Day 3 of NaNoProMo is all about pitching, written by our own Blaise Ramsay. Pitching can be daunting, especially when you're not sure what constitutes as a strong pitch. Maybe you're not sure what an elevator pitch is or how a pitch is different from a query letter. Check out the full article. Pitching: What … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 3: Pitching: What You Need to Know Now by Blaise Ramsay
Let's face it, speaking for authors in general can be pretty daunting, especially if you're one of those who freezes up in front of people. For day 2 of NaNoProMo (created by Rachel Thomson), Paul Geiger offers a way that could help ease the stress of speaking. In this article, Paul gives three points to … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 2: A Novel Way of Speaking: Just for Authors by PaulGeigerSpeak
We're all going to fail at something, it's our nature. Understanding the importance of allowing ourselves to fail is a step towards success. Some of the greatest minds in history tried and failed. If they could do it, what is truly keeping us from trying?
Failure. We shudder at the sound of it. The risk of it. But the question is, why? Do we truly understand it? Understand its necessity? How vital it is? Join me on the first of a five part series on the concept of failure and why it's more important than you might think.
Why is a website important in building your brand? What happens when it looks sloppy? Why invest in a custom domain name? All of this and more in "Marketing 101: Your Website is Your Hub?"
"One of the best ways to let people know about your book is to not talk about it yourself, but to let readers know about it in other ways, and get them talking."
We all would love to see consistent sales of our products. They can be books, services such as coaching classes, art, games, etc. The list goes on.
As an author, learning to accept that we will suffer times of feast and famine is a part of the art of marketing and writing itself.