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Blogs have started incorporating “reading time” plugins into their posts. If the post takes five minutes or ten minutes, it’s often displayed on the blog post. Makes it pretty simple to know, going into it, how much time you should allocate to read a certain post. Now, it seems, Amazon is [...]
Thu, Jan 29, 2015
Penny C. Sansevieri
Just Love Him, I Guess by Beth Whittenbury
So, I’m trying something new.  I’m doing a book give-a-way on Goodreads.  Let’s see how it works.  Please feel free to enter. Goodreads Book Giveaway Just Love Him, I Guess by Beth Whittenbury Giveaway ends December 15, 2014. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win [...]
Mon, Dec 01, 2014
Shhh! I’m sitting in one of the nation’s most esteemed libraries, The New York Public Library. The main building of the nation’s largest library system is located at the center of the country’s most culturally important city, on 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue. I’m here to say the [...]
Thu, Jan 29, 2015
Book Marketing Buzz Blog
Don’t. Even though I’m kinda doing that now because no one is paying me to write this blog. But don’t write for free. Don’t give it away. I have wanted to write this for months, years. I was afraid of offending people, or of being a hypocrite because I am a far [...]
Wed, Jan 28, 2015
Vickey Kall
10 Questions to Ask Before a Media Interview
Guest Post by Jeff Davidson You have many rights where the media is concerned. When a reporter (from either broadcast or print media) calls you for an interview, rather the other way around, there are 10 questions to ask: 1. What is the topic of the segment or show or feature? 2. When [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015
John Kremer
A few years ago, we realized that trying to sell your book through your website can be a pain.  That’s why we created MyBookTable.  It’s a WordPress plugin designed to help authors sell more books and make affiliate money through sites like Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Now, MyBookTable is the #1 bookstore plugin for [...]
Fri, Nov 07, 2014
Author Media
Guest post by Marcy McKay, award-winning copy-writer, novelist, short-story author and freelance journalist. - Every writer has experienced this emotion. When ‘it’ happens, your head explodes, rage swirls through you, while an imaginary fist pounds your gut. When? Why? It so happens that overnight, the internet has been buzzing with the latest literary whiz kid, who hit the [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Jonathan Gunson