Phew! I have just finished writing my eighteenth manuscript in a series of children's adventure books. What a triumph of mind over matter!I published my first three books in October, and being self-pu...
Authors, self publishers and book publishers often spend a lot of time thinking over possible titles for an upcoming book they plan to publish and rightly so. There are some basic considerations to k...
More reasons why internet publishing is better (for authors)If you ask most busy authors, they will agree on one thing. They want to get published. They want a publisher. Trouble is, in our modern wor...
Last month I sat beside a successful insurance sales person at a wedding reception. He told me he was very successful in sales and that he had a formula for success that allowed him to achieve a high...
The internet was first developed for the military to share information. Yet since its inception the internet has become so much more. It is a place that allows people to express their ideas and thou...
Successful Self-PublishingTerence TamIssue 1: January 2007Inside this issue:Developing a marketing plan for your book. Discover how a carefully structured marketing plan can make the world of diffe...
Media events and public appearances can fall into any number of categories and include any number of venues (book stores, radio interviews, television interviews, writing group speeches, presentati...
Up until the arrival of digital technology book runs probably weren't really viable until a minimum run of 500 books which meant a probable investment of over $5000. With our recent investment into a ...
What shelf in the bookstore do you see yourself on? The first time I was asked to answer this question my heart rate sped into overdrive and I became really angry. It was a valid question for sure, ...
1 Write a book You've done this already, right? If you haven't, consider it. You may find yourself closer to a finished manuscript than you realize. Writing a publishable book from your knowl...