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38 Tips from Digital Publishing Conference

On October 12-13, I attended the Digital Author and Self-Publishing Conference, hosted by the Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (GLAWS). I immersed myself in everything to do with digital publishing, digital authorship, social media, digital books–all that writing stuff that isn’t Main Stream Agents and Publishers. I learned so much, I can’t possibly organize it … Continue reading


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17 Tips on How to Market Your Books Online

I have experimented with online book marketing over the past few years with mixed results. When I heard about a seminar on this topic in my Poynter’s Newsletter, I decided it was time to hear what the professionals had to say. Just to be clear, prior to the San Diego conference entitled 21st Century Book … Continue reading

digital books / social media / writers resources

If You Aren’t On Scribd, You’re Missing Out

The Scribd community is like no other. Aspiring writers, poets, publishers–all together in one big town where you can stop by, read, friend. I’ve fallen in love with them and been spending (too much) time chatting and visiting. Truth, it must stop because I need to edit my novel, but that’s another issue. As things … Continue reading