Resources and tips for the self-published author.

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We’re excited to be an official sponsor for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)

by Miral Sattar  •  October 31, 2012

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Dear NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) participants, I’m Miral Sattar, writer/journalist/techie and founder of BiblioCrunch. Kudos to you for embarking on this novel-writing challenge! We’re proud to be an official sponsor for NaNoWriMo and we’ll be supporting our authors in a variety of ways. To start we’ll be hosting a series of Twitter chats on

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Ways to Promote Your Free eBook

by Kate Tilton  •  October 26, 2012

Published in Publishing Tips  •  5 comments

Earlier in the week we covered the sites to help you promote your book when it’s free. Here’s a list of other (simple) steps to take to promote your books.

Sites to spread the word about your free ebook

by Kate Tilton  •  October 24, 2012

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Free ebooks have become one of the many marketing tools used by self-published authors to promote their work.

Exclusive CUNYJCamp Discount for BiblioCrunch Readers and Members!

by BiblioCrunch  •  October 18, 2012

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Today we have a pretty exciting discount for you! We’ve partnered up with CUNYJCamp. Users who register with BC2012 get 10% off CUNYJCamp classes! CUNY J Camp is all about efficient learning for busy professionals. They offer multimedia training and journalism workshops in the heart of Manhattan, at the City University of New York’s Graduate School

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“What is a blog tour?” Interview with Author/Marketer S.R. Johannes + giveaway

by Kate Tilton  •  October 15, 2012

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Today I am so happy to be interviewing Shelli (S.R.) Johannes, author of the Nature of Grace series and marketing maven. Shelli has been on tour for the last six weeks and has come to share her great advice. Hello Shelli! Thank you so much for joining us today on the BiblioCrunch Blog. Can you

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Interview with Book Marketing Maven Dan Blank

by Kate Tilton  •  October 3, 2012

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Today we’re excited to cover the topic of  book marketing in our interview with Dan Blank. With our interview series we hope to give you tips from the pros on marketing, formatting, writing, editing, cover design and everything involved with the book publishing process. 

Worldreader uses ebook tech to bridge the reading gap in African countries

by Steven Graboski  •  October 1, 2012

Published in Interviews  •  11 comments

The media often talks about how ebooks keep changing the consumer world. As more and more people buy eReaders and make their purchases on digital marketplaces, the sales for ebooks are starting to catch up to their print brothers. But how can this technology help those in need through ways not possible before? A former

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How to preview your eBook EPUB files on your iPad using Dropbox

by Miral Sattar  •  September 28, 2012

Published in Publishing Tips  •  13 comments

An easy way to preview your eBook files on your iPad is by using Dropbox.

Giveaway Winners!

by Kate Tilton  •  September 25, 2012

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Out of all of the cool things I do for my job my favorite has to be when I get to giveaway  awesome things to people. And today is one of those awesome days. As a thank you and welcome to our new blog we offered three prizes, and here are the winners! Premium membership

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Exclusive DBW Discoverability & Marketing 2012 Discount

by BiblioCrunch  •  September 18, 2012

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We’re super excited for Digital Book World’s upcoming event Discoverability & Marketing 2012! A little about the event: “Publishers and content developers: To successfully market a new novel, author, brand or app, you need to put your message where your readers live, work, and play: online. This conference will help you make sense of—and profit

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