Unlike most of my posts lately that have been for everyone (or at least everyone who is interested in my books), this one is especially for the writers out there. But even if you're not a writer, if you've been curious about some of the "behind the scenes" stuff of being an indie author, you … Continue reading The Amazing Adventures of Running a Book Funnel Promotion
Okay, maybe not ALL fantasy fiction authors, but we'll get to the details of that after a couple of quick bits of housekeeping. Then, I'll let you in on the great scheme I've got underway that will help you boost your mailing list numbers. First off, yes, I'm taking a tiny break from my weekly … Continue reading Calling All Writers of Fantasy Fiction!
A Little Warning & Apology Okay, this post is going against my usual humble style and I'll just preface all this braggy-sounding content by letting you know that all these amazing rankings were only in the Amazon Kindle Free Store (as opposed to the Paid Store) and so don't quite count as much. Plus, I … Continue reading Making It to Number One on Amazon (sort of)
Despite what some folks may believe writing is a lot of work. There's the writing of course which requires research and longs hours of typing or scrawling, there's the revising which is daunting to say the very least and then there's the promoting which sometimes feels as effective as banging your head against a wall. … Continue reading Promoting Your Book: Book Trailers
Hello Readers! Last week, I started a short series on the extra "goodies" you can use to promote your book. As I said last week and will continue to say, a well-written, well-edited book with a well-designed cover is your primary marketing tool, but a little extra marketing bling can be a big boost to … Continue reading Promoting Your Book: The Media Kit