Nov 01

Why Your Book Needs a WordPress Site

To be effective a site needs to be stable and reliable and it needs to give you the options to meet the unique needs of your audience. Too many writers getting started on the web don’t realize what their options are and end up choosing an “easy” and “cheap” solution that turns out to be …

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Aug 24

Blogging tips for Authors: What to Blog About

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Blogging tips for Authors: What to Blog About   If you find it difficult to post fresh content on your blog every single week. Don’t get too frustrated. Not every blog post needs to be a brilliant essay. It’s possible to be an effective blogger and spend less than 15 minutes writing each post! How? …

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Aug 18

How to Run a Blog Tour

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Do you want more visibility for your books? Run a blog tour.  Running a blog tour can build excitement for your book, and expose your book to new audiences and make more book sales.       Benefits of a Blog Tour Get known to more readers. Get reviews. Show off your expertise. Sell books. Important …

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May 21

Kindle Formatting Tips Using Microsoft Word

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  Kindle Formatting tips using Microsoft Word. Did you know that Kindle books are text-based so very little formatting is permitted? If you are using Microsoft Word (which is actually the best way to write Kindle books), use the following formatting styles in the formatting ribbon.     Plain text, left-aligned Plain text, centered Plain …

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Apr 16

3 Reasons Authors Should Blog

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As a writer have you thought about this? Being an author in 2013 is like being a small business owner. You need a marketing strategy or you will go out of business. If people can’t find you, they can’t buy your book. In my experience having a digital marketing strategy is absolutely essential. Blogs or …

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Apr 04

How to Use Amazon Categories To Obtain a Bestseller

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  Experienced Kindle Publishers understand the importance of category selection. Categories help browsers (people) find your book .When customers browse through the Amazon Kindle Store for books that might interest them, they are presented with genres and subgenres. By selecting browse categories, you decide which genres feature your book. Your positioning on Amazon can make all …

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Feb 22

Fire Morels For Profit

Kindle book How to find and pick fire morels and find buyers that will buy at top price www.firemoreslforprofit.com website: http://www.firemorelsforprofit.com facebook: http://facebook.com/susannecollyer

Feb 22

My Black Cat

Feb 16

How to put Kindle Preview of your book directly into your webpage

How to embed a preview of your Kindle Book directly into your webpage Have you ever thought that it would be nice if visitors could sample your Kindle Book without ever leaving your blog? By using the  Kindle Cloud Reader your readers are already in love with the story and are eager to  click on …

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Feb 10

infographic: Growth of Web Usage

friends over at WhoIsHostingThis.com created the following infographic that I thought you might be interested in;  I love stats and  time lines. Check it out! Source: Who Is Hosting This.com

Jan 14

Publish Ebook through Amazon or On My Own?

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How do I publish my ebook? Should I go through Amazon or do it on my own?” The answer is “both.” You want to have your content available in as many formats as you can because you want to provide as many readers as you can with the format they prefer. You can create a …

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