5 Ways Your Brand is More Important than Your Book

By Mike Loomis

You’re working on a book. But are you focused on the right elements? I’m not asking about grammar, voice, and flow. I’m referring to the most overlooked aspect of the business of writing: your personal brand. Believe it or not, your brand is more important than your book. Here are five reasons why—and guidelines for improving […]

Book translation – where to start

book translation

Publishing your book in your native language (we’ll assume for the sake of this article that that’s English) is a huge undertaking, but once it’s complete, the sense of accomplishment is well worth the effort. While the English reading audience is enormous, there is also a potential market for your book outside of English-speaking countries […]

How Scam Publishers Take Advantage of Writers

After you finish writing your masterpiece, you have options. One of those options is typing “publishers” into Google and seeing what comes up. It’s every author’s dream to become traditionally published, but it’s extremely difficult to do. Some companies know this and use that desperation against authors. They know they’re almost willing to do anything […]

How to Publish with BookBaby

As self-publishing services continue to become increasing popular, there’s no doubt that other companies would hit the scene. Competing with Amazon might not be a possibility, but companies that help indie authors are growing in popularity. BookBaby is one of them. If you’re not too keen on designing and distributing your own books, BookBaby does […]