Posted on 07/17/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A few weeks ago, YA novelist Angie Thomas requested that reviewers not tag her in their negative feedback. The author of...

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Posted on 07/13/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Marketing expert Penny Sansevieri’s quick guide to acquiring Amazon reviews has several great pieces of advice, bu...

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Posted on 05/16/2019 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We of course believe in our newsletters’ power to bring in new readers and new reviews for you. That said, we also...

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Posted on 04/19/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

IndieReader has launched a blog post series on best practices for launching books. The first installment focuses on acqu...

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Posted on 03/31/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Book Designer is keeping its focus on the ever changing world of acquiring and keeping reviews. This month’s D...

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Posted on 03/21/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re not aware of any dramatic changes in Amazon’s review rules, but it never hurts to share primers on thi...

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Posted on 02/17/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dave Chesson is a huge fan of Goodreads, but with its great power comes great responsibility. If you haven’t set u...

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Posted on 02/14/2019 at 02:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Angela Ackerman understands that recruiting a street team for book launches can seem like an exercise in ego. She encour...

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Posted on 02/02/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We don’t have to lecture you on how critical reviews are. So we’ll get straight to the meat of this post: Ar...

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Posted on 12/10/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author advice sites, including this one, are constantly harping on the need to gather reviews. Well, what happens when y...

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