self-publishing advice

This week, among other things, John Doppler is kind enough to share his insights on AMS advertising in this book promotion piece: 11 Top Tips for Best AMS Advertising Practice

Other Self-Publishing Advice

Debbie Young provides a few ideas on choosing the right name for the characters you create in 15 Ways to Choose Characters’ Names

ALLi Partner member Richard Bradburn, managing editor of editorial.ie sets us straight on that tricky issue the correct format for dashes in our fiction.

Our Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon Podcast was back covering topics including:

  • Using and Leveraging Existing Content
  • Scrivener 3.0
  • Amazon Ads
  • Keywords
  • Accountability Partners
  • Author Collaboration

Our Self-Publishing Success Story is British indie author, Roz Morris, who started off as a ghostwriter to emerge as an acclaimed self-published novelist in her own right.

ALLi Partner member Ben Cameron, of Cameron Publicity and Marketing brings us our opinion piece – Why Book Publicity is Not Only About Book Sales

And finally, as always, we come to Dan Holloway’s regular indie author news round-up. Covering the buzz around Amazon’s second HQ whilst making redundancies at Createspace, Wattpad’s new funding and what it will go toward, StreetLib Read – the cool new app, and the latest report from Author Earnings.

If you’re interested in writing or self-publishing, you might like to join our Alliance of Independent Authors. And if you’d like to look at my self-published work, you’ll find it here