I’m always the amused when authors to be jump the gun to become an author. Don’t, there’s lots you need to learn in the very fast whirlwind of publishing that if not, can paralyze your book. And you.
Avoid the RTP Syndrome … Rush to Publish. Too many authors rush into publishing without understanding the many hurdles and obstacles. Breathe and start learning. You are on a marathon, not a sprint.
Start hanging out … meaning that …
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As an author, you are a business owner, you want the best for your authoring business, but sometimes the budget calls for you to find creative, cost-effective solutions. With the countless online applications, services and tools available, you have many options you can use to run your business.
Here are 5 free tools and services that may be of assistance to your business per my favorite Geek Girl, Kelly Johnson of CornerstoneVA.com:
1. MeetingBurner.com – This is a …
If you need “another” phone number, one that you don’t have to pay an arm and a leg for … … it’s Google to the rescue. If you don’t want to use your personal number for posting on your website, get a Google phone number. Here’s what I like about it–the redirect and the reveal.
Redirect means that it gets directed to the number you want to answer but not reveal. I use my mobile. AND …
The so called “HUGE news” in bookland last week was all about Barnes & Noble: it has actually made a competitive move that could leave Amazon in the dust (there are 640 BN stores … Amazon has only 3) … but will it? I don’t think so. Maybe it may just be:
And maybe it’s too little, too late.
Yes, B&N is the gorilla when it comes to brick and mortar stores—in all 50 states. Amazon has …
Is Anyone Listening or Viewing Out There?
If you do webinars … do you have any idea what your listeners/viewers are doing? Below is a recap of a study sponsored by Intercall, the largest InternetConference Call Center.
So what is the average person doing during your in-depth presentation?
65% are doing other work
63% are sending an email
55% are eating or making food
47% are going to the restroom (hope with the mute button on!)
44% are texting
43% are checking …
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Calling all Authors and Authors-to-be: Have you written a book, but feel clueless on how to upload it to CreateSpace or IngramSpark or anything to do within the Amazon realm? Clueless no more is your new motto with this eye-opening FREE webinar slated for Thursday, July 7th.
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Today is the 4th of July … a huge day in America. For Authors and Writers globally, join in our celebration of the FREEDOM of your words. The liberation for you as the writer … and the freedom that your readers savor for hope, encouragement and inspiration.
A self-published book can mean almost anything … from what gets spilled out of the fingers and mind of the author to the presentation from the local printing shop …