The Pros and Cons of Hybrid Publishing

The Pros and Cons of Hybrid Publishing

Six things about hybrid publishing that every first-time author should know. Are you thinking about writing a book, or do you already have a finished manuscript in hand? Excellent! Now are you looking into the different options that are available for publishing your...
The Five Keys to Selling Your Book

The Five Keys to Selling Your Book

My personal roadmap to help you sell more books. Many authors pour their heart and soul into writing their books, and so they should. The act of writing a book can be a beautiful, life-changing process. However, some new authors make the mistake of thinking that since...
How to Build Your Author Platform

How to Build Your Author Platform

“All things being equal, people will do business with, and refer business to, those people they know, like and trust.” –Bob Burg If you close your eyes and try to imagine a successful author, you might conjure up the image of someone ensconced in their study at home,...
12 Ways to Promote Your Book: Part 3

12 Ways to Promote Your Book: Part 3

Never stop promoting your book! “Whenever an individual or a business decides that success has been attained, progress stops.” –Thomas J. Watson Jr. Not every book, no matter how well written or ultimately how popular, will appeal to everyone. Not even J.K. Rowling or...
What Makes a Memoir Stand Out?

What Makes a Memoir Stand Out?

Four ways to improve your memoir writing and tell your story in the way that readers crave. Hundreds of memoirs are published in the United States every year. These collections of memories shine light on the lives, loves and deeds of their writers and often delight,...
12 Ways to Promote Your Book: Part 2

12 Ways to Promote Your Book: Part 2

Are you 100% happy with your book sales? Then let’s get ready to sell more books. “Opportunities don’t happen. You create them.” —Chris Grosser In a recent blog article, we began to discuss some of the ways that you as the author—and your book’s publisher, if you have...