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The Indie Publishing Ploy

The Indie Publishing Ploy

With your completed manuscript, do you try for a traditional book deal or self-publishing?
Many authors today are going with the indie publishing option. While this may look like you’re putting together a plan as you go, much like Indiana Jones, it can be the complete opposite.
Find an independent author services company to provide you with the professionals you need, and avoid making indy ploys

What makes your writing different?

What makes your writing different?

A guest post by Kyle Weckerly In 0.84 seconds, Google has returned 1,150,000,000 results based on the search query; how to find your writing voice. In 0.79 seconds, Google comes up with 1,840,000,000 results for the query: how to find your writing style. Any writer...

Author Story: Meredith Angwin

Author Story: Meredith Angwin

The widespread power outages in Texas were devastating, causing over 80 deaths during severe winter storms in February 2021. Unfortunately, the Texas power crisis played out as Meredith Angwin had predicted a power crisis would occur. In her new book, Shorting the...

Author Story: Nyle Kardatzke

Author Story: Nyle Kardatzke

Nyle Kardatzke is a veteran of indie publishing. Leatherport, Ohio: Tales from the Great Black Swamp is Nyle’s fifth self-published book! “All of my writing is hobby writing,” he admits. “Some people spend money on a boat or a second home; I spend money publishing...

How to Self-publish a Book on Amazon

How to Self-publish a Book on Amazon

For better or worse, Amazon has enabled millions of authors to publish their books without the help of a publisher. Amazon opened the doors for authors to sell their print and ebooks directly to readers by circumventing the need to be accepted by a publishing company....

Memories of a Small Town: Steve Love’s Author Story

Memories of a Small Town: Steve Love’s Author Story

Steve Love grew up watching football. In his hometown of Nowata, Oklahoma, Steve’s mother began taking him to Nowata football games under the Friday night lights when he was about nine months old. As a high school student, he played for the Nowata Ironman team, and...