author website

A Comprehensive Guide to Creating an Effective Author Website

July 2, 2021

If you’re an author, published or not, you need your own website. Period. Why am I so forthright about this? Because of the realities of publishing today. You’ve heard and read of your need for an author platform—a following, a tribe, visibility. Well, that all… [Continue reading below]

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How to become an author

How to Become an Author: Your Complete Guide

June 22, 2021

So you want to become an author… Well, I have good news and bad news. The bad news first: Writing your book won’t be easy. If you’re in the middle of that right now, you know exactly what I mean. But here’s the good news:… [Continue reading below]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Writing Contests Through 2022

May 10, 2021

Regardless where you are on your writing journey, you can benefit from entering contests. The right contest can tell you: Where you stand How you measure up against the competition What you still need to learn And you could win cash. That’s why my team… [Continue reading below]

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smart email list building

3 Smart Email List Building Tips for Authors

March 8, 2021

Afraid there’s too much competition for the attention of your potential readers in the crowded social media space? You’re right! There is. This is where email marketing shines. Email newsletters get opened at a far greater rate than social media posts do. Let me show… [Continue reading below]

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parts of a book

The Parts of a Book (And How to Get Them Right)

December 15, 2020

Whether you’ve written and thoroughly self-edited your manuscript or are still developing the idea, submitting it to an agent or an acquisitions editor in the proper format is crucial to your success. Before they read a word, they’ll notice what’s missing or needs to be… [Continue reading below]

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