Blog, articles and information on how to self-publish a book or CD title.

March 27, 2018
Free Books Hurt Authors

4 Reasons Why Free Books Hurt Authors

During the last 15 years, the book industry has gone through a lot of change. First-time authors are self-publishing in record numbers. Print on demand has been a shot in the arm for indie authors. The big chain bookstores have […]
February 9, 2018

9 Reasons Why Authors Should Post on Social Media Every Day

With 330 million active monthly users on Twitter, 800 million active monthly users on Instagram and 2.13 billion active monthly users on Facebook,1 there is no doubt that social media is a great way to get people interested in an […]
January 25, 2018
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How to Start an Email List

One of the best ways to grow your following and get more customers is to start an email list. This list is used to communicate with those interested in your message, products or service. In fact, your email list is […]
December 5, 2017
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7 Tips for Getting Your Book Into Bookstores

For authors, getting your book into bookstores is a great way to increase sales and exposure. The challenge is getting store owners to feel the same. Competition from online stores like Amazon, economic trends and distribution challenges from indie authors has bookstore […]