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Should a Blog be Made into a Book New!

Blogs are typically websites or web pages that are run by an individual person or a small group of people and updated regularly in an informal writing style, while books are considered to be a literary composition written by an author or authors in a...

How to Avoid Editor/Editing Scams New!

Whether you want to hire an individual editor or an editing service to edit your writing, it is important to be very careful, as there are many editors and editing services that are in fact mere scams. When considering an editor or editing service, there...

How To Self-publish Fiction When Your Budget Is Almost Nil New!

Editors and proof readers are worth their weight in gold: if you could afford them you wouldn’t be reading this. Now is not the time to be shy. Ask friends and work colleagues to read your book and be brutally honest about what they like...

How Fiverr Can Help You on the Way to Publication New!

Fiverr is a global website that acts as an online marketplace where buyers and sellers can exchange money for gigs (tasks/jobs). The name Fiverr comes from the fact that the starting cost of all jobs is $5. The main categories of gigs offered on Fiverr...

Paul Giamatti's Pool - Self-publishing tips

"Lady in the Water," have you seen it? It was that movie about a mermaid that lives in Paul Giamatti's pool. It was written, directed and even co-starred M. Night Shyamalan. Night based the movie on a fairytale he made up for his kids. He...

Take pride in being a self-published author

“Take pride in being a self-published author” by Leigh K. Cunningham, author and Executive Director of the Association of Independent Authors (AiA). A lot has changed in the publishing landscape in a very short period of time. Just five years ago, we would not have expected...

How to Write, Publish, and Market Your Book

Writing a book is certainly a dream for anyone who knows how to write or feels they have something to say or share with others. Making that dream a reality can be tough, but it is most certainly doable. By learning the techniques on how...

Simon and Schuster Dedicate New Website to the Business Book

The world of business celebrates another feat in gathering and helping business students, professors, advisers, and publishers as Simon & Schuster dedicates a new website to the business book community. 250 Words, the website recently launched by Simon & Schuster, was created to gather business enthusiasts in...

9 Effective Guidelines That Will Help Authors Write, Publish, and Sell Ebooks

Technology has helped ebooks overtake many traditional books today. Because of this, more readers have traded their traditional books for e-book readers or e-readers for use on devices such as tablets, smartphones, and laptops. For aspiring writers who want to know how to write, publish...

Between Self-Publishers And Traditional Ones, Who Will Dominate The Digital Realm?

If you search online for “eBook publishing” or “self-publishing,” you will find many helpful articles about how you can publish your own work. You will also find several websites created to help you to self-publish. Several new authors have taken the plunge and started selling...