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Barcodes for Indie Authors – updated June 6, 2018

Originally posted on Meeka's Mind:
I’m assuming that any Indies reading this post will have gone through the same frustrations that I did, so I’ll jump straight into the how-to part of the post. Once that’s done, I’ll talk about barcodes in general and discuss why you might want one. Let’s do it! There…

How To: Find and Set up Share Tabs on WordPress

Originally posted on Plaisted Publishing House:
Yes I know there are tutorial for WordPress about how to use and improve your websites & blogs (especially for beginners. The tutorials are brilliant and informative. It is a great place to start your journey. Here is a tutorial link to various things you may want to learn…

Free ebook promotion on Amazon

Originally posted on Meeka's Mind:
How to Print Your Novel with CreateSpace A step-by-step guide for absolute beginners ? “An absolute beginner is someone who has yet to learn all the little things everyone else takes for granted.” Unfortunately, it’s always the little things that trip people up. That’s why ‘How to Print Your…

7 Reasons Why I Deleted My Facebook Account

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News  :
Lately, Facebook has been in the news a lot, and I’m reading lots of articles comparing it to favourite social media websites of the past such as MySpace, LiveJournal and Friendster. Has it, too, had its day? I’ve had a love/hate relationship with Facebook since I can…

How to Preview Your Kindle eBook #pubtips

Originally posted on chrismcmullen:
PREVIEWING YOUR KINDLE eBOOK This is a thorough guide to help you preview your Kindle eBook. Previewing is best done in several stages. Proofreading the text Initial preview for obvious issues Check the images Check any drop caps Click every hyperlink (including the table of contents and footnotes) Check any tables…

How To Use Flipboard

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News  :
Flipboard is a social media platform where users create their own virtual magazines and add articles to them. With over 40 million users, it’s no wonder why I have seen a sudden upsurge of traffic on my blog from Flipboard. The following figures speak for themselves, although…

5 Ways to You Can Market for Free

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Hello Story Empire readers! Today is my first official post on this site and I’m really excited to share some thoughts with everyone. Here are five free ways to market your book in some ways you may not have thought about before now. Blog About Your Book Yes, this has…

Pressed from Mythic Scribes: Writing Killer Descriptions – First Impressions

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Note from Story Empire: I ran across the post  below the other day on Mythic Scribes and found it both helpful and interesting. Can there be tension mingled with your description? I suppose it could. Read Craig’s take on tension to think in terms of mixing it into your descriptions.…

50 Simple Ways to Build Your Platform in 5 Minutes a Day | WritersDigest.com

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Note from Story Empire: Below is a link to a good list for authors interested in building their reach for marketing. Here’s an additional, related post from our own C. S. Boyack over on his site, Entertaining Stories, where he shares some of his own experience with a few social…

How To: Proofread Your Manuscript

Hello, and welcome to How To Wednesday. After a few weeks of neglecting my poor blog, I decided to return with a How To that I hope many will find useful, How To Proofread Your Manuscript. Firstly, let me give my opinion on this subject. You need a professional proofreader! I know many will tell…

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