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Publishing with a Side of Self-Sabotage

by L Dalton White So, my first novel was self-published—almost self-everything—and nothing happened. The second time around, I got a new editor, professional book cover and formatting. Nothing happened. The little I knew from an online course on book marketing wasn’t helping. Do it yourself wasn’t getting it done. I wanted something to happen. Spoiler… Continue reading Publishing with a Side of Self-Sabotage

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“Quick Tips for Writing A Successful Blog”

Try being there for your readers constantly. Make a habit out of interacting with them. Keep the social in social media marketing or it doesn’t work and blogging is as much a part of this type of marketing as Twitter is. You don’t need any advanced degrees to succeed in writing your blog, simply being passionate… Continue reading “Quick Tips for Writing A Successful Blog”

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“Why Is It So Hard To Get A Book Review?” by Nikki Bennett

I’m a self-published author and I want book reviews. So, like all good self-published authors, I troll around to find blogs that review indie books, and I send them sweetly worded book review requests. Sometimes I don’t get a reply back at all. Sometimes the blogger will write me a more personal rejection, and every… Continue reading “Why Is It So Hard To Get A Book Review?” by Nikki Bennett

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“About Blog Sites and The Benefits” – by Debra L Hartmann

Some of us have taken our sweet old fashioned time about taking on new internet stuff and some of us have jumped right in there and are already really good at blogging. There appears to be no way around it. I gave in several months ago and after I figured out how to do it… Continue reading “About Blog Sites and The Benefits” – by Debra L Hartmann

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“Book Reviews – How Do You Get Them?” – by Debra L Hartmann

You could wait for a reader to buy your book and hope they take the time to tell the world on the sales page that they either loved it or hated it.  I suspect you want to have some reviews done to help readers choose to buy your book in the meantime and this is… Continue reading “Book Reviews – How Do You Get Them?” – by Debra L Hartmann