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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Ways Corporate Sponsors Want to Work with Nonfiction Authors

Ways Corporate Sponsors Want to Work with Nonfiction Authors

One big benefit of being an author and cultivating an audience is that you can attract corporate sponsors. This essentially means that corporations will give you money to help them reach your audience. I have personally worked with over a dozen corporate sponsors in recent years and have earned well into the six figures from […]

Recording: Linda Joy Myers with Tips and Strategies for Writing a Great Memoir

Recording: Linda Joy Myers with Tips and Strategies for Writing a Great Memoir

Join us as Linda Joy Myers shares Tips and Strategies for Writing a Great Memoir. Save About Linda Joy Myers Linda Joy Myers is president of the National Association of Memoir Writers, and author of the award winning memoir Don’t Call Me Mother—A Daughter’s Journey from Abandonment to Forgiveness, and two books on craft: The Power of Memoir, & […]

Making Your Work Rejection-Proof: How 8 Kinds of Readers Will Help You Make Every Word Count by Michael Larsen

Making Your Work Rejection-Proof: How 8 Kinds of Readers Will Help You Make Every Word Count by Michael Larsen

1. Friends and family: You need and deserve encouragement; let your friends and family give it to you. They will tell you they like your work because they like you. What are friends and family for? 2. Writers: Offer to critique their work in exchange. What you learn from the work of others and from […]

Advertise Your Book on a Low Budget Using Technology by Clinton Loomis

Advertise Your Book on a Low Budget Using Technology by Clinton Loomis

Advertising your book seems to be a great deal when you are low on marketing budget but no need to worry anymore as, it can be done for free with technology. 1.GUEST POSTS There are a great many blogs which are completely based on books and a few of them are supposed to promote books […]

Book Marketing Strategies That Stick: Make Blogging a Lifestyle

Book Marketing Strategies That Stick: Make Blogging a Lifestyle

If you’re serious about making your book sell for the long-term—and if you’re not, you should be!—this month’s homework focuses on tried-and-true practices for keeping your book and your brand relevant to your audience. Blogging – Statistics show that the more often you blog, the more traffic your site will receive. Aim for at least […]

5 Tips to Help You Market Nonfiction Writing through Social Media

5 Tips to Help You Market Nonfiction Writing through Social Media

Although we are living in the era of information and technology the importance of books and write ups have not completed deteriorated. We still do not see the books becoming obsolete or being replaced by any other faster and more interesting technology. Those who love books and crave for getting their hands on such valuable […]

The 6 People Every Author Should Hire

The 6 People Every Author Should Hire

Professional Editor If you’re self-publishing your book, nothing is more important than having your book professionally edited. It’s fine to have it initially reviewed by a friend or relative, or by teachers and people with English degrees (I hear this a lot), but you still need a professional editor to put the finishing touches on […]

Recording: Brian Jud on How to Handle Sales Negotiations for Bulk Book Purchases

Recording: Brian Jud on How to Handle Sales Negotiations for Bulk Book Purchases

Join us as Brian Jud discusses How to Handle Sales Negotiations for Bulk Book Purchases. About Brian Jud Brian Jud is an author, book-marketing consultant, speaker, seminar leader, television host and president of Premium Book Company that sells books to non-bookstore buyers on a non-returnable, commission basis. Brian is also the Executive Director of the Association of Publishers […]

Selling Your Books in Bulk

Selling Your Books in Bulk

Selling books one at a time is a sure-fire way to generate enough money to fund your coffee habit, but selling them in large quantities can earn enough to actually pay some bills! Selling in bulk to non-bookstore markets can not only be lucrative, it can also minimize the headaches that come from distributing books […]

Interior Layout Checklist: Wrapping It Up

Interior Layout Checklist: Wrapping It Up

Author page. You most likely developed a brief (for space considerations) author bio for the back of your book, so if there’s more information about yourself you’d like to share with your readers, you may want to include an extended author bio at the end of the book. This can often include a black-and-white headshot […]