Email Lists, Book Covers, Periscope, and Other Assorted Jazz

In my research as to the proper way to have a career as an indie author, I’ve read a good few useful books and absorbed what some successful authors have had to say. The boys over at Realm and Sands, who do the Self-Publishing Podcast, have coined the phrase “Write. Publish. Repeat.”, which is the … More Email Lists, Book Covers, Periscope, and Other Assorted Jazz

I Get Bad Reviews

I’m starting to think I should keep all my short-form content free on Amazon. Sarah Hoyt advises it, and now I’m starting to wonder if the price of zero would spare me reviews like this:  No true fan of Aaron Burr would like this book., November 23, 2013 By jaybee43 Amazon Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review … More I Get Bad Reviews

Authors: Social Media Will Not Bring You an Audience.

It will help you keep an audience when you’ve got one. That’s not what this post at Book Designer starts to say, but that’s what they end up concluding. The lede is buried here: Your key to more followers isn’t posting more frequently or having more conversations. Nor is it constantly checking your feeds to … More Authors: Social Media Will Not Bring You an Audience.