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SEO Webinar – How to Show up on the First Page of Google as an Author

by Miral Sattar  •  July 5, 2016

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UPDATE: New date for webinar. Moved to August 3, 2016 4pm. Google. It’s the black box that no one really knows what goes on in there. But it’s also the largest search engine in the world. When people search on the Web you want to make sure you and your book show up on the

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#Indiechat Recap – How to Outline Your Novel in 5 Steps

by Christi Sheehan  •  January 28, 2016

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At our last indiechat, award-winning author and writing adviser, K.M. Weiland, shared her five step process for outlining your novel. Her tips redefined what it means to outline your story and debunked common misconceptions around this helpful writing strategy. After all, who knew that outlining could spur bouts of creativity?! Dive into the mind of this

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How to Pitch Your Books to Indie Stores

by Christi Sheehan  •  October 28, 2015

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This past week’s #indiechat topic was “How to Pitch Your Books to Indie Stores.” Armed with helpful research and great questions on the part of chat participants, we’ve curated a list of some excellent tips that will help you create the perfect pitch for your book. You can also see the entire archived indiechat on our Storify

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Proofreading as an Essential Tool

by Bibliocrunch  •  March 28, 2014

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You’ve finished writing your book. Think you’re done? Think Again. Proofreading is an essential tool for publishing. Make sure your book is proofread before its published. After you proofread, proofread again.  


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#IndieChat – Victoria Strauss Discusses How to Avoid Scams

by Bibliocrunch  •  March 27, 2014

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Victoria Strauss, author and founder of publishing watchdog site Writer Beware, will be our guest on Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 4/1/14.


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The Key to a Great Book is Editing

by Bibliocrunch  •  March 24, 2014

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The key to a great book is always editing. Make sure your book is polished before it goes to publication.  


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Make Sure Your Book Has Proper Grammar #AuthorMeme

by Miral Sattar  •  March 21, 2014

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Don’t make a Star Trek captain do a face palm.


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Some Monday Inspiration

by Bibliocrunch  •  March 17, 2014

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Want to write a book, or writing one now and stuck in a writer’s block? Here is some Monday inspiration to help you start your week off right!  


#IndieChat – Nick Ruffilo Talks About the Best Tech Tips for Authors

by Bibliocrunch  •  March 6, 2014

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We’re excited to have Nick Ruffilo, founder of ZenOfTechnology.com and CTO of AerBook, as our guest  on Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 3/11/14.  


#IndieChat – How to Run a Successful Blog Tour with Donna Huber and Amy Del Rosso

by BiblioCrunch  •  October 10, 2013

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Every week we host #indiechat. We invite industry experts and authors to discuss and share tips on the indie and publishing landscape. #Indiechat is held every Tuesday at 9pm Eastern. You can check out our previous chat logs on BiblioCrunch Storify.