Book Promotions: What Type to Use When

As indie authors, we have a wealth of types of marketing and promotional opportunities available to us. However, some types aren’t as effective as others, and some are more effective when you’re farther along in your career. As a newbie, where should you concentrate your efforts? As a more seasoned indie, what will boost you … Continue reading “Book Promotions: What Type to Use When”

Free Author and Book Promotions on Indies Unlimited

Indies Unlimited is one of the only (if not THE only) place where indie authors can promote themselves and their books for free. That’s really the heart and soul of IU; helping each other without trying to make money off our friends and colleagues. And the really good news is that there are lots of … Continue reading “Free Author and Book Promotions on Indies Unlimited”

The Second Revolution and the Authors Guild—by Ilil Arbel

City: Mainz, Germany Year: 1399 CE Location: A café that caters to scribes, illuminators, and publishers. A tired looking man walks into the café and joins a group at one of the tables. “What a day, guys,” he says. “I wrote almost six pages today; we practically ran out of quill pens. I need a … Continue reading “The Second Revolution and the Authors Guild—by Ilil Arbel”

Grace Guerra and the Book Junkies Library

Grace Guerra is the brains behind Book Junkies Library, an online resource for indie authors and readers. I asked Grace when and how she first became interested in independent authors. She said, “That’s like trying to remember becoming interested in breathing. After being frustrated with my favorite ‘published’ authors and their inability to keep my … Continue reading “Grace Guerra and the Book Junkies Library”