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Quick Link: How Book Bloggers Boost Sales for Indie Authors

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. What is an indie author on a budget to do to get reviews and sales? Shayla Raquel, expert editor, seasoned writer, and author-centric marketer has some great tips on how to reach out to book bloggers, including some helpful templates on what […]

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Quick Link: SPS 028: Getting Your First 10,000 Readers with Nick Stephenson

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Who doesn’t want more readers! They are the gift that keeps on giving!  Here is a great podcast from Self-Publishing School to help you find more readers! ~ * ~ Today, I am talking with Nick Stephenson. Nick is a bestselling author […]

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Quick Link: THIS Is The Difference Between Amateur And Pro Writers

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. As Lucy V Hay at Bang2Write states, it is what makes your story different as an author that makes you stand out from the crowd. A really good read! ~ * ~ THIS Is The Difference Between Amateur And Pro Writers By […]

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Quick Link: Adjusting your Vision: Linking Author Identity and Author Brand

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Clay Gilbert posting at Writers And Authors has some great thoughts on how to improve your brand. This is especially good reading for new authors trying to get established, although more experienced authors will find some good information they just might have […]

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Quick Link: 5 Things Indie Authors Need to Consider Before Giving Up

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. You did it, you wrote your book and have it out there for people to buy. But it isn’t selling quite as well as you thought it would. What do you do? The people behind Author Marketing Experts know. Check out their […]

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Quick Link: 5 steps To Building A Successful Author Platform Before you Publish: Donna Galanti

Quick Link: 5 steps To Building A Successful Author Platform Before you Publish: Donna Galanti

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. When is the best time to start marketing your book and looking for an audience? Before you even start writing it! Head on over to the Self Publishing Advice Center of ALLI and find great ideas for building your author platform or […]

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Throwback Thursday! Blogs: 10 reasons authors should have one

Blogs are a few years old in the tech industries, but now they are a must-have for authors who want to get the word out. If you don’t have a blog yet, here’s why you need to get blogging!

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Quick Link: How to Build a Personal Brand While Staying Authentic to Your Craft

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. This is the hard part about being an author as opposed to a writer. You have to market yourself. That is hard, a lot of us (me included) have a hard time connecting socially on the web and think of marketing as […]

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Quick Link: How to Sell Thousands of Books When You Don’t Have an Audience

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Sometimes it feels like a no win situation. People can’t find you because you don’t have any sales but you can’t make sales until people find you. Getting that initial lift is hard for a new author. Thankfully Frank McKinley from Postive […]

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Quick Link: What’s More Important: Author Websites or Social Media?

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. At Jane Friedman, Jane discusses a subject near and dear to my heart – author websites. This should not be an eithor or subject. Having an author site is like having a home. It lets people know who you are and where […]

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Quick Link: The Relaxed Release

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. I think Elizabeth S. Craig is brilliant and has the right idea when it comes to book releases. Do you agree? What tips do you have for a good title release? ~ * ~ The Relaxed Release by Elizabeth S. Craig I […]

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Quick Link: Six Smart Ways Indie Authors Can Collaborate When Marketing

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. We are all in this together as author and writers, so this post from Angela Ackerman at Writer’s Helping Writers hits the spot with how we can help each other with the hardest task of all. Marketing. ~ * ~ Six Smart […]

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Quick Link: How To Get Book Reviews As An Unknown Author

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. The hardest thing is for a new author to get recognized. There are so many titles out there and other authors trying to get recognized as as well.  With a limited number of resources, how do you get started in gathering publicity […]

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Quick Link: Audiobooks are the Fastest Growing Book Market: How to Get Your Book Recorded

Quick Link: Audiobooks are the Fastest Growing Book Market: How to Get Your Book Recorded

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Audiobooks are growing in sales and are very popular. You can also use them as part of an up-sell or deal for your customer. Check out the article from Anne R. Allen’s Blog… with Ruth Harris that interviews someone who actually voices […]

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Quick Link: Audiobooks: What You Should Know

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Audiobooks are a hot and growing market. Definitely worth looking into for your title. Romance University‘s contributor Veronica Scott runs down what you need to know if you are thinking of going audio. ~ * ~ Audiobooks: What You Should Know – […]

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