Change isn’t always bad. While there are some downsides, this is an excellent development for Amazon and for authors. For one thing, we no longer need to create two different file types when constructing our ebook for the markets. Only one EPUB file is needed. We can still send free books to contest winners and ARC readers. … Read More Are You Ready For Another Amazon Change?
Were you as surprised as I was to find out that Amazon no longer allows android users to download ebooks onto their phones? This news sure caught me by surprise and I have to say, I’m more than a little disappointed.… Read More 7 Places To Buy Ebooks Besides Amazon
Can your email can keep you from getting published? Yes!.
Why? Because an agent or a publisher has so many people sending in proposals and quarries that they don’t have time to play “match the person to the email.” I was told by an agent at a writers’ conference that they filled their last spot because of an email address. … Read More Can your email can keep you from getting published?
This is my final addition to this series on How to Create and Maintain a Successful Blog as a Writer. (or anyone else) In this instalment, we will focus on how I find guest bloggers and how I schedule them… Read More Blogging as a Writer (Part Four)
Finding Your Nitch by Kristena Mears Photo by Kamakshi subramani on Unsplash Have you found your perfect niche for your blog? Let me say right off the bat that this was the hardest area for me when I first began mine. Oh… did I say that about the last subject? You’re right… it’s all hard.… Read More Blogging as a Writer (Part 3)
Whether you’re just starting your blog or have been doing it for years, this subject is relevant.
You may be at the point where you need to re-organize or restructure what you’re doing. We should consider this yearly even for the most experienced and successful blogs. It’s how they stay successful.
Take a few days and evaluate what you are doing, what works, and what doesn’t. Is your stress level too high?
Is what you’re doing working? This reevaluation process is a must for any blog.… Read More Blogging as a Writer (Part 2)