Self-publishing tips for ebooks and print books
Self-publishing can be overwhelming for new writers. This post gives advice to writers wanting to self-publish their first book.
Nine FREE Ways to Market Books • Indie Author Lifeline 2021
Free ways to help readers find and fall in love with your eBooks. Here are nine free ways to market books.
The Writer's Guide to Building an Email List
Ahh, the 'List'. As a writer, building your email subscriber list may not (yet) have become paramount in your quest for an engaged audience. Setting up and tweaking your blog, learning the intricate language of Twitter and ensuring your brand is hallmarked for longevity has, thus far, consumed every moment of your free time, right? But if you spend any time online, and particularly within the marketing community, you will hear this important proverb ad nauseam: The money is in the list. The…
Kindle Direct Publishing: How to Make Real Money on Amazon
With Kindle Direct Publishing, you can self-publish your book on Amazon and start making money. This massive, how-to KDP guide will show you how.
5 New Book Publishing Services to Consider in 2017
With the year well underway, you likely already have your most recent book idea almost finished and ready for its final touches before your official release. The only thing standing between you and steady sales is sending your manuscript off to a publishing service for fine-tuning. Of course, you ca
How to Launch a Book (When You Have a Small Platform)
In August of 2019 I published my first book, called Invited: The Power of Hospitality in an Age of Loneliness, with a small, but professional publisher. They were able to get my book in a few magazine ads and sent it in to be reviewed by Publisher's Weekly and some other well-known publications, whi
The 10 Best Websites for Children's Book Writers - Journey to KidLit
Are you wanting to learn more about becoming a children's book writer? Here are 10 of the best websites for children's book writers to find more information!
How to Write Electric Character Chemistry
Lovable misfits, romantic entanglements, lasting friendships, adorable family dynamics - character chemistry is the secret sauce to creating a story people want to consume over and over. But how do you capture it? That’s what I set out to discover. I love children’s stories, so my first instin
Side Hustle Spotlight: How to Become A Children's Book Author and Illustrator
For today's Side Hustle Spotlight I have a very special treat for you. Today we will learn how to become a children's book author and illustrator. So, let me introduce you to the very talented Leah Gilbert! I met Leah and her husband several years ago through a couples class at the church my wife and I attend here in Denver. A couple years we learned that she was signed by an agent which was just the first huge step of many many more to come that would let Leah make her dream come true…
20+Companies That Will Publish Your Children's Book
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The Writer's Handbook
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The Ultimate Self-Publishing Tool Kit — Well-Storied.
Are you ready to prepare your book for publishing? Congratulations! Self-publishing a book is a thrilling process, but it's often an overwhelming one as well. Fortunately, finding the right publishing team to help you bring your book to life can make all the difference. Below, I've put together an epic list of trusted and experienced companies and freelancers offering project management, editing, proofreading, cover design, formatting, and other helpful services. Dive right on in and…
A step by step guide on how to self-publish a Children’s picture book
Follow my journey to self-publishing my children's picture book. I'll take you step by step through the process I go through to get my first children's picture book published.
Step 6: Decide on a self-publishing platform
Do you want a breakdown of the most popular print on demand providers. Look no further, I've done the work for you.