Some of you know that this was a big week around my household: RELEASE WEEK! Yep, that’s right. My wife had a book that came out on Tuesday. She’s had more than 40 of these days, but we repeatedly find ourselves in the same place – checking Amazon rankings every 5 minutes… just hitting refresh […]
I review EVERY person that follows me or connects with me. This describes why Auto Followback isn’t a good idea if you’re looking to sell more books.
In this week’s video, I answer the author question: Do book trailers work?
I realized that I didn’t have a central place for my various walkthroughs on using Createspace 🙂 So here it is: What the heck is Createspace anyway? Createspace is a publishing service for physical books, CDs, and DVDs – the coolest part is that it is all on demand! Authors that were self-publishing used to have to purchase […]
In this post, I answer some of the most frequently asked questions about author platforms. Do you need one? What about authors that do not have one?
Have an author website or blog and looking for some easy ways to connect with the readers? In this video, I answer the question from an author (Part 2 of 2): “I paid a service for 10000 visits to my website, but didn’t sell a single book. What am I doing wrong on my site? […]
I recieved the following question from an author: “I paid a service for 10000 visits to my website, but didn’t sell a single book. What am I doing wrong on my site? How can I get more people to buy my book?” This is a big question 🙂 So I’m splitting it into two parts. […]
As an author, Goodreads is a great place to find and connect with readers in your genre…Here are 4 quick tips to connect with readers in your genre.
Here are 10 of the best Wordpress plugins that will make your author site better for readers, easier to manage, and safer from hackers.
For the past couple months, I’ve used YouTube in the most simplistic sense. I’ve just been posting videos and referencing/embedding them on my site. Yes, I’ve been violating the a major rule of social networking! I’ve been using a platform and building a list of followers (700+ in the last month) and have not fully filled out […]