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Indie Authors – 2013 In Review

Another year has come and gone, and it’s time to take a look back at 2013.  It’s been an interesting year for indie authors, and for the publishing industry.  Here are some things of note that occurred… January – What … Continue reading

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Indie Authors And Goodreads Review Policies

Earlier this month, I saw some articles about Goodreads and their new review policies, and I wonder if it will impact indie authors like the whole Amazon review debacle did/does (for more on that, read Indie Authors And Amazon Removing … Continue reading

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Amazon Acquires Goodreads – How Will This Affect Indie Authors?

I’ve been reading that Amazon announced last week that it is acquiring Goodreads.  My initial reaction was oh great, Amazon will take over another site and ruin it for indie authors.  But as I thought about this, and read more … Continue reading

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Warning – What Twitter Won’t Do For You

Did that get your attention?  So here’s the deal.  As an author, or anyone trying to use Twitter to promote yourself, you have to make Twitter work for you.  First, I’ve harped on this before, but you can’t expect to … Continue reading

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‘Salem’s Lot – Stephen King At His Best

‘Salem’s Lot by Stephen King My rating: 5 of 5 stars I was inspired to post this on my blog because I was on Goodreads and a window popped up after I submitted my review, and I thought “what the … Continue reading

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