Choosing an author name, choosing a book title

Advice from a New York Times Bestselling Author, Part 1

pick your title

There has never been a better time to write and publish a book, thanks to the Indie revolution. We no longer need to depend on agents and traditional publishers to take on our books. We writers can do everything ourselves, and it isn’t difficult. However, even if you’ve written and published a sensational book, it’s […]

Your Personal Brand Is Calling

Start Expressing Your Unique Value to the World

Branding has become a buzzword. The term has been misused and distorted, but that doesn’t mean we should dismiss the concept. Branding is a force for personal expression and influence. What is a brand? One of my favorite definitions of a brand is from Seth Godin: A brand is the set of expectations, memories, stories, […]

author branding

15 LinkedIn Groups Authors Should Join

Connect with publishing professionals through LinkedIn

Every writer knows the struggle when it comes to hitting it big– which is why they often seek out connections and people to network with. And as the number of the aspiring writers grow every day, it may seem like a daunting task to find out where to start. Fortunately, we live in the digital […]

linkedin groups

15 Must Follow Authors On Twitter

Authors can write compelling books, but are they brilliant enough to tweet?

authors on twitter

As one of the best social networks for writers, one would think that authors on Twitter have it all figured out; considering that writing is their bread and butter after all. But by limiting the characters to a mere 140-characters per tweet, it poses a challenge for them. Regardless if they have published hundreds of books, […]