2017 Coming to an end. What’s next?

2017 IS COMING TO A CLOSE ~ WE’RE EVALUATING WHAT WE’VE DONE AND GLORY BE! WHAT’S NEXT? This is a really tough blog to write because just when I think I’ve learned a few things, I find I’m eating Stupid for Breakfast again. When I first stepped into the indie publishing arena, I did what […]

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How Do I Get Visible & Sell Books?

Not a day goes by that this question is posted in community Forums and Facebook rooms… How do I get visible and sell books? You know, and every savvy indie author knows the above is a post from a new author. We also see: “I published my book this week on Amazon. Now what do […]

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FOR INDIE AUTHORS ONLY: HOW SAVVY ARE YOU~REALLY?

WHAT DO YOU KNOW? I have debated for months whether to blog on this topic or not. I just gave in. Sometimes when I read blogs by marketing doyennes such Jane Friedman, I feel like a rank amateur. Next, I’ll visit a Facebook page and a new indie author is asking: “Should I publish with Amazon or […]

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eBook Promoters ~ The Best & The Worst Part 5

Bait and Switch… Do you catch it?  or  Do they catch you? Here is a heads up. When I write these articles, I name the good guys. I name the promotion sites eNovel Authors At Work has vetted, curated, like and use in our promotions, large and small. I figure you can read between the […]

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Five eBOOK BASICS–Are you Getting it Right? Or Forgetting it Wrong?

Five Basic Steps to Best Book Presentation There are thousands of promoters and indie author insiders calling themselves Experts and every single one has some offer in hand that will teach you how to sell your book–or if you fork over $$$–they will sell your book for you and pretty soon you will be a bestselling […]

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How Healthy is your Author Ego?

What are you moaning and groaning about? Since we indie authors must network to learn our industry, what works and what doesn’t, I am in touch with authors at all success levels daily.  I have noticed this phenomena:  An author publishes one book, and next starts feeling less than because a colleague has published two. […]

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90% of Indie Authors Don’t Act

In March I wrote a blog Your Amazon Author Page~Is it Working for You?  That blog generated the  least amount of traffic on this site. I was stunned at the lack of interest. Yet, creating an effective Amazon Author page is the single most critical and basic step to an indie author’s success.  When I first stepped into […]

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