Market Your Short Story: Make It Short
One of the best ways to market a short story is by making it short. Short roughly translates to 3,000 words or less, or 10 pages double-spaced. For some writers, this might seem difficult. However, there are some inherent benefits. If a writer keeps these in mind, cutting down the story won’t seem so bad.Print Magazines Cutting Back Publishing – Accelerated Spiraling Decline Inevitable
Okay so, as most of you know I am an online writer, and I have to constantly have input in order to produce the abundance of content that I create. One of my favorite things to do, and if you are also an online author or article writer you might try this yourself; I go down to the very large bookstore in our town, sit in the coffee shop a couple of times a month, and go through stacks of magazines on various political, scientific, popular, and niche topics. Now then, I’ve made some observations, and I’d like to bring…Does an Author Need a Literary Agent?
If you dream of becoming a best-selling author, you will need to hire a literary agent. Why? Major publishers only talk to literary agents.Playing the Publishing Game: Simon Says
As if writing the book wasn’t hard enough, trying to submit to publishers can be a grueling experience. This is a plea to the publishing world to standardize and a bit of encouragement for prospective authors who know that’s unlikely to happen.How to Publish Your Kindle EBook in 5 Easy Steps
Learn how to publish your own kindle eBook in five easy steps and join the ranks of other six figure self published authors. This guide explains in a simple step by step format how to publish you own book on the popular kindle platform.Benefits of Self Publishing
After writing a book, an author will have to decide whether she would publish it traditionally or self publish it. Most authors would just share their book to friends and family or post it on a website and have their book downloaded, for free!Kindle Self Publishing: A Dream Come True for Authors
Once you have finished writing a book, it is only natural to find a way to publish it and sell it if possible. However, if this is your first time trying to have your own writing published, then this may seem like an overwhelming task for you. So before doing so, make sure to take some time and do a little research about it. You should know that finding out how to have your book published should not be stressful, as there are various options available for you. You can have it published by taking it to a publishing house or you can do this online using Kindle self publishing.A New Author’s Guide to Book Publishing
One of the biggest dreams of an author is to get his book published. Finding a publisher that will show immediate interest in your book is an obstacle though. You will have to follow the policies and procedures of a publishing company to have your book considered.The Day You Get A Book Published
The day you get a book published, the transition from being an un-published author to a published author you would think is fairly sudden, but it isn’t really like that, or at least it wasn’t for me. My first contact with a publisher came in the form of a phone call from an editor from one of the three publishing companies who eventually became interested in my book. I don’t remember much about the initial conversation, except that he said that they liked the book, and it was going to be discussed at a meeting.Should I Self-Publish Or Try The Traditional Route?
If you have exercised the self-discipline and come through the frustrations and obsessive ‘tweaking’ necessary to have written a book, then congratulations! It is important to remember how many people try, start and get nowhere with their efforts. The question is, now that your work is complete, what are you going to do with it?