Get 25 Reviews on Launch Day

Get 25 Reviews on Launch Day

Writing is only one part of the story when it comes to having your book out in the world and available for people to enjoy. There’s one thing I have learned over the past year thanks to people like Shawn Hansen and Diana Heuser: that an author is also a marketer...

Create Your Own Book Cover With Word

As a self-publishing author, you sometimes have way more time than money. For some, there is also a level of creative satisfaction in mastering a new skill. Book covers and dust jackets are a case in point. Once you become profitable or have the funds, it is better to...

New Author WordPress Theme

HEADS UP! The theme I am using is now available in a pre-launch special pricing. I recommend it as being very flexible, perfectly suited for writers and authors, and well supported. Details – http://melaniedayauthor.com/author-theme/...

Your Book Needs a Marketing Plan

Writing a book is one thing. Inspired. Gruelling. Character-building. Yet if you write your book, show a couple of close family and friends, what do you do next? Shove it in a drawer never to see light of day again? The first thing is to get it professionally...