Google+ Boot Camp for Self-Published Authors (And Others)

Google+ is an invaluable platform for indie authors. If you’re not on this platform or unsure how to get started, please check out this previously recorded G+ Boot Camp…

For the Google Plus challenged! Get in shape with Lisa Nolan of Publishing Bloggers! Special guests Crystal Ponti of Blue Lobster Book Co. and The Mother of All Meltdowns and Peg Fitzpatrick of Guy Kawasaki, 12 Most, and My Book Club .

5 Ways to Sell More Books From Your Website

One of the nice things about selling books directly to the reader, is that most of the profit is yours to pocket. For the self-published author, this is HUGE. Selling books isn’t easy and we all know how hard it is to make a living off of writing.

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Thinking Outside of Mainstream: Alternative Ways to Sell Your Self-Published Book

When we think of self-publishing a book, mainstream sales channels immediately come to mind. Amazon, Smashwords, B&N.com, and author websites are frequently used to sell indie books. While these platforms are quintessential to any book marketing plan, we often overlook some of the best opportunities out there. […]

How to Lower the Cost of Self-Publishing

Although statistics vary, self-publishing a book can cost anywhere from $1,000 (give or take) upwards of $20,000 or more. The costs depend on how much of the work you do yourself and how much you are willing to pay for professional services such as developmental editing, cover design, and formatting, among other factors and expenses. […]