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Social media for authors – Tips to build your online presence

What social media platformsyou can’t do without? What do you think are the problems when it comes to social media for authors? Let us talk.

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Choose the ideal beta reader: Qualities to look for

Finding your ideal beta reader might seem to be daunting task, especially if it were your first...
Can beta readers steal your work?

Can beta readers steal your work?

One of the major concerns for indie authors when hiring a beta reader is about the safety of their manuscript. Can the beta readers can steal my work? Will they publish my manuscript as theirs? Will they rip my beloved characters off me? These questions must plague...

Self-Publishing on Amazon: 4 Tips for Indie Authors

Self-Publishing on Amazon: 4 Tips for Indie Authors

Amazon has become almost synonymous with self-publishing. And if you are planning to or have already self-published on Amazon, I am sure you are always on the look out for more tips to reach the best seller list. Don't you? Let us hear from an insider from the...

Tips to writing characters in poverty : Indie Guest Post

Tips to writing characters in poverty : Indie Guest Post

I know it has been a while since we had an author speaking to us about the craft of writing and we have Beatrice who will talk to us about a topic that is very relevant today - writing diverse characters and poverty as a diversity factor. I will let Beatrice talk now!...

Quiz: Can you guess the authors of these famous books?

Quiz: Can you guess the authors of these famous books?

I love doing bookish quizzes, even if most of the time I score real poor on them. But hey they are usually fun to do and kill some time right? It has been a while since I did one of those quizzes here, so let us match the authors name to their books now. Try to...

Why are guest posts important to indie authors?

Why are guest posts important to indie authors?

Writing a book is just a part of your job as an indie author. Marketing your indie books is a huge task that begins after you finish your manuscript and get it published. As an indie writer, it is entirely up to you to get the word out there and get everyone...

Book covers that made me question my sanity – Part two

Book covers that made me question my sanity – Part two

If it were up to us, the bookworms, every book would have a great plot and well written. But sadly that is not the case! And we come across some not so great books often and a few even test our sanity.  Earlier, we came up with┬ásome books with ridiculous titles...

Five websites for the unpublished writers: Indie Guest Post

Five websites for the unpublished writers: Indie Guest Post

The online lives of writers (published or not) is quite hectic right? While you might feel the need to be everywhere, most of us do not have the time to do that. Some of our favorite guest bloggers posted on their marketing techniques here. But here are a few more...