December 12, 2019

CEO James Daunt calls Barnes and Noble Bookstores “Crucifyingly Boring”

Barnes and Noble’s new CEO James Daunt had a lot to say about his company in a speech he gave at the FutureBook Conference in London […]
October 25, 2019

Be Confident in Your Message

The world of publishing has changed a lot over the past several years. Prospective authors have started to shift away from traditional publishing to explore self-publishing […]
October 3, 2019

Overcoming Writer’s Block

Everyone falls prey to procrastination at one point or another. But procrastination is specifically a problem for writers. We even have our own term for it–writer’s […]
February 28, 2019

Paid Book Promotion

Authors and publishers often participate in paid book promotion for a book’s marketing campaign. The reason? It’s a very effective way of getting your book in […]
July 19, 2018

Social Media Goals for Indie Authors

Indie authors involved with either hybrid publishing or self-publishing must utilize social in some aspect to find some success with their books in today’s crowded market. […]
May 3, 2018

Book Marketing Basics: Building Relationships

To be a successful author, especially a successful indie author,  it is absolutely crucial you know what message you are trying to market, you understand how […]
January 30, 2018

Why You Need to Focus on Book Reviews (Not Book Sales)

It’s a hard thing to hear but your opinion is not going to be trusted when your potential readers are considering giving your book a shot. […]