Topic: Book Industry News

Join ME this SUMMER to Write a Book in One Month

Join ME this SUMMER to Write a Book in One Month

It’s SUMMERTIME … what are you going to do to add to your offerings to Fans, Followers and those who are looking for solutions to problems?
Have your thought about a new, quickie book? Would you like to get the guts of it done in JUST 4 WEEKS?  Say what–a new book in a month?
YUP … yes you can AND YOU can start in July. By FALL, with work … it can become a Ta Dah! …

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Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

Kick-Butt Author and Publishing Tips & Ahas

 

I loved the workshop delivered by LinkedIn expert and author of LinkedIn 101 Ways to Rock Your Brand, Viveka von Rosen for the AuthorU.org community. Of course, it was ALL about LinkedIn … how to maximize what you are doing as an author, how to use it to expand your branding and expertise and, of course, your author success.
If you are like me, at least on one of the LinkedIn features, I just let LinkedIn do “it’s …

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Want money to produce your book? Here’s help…

Want money to produce your book?  Here’s help…

I’ve landed—yesterday was a major travel day (Denver to Kona, Hawaii is many hours) … but here’s what I view it as … QUIET time. I got to read a book for pleasure and I put together the infrastructure of not ONE, but TWO online courses that have been on my personal To Do list. Sometimes, just stepping away is what I need. No phones; no Internet; and no talking with others is just what …

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The Word IS OUT eBook, Trade Revenues Down in First Half of 2016 for the Majors …

The Word IS OUT eBook, Trade Revenues Down in First Half of 2016 for the Majors …

 
Stats on sales and publishing always lag. The Association of American Publishers show that the Big Five publishers’ eBook revenues continue to decline for the first half of 2016—data for the second half will most likely come out in the May 2017 timeframe.
Overall revenues were down 3.4% in the first half of the year, and more specifically trade revenues were down 1.1%.
What formats are selling? Hardback sales grew one percent; paperback sales rose by 8.8% …

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10 BIG Reasons Why You Should Cancel EVERYTHING and be at the 3-Day Extravaganza starting this Thursday  

10 BIG Reasons Why You Should Cancel EVERYTHING and be at the 3-Day Extravaganza starting this Thursday  

This week delivers the seventh annual Author U extravaganza. And an event that is designed for both newbie and establishes authors to basically take their book to any level they envision.
Throughout the Extravaganza, attendees have the opportunity to interact with 30 excellent publishing service providers. That means that book designers, cover designers, editors, printers, publishing legal experts and experts in book marketing will all be there.
That means that you have the opportunity to basically get everything …

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The Perfect Author Antidote – Deal with Publishing Overwhelm

The Perfect Author Antidote – Deal with Publishing Overwhelm

Are you feeling overwhelmed in the publishing maze?
This week is the official launch for my latest book, How to Avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders, Bloopers & Boo-Boos. I love the fun of it … and the essentials/must haves and knows of it. And you will too

For everyone who lets me know that they already have a copy—and if you do PLEASE post a REVIEW on Amazon NOW … it makes a huge difference in your …

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