Topic: Book Publishing

Hot Spit … Here’s a Great Solution to Creating Your Own Book Store

Hot Spit … Here’s a Great Solution to Creating Your Own Book Store

And, you can do it in minutes—I promise and be open within the day. How cool is that?
Let’s face it. Amazon has become a challenge this past month for many authors and publishers. It’s decided to goose up the sales of “third party” sellers, sometimes leaving we authors at the bottom of the option buying pile.

Last year, Ingram bought Aerio. Its software allows any individual or publishing sites to create stores, get opt-in customer relations, …

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Special Amazon Alert for All Authors and Publishers

Special Amazon Alert for All Authors and Publishers

DANGER, AUTHOR … DANGER, AUTHOR … DANGER, AUTHOR
Heads up authors … when you sell your book as the author/publisher, you may no longer be at the top of the list of buy choices!

 
Three of my clients have reported in writing that they have been “snagged” in the Amazon re-positioning of where to buy book from. What I’ve found is that it’s not on ALL book pages, but it’s growing. One went to buy three copies of a …

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AUG WEBINAR Create WorkBooks and Adult Coloring Books!

AUG WEBINAR Create WorkBooks and Adult Coloring Books!

Get ready to create a variation of your book and expertise that Marvel Comics would be proud of! With the ability to tap into Amazon’s CreateSpace and IngramSpark, you too can join the crowd that had gotten the “how-tos” of creating workbooks, guidebooks, comics … even adult coloring books (not to mention kiddos). If you publish children’s books and adult coloring books or even if you publish nonfiction … OR, are thinking about doing it …

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It’s Selfie Time … Are You Doing Publicity Shout-Outs?

It’s Selfie Time … Are You Doing Publicity Shout-Outs?

 
If you want to move from barely visible to all over the place, there’s work to do when and where is comes to gather publicity for yourself … for your book.
Here are ten tips to get you started:

Create a Website for your book. No exceptions. If you don’t have one, it will be hard for potential readers to find you and the media to promote you. Make sure that you have a media tab on …

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