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The Truth About Snapchat

March 30, 2016
The Truth About Snapchat

When I turned 30, I remember going to the gym and thinking, “This isn’t as easy as it used to be.” The same thing happened when I turned 40. And here I am, once again, in a similar situation regarding my new book… Last year, I started working on a manuscript with the working title […]

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If Writing A Book Were Easy, It Would Be Your Mom

April 25, 2014
If Writing A Book Were Easy, It Would Be Your Mom

It’s easier than ever to publish a “book.” If you can string a few words together, it’s a relatively simple process to release something to the world via Amazon’s Kindle and CreateSpace platforms. But publishing a good book is a different thing entirely. A good book takes work — it’s not as simple as transcribing […]

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How Do You Know If Your Content is Any Good?

October 3, 2013
How Do You Know If Your Content is Any Good?

I was speaking at a music business event in Atlanta a few years ago and a musician, during a panel on touring, stood up and proudly declared, “I’d drive across the country to get one new fan. It’s worth it.” Uhhhh… No it’s not. It’s not even worth it if you’re flying across the country. In […]

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The 4 Best-Selling Non-Fiction Book Topics

September 7, 2013
The 4 Best-Selling Non-Fiction Book Topics

If you’re a self-published, non-fiction author, listen up because this post is for you! Despite all the hype about the “self-publishing revolution,” half of all self-published authors earn less than $500. Here is how to improve the odds at you won’t be one of them. As you know, in addition to my work in book […]

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3 Ways Authors Can Use Amazon MatchBook to Sell More Books

September 3, 2013
3 Ways Authors Can Use Amazon MatchBook to Sell More Books

For any authors who have published via Kindle, Amazon’s new program Kindle MatchBook will help you’ll sell digital copies of your old books, get more people talking about your writing, get people to your blog, and generate more interest for your current books and other offers. Here are some ideas on how to make that […]

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