What Should Authors Blog About?

Today I’m answering questions from reader Annie Daylon. Molly, I read your blog regularly and have recently participated in an online writing conference and, in one of the workshops, it was suggested that authors blog only about their own work: what inspires them, chapters from the book, short stories. They said an author’s blog should […]

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Has Your eBook Been Pirated? What To Do: Step 2

By Kathryn Miller Goldman, Esq.: I recently wrote a post for this blog called Has Your eBook Been Pirated? What To Do: Step 1. Molly had identified General eBooks as a website that offered pirated ebooks for free download, and her books were on the site without permission. In that post, I explained how I […]

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6 Lessons Learned Between Books 4 & 5

I recently published Swindle Town, Book 5 in my Gen Delacourt Mystery Series, and here I am again, riding the learning curve and sharing wins, errors, and vulnerabilities with anyone who cares to read about them. I’ve done the same following publication of Book 2, Book 3, and Book 4, and although I really hope […]

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How To Stage A Comeback

Meet Author Ben Wallace! I’ve recently undertaken a great rebranding and an overhaul of how I go about marketing my books. Molly was kind enough to invite me here to share the how, why and what I’m doing. Thank you, Molly. In the world of self-published books, I use to be somebody. Not a big […]

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My First BookBub Promo: The Results

If you’re sick of hearing about BookBub walk away now, because I scored my first BookBub (BB) promo December 21 after months of submitting, and I’m about to share the results. For those of you who aren’t familiar (hahaha), BB is the top-of-the-heap discounted book vendor that tons of authors are vying to get into. […]

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5 Tips To Make Direct-Sale Events A Rousing Success

A growing number of self-published authors either never joined the social media frenzy, or are giving it the cold shoulder in favor of other book promotion methods. Author Todd Borg is one of them. Last week Todd guested on my blog and talked about his production, his income, and his selling strategies. We found out […]

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