So You Self Published A Book-Now What?

So You Self Published A Book-Now What?

So you wrote the book you always wanted to write and got it self-published. Now what? After all the excitement has died down and the flurry of sales that followed with your new release seem to dwindle, you may reach a moment and wonder “Is that it?” Momentum. The...

Why I Will Always Love Print

If I want to know the answer to something and cannot wait to have it delivered, I will buy on Kindle or in epub format, but there are some books that I simply must have in print. The great thing about print books is that I keep going back to them over and over and...

Self-Publishing and Book Marketing

I love tuning words into books and I get such a buzz out of hitting the Publish button and seeing work go live online or accepting delivery of a batch of books for a client. If I experience this buzz and sense of thrill, it can be nothing compared with how an author...

Being a Published Author-Your New Business Calling Card

Recently I read a very interesting article and it really hit home to me about the real usefulness of traditional business cards. I know you can send an e-card but the article got me thinking and that can be a dangerous thing. A business card can only hold so much...

How to Publish a Book Using an Irish Publisher

I remember when I started publishing my own books a few years ago, I kept everything nice and simple. I was writing fiction, had no images and wrote everything in Microsoft Word. I then got KD Publisher Pro software which took care of the document, formatting it and...

Which Book Cover Design Works Best

Cover design can range from the simplest where an image is placed on the cover of the book and text designed around it, to the most complex where unique artwork is created or a composite/montage of images are combined to create an overall image. As a result, the cost...