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Does Page Count Matter for Your Book?

Before I started working on my novel (not published yet) and before I began reviewing fiction books on the Plum Report, I would’ve said the total number of pages in a fiction book doesn’t matter. 260 more words

Author Marketing

Authors + Hashtags

What the heck are hashtags and why are they so important for authors?

Hashtags ‘tag’ your social media photo or post into a group of other social media photos and post with the same #hashtag ID. 183 more words

Marketing Your Book

Twitter for Authors: Crafting Your Content

Bookish Media Strategy recently launched into the Twitter-sphere (shameless plug, follow me @bookishstrategy), so Twitter and more specifically Twitter for author marketing have been on my mind. 535 more words

iWriterly Video: Author Platform Basics

Once upon a time, authors were able to write books and get them published, so long as they were a decent writer.

That’s no longer the case. 71 more words


Linda G. Hill, a Featured Interview

If you haven’t heard of our new project, the On Fire anthology, this interview series will showcase our authors lives beyond their ignited tales. In… 485 more words

On Fire

Why is it so hard to Sell Books?

According to Forbes somewhere between 600,000 and 1,000,000 ebooks are published every year in the United States alone.

Imagine being just one of them and not having marketing behind your books? 95 more words


Opinion: Author vs. Publisher Branding

I posted a question on my Facebook profile yesterday that I didn’t expect to get as much attention as it did. I am still getting and answering comments today, and it’s drawing me away from the novella I was dead set on writing today and into an internal debate I am slowly unraveling into something that might come close to a coherent opinion on the matter. 1,146 more words

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