Amazon KDP Select is always a difficult choice to make for self-publishing authors Making the decision to use KDP Select and give Amazon exclusivity to your ebooks is not an easy decision, but it is one that all authors have to make. Not only once either, because if you have a backlist, you might need to go in and out to
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
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.
A little list of how to promote your book politely, and keep your friends. Being flooded with ‘Please read my book’ and ‘check out my new book now’ requests on various forums, I thought it may be time to scribble a few hints for newly self-published authors. I am so tempted to title this list of hints ‘Don’t annoy people before