The typical self-published author sells less than 100 books. One Hundred Freakin’ Books! Yikes. You can’t make a living that way. You can’t cover your costs of production. What you do has become frustrated and dismayed. In other words, you fail–something that wasn’t in your vision path when you first started doing your authoring and publishing path.
Yes Dear Author, there is a significant difference between authors who sell just a few books (and yes, that’s …
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Hot Marketing from the Get-Go with Bublish Buttercup Juice for Massive Distribution
Have you discovered Bublish? It’s a fun and very cool way to market your books …
If you are like me, your email box is loaded … in fact, overloaded … with offers to do “this” and offers to do “that”; with call to action after call to action. It’s exhausting, to say the least.
Each year, I put an enormous amount of time and energy in putting together AuthorU’s annual Extravaganza—a three-day event bringing a variety of publishing and marketing experts together under one roof. Each commit to not being Swoopers—speakers who …
Each summer, I teach the How to Write a Book in 4 Weeks workshop … Sometimes, I join in and complete one; other times, I start one, knowing that it will take some time.
The first time, crowdfunding was on my mind. Seeing now what’s known as the Author YOU Mini-Series, The CrowdFunding Guide for Authors & Writers was generated. A total of 96 pages in a 5 x 7 format, four colors throughout and with …
The Book Shepherds: Why should you write a book? The Credibility Factor
#2 Your book creates The Creditibility Factor. Creating a book with substance and quality says reams about whom and what you are. You’ve done the research; you’ve done a study;
Last week, the Publicity Hound Joan Stewart, Amazon and Library Expert Amy Collins, Authors Virtual Assistant Kelly Johnson, Award-Winning Book Designer Rebecca Finkel, Writing and Audio Expert Mara Purl and yours truly, The Book Shepherd® shared multiple tips, tricks and ahas to support authors, their books and marketing efforts.
As promised to the 400+ registrants, we recorded the webinar that featured 30 Sizzling Tips for Authors. Your link for replay is HERE.
Thirty plus one tips were …
Discover Cloze Pronto … Never Miss an Important Date Again
If you are like me … sometimes your “smart” phone turns really dumb … as in it deletes items that you would bet your life on you entered into your calendar. Dates, consults, meetings, webinars, reminders, etc. I’ve had this happen more times than not. Then there is my online email/calendar via my computer. It’s supposed to sync but between the mobile and the computer, I …
30 Sizzling Tips for Authors Pops this Week … and We Are Going to Sea!
I have six questions for you today.
1 Would you like to know instantly … I mean instantly … what the keywords and key phrases that the top influencers in your industry or the best-selling authors you consider your competitors are using?
2 Would you like to learn one, make your book pop off the shelf book trick that will make your book soar in …