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I have 57,204 readers on TripAdvisor, and only 5 of my new novel. Now What?

I opened  my email this morning and was delighted to see a report from TripAdvisor. “You have 57,204 readers of your reviews.” I’ve posted some 78 reviews, and received 56 helpful votes. 997 more words


Standalone Products Are Difficult to Sell

Time and again podcasts on self publishing, and book marketing  such as  the Creative Penn Podcast, Self Publishing Podcast and Sell More Books Show, have informed that the best way for an author to market a book is to write another book. 68 more words

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The Brave New World of Podcasts for Indie Authors

I’m late to the podcast party. But that’s no shocker. I’m a late adaptor when it comes to technology in general. My friends call me “techno girl” (not a compliment). 572 more words

What I've Learned (It Might Help You!)

Kobo's First Viber Author Chat: J.F. Penn

On October 7, we hosted our first-ever Viber Author Chat, featuring bestselling author J.F. Penn. In case you missed it, here’s a recap!.

You might be wondering, what’s… 307 more words

The Business Of Writing

A Writing Machine

I’ve been MIA for a while, once again. This time, I went on my honeymoon, which was amazing. It was nearly a month long and an absolutely fantastic time. 801 more words


Tips and sites to promote your FREE book to gain marketing success.

Like many authors, I am always on the look out for great ways to promote and sell my books. I’m still trying out some marketing ideas I have learned via the expertise of… 917 more words


Join Me and Dream Big!

I’m coming up to a new book release pretty soon and while I have published before there are a lot of things I want to do differently this time around. 431 more words