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Blog Your Book: A Post a Day is a Book or More Per Year

Blog Your Book: A Post a Day is a Book or More Per Year

Guest post by Nina Amir An enormous amount of people have the desire to become authors. In fact, 81 percent of all Americans say someday they will write a book, but someday only arrives for about two percent of that population. More and more people become bloggers each year, not necessarily because they have dreams […]

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25 Ways Nonfiction Authors Can Increase Blog Traffic and Boost Book Sales

25 Ways Nonfiction Authors Can Increase Blog Traffic and Boost Book Sales

I’m a firm believer that every author needs a blog. A blog is a fantastic way to attract traffic from Google. The more posts you write, the more reasons you give Google to find your site. Also, Google loves fresh content. Update your blog two or more times per week and you are sure to […]

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9 Essential Things to Know Before Writing a Nonfiction Book

9 Essential Things to Know Before Writing a Nonfiction Book

Guest blog post by Nina Amir Inspiration hits. The light bulb goes on. You’ve got a passion, and you pursue it. You see a need, and you fill it. There’s a question, and you answer it. You have a purpose, and you fulfill it. These are all great reasons to begin writing a nonfiction book. […]

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Promoting with Pinterest: Marketing Strategies for Nonfiction Authors

Promoting with Pinterest: Marketing Strategies for Nonfiction Authors

According a recent report by Experian.com, Pinterest is currently the third largest social media site based on the number of site visits each month. To put the numbers in perspective, Facebook stood out above the rest with a whopping 7 billion visits, Twitter received 182 million, Pinterest received 104 million, and LinkedIn received 86 million. […]

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Join the Nonfiction Authors Network on LinkedIn

Join the Nonfiction Authors Network on LinkedIn

I host a group for nonfiction authors on LinkedIn and would love for you to join us! The Nonfiction Authors Network is a great place to connect with other authors and book industry pros, ask questions and more. We have over 2,000 members and an active discussion board. It’s easy to join and free to […]

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Press Release: Nonfiction Writers Conference 2012 is Back!

Press Release: Nonfiction Writers Conference 2012 is Back!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Nonfiction Writers Conference—An Online Event—Returns May 16 to 18, 2012 The Nonfiction Writers Conference is a 3-day online event with 15 keynote speakers and conducted via teleconference May 16-18, 2012. Topics include traditional and self-publishing, ebooks, virtual book tours, social media, Amazon sales strategies, blogging, SEO, professional speaking, freelance writing, information […]

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Top Author Cancels Publishing Contracts, Moves to Self-Publishing

Top Author Cancels Publishing Contracts, Moves to Self-Publishing

Author J.A. Konrath keeps an interesting blog, and this week he announced his decision to publish all of his future books in ebook format only. He’s taking back control from the publishers and based on his current ebook sales, he is convinced he will make a better living this way. I agree with his decision, with […]

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