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Maximize Your Reach with Holiday Shoppers

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Maximize Your Reach with Holiday Shoppers

At this point, many of us know that the holidays are the biggest book-buying season of the year. That being said, books don’t sell themselves (usually). You’ll need to be sure that you’re doing your very best when it comes to marketing your book to help maximize your reach with those holiday shoppers. Just how […]

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Writing Sprints: What They Are, How to Do Them, and Why You Should!

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Writing Sprints: What They Are, How to Do Them, and Why You Should!

There are two writing woes that affect our writing more than than anything else—writer’s block, and editing when we should be freeform writing. Sometimes writing prompts can help infuse life back into a dry spell, but the newest writing trend is an activity called writing sprints (also known as word sprints), and they can actually […]

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Why Writing Contests Matter for Self-Published Authors

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Why Writing Contests Matter for Self-Published Authors

Writing contests are one of those hit or miss spots for authors. People either love and trust them fully or they question everything about them. Generally speaking, most require a fee. If not, you should probably be a bit skeptical of where the funds are coming from and how much said contest will actually benefit […]

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Personal Branding for Authors: Part 2

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Personal Branding for Authors: Part 2

In the first part of this two series blog, I talked about the purpose of branding and where to begin. In this part, I am going to dig into some of the resources you can use to develop and maintain your brand. If you missed the first post, I recommend you check that one out […]

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Personal Branding for Authors: Part 1 of a 3-Part Series

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Personal Branding for Authors: Part 1 of a 3-Part Series

What is Branding? Branding. What does that word mean to you? Five years ago I would have told you it was what made a company or a product stand out. It was consistent, unique, and fitting to their concept. These days I would say branding means all those same things. However, now we are peeling […]

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