To be a good writer, you only need one method–writing from your heart. I urge clients, writers, and students to spill their passion. First pour your heart out. Once you tell you story on paper (or computer) it is easy to clean it up. We can hire editors, copy editors, and proofreaders to smooth the rough edges. Most importantly, tell your story authentically with passion.
As a self-publishing coach, I am often asked what are the self-publishing companies to avoid. What are the worst “self-publishing” companies? How can I make money in self-publishing without overspending or getting caught up with scam self-publishing companies?
As digital publishing becomes within reach of ordinary people, you may be considering self-publishing a book, and may need the following self-publishing checklist. If you are an entrepreneur, business coach or consultant in any area, having a published book is key to establishing your credibility and creating success. Besides that, published entrepreneurs make more money!
Have you always wanted to write a book but never had the time? You’ll find these five tips on writing a book helpful to launch you into this long-awaited dream. Are you also interested in finding out more about digital publishing which makes publishing your book more possible?
When publishing a book yourself, one of the most important aspects is how to design a book cover. Since the majority of books are sold online, the book cover is a small icon, and you will only have a few seconds to entice readers to buy your books. To help you design a book cover which looks professional and compelling, be sure to include the following components …
The debate rages on: Self Publishing vs Traditional Publishing? Who will win? Having worked in both sides of the industry, I can tell you without a doubt that self publishing is winning. What makes me say so?
We live in exciting times with DIY Publishing (Do-It-Yourself Publishing) in the forefront. The printing press has given way to a whole new era of digital publishing. With print on demand, just one book is now printed affordably using digital printing. No longer is it necessary to team up with a publishing house who invests thousands in your book project. Writers have the option of publishing a book themselves. Now, you too, can learn how to self publish a book.
It is nearly 2015, and some powerful buzz words are hitting the Internet Space–Google Author Verification, Search Engine Optimization, and Online Publishing. What do these terms have in common with becoming a published author? First, let us focus on the one word that dominates this game. That word is “authority.” Domain authority, page authority, and author authority influence the Google Search Engine in ranking your published works.
Have you ever thought of writing and publishing a book? This article covers the steps to writing a book and how to take the opportunity to become a published author. With digital publishing and print on demand you no longer need must be a scholar or a celebrity to write a book and get it published. Publishing Solo can help you to make your dream to publish a printed book a reality. But before you publish the first step is to write the book. Now, that may seem like a daunting task, but it really is easier than you think. Take the steps to writing a book we suggest in these videos and you’ll be a published author more quickly that you may think.
As a writer, and in the role of writing coach, I am often asked, “Do you have certain place and time that you make yourself sit down and write?” My answer is NO. It is rare that I make myself write or struggle with “writer’s block”.
Writing from Your Heart or Head, which is better? When teaching, I speak of two writing methods–The Art of Writing, which is writing from your heart; and The Craft of Writing, which is writing from your head.