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Please make it easy for me to share your talent.

As a writer I am delighted when a fellow blogger or contact on social media shares my work or my posts. In turn it gives me great pleasure to reciprocate but it helps when people come to me or make it easy for me to share their books, posts, tweets etc. 1,403 more words

Book Marketing

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Listen to Sally - she speaks for all of bloggers who try to help YOU get publicity through our blogs and other media ...

A free writing competition with a BIG difference - they want you to show off your marketing skills as well

Neil Raphel, acquisitions editor of Brigantine Media, says: “… publishing success or failure depends on our authors’ commitment to marketing.”
Brigantine Media, based in Vermont,  started life 30 something years ago promoting business books, but they now see themselves as a publishing house involved in fiction and education as well as business related projects… 157 more words


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Authors - Here's a CHALLENGE for YOU :D

SPACE BAR: The Final Frontier

Let’s start at the beginning: (it’s a very good place to start)

When you first enter the world of writing, you enter a world of strange and unfamiliar territory. 221 more words


#coverreveal - A Rancher for Rosie - #historical #Western #romance

Today I am thrilled to reveal the cover for A Rancher for Rosie!!!

Title: A Rancher for Rosie
Series: The Duggans of Montana
Number in series: 252 more words

Wonderful Words

Annual Short Story Competition

The Virtue Christian Book Awards has begun receiving entries for the annual Christian short story competition. To submit your short story of not more than 500 words, please use the… 43 more words


Advertising on Amazon with AMS via KDP: Research, Experience, & Tips


KDP now lets indie authors advertise their KDP Select books directly on Amazon.com through AMS (Amazon Marketing Services).

I’ve now placed 36 different ads through AMS on over a dozen books in multiple author names, with different targeting and bids from 2 cents to $1.01 per click. 3,008 more words