Tag: author platform

Guest Post: 5 Tips To Grow Your Readership

Guest Post: 5 Tips To Grow Your Readership

Writer and blogger Laina Turner was kind enough to write this great guest post. Writing is an amazing profession. Most of us writers would say it’s a calling rather than a profession. Because it’s not like we have much of a choice to write — we have to write. There are stories inside us demanding […]

5 Tips On Identifying Your Target Audience

5 Tips On Identifying Your Target Audience

One of the hardest things for any author can be identifying the target audience for their books. I had no idea that I needed to have a target audience in mind when I first started publishing my own books a couple of years ago. Every author, whether traditionally or self-published needs to know who their target audience is […]

The Stress-Free Way To Build Your Author Platform

Guest Post originally published on Writing and Wellness Site Building and maintaining an author platform is a must for today’s successful author.   I found it very hard to do, though, as I didn’t know much about publishing let alone business; it felt so overwhelming that I didn’t know where to begin. I struggled to […]

5 Questions To Ask Before Self-Publishing

5 Questions To Ask Before Self-Publishing

Should I self-publish my first book? This was a question I asked myself before I published my first book and I’m sure one many authors ask themselves. In today’s industry, it’s very hard to get a publishing deal – especially for first-time authors. Check out what independent publishing is and should you traditionally publish you book? to […]

What is vanity publishing?

What is vanity publishing?

Here is the next post in my series on publishing. I also recommend that you check out my other posts what independent publishing is, the pros and cons of self publishing, should you traditionally publish your book and the pros and cons of traditional publishing for a better overview. Vanity publishing is a type of publishing […]