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How to Get Your Book in Bookstores – Part 2

How to Get Your Book in Bookstores – Part 2

If you want to get your your book in bookstores – and what author doesn’t dream of seeing her book on a store shelf? – there are a few key things to know. I’ve spoken to my own local indie bookstores, as well as chatted with managers at chains like Barnes...
Getting Your Book in Bookstores – One Indie Author’s Story

Getting Your Book in Bookstores – One Indie Author’s Story

This post is part one of a two-part series on getting into bookstores. Do you dream of seeing your book in bookstores? Many authors dream of seeing her book in bookstores. But if you’re self-publishing, hybrid publishing or working with a small press, realizing that...
Why You Need a Writing Community

Why You Need a Writing Community

Every writer needs a community. There’s a stereotype of writers, scribbling away in our towers alone. But to thrive in this industry and reach your full potential, it’s important to find an author community where you can get the support, encouragement and empowerment...
Five Ways to Market Your Book for Free

Five Ways to Market Your Book for Free

We live in a very unique time where authors can leverage the online space to market a book without spending a dime. In fact, you can start spreading the word about your book before it’s even finished! All it takes is a little time, a lot of dedication, and the...
Make It Easy for People to Help You

Make It Easy for People to Help You

Building a solid online reputation can be a great way to market your book. This can be done by asking others to help you with your marketing. This could be friends, family, your launch party, or even online influencers. You probably have many people in your circle that would like to see you succeed. They might not know how they can help you though! That’s why you need to make it easy for others to help you.

Accountability for Authors

Accountability for Authors

You have a book you want to write but you find yourself struggling to finish it. You are not alone. It takes a lot of time and effort to write a book – especially in the Indie and self-publishing world. You don’t just have a book to write. You have a book to write, edit, publish, and promote. It’s a lot of work and it can seem overwhelming.

Finding an accountability system that works for you can make a huge difference in the timeline of completing your book. Accountability helps you stay on track and comes in many different forms.