
And, don’t forget:
- Submissions for our next Self-Publishing: Carnival of the Indies blog carnival are accepted until Friday, November 15th.
- Submissions for November’s e-Book Cover Design Awards will be accepted until Saturday, November 30th.
Any questions? Leave a comment or contact us here.
Ruth Harris on Anne R. Allen’s Blog… with Ruth Harris
Authors! Refresh, Rehab, Repair, and Renovate: How to Rejuvenate Your Backlist
“Unlike plastic surgery or home improvement, Author Refresh, Rehab and Repair does not require snooty doctors, vast sums of money, unreliable contractors, MIA electricians, no-show plumbers or, in desperate cases, consultations with expensive marriage counsellors.”
Howard Lovy on Self-Publishing Advice Center
How To Market Self-Published Poetry Books: Self-Publishing Poetry with Orna Ross and Dalma Szentpály
“Do you want to know how to properly market self-published poetry? Many poets spend a lot of time submitting to literary journals and competitions, but the new way to reach poetry readers is through digital social media and book publishing.”
Sandra Beckwith on Build Book Buzz
Use celebrities for book promotion
“You are probably seeing already how you might use celebrities for book promotion. Imagine a celebrity saying something positive about your book. It’s a fun and intriguing idea, isn’t it?”
Stephanie Chandler on Nonfiction Authors Association
4 Secrets to Writing Bestseller Book Marketing Copy by Casey Demchak
“Congratulations! You’ve written a nonfiction book and now you’re ready to get it into the hands of a lot of people and make a big impact in the world.”
Nathan Bransford on Nathan Bransford
How to self-publish an audiobook
“It’s totally possible to self-publish an audiobook and reach readers in this fast-growing format.”