• Are You a Comment Spammer or an Etiquette Queen? – by Helen Henderson

    Are You a Comment Spammer or an Etiquette Queen?

    “… Short and sweet. Don’t write a blog post of your own in the comments. Or even worse, a novel. Add something relevant to the conversation. You can comment with a funny joke or story relating to the article or even just to thank the blogger for the interview. How long is too long? It […]

  • 5 Keys To Help You Finish Your Novel

    5 Keys To Help You Finish Your Novel

    “… Beginning a book is such fun. It is filled with delicious moments where your imagination takes you on reckless journey of wonder. When you begin writing your story, everything seems possible. It’s on the homeward stretch that finishing your novel becomes really difficult. What is finishing a book so tough? Why do some writers […]

  • Are Your Book’s Ads Earning or Losing You Money?

    Are Your Book’s Ads Earning or Losing You Money?

    “… From this point on, we’ll be looking at advertising where we earn back at least as much money as we invested in the ad. But there’s something we need to do before we can go any further talking about ads. We have to figure out how to measure whether our ads are earning us […]

  • Fiction Secrets: 5 Tips To Write A Novella Fast

    Fiction Secrets: 5 Tips To Write A Novella Fast

    “… It’s fun to write a novella, because you can finish your story quickly and get it published You may be wondering… what’s a novella? Novellas are short fiction. Novellas are too long to be short stories, and too short to be novels. So they’re an ideal length for today’s readers who want stories they […]

  • Marketing and Sales: Make the Most of Your Tools as an Indie Author

    Marketing & Sales Perspectives for Indie Authors

    “I’ve considered myself a professional writer for a little over three years now, and I’ve learned a great deal about the publishing industry in that time. Much of how I think and what I do as an independently published author parallels the experiences of my traditionally published friends, but there are also significant things that […]