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  • Is there a book inside of you that is just busting to come out but you don't know how to get it out into the world? It's easy and it's not expensive!

    Why Write And Self Publish A Book?

    Why Write And Self Publish A Book?

    by iamradiantrose1

  • When interviewing an author, you want to be creative. Do you really want to ask the same questions that other interviewers are asking? That gets boring after a while and will not prompt readers to check in on any interview you conduct.

    Be Creative When Interviewing Authors

    Be Creative When Interviewing Authors

    by Rebecca Graf0

  • Writing a book isn't enough, even if you do land an agent! By building a name for yourself, you ensure the success of your work and supplement what your people can do for you.

    How to Market Yourself as an Author for Free

    How to Market Yourself as an Author for Free

    by Sarah Gawle1

  • In order to grow, you must be willing to always learn and invest in yourself. This article gives you helpful tips that will aid in your freelance writing business.

    Growing as a Freelance Writer

    Growing as a Freelance Writer

    by Billie Raucci8

  • How to create a group on Facebook to promote your small business. How to join Facebook groups to share your articles online and sell your crafts and other products. I show you how to start a Facebook group for business.

    How to Create a Facebook Group to Promote Your Business

    How to Create a Facebook Group to Promote Your Business

    by L M Reid20

  • As a vital ingredient of search engine optimisation, link building can make the difference between ranking on page 1 and page 100. In this guide I'll outline the steps to perfecting a scalable backlink strategy to achieve exponential organic growth for your business online.

    An Actionable Guide to Building a Backlink Strategy for SEO

    An Actionable Guide to Building a Backlink Strategy for SEO

    by tomjwillis0

  • All new authors need to get people to notice their books. Here are 7 ways to help you get that job accomplished.

    7 Ways to Get Your Book Known

    7 Ways to Get Your Book Known

    by Rebecca Graf1

  • Frustrated by the prospect of offering their content for free, bloggers and website owners may turn to a gated content strategy. Learn what is gated content, along with its risks and rewards.

    What Is Gated Content?

    What Is Gated Content?

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Most people are familiar with the concept of an ebook. But when authors choose to self publish their work as ebooks, the "What is an ebook?" question gets more complicated as discussed here.

    What Is an Ebook... Really?

    What Is an Ebook... Really?

    by Heidi Thorne12

  • Authors can be so concerned about getting book reviews for their books that they fail to do book reviews for other authors. Discover the benefits of supporting other writers with book reviews.

    Book Reviews: Why Authors Need to Do Them

    Book Reviews: Why Authors Need to Do Them

    by Heidi Thorne13

  • Everyone has a story inside of them, waiting to be told. However, only a fraction succeed in getting the story “out there.” If you want your novel to reach the world, first understand the main obstacles that cull most would-be authors.

    Top 6 Reasons You Can't Finish Your Novel

    Top 6 Reasons You Can't Finish Your Novel

    by Jana Louise Smit1

  • A blogger is a person who operates and regularly authors a website on a specific subject from their personal expertise and experience. But how do you become one?

    Get That Job: Professional Blogger

    Get That Job: Professional Blogger

    by Jaldert Maat0

  • Ghostwriters - there are more of them out there producing good works with zero kudos or royalties for their efforts than you could ever imagine. So why do they bother?

    Ghostwriters in the Sky

    Ghostwriters in the Sky

    by Cherie Mitchell3

  • What does a beta reader do? He or she can provide valuable early feedback prior to self publishing a book or eBook manuscript. Learn more about hiring and working with beta readers.

    What is a Beta Reader for Books?

    What is a Beta Reader for Books?

    by Heidi Thorne22

  • This article analyses Kindle Scout as a publicity tool. The program does offer contracts to some authors, but has many advantages for Amazon / Kindle and less direct benefits for the authors.

    The Kindle Scout Experience for Writers

    The Kindle Scout Experience for Writers

    by Cecelia0

  • Can you make money blogging? Back in the early days, yes. Today? Well, it's more challenging. While the blogging model of the mid-2000s may be going extinct, it is evolving into something else.

    Is Blogging Going Extinct—or Evolving?

    Is Blogging Going Extinct—or Evolving?

    by Heidi Thorne16

  • Dan Poynter, the "father of self-publishing," is an inspiration to new aspiring self-published authors. His books offer advice for any writer hoping to break into the business of self-publishing.

    Dan Poynter, the Father of Self-Publishing

    Dan Poynter, the Father of Self-Publishing

    by Jennifer Wilber2

  • What is affiliate marketing and how does it work? This article describes what affiliate marketing is and how to make money from affiliate marketing.

    How to Earn From Affiliate Marketing

    How to Earn From Affiliate Marketing

    by Michael-Duncan0

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