My Wife’s Relay For Life Raffle

I wasn’t intending to blog about this, but after looking at her post today I decided to share it for two reasons She’s got some awesome prizes for authors (and Readers) It’s for a great cause (American Cancer Society) and it’s tax deductible. Let me be clear that the prizes for authors are VERY awesome […]

5 Blogging Tips for Authors

It’s no secret that I advocate to all authors to start a blog.  The fact is – for those marketing products, just having a blog will (on average) double the number of marketing leads.  For authors (especially self published ones), this is absolutely true and your blog will contribute to getting more sales, potential readers, and fans. Here […]

3 Things You Should Do if You’re a New Writer

Perhaps you just finished your first book…or perhaps you haven’t even finished the first chapter. I’ve put a bit of thought into this and believe there are three things you should do if you’re just starting out in the industry: make some writing friends (fid a local writing group), get better at writing (improve your […]

Amazon KDP Select

Is Publishing in KDP Select a Good Idea?

Wondering if KDP Select is a good idea? This article looks at the major benefits and gives recommendations for when it’s a good time to choose Amazon KDP Select

Why You Should Wait on Facebook Advertising

When you do a lot of work with internet marketing, it doesn’t take long to find (or in my case, get emails) about how someone got 100,000  Facebook likes in 48 hours.  They sell a plan to use Facebook Ads to get the word out about  their fan page and get a ton of likes. […]