There are hundreds of ways to promote a self-published book. However, if you don’t get the following nine basics right first, you could be wasting a lot of your time, energy and money. Many, if not most authors who self-publish for the first time make mistakes, which is completely normal because you are trying to do something totally new and you don’t have
Using commas correctly is vital for good grammar and is often overlooked. By Lisa Brown Adding commas to your writing can change the outcome of a sentence very quickly. In the same way, using your commas incorrectly could have detrimental effects. We know that commas are used to separate a series of words to make it sound more like a
Congratulations on publishing your new book! By Lale Byquist It took a lot of time and effort to write and publish it. You’re waiting for positive reviews, hot sales, and loyal readers. It seems that the worst is behind you. But your work isn’t finished yet. Now it’s time to promote your book. The more people know about your work, the better.
What should your book look like? By Kate Sullivan You’ve written your first book. You’ve sent it through the rounds with beta readers, hired an editor, shaped up your title, and gotten a head start on building your marketing platform. You’ve even done the research to determine that self-publishing is right for you; you’re going to avoid the hassle and
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