“Promo that works!” from New York Times Bestselling Author Gemma Halliday

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First off, I want to thank D.D. and all of the WG2E bloggers for their wonderful support this past year.  Unfortunately life has brought a ton of busy stuff my way lately, so this will be my last WG2E post.  I will still be active and around, so please do feel free to keep up [...]

Self-Editing Tips from New York Times Bestselling Author Gemma Halliday

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I’ve been hearing a lot of new authors lately talk about the high costs of self-publishing. This kind of baffles me, as when I started, I think I spent a total of $10 on my first book.  Sure, there are lots of ways you CAN spending money starting up, but you really don’t NEED to. [...]

New York Times Bestselling Author Gemma Halliday’s 2013 Writing Resolutions

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Last month I gave my 2012 year in review, so this month I’m looking ahead to 2013 and my writing resolutions. Resolution #1: promote more! Paid advertising didn’t do much for me in 2012, but social media did.  So, this year I plan to focus on building my social media presence and doing more online [...]

New York Times Bestselling Author Gemma Halliday on 2012 – Her “Year in Review”

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Happy Holidays, everyone!  I hope you’re all taking advantage of those last shopping days until Christmas.  Me – I still have WAY more to do than I have elves to help me with.  But, today I plan to devote entirely to baking Christmas cookies, so at least I have the important stuff covered. Since this [...]

Gemma Halliday on Author Support from Ebook Vendors

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I’ve been hearing a lot of chatter on loops lately about author support at the various ebook vendors.  Some authors seem to feel the vendors are out to get them, out to manipulate them, or just plain out to take our money and run.  So I just wanted to share what some of my experiences [...]