Indie Epublished Authors: You can now reach 50 Countries via Smashword’s Distribution Channel with Apple!

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Happy Hump Day, WG2E-Land! Last week, Smashwords announced that Apple had added 18 new countries to their distribution, bringing their total to 50 countries. And every single one of those will be a new channel for Smashword’s Authors!!! Here’s the article from Smashword Founder Mark Coker: Apple iBookstore Expands Global Reach of Smashwords Ebooks to [...]

Stick a Label on It?

Happy Tuesday, all! Sorry for the late posting — the site seemed to be down for most the morning. Wishing everyone on the east coast of the US and those in central Canada all the best in dealing with Sandy. Yesterday, I posted a column on the Alliance if Independent Authors on why I don’t [...]

Indie Epublished Authors: To Reach Readers, Consider Blog Talk Radio and Skype Too!

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Happy Monday, WG2E-Land! Today, I’ve got an exciting question for you…that might just land you a brand new reader base or two… Have you ever considered participating in or actually participated in Blog Talk Radio Programs and Skype Sessions too?! Recently, I was asked and was over the moon to accept two multi-media gigs, one [...]

Aggressive versus Obnoxious in the Land of Publishing

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When I give presentations to writers I joke that the difference between being aggressive and obnoxious is that the aggressive writer has a good manuscript and the obnoxious one has a bad manuscript.  For over a decade that’s always gotten a good laugh. The only problem was, I wasn’t following my own advice. I’ve grown [...]

Ruth Harris Reports #10: Editors and Editing (Part Four of a Four-Part Series)

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Happy Weekend, WG2E-Land! It’s time for our next Ruth Harris Report…Part Four in her Series on Editors and Editing. You can catch the first part of this fabulous and informative series right here: http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/ruth-harris-reports-7-editors-and-editing-part-one-of-a-series The second here: http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/ruth-harris-reports-8-editors-and-editing-part-two-of-a-series And the third here: http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/ruth-harris-reports-9-editors-and-editing-part-three-of-a-series Take it away, Ruth… Today’s post is the final in the series [...]