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Self-Publishing Basics: Book Pagination For Fun and Profit — The Book Designer

Self-Publishing Basics: Book Pagination For Fun and Profit — The Book Designer | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
Book pagination and the design of the book’s page numbering scheme are explained. Continuing the Book Construction Blueprint, detailed instructions provide guidance in page numbering the various parts of the book.
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Ep 001: “Social Media for Authors” – The Author Hangout | Book Marketing Tools Blog

Ep 001: “Social Media for Authors” – The Author Hangout | Book Marketing Tools Blog | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
This is the first episode of The Author Hangout! We were joined by Jason T. Wiser, host of the Get on Track, Stay on Track podcast. He shares insights into social media to help authors navigate the world of social and how to use it to grow their author platform.
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The Bullies Win: Authors Abandoning Publishing Over Online Behaviors

The Bullies Win: Authors Abandoning Publishing Over Online Behaviors | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
The Bullies Win: Authors Abandoning Publishing Over Online Behaviors Good E-Reader (blog) If you don't like a book then don't read it and by all means leave a negative review BUT make sure the review reviews the book, the story and not attacks the...
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Brignardello Frances's curator insight, October 23, 2014 10:26 PM

When someone leaves a negative review it should always be written about the book not the Author. Personal Attacks are immature and do not help anyone in choosing to buy a book. I only wish more people who liked our books would leave possitive reviews instead of not reviewing at all.

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The One Thing You Have to Get Right To Sell Your Book | Ninie Hammon

The One Thing You Have to Get Right To Sell Your Book | Ninie Hammon | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
The process of book marketing can be divided into four parts: product, store, promotion and sales. Selling a book starts with an excellent product. (What’s the ONE THING U have 2 get right 2 sell yr book?
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The Key to a Successful Author Website

The Key to a Successful Author Website | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
. . No one will ever know your website exists - unless it is among the top search engine results, showing up on Google's first page. There are billions of websites on the Internet, and millions mor...
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How to Make the Most out of your Social Media | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

How to Make the Most out of your Social Media | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
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Why a Book Description is So Important and How to Build a Good One

Why a Book Description is So Important and How to Build a Good One | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
This post talks about how to create the best book description for you book's promotion.
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15 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Self-Published Writers — The Book Designer

15 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Self-Published Writers — The Book Designer | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
15 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Self-Published Writers by Frances Caballo explains why another step to a writer’s content-marketing strategy should be to follow influential social media and self-publishing bloggers such as Jane Friedman, Joanna Penn and David Gaughran.
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Self-Publishing: Do you allow your creative endeavors to pressure you? I think you should

Self-Publishing: Do you allow your creative endeavors to pressure you? I think you should | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
Any time you create something in a larger a context- a book, a dissertation, a gallery show- you need to understand that you will need to have a different set of skills than if you were just writin...
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Reality Rules at IBPA

Reality Rules at IBPA | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
The IBPA held its 26th Publishing University March 21-22 in San Francisco with about 30 sessions created to appeal to traditional independent publishers as well as the increasing numbers of members from the self-publishing ranks.
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Obseravtions on Book Marketing in 2014 | Jennifer W. Becton

Obseravtions on Book Marketing in 2014 | Jennifer W. Becton | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
For indie publishers, the dominant marketing power belonged to Kindle Select in 2012 and Bookbub in 2013. What will prove to be the marketing powerhouse of 2014? I've read a few blog posts about the new Kindle ...
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Independent Publishing—Self-Publishing is all Grown Up

Independent Publishing—Self-Publishing is all Grown Up | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
There was a time, many years ago, that I would have much rather remained unpublished rather than admit to self-publishing. Back then the companies who charged you to publish your work were referred to as Vanity ...
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Book Marketing by Winning Friends and Influencing People | Book ...

Book Marketing by Winning Friends and Influencing People | Book ... | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
Book marketing is a lot harder than it looks. The other day, I was sitting in Barnes and Noble coffee shop sipping on a Venti Frappachino and there was a gentleman there editing a rather large manuscript.
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Ways to Publish and Sell Your eBook: INFOGRAPHIC

Ways to Publish and Sell Your eBook: INFOGRAPHIC | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
Ways to Publish and Sell Your eBook: INFOGRAPHIC
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graphic Self-publishing a book requires a lot of work from idea generation to marketing and every step along the way.
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The Guardian Legend Self-Published Book of the Month

The Guardian Legend Self-Published Book of the Month | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
The Guardian Legend Self-Published Book of the Month The Guardian If you have any questions about how to enter or otherwise in connection with the Competition, please email us at self-published@theguardian.com with “Guardian Legend Self-Published...
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Five questions first-time authors must ask - Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Five questions first-time authors must ask Nashville Business Journal (blog) If you have a few thousand dollars sitting in the kitty, want to keep control of your book's rights and are willing to bust it on the back end promoting and selling, then...
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NEW TOOL: Blazing Fast eBook Submissions | Book Marketing Tools Blog

NEW TOOL: Blazing Fast eBook Submissions | Book Marketing Tools Blog | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it

Have you set your book for free, whether on a semi-permanent or short-term basis, in order to get more exposure for your book or for your other books?


Submitting your title, author name, free dates, genre, ASIN, etc. to 60+ sites takes HOURS of your time, and is extremely repetitive!


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Getting Book Reviews and Building a Relationship with Readers | Lindsay Buroker

After a 2-3 year hiatus from podcasting, I was inspired to try the audio thing again after listening to an interview with SF author, Nathan Lowell. Apparently
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Why You Need an Editor (And How to Save Money Finding One)

After writing a book, the next big step is to edit it. Editing is incredibly important because it helps to make a book the best it can be, by keeping the story flow, making sure all the events are ...
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Social media mistakes: don't be THAT author! - BookBaby Blog

Social media mistakes: don't be THAT author! - BookBaby Blog | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
It's tough to gauge for friends, fans, and family where the line is between "I'm so happy for you" and "who cares already?" Social media makes that more...
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Put Calls To Action In The Back Of Your Books To Sell More Books | Book Marketing Tools Blog

Put Calls To Action In The Back Of Your Books To Sell More Books | Book Marketing Tools Blog | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
If a reader makes it to the end of your book, they are going to go somewhere. If you can direct them in a specific direction, then you are likely to keep them as a reader. If you don’t, they may move onto the next book in their reading list and you have lost the opportunity to continue to sell to them. Use this list of ideas to provide clear calls to action at the back of your book.
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7 book marketing tips on what calls to action you need to have in the back of your books!  Book Marketing Tools blog provide helpful tips, ideas and concepts you can use immediate to drive more book sales.

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The 4 Hats Self-Publishers Wear (In addition to being writers) | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

The 4 Hats Self-Publishers Wear (In addition to being writers) | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
RT @MikeLowndes: The 4 Hats Self-Publishers Wear (In addition to being writers) http://t.co/15Nen7rS9X #SelfPub #Writing #Authors
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8 Twitter Resources for Authors | Book Marketing Tools Blog

8 Twitter Resources for Authors | Book Marketing Tools Blog | Book Marketing Tips for Authors | Scoop.it
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Twitter marketing can be an effective way to generate interest in your new releases.  If you are looking for additional marketing tips, signup at Book Marketing Tools for helpful book marketing ideas.

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Self-Publishing Roundtable: Episode 35

Tonight, we'll speak to Cristin Haber. She launched her Titan series in September of 2013 and sold 20000 copies in her first month. Join us as she explains ...
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Self-publishing Roundtable provides exciting and interesting interviews with authors.  by +Carl Sinclair (SPRT)

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Selma Wilson: Book Marketing Tips for New Authors

Many new authors struggle with their marketing strategy once their book is published. Selma Wilson, the vice president of B&H Publishing Group, shares her ad...
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Selma recommends that you start a small platform before you go big...

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