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The invention of writing was amazing. Developing an alphabet and a uniform set of rules to govern a language is also amazing. But when mass printing with movable type became available some 550 years ago it was nothing short of revolutionary, much the way the Internet these past [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016
Book Marketing Buzz Blog
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I finally read Roots ! I’ve been meaning to for … oh, 37, 38 years. I do get to things, eventually. Loved the book. Since the TV show – the 1970, original TV show – paid short shrift to Kunta Kinte’s life in Africa, I was surprised by and entirely sucked [...]
Sat, Aug 20, 2016
Vickey Kall
Here is the rest of the best and most comprehensive list of free graphics websites for tracking down great free photos, free images, free graphics, and free videos that you can use in creating your book covers, graphic quotes, social media posts, videos, slideshows, app designs, blog post images, and website graphics. My favorite [...]
Thu, Aug 11, 2016
John Kremer
Niche Marketing
Here in Middle Earth, right through the long, hot summer, we hold classical concerts in our local park, with a 100 piece orchestra and choirs. At least 200,000 people roll up, and the show always ends explosively with the ‘1812 Overture’, along with cannons firing, plus lasers and a TON of [...]
Thu, Jun 02, 2016
Jonathan Gunson
Promote-Thine-Book
I have a confession to make. Most author websites irritate me. I read a lot of books and the primary reason I visit an author’s website is to check on the progress of their current Work In Progress. Not a single author website (other than Brandon Sanderson’s) had a progress bar showing the [...]
Sat, Apr 30, 2016
Author Media