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For Self Published Authors: Going Wide

‘Going Wide’ is a hot topic among self-published authors. Some put all of their book eggs in the Amazon basket and hope sales and page reads through Kindle Unlimited (KU) keep on coming. Others spread their work around, trying to … Continue reading

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Google Play and Boxed Sets

There’s a wise old saying that’s been proven true for most people at least once in their lives: Never put all your eggs in one basket. I love Amazon; I really do, especially as an author. They’ve provided aspiring authors … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Broken Women – a Romance

The naming contest for the ‘bar’ in my upcoming lesfic romance novel, ‘Broken Women’ is over. The lucky winner is Debs Amishaw for her submission, ‘Steamboat Willie’s’. It has all sorts of cool connotations including the local connection (the fictional … Continue reading

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Vacation Sale!

My mom and dad celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in mid March of 2016. Where they live, the weather is still generally pretty crappy (cold and often snowy) around that time. One of their favorite getaways is to Las Vegas … Continue reading

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5 Quick Tips About Kindle Unlimited for Authors

Four months ago, I wrote this post: On Self Publishing: Top Ten Lessons I’ve Learned…So Far. A lot of that was cheerleader type stuff and cautions about social media do’s and don’ts. I did mention however that new authors should start … Continue reading

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Kindle Book Sales and Borrows for March 2015

I thought I’d share some numbers to give those of you still on the fence about self publishing some idea what Kindle sales numbers and borrows look like for a debut, virtually unknown author. Keep in mind, I write in … Continue reading

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On Publishing: Amazon Kindle Unlimited Borrows vs Selling on Other Platforms

Is it worth it from a monetary standpoint to forgo the Kindle Select program in order to be able to sell eBooks on other platforms like Barnes and Noble (Nook), Apple, Sony and KOBO? Does an indie author make more … Continue reading

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