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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

 
Are you tripping up your Book Designer?
Remember — your book is for your readers … not for you. Your cover should be the lure to hook a potential buyer and bring them in …, not you. Yes, you should be happy with it … but sometimes the “WOW” will come from others eyes, your readers, fans, and buyers … not always your own.
Let your designer do his or her job. When you have samples — …

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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas: List and Sell YOUR eBOOK

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas: List and Sell YOUR eBOOK

 

We Authors love FREE stuff. And let’s face it, outside of Amazon, little is done to position an eBook. Here are two resources for you to list yours—one includes an extensive Directory. Note—websites come and go. Some may no longer be available when you click on the various links.
 
1.    Thanks to the Kindle Boards, here’s a long list of places where self-published authors can promote their eBook for free!

2.    Here’s more information about the …

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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

 

Writing ahas … therefore TIPS!
Comedy writing tells the truth … about the writer and a situation …
When writing fiction, and your character is in an impossible situation … all can lead with is: what happens next. Don’t try to unravel what is happening, go with it.
Let our characters “talk to you” … trust them.

 

Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. She empowers authors and is the Founder of AuthorU.org, a membership organization created for the serious author …

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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

There are four huge reasons why you should consider, and main, publishing on your own: quality, control, timing, and money. And in no particular order—although, if you have a “hot” topic the time factor rears its head first.

1 Quality is, well, about quality. If a printed book—the cover presentation; back cover copy; the paper; the interior design—the whole visual aspect of the book. Then there’s the content. The story makes sense; you don’t need …

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Kick-Butt Author and Book Publishing Ahas‏

Kick-Butt Author and Book Publishing Ahas‏

What’s new in 2015? Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips leads the list for The Book Shepherd Blog …

I love tips — it’s always the take-aways I’m looking for at a conference, workshop, program, meeting, event- you name it, it’s the “gem” in the pile that I can see the immediate “aha” to and implement in my “get it done” mode.
When I think of the creation of Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers, so many of the 250 …

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