Authors: How Are You Backing Up Your Manuscripts and Business Files?

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Yesterday, we talked about The Cloud (what it is and what that means for authors). That conversation got me thinking about all of the ways I’m currently using to back-up my manuscripts and business files. To date, I use the following: 1. Google Docs (I’m actually writing all of my books now – not just [...]

What is “The Cloud”?

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Happy Hump Day, WG2E-Land! I’ve been reading Burning The Page: The Ebook Revolution and The Future of Reading – the fabulous book by WG2E Team Member Jason Merkoski, who led Jeff Bezos’ team that developed the Kindle. I just finished the chapter Jason wrote explaining what exactly “The Cloud” is and what it means to [...]

Go-To List for Helpful Indie Rescources

As Indies we are responsible for everything from writing the book to putting it out into the big wild world. This means editing, finding cover art, cover-designing, formatting, marketing, advertising, keeping up with what’s going on in the publishing world, and much, much more. So wouldn’t it be helpful to have a go-to list of [...]

Susan Kaye Quinn’s Self-Pub Basics (Part Four of Four): Formatting, The iTunes Way

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Wavin’ atchya, WG2E-Land!!! Here’s the fabulous Susan Kaye Quinn with Part Four of her superb Self Pub Basics Series. In case you missed them, take a peek at Parts One thru Three: http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/susan-kaye-quinns-self-pub-basics-part-one-of-four-where-to-publish http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/susan-kaye-quinns-self-pub-basics-part-two-of-four-formatting-the-easy-way (Part Three) Take it away, Susan… Self-Pub Basics (4 of 4): Formatting, The iTunes Way by Susan Kaye Quinn Thank you [...]

Susan Kaye Quinn’s Self-Pub Basics (Part Three of Four): Formatting, The Hard Way

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She’s back, WG2E-Land!!! Here’s the fabulous Susan Kaye Quinn with Part Three of her superb Self Pub Basics Series. In case you missed them, take a peek at Parts One and Two as well: http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/susan-kaye-quinns-self-pub-basics-part-one-of-four-where-to-publish http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/susan-kaye-quinns-self-pub-basics-part-two-of-four-formatting-the-easy-way Take it away, Susan… Self-Pub Basics (3 of 4): Formatting, The Hard Way by Susan Kaye Quinn Thank you [...]