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Three Simple Hacks to Help Build Your Author Mailing List

by Miral Sattar  •  July 31, 2017

Published in Publishing Tips  •  4 comments

It’s great to diversity and sell your books through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Kobo and other distribution channels, but the rules for those platforms are constantly changing.

Optimal Times to Send Your Author Newsletter?

by Miral Sattar  •  July 9, 2013

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We’re often asked whether it’s important to have a mailing list as part of building your author platform. Yes, but you have to do it right. It’s not just about putting together a great newsletter with great content, having a good subject line, or just having subscribers.

Indiechat 6/25 at 9pm EST! Build Your Email List With Lori Culwell

by  •  June 20, 2013

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

How to Build Your Email Mailing List

by  •  June 18, 2013

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So, here’s the deal.  BEA is finished, I’m slowly getting through my mountain of follow-up work, and I can hear one question ringing in my head that I kept being asked over and over again by authors during my BEA presentations.

The Easiest Way to Ask for Reviews and Engage Readers

by Miral Sattar  •  May 30, 2013

Published in Publishing Tips  •  3 comments

This week I finally bought best-selling author David Gaughran’s book, “Let’s Get Visible”. I’m a huge fan of his why/howto self-publish book titled “Let’s Get Digital.”