Molly Greene: Writer http://www.molly-greene.com Blogger & Author, Gen Delacourt Mysteries Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:22:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 30943016 Schedule Bulk Messages With Hootsuite http://www.molly-greene.com/hootsuite-bulk-messages/ http://www.molly-greene.com/hootsuite-bulk-messages/#comments Mon, 14 Nov 2016 20:20:29 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=10073 by Molly Greene, @mollygreene Over the years, I’ve used several different WordPress plugins to auto-tweet my blog’s past posts, eventually discarding each because the developer stopped updating the software. The most recent was Evergreen Post Retweeter, which I disabled the minute a Good Samaritan tweeted me that my entire repertoire of old posts had been […]

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How To Beat Ebook Pirate Sites http://www.molly-greene.com/how-to-beat-ebook-pirate-sites/ http://www.molly-greene.com/how-to-beat-ebook-pirate-sites/#comments Mon, 03 Oct 2016 20:40:06 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=10047 by Kathryn Miller Goldman, Esq, @KathrynGoldman Hardly a day goes without me hearing from a writer that one of their books is showing up on a pirate site within days of the book having been published on Amazon or some other legitimate platform. It’s uncanny how fast it happens, and I bet it has happened […]

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Going Wide: Bye Bye, Amazon Select http://www.molly-greene.com/going-wide-bye-bye-amazon-select/ http://www.molly-greene.com/going-wide-bye-bye-amazon-select/#comments Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:21:44 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=10011 by Molly Greene @mollygreene Leaving Amazon’s KDP Select program was not an easy decision for me. I absolutely loved the ease of being in Select and having all my titles in Kindle Unlimited. I didn’t mind being exclusive. My participation in Select made scheduling promos a breeze, KU borrowers paid a significant chunk of change, […]

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A New Chapter http://www.molly-greene.com/a-new-chapter/ http://www.molly-greene.com/a-new-chapter/#comments Mon, 01 Aug 2016 18:47:40 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9990 by Molly Greene, @mollygreene I’ve been AWOL from my blog – and everything else! – from early June until, well, now, but I have an excuse: I sold my house! I’ve been ready for a change literally for years, and it finally happened. Yaaay! When I listed the property for sale, neighbors, friends, and family […]

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Create A Simple Single-Author Boxed Set http://www.molly-greene.com/create-single-author-boxed-set/ http://www.molly-greene.com/create-single-author-boxed-set/#comments Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:51:59 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9959 by Molly Greene, @mollygreene I recently put together a quick boxed set of the first three books in my Gen Delacourt Mystery Series, then went on to build box sets for the rest of my titles. Why do it? More product Go wide with singles OR sets and stay in KU with one or the […]

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Fiverr: Every Author’s Secret Staff http://www.molly-greene.com/fiverr-every-authors-secret-staff/ http://www.molly-greene.com/fiverr-every-authors-secret-staff/#comments Mon, 16 May 2016 20:32:43 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9926 by Anne Hagan, @AuthorAnneHagan Fiverr can be an indie author’s best friend. Never heard of it? Allow me to introduce you. Several years ago, when I was working from home doing eBay sales and quick freelance jobs from time to time, I ran across the micro-gig site, Fiverr. Fiverr is a marketplace where freelance sellers […]

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The NEW Easy Way To Go FREE On Amazon http://www.molly-greene.com/new-way-to-go-free-on-amazon/ http://www.molly-greene.com/new-way-to-go-free-on-amazon/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:29:24 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9885 by Molly Greene @mollygreene Just a quick post to update a previous one. A while back I shared The Easy Way To Price Match FREE On Amazon. That process has changed slightly. Amazon – in their infinite wisdom – must have decided they’d made it too easy for authors to price match books to free. […]

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Writers: Plan For A Laptop Crash http://www.molly-greene.com/writers-plan-for-a-laptop-crash/ http://www.molly-greene.com/writers-plan-for-a-laptop-crash/#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:56:59 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9871 by Michelle Peterman Writing a successful novel typically requires skill and dedication to learning the craft, plus a double portion of perseverance. As Sidney Sheldon said, “A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it is to be God.” Filling that blank paper – or, more likely, an empty Word […]

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Top 10 Items On My 2016 Marketing Plan http://www.molly-greene.com/2016-book-marketing-plan/ http://www.molly-greene.com/2016-book-marketing-plan/#comments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 20:56:17 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9832 by Molly Greene, @mollygreene I recently posted my disappointing 2015 author earnings, and declared that I would pursue an enhanced marketing plan (meaning not solely dependent on BookBub and KDP Select) over the rest of 2016. And that I’d share what I decided to do. It’s pretty simple, and many of you have done all […]

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My 2015 Author Earnings http://www.molly-greene.com/my-2015-author-earnings/ http://www.molly-greene.com/my-2015-author-earnings/#comments Mon, 28 Mar 2016 20:15:04 +0000 http://www.molly-greene.com/?p=9802 by Molly Greene, @mollygreene Since 2011, I’ve been blogging about self-publishing and my journey through it. I released my first title, Mark of the Loon, in May of 2012, but didn’t publish Book 2, The Last Fairytale, until late 2013. Book 3, Paint Me Gone, came out mid-2014. And so on, until, by the end […]

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