Self-publishing

lead magnet

Lead Magnet: A Great Way to Grow Your Business

How can a lead magnet help grow your business? Writing a book is more than an enjoyable challenge. If you are in business, a book with your name on it can be a powerful marketing tool. Many people successfully create … Continue reading »

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Comic Teaching: How to Use Comics as Great Teaching Tools

Is comic teaching effective? Classrooms worldwide use educational tools that engage students and make learning more fun and accessible to all students. One of the exciting teaching tools educators recently have begun to utilize is storytelling through the pages of … Continue reading »

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Writing Mistakes: Avoid These Common Mistakes

Are you worried about making writing mistakes? Even the most fluent prose or the most serious grounding in research can result in sloppy writing if you make amateurish mistakes in grammar, style, and spelling. These writing mistakes are common, especially … Continue reading »

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book cover art

Book Cover Art: How to Design an Outstanding Cover

How important is book cover art? A beautiful cover can mean the difference between a book that readers eagerly grab and one they leave on the shelf. When designing a book cover, you need inspiring, eye-catching images. Should you use … Continue reading »

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Self Publishing Tips: 30 Tips for Success

Looking for some self publishing tips? Putting together a book that your readers will love as a self-published author includes everything from making sure that your manuscript looks great to crafting a marketing plan that ensures potential readers can find … Continue reading »

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self publishing skills

Self Publishing Skills: 7 Skills for an Outstanding Writer

What self publishing skills do you need to be a successful author? Once you’ve made the decision to publish your own book, your next moves involve printing, marketing, and distributing your book. To be successful, you’ll need a set of … Continue reading »

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book structure

Book Structure: Creating a Strong One for Your Nonfiction Book

You might know that a novel needs a strong narrative structure. This usually involves the classic fictional book structure of climax, conflict, and resolution. However, a nonfiction book needs its own strong book structure if it’s going to hold readers’ … Continue reading »

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children's book covers

Children’s Book Covers: 8 Concepts for Great Covers

Children’s books are so appealing because they provide the spark for a child’s imagination. Bold children’s book covers, memorable characters, and magical illustrations are all woven together into stories that are everything from outlandish to thoughtful. But the story doesn’t … Continue reading »

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Book Title: How to Create a Perfect Book Title

What’s the most important part of a book when it comes to attracting a reader’s attention? If you said, “the cover,” you’d be right, but a close second is the book title. Some authors spend days racking their brains to … Continue reading »

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Book Signings: 7 Tips for Successful Book Signings and Readings

Book signings and book readings can create publicity for your book, connect with readers, and give you much-needed practice in book promotion. They’re a wonderful way to celebrate your achievement and meet your fans. While book signings and book readings … Continue reading »

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