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Weekly News: 16th September 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: PublishDrive have changed their pricing. Authors will now have to pay a monthly...

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Weekly News: 9th September 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: If you haven’t already updated your WordPress install to 5.2.3, do so as...

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Weekly News: 2nd September 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Not all book promotion ideas are equal. Here are some to avoid. Don’t...

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Weekly News: 26th August 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: There are big changes on the horizon for Facebook ads. Advice for authors...

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Weekly News: 19th August 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: David Gaughran answers the most common questions about BookBub ads. Choosing an editor...

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A Missed Opportunity

One reason some authors choose to independently publish their book is the greater royalties they get on each sale. Another reason, more important to some, is keeping control over the publishing and the marketing. Traditional publishers are good at what they do, but they can’t know the book as deeply as the author does, and that can lead to missed opportunities.

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Weekly News: 12th August 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: If you have a Facebook “Like” button on your website, you might want...

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Weekly News: 5th August 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Should you self-publish your children’s book? It depends. How to sell your memoir....

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Weekly News: 29th July 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: How to maximize sales (and potentially hit a best-seller list) when you launch...

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Weekly News: 22nd July 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: How to create a lead magnet to market your books. Ten lessons from...