Marketing

Takeover: Best Low-Cost Book Publicity

Takeover: Best Low-Cost Book Publicity

Author P.J. Friel talks about her upcoming takeover. Learn more about this easy and fun way to sell more books

Amazon Ad vs. Facebook Ad: A real life comparison

Amazon Ad vs. Facebook Ad: A real life comparison

Faceoff:Amazon vs. Facebook ads Last weekend I ran a 99¢ special on my book, Your Novel This Month as part of the Prep_tober kickoff for NaNoWriMo. Since I have no mailing list and a small website following, I knew that I would need to pay […]

My Real-life Amazon Ad-authortoolbox

My Real-life Amazon Ad-authortoolbox

Is an Amazon Ad really worth the cost? A real life look at using Amazon sponsored ads to sell self-published books

Citing Photos in WordPress from Adobe Spark

Citing Photos in WordPress from Adobe Spark

Citing stock photos is a free way to support photographers. The quickest and easiest way to cite stock photos from Adobe Spark in your Wordpress posts

Working with a Cover Designer

Working with a Cover Designer

What it’s really like to work with a Cover Designer This week I am excited to talk with the author P.J. Friel on her experience working with professional cover artist Damonza for her debut paranormal romance A Twist of Wyrd. Ms. Friel, who designs covers for […]

8 Effective Book Marketing Strategies

8 Effective Book Marketing Strategies

8 strategies for marketing yourself as an author and selling more books. Tips for how to get started and how to keep improving the reach of your brand

Getting started in Guest Blogging

Getting started in Guest Blogging

Guest blogging is a great way for writers to gain an audience. With a little investment of time, writers can produce lasting benefits for their careers.

Avoiding Scam Publishers

Avoiding Scam Publishers

While most writers know vanity presses are little more than scam publishers, many intelligent people still fall into their traps.

Optimizing your Online Book Description

Optimizing your Online Book Description

Use elements of web design to optimize your online book description and boost your Amazon sales.

Cover Design Mistakes

Cover Design Mistakes

You cover is your number 1 sales tool. No matter how good your novel is, no one will read it if your cover looks amateurish.