Marketing Your Book for Self-Publishers

Marketing Your Book for Self-Publishers Many self-published authors have no interest in sales, advertising, or business in general, as they tend to be altruistically artistic. But it would behoove them (and you!) to involve themselves in the process as it will directly affect their book’s success. While writing tends to be a solitary endeavor, marketing…

Why You Need A Book Marketing Program

Why You Need A Book Marketing Program Just because you wrote a new book doesn’t mean that your book is guaranteed to sell. Even if it’s the next Great American Novel, it won’t be a success if it doesn’t get into the collective conscious of the public. This is why your book needs good marketing…

11 Things To Know Before Publishing Your Book

11 Things To Know Before Publishing Your Book • Who is going to edit and proofread the work? • Who am I trying to sell this to? • Where are they? • How can I reach them? • Get paperbacks printed: look into short runs and print on demand but make sure you use a…

What is Self-Publishing?

What is Self-Publishing? Self-publishing will be defined differently depending on who you ask. According to people who work in traditional publishing houses, authors who pay for their editing, formatting, or cover design are self-publishing their work. The book is traditionally published only if the publisher pays the publishing expenses. However, this often excludes marketing services.…

Physical Books or eBooks?

Physical Books or eBooks? I do not know why people support a single thing. They should gather their Pros & Cons, and then compare. After comparison, they should land on the main thing, “Which is better.” When it comes to reading, people either choose e-books, or hardcovers/softcovers. Both have their flaws, and it entirely depends…

Self Publish in 2018

Self Publish Your Book This 2018 Of those who do write a book and attempt to publish through traditional channels (i.e.: big publishing companies), about 98% get a rejection letter. That statistic alone is enough to turn away the vast majority of would-be authors. Which is a shame, really. Because there are so many people…

7 Steps to Writing a Good Children’s Book

7 Steps to Writing a Good Children’s Book What most people don’t know is that editors receive more picture book manuscripts than any other genre. Why? Because it seems so easy to do. Well, despite popular belief, writing books for small people who can’t even read is really hard. If you want your picture book…

How to Build and Strengthen Your Brand as an Author

How to Build and Strengthen Your Brand as an Author Admit or not, every profession is being judged and evaluated by others. People would see your work, your relevance and the value you offer by what you share where it’s intentional or unintentional. This is why celebrities are very careful of their own personal branding,…

Kickstart and Pursue Your Writing Career

I am not going to lie to you; not many writers can bag a significant book publishing deal worth millions. It’s the reality, not everyone can be Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, or Julia Roberts, right? But don’t be discouraged, there are a lot of ways to be a known writer and make book sales and…