Posted on 10/18/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The post we shared yesterday encouraged strategic and not all-encompassing social media use. And good news: just like authors shouldn’t...

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Posted on 10/16/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You always have the option, on on your author site, to just send users to another website in order to...

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Posted on 10/15/2020 at 12:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If your author site is a self-hosted WordPress one, then Nate Hoffelder has an important message for you. (Well, actually,...

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Posted on 08/10/2020 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Nate Hoffelder received some unwelcome news recently: Twitter decided that he’d violated the platform’s terms of service. We hope you...

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Posted on 07/29/2020 at 01:09 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How many times have you seen a reference to Amazon’s A9 Algorithm? And how many of those references seemed to...

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Posted on 07/13/2020 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors and other users who’d built their websites with Virb received a nasty surprise recently. Godaddy pulled the plug on...

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Posted on 06/03/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We and professional editor Louise Harnby would never suggest that technology is just as good as a human proofreader. However,...

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Posted on 05/29/2020 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In our post yesterday about getting started as an indie author, we mentioned that many free tools exist to help...

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Posted on 01/17/2020 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Gaughran has a roundup of his favorite free graphic-design tools for authors, but if you already use and love...

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Posted on 11/15/2019 at 11:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joanna Penn’s interview with author Vikram Chandra covers quite a bit of new ground. After years of hard work (familiar...

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