Book Publishing, Book Production, Manuscript Preparation, Microsoft Word

The Right Way to Prepare a Manuscript for Submission

Don’t use fancy formatting when your manuscript is bound for publication. Production editors will clean Word files as the first step of the process.
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sales, Social Media, reasons people buy books, Book Marketing, Book Publishing

Social Media Doesn’t Sell Books. So Why Bother?

Social media might not sell books directly, but the repetition may well influence a book buyer's decision next time they are shopping for books. And, a strong social presence does help you bring readers to your website and make them more likely to sign up for your e-mail newsletter.
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Book Marketing, Publishing, Book Publishing, Author Platform, How to Market your books

How Marketing a Book is Like Writing One

If marketing your book were more like writing it, would it change the way you approach social media?
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Author Platform, Book Marketing, Book Publishing, Writing

Control What You Can, Let the Rest Go

There are so many things that authors can't control about the publishing industry, but there are few things that they can.
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