The Kindle family has already completed 10 years in the ereader market. In conjunction with the Kindle Store and Kindle apps, it has boosted the ebook and ereader industry, helping millions of people read without having to carry physical books. Ebook Friendly has created a great infographic in order to celebrate the anniversary. You can […]
Self Publishing Your Own Book: When Should You Consider It? Self-publishing your own book is one of the publishing industry’s dirty little secrets. Mainstream publishers, editors, and authors easily dismiss self-publishing and print on demand publishing as a rip-off for both the writer and reader. After all, if the writer was a real writer then […]
We’re not going to dig too deep into the advantages an e-reader brings, however, you can’t get past the fact that their special screens are designed for extended reading without extra effort on the eyes, they can easily resist the sunlight glare and there are many to add on top of these. So, let’s jump […]
The more you engage with customers, the clearer things become and the easier it is to determine what you should be doing” — John Russell, President of Harley Davidson.
I conclude this series by exploring how you can develop a relationship with your readers over time and build your platform as an author.
Welcome back! Today’s post, the ninth in the “Self-Publish a Book” series is all about writing and self-publishing a great book. Previous Posts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8 Formulating your pre-publication marketing campaign If you’ve been building your profile as a writer for some time, you probably have a mailing list […]
Welcome back! Today’s post, the eighth in the “Self-Publish a Book” series is all about writing a great book.
This week’s post is about how to market your (self-published) book online.
How do successful authors market their books?
Buying books on Amazon? Save money with this nifty browser extension In an era when basically anything we want is available to purchase with the click of a button, it can be easy to forget that there are places that exist where we can get (or at least borrow) those same items for FREE. It […]
Welcome back! Today’s post, the seventh in the “Self-Publish a Book” series is all about writing a great book. Previous Posts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6 The notorious POD (print-on-demand publishing) So you now have your ebook out there (at least on Amazon), you might wonder, “why go through the trouble of […]