Author Archive: Stephanie Chandler

Stephanie Chandler is the founder of the Nonfiction Authors Association and Nonfiction Writers Conference, and author of several books including "The Nonfiction Book Marketing Plan" and "Own Your Niche." A frequent speaker at business events and on the radio, she has been featured in Entrepreneur, BusinessWeek, and Wired magazine.

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Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Develop a Campaign

Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Develop a Campaign

Just like anything else, growing an email list requires scheduling it into your work week. Develop a campaign to constantly grow your email list, such as hosting free webinars or teleseminars and requiring registration to participate. Schedule this out for the year both to build buzz and to give yourself adequate preparation time.

Must Have Book Marketing Tips for First Time Authors by Brenda Berg

Must Have Book Marketing Tips for First Time Authors by Brenda Berg

Have you written your first book? Congratulations! All that hard work and those late nights at the keyboard are about to pay off. Before they do though, you’re going to need to put more time into marketing that book. After all, what’s the point if no one ever reads it? Here are some of the […]

35 Ways to Increase Website Traffic for Authors

35 Ways to Increase Website Traffic for Authors

As an author, one of your primary goals with online marketing is to drive traffic to your website where potential readers can learn about you, your books and any other offerings you have. The good news is that you don’t have to sit back and wait for people to find your site—there are many ways […]

Recording: Joel Friedlander: Book Design Mistakes to Avoid

Recording: Joel Friedlander: Book Design Mistakes to Avoid

Join us as Joel Friedlander discusses Book Design Mistakes to Avoid. About Joel Friedlander Joel Friedlander is an award-winning book designer, blogger, and writer. He speaks regularly at industry events and is the author of A Self-Publisher’s Companion and coauthor of The Self-Publisher’s Ultimate Resource Guide. The blogger behind TheBookDesigner, Joel is a columnist for Publishers Weekly, and was named by Writer’s Digest as one […]

9 Steps to Start Your Career as a Nonfiction Writer by Richard Nolan

9 Steps to Start Your Career as a Nonfiction Writer by Richard Nolan

Have you ever dreamed of a writing career? The dreaming will never be enough to reach your goal. If you want to write nonfiction professionally, you need to start working on your writing skills now. Of course, you will never learn how to write until you start to practice your skill. So if you want […]

Round-Up Question of the Week: What are some of your favorite books for writers?

Round-Up Question of the Week: What are some of your favorite books for writers?

This week we asked our community on Facebook to answer this question: What are some of your favorite books for writers? Here’s what they had to say: My two favorite books to recommend to new and emerging writers are Strunk & White’s “The Elements of Style” and Stephen King’s “On Writing.” The books compliment one […]

Book Award Winner: Secrets of Top Selling Agents: the Keys to Real Estate Success Revealed

Book Award Winner: Secrets of Top Selling Agents: the Keys to Real Estate Success Revealed

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Joe Sesso Synopsis Learn How to Succeed in Real Estate with Tips from Industry Titans In this one-of-a-kind book, real estate expert and Homes.com national speaker Joe Sesso assembles the advice of thirteen real estate titans, making their expertise more accessible than ever before. These secrets, compiled from […]

10 Top Tips To Help Beginning Writers Get Started by Rachel Summers

10 Top Tips To Help Beginning Writers Get Started by Rachel Summers

As an aspiring writer, it can feel rather intimidating getting started. After all, there’s so many writers out there, how can you get noticed? It’s easier than you’d think. Here are some top tips to help you start out on your writing journey, and start flexing those creative muscles. 1. Read As Much As You […]

Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Use Your Website and Social Media Platforms

Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Use Your Website and Social Media Platforms

Obtaining a potential reader’s or client’s email address is a point-of-entry for promoting your books and services and bulking up your subscriber list for your blog or newsletter. This month, we’ll focus on some of our favorite tried-and-true ways of capturing email addresses. Add Sign-Up Boxes to Your Website and Social Media Sites The first […]

Member of the Week: Thom Disch, Author of Stop The Slip; Reducing Slips, Trips and Falls – The #1 Cause of Emergency Room Visits

Member of the Week: Thom Disch, Author of Stop The Slip; Reducing Slips, Trips and Falls – The #1 Cause of Emergency Room Visits

Name: Thom Disch Book Title: Stop The Slip; Reducing Slips, Trips and Falls – The #1 Cause of Emergency Room Visits Your book’s Amazon purchase link: https://www.amazon.com/Stop-Slip-Reducing-Slips-Trips/dp/0998354910 What is your book about? Short answer: Making people safer by teaching them how to avoid fall injuries. Longer answer. I discuss: Why we fall; Where we fall; […]