8 Steps To Writing A Sales-Driving Author Bio

With almost two million ebooks on Amazon, authors can get lost in the sea of books available to readers. Because you are competing for readers’ attention, it’s important to have a compelling and interesting author bio. Unless you’re a household name, how are prospective readers going to learn about you on the worlds largest platform? […]

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The Perfect Writing Software For Your Writing Style

One of my most prized possessions is a red, portable Underwood typewriter. I have no idea how old it is because I can’t find anything exactly like it online. It belonged to my grandfather, who received it from his sister before I was born. And I’m over the age of—well, let’s just say it’s an […]

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How To Copyright Your Book And Protect Your Asset

Now that you have spent so much time and energy writing a book, you’ll certainly want ownership over your creation. This will give you the rights to distribute it, display it, and reproduce it. Copyrighting a book is an easy process, but the features of copyright protection are more complex. To copyright a book completely, […]

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9 Creative Writing Exercises To Awaken Your Inner Author

I believe there’s a writer inside of all of us. Even if you don’t think you write well, you do have something to say. You have a story to tell, knowledge to impart, and experiences to share. You’ve lived a full life that’s packed with observations and adventures, and you shouldn’t exit this Earth without […]

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ASP 80: Jyotsna Ramachandran on Outsourcing Parts of Self-Publishing Business

Jyotsna Ramachandran is a stay at home mom of 2 kids and the founder of Happy Self Publishing. She started her online business journey by publishing books written by ghostwriters. This gave her the confidence to write her own book Job Escape Plan.Her claim to fame was when her book got featured in Inc.com as […]

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ASP 79: 5 Lessons Learned from #1 Overall Paid Book on Amazon

“The harder I work, the more luck I have.”  – Thomas Jefferson Barrie’s book sold 2,900 copies in a 12-hour span. How did it happen?  Amazon randomly sends out push notifications on IOS and Android phones to promote books.  You CAN’T plan for these things OR even apply. It just happens if they think your […]

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ASP 78: Debbie Drum on Automating Your Book Reviews

“A bad review is like baking a cake with all the best ingredients and having someone sit on it.” – Danielle Steele Debbie has been publishing books and digital products since 2010. She makes a full-time income from home by creating and marketing awesome content online. Debbie loves helping authors marketers get more exposure for […]

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