Self-Publishing Tips

How to Sell More Books in Less Time

By on Mar 18, 2017 in Sales and Marketing, Self-Publishing Tips

Writing should be something you enjoy doing just for the sake of it, before money even comes into the equation. Also, there is a strong argument from within the writing community that a writer should write what he or she wants to, as this allows one to be truly creative, without being pressured by what he or she thinks should be written. However, if you’re an author...

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Why Online Content Marketing is an Author’s Best Friend

By on Mar 18, 2017 in Sales and Marketing, Self-Publishing Tips

If you’re an author who is self-publishing your own work, marketing is a skill you’ll need to learn, in order to help sell your books and ebooks. There is one type of marketing that is essential, however. It is online content marketing and when used correctly, it really can be an author’s best friend. Read on to learn why. You can use it to craft and convey what you...

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How to Write, Publish and Sell an eBook in a Week

By on Mar 17, 2017 in Self-Publishing Tips

Over several years now digital eBook publishing has allowed independent authors to sell their books online with great ease. It has even created a following for self-published eBooks, for many readers like to download books at cheap prices, thus helping the digital publishing revolution. This opens up many possibilities for self-publishing and if you take the right...

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What to Look For in an Editor of Your Book

By on Mar 13, 2017 in Self-Publishing Tips

Editors don’t get the same kind of name recognition as authors, but if you’ve ever enjoyed reading a book, part of your enjoyment is owed to the work done by an editor. Sometimes, a really good editor is the one that will elevate the quality of a book from what it was in the manuscript, and vice versa – a bad editor will result in an otherwise good manuscript...

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Review of Smashwords Publishing

By on Mar 13, 2017 in Self-Publishing Platform Reviews

Headed up by Mark Coker, Smashwords.com is an eBook self-publishing company that has been going since 2008. If you’re interested in getting your eBook onto this particular platform, check out the following review of Smashwords publishing: Check out the Smashwords Style Guide The Smashwords Style Guide is a document available online and is a good place to start, to...

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5 Changes You Need to Make to Your Author Website Immediately

5 Changes You Need to Make to Your Author Website Immediately

By on Feb 26, 2017 in Sales and Marketing

Writers are not just writers – they need to be entrepreneurs, marketing experts, and business people to succeed today. Today, there are so many writers, so many books on Amazon, some of which are free or at a very low price. It’s very difficult to tap into a market – and yes, it is a market, even if you want to say “I want to write because I love to write.” Here is...

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