Resources and tips for the self-published author.

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6 Easy Ways for Authors to Create a Brand and Learn to Market

by Auburn Seal  •  March 30, 2017

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Writing a book is only the beginning of the journey toward successful author. One of the other skills you must learn is marketing. There’s a lot involved in creating a marketing campaign for a specific book and it begins with creating your own author brand. Check out this infographic for easy tips that any author

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Authors who Hit it Big After Death

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  March 29, 2017

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  Many of the authors we know and idolize today did not get recognition in their own day.

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Publishing News Roundup Series: Taking Back Writer Control and Increasing Income

by Maureen Crisp  •  March 28, 2017

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  Stats say that monthly incomes are down for authors, but is that actually true?

What does it take to write and publish a book?

What Does it Take to Write and Publish a Book?

by Auburn Seal  •  March 23, 2017

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If you are new writer dreaming of publishing your first book, you might wonder what strategies to employ to finish your book and publish it for the world to see. Any published author will tell you that there are some basic skills you’ll need to master in order to be successful in the self-publishing industry.

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Publishing News Roundup Series: How Current Trends in Writing Can Help Writers Succeed

by Maureen Crisp  •  March 20, 2017

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  Every author wants to know how they can succeed, and keep doing so.


Forgotten Female Storytellers Through the Ages

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  March 17, 2017

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  It is great to see the growth of female recognition in writing, particularly in the last century. But what is important to remember is that female storytellers have always existed, and had a big influence on art and writing.


When and How to Build Your Author Platform

by Auburn Seal  •  March 16, 2017

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All successful self-published authors talk about the importance of building a solid author platform to ensure successful book marketing. But what does that really mean? I’m going to tell you specifically what an author platform should consist of and when you should begin to lay the foundation. I’ll start with when. That’s the easy part.

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Publishing News Roundup Series: Why Big Publishers Buy Small Boutiques

by Maureen Crisp  •  March 14, 2017

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  Why do big publishers buy small ones?


Speedy Content or Solid Marketing Campaign: Which Self-Pub Strategy Works?

by Auburn Seal  •  March 9, 2017

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The publishing industry is saturated with writers and Amazon is packed with new books, but there are plenty of hungry readers. The question is how to reach them? What is the best approach for a self-pubbing author to take to get seen in this brave new world where anyone with a dream and the determination

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Publishing News Roundup Series: How to Recognize Stress Overload in Authors

by Maureen Crisp  •  March 6, 2017

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  Writing is the absolute best. But even writing can wear us out at times.