Social Media for Authors: Choosing “The Right” Platforms

Social Media for Authors: Choosing “The Right” Platforms

Stepping into the world of social media can be daunting for an author, but it doesn’t have to be. If you have a smartphone or access to the internet, there’s a good chance you’re active on at least one platform – and it’s likely the same goes for your reader base. A...
Why participate in NaNoWriMo?

Why participate in NaNoWriMo?

Every year, thousands of authors across the world are getting ready to write a novel in just one month during November. National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo as it is known, is a collective marathon in self-discipline where people around the world aim to write a...
Indie or Traditional Publishing: Which is the right route?

Indie or Traditional Publishing: Which is the right route?

For anyone intent on getting published, the sheer number of solutions available to you today can be highly surprising. However, for the most part, two solutions are commonly looked at. We shall them the ‘Indie’ route and the ‘Traditional’ route. Indie publishing is...
Premium Product Ideas For Authors

Premium Product Ideas For Authors

Whether you write professionally or in your free time, you’ll undoubtedly be aware of the old stereotype of writers being starving artists. While it’s certainly possible to earn a decent sum of money from writing books, and many indie authors achieve 6-7...
7 ways to market and promote your book in 2021

7 ways to market and promote your book in 2021

Taken from our 50 Tips book, here are 7 effective ways to promote your book. 1. Newsletter swaps Firstly this method requires you to either have an email list. You should get started building one if you haven’t already. To organise email swaps, you can go to a...
Vellum Review 2021: The Best Editor Tool for MacOS?

Vellum Review 2021: The Best Editor Tool for MacOS?

Are you looking for a great editing tool for Mac computers? Any writer looking to publish ebooks or print editions needs a quality tool to not only polish their work but also measure up to high publishing standards. Your work may be quality, informative, or uniquely...
Reedsy Review: An Ecosystem for Authors

Reedsy Review: An Ecosystem for Authors

The Reedsy platform offers an exciting ecosystem for authors to help craft beautiful books. There are two main focal points: the first is the editor and the second is the marketplace. Both are offered in a slick user-friendly interface that makes it easy to find...
The Importance of Building an Email List for Authors

The Importance of Building an Email List for Authors

As with pretty much any business, building an email list is probably one of the most important pillars in your author platform. One of the basic mistakes many authors make in their marketing is not creating an email list from the start. Many successful online...
ProWritingAid Review

ProWritingAid Review

For writers of all types, ProWriting Aid has been the grammar and style editor of choice. So, what does this service do for you? Is it worth subscribing and changing your routines? I tried ProWritingAid out for you and here is the complete review. What Is...