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Tech Tip for Authors: Microsoft Publisher

Tech Tip for Authors: Microsoft Publisher

Teleseminar: Melinda Copp on How to Get Your Book Idea Focused So It’s Easier to Write

Teleseminar: Melinda Copp on How to Get Your Book Idea Focused So It’s Easier to Write

Event Date: July 27, 2016 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Melinda Copp discusses How to Get Your Book Idea Focused So It’s Easier to Write. Melinda Copp, founder and executive editor of The Writer’s Sherpa, LLC, is a book ghostwriter and editorial consultant based in Bluffton, South Carolina. She specializes in […]

What About the Index? by Sue Klefstad

What About the Index? by Sue Klefstad

Back-of-the-book indexes can have an air of mystery that I would like to dispel by providing answers to some basic questions: Does your book need an index? Should you index your own book? Can a computer write an index? What does the indexer need from you? How much does an index cost? Does your book […]

Speaking Opportunity: Meetup.com

Speaking Opportunity: Meetup.com

If you’re looking for interesting ways to find speaking engagements and promote your book, check out www.Meetup.com. There are groups that meet to discuss topics ranging from business and parenting to vegan cooking and dating. See if you can attend a meeting or act as a guest speaker!

7 Editing Tricks to Speed Up Your Writing Activities – Guest Post by Kate Simpson

7 Editing Tricks to Speed Up Your Writing Activities – Guest Post by Kate Simpson

As a writer, you may find yourself pressured to create a coherent and inspiring piece, the best anyone’s ever read. Unfortunately, there are some realities that we need to face, and deadlines are one of the harshest realities out there. Envision a Structure Do this before you even start. This gives you a clear direction […]

Teleseminar: Stephanie Barko on How to Obtain Endorsements for Your Book

Teleseminar: Stephanie Barko on How to Obtain Endorsements for Your Book

Event Date: May 18, 2016 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Stephanie Barko, Literary Publicist, discusses How to Obtain Endorsements for Your Book. Stephanie Barko’s award-winning clients include traditional publishers and their authors, small presses, and independently published writers. She promotes nonfiction & historical fiction, including how-to, history, career, business, biography, self-help, […]

Become an Infopreneur: Make Money Selling Information Products

Become an Infopreneur: Make Money Selling Information Products

Whether you want to launch a new business or add new revenue streams to your existing business, opportunities abound for info product sales. Information products are offered in a variety of formats, including books, e-books, special reports, audio formats, videos, workbooks, tips booklets, podcasts, and virtually any method in which you can deliver information. Developing […]

Teleseminar: Raleigh Pinskey on How to Craft Great Media Pitches

Teleseminar: Raleigh Pinskey on How to Craft Great Media Pitches

Event Date: April 27, 2016 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Raleigh Pinskey discusses How to Craft Great Media Pitches. Raleigh Pinskey’s mother was convinced her daughter came out of the womb pitching. From winning the “most sold Girl Scout cookies” 3 yrs in row… to selling shoes playing greeter at […]

Host Customer Appreciation Promotions

Host Customer Appreciation Promotions

Offering customer appreciation promotions are a great way to show your audience how much their business means to you, and can also help earn their continued loyalty. Here are some ideas for promotion strategies: Offer promotions/discounts on your services on your business anniversary. Partner with another business or author and promote each other’s services or […]

Become a Resource for Other Experts

Become a Resource for Other Experts

One great way to gain exposure to your site or services is to become listed as another expert’s resource on his or her site. But simply asking that expert (who may or may not be someone in your existing network of contacts) to list you as a resource can be seen as tacky, and might […]