Mindstir Media is a great option to get yourself started in self-publishing. As many of you know, I wrote a beginner’s guide on how to get started in self-publishing called “Get Ready to Push the Button: A Beginner’s Guide to Self Publishing”. I put in a lot of tips in my book, including resources and … Continue reading Additional Tips For The Beginning Self-Published Author
In the middle of April, Amazon announced it's new serial publishing platform to be connected and managed through KDP by authors. Curious that this may be a fit for one of my novel projects, I checked out the options and decided to go with publishing through this new format. Since this is a new venture and … Continue reading What is Vella? A Look at Amazon’s New Serial Publishing Platform
Greetings everyone, I wanted to let you all know about a fabulous opportunity to learn about one of the helpful writing programs available and used by many writers. If you're planning on writing a book or have already begun, this program can help get you organized. It's at a very reasonable fee, and it is … Continue reading Scrivener Online Workshop Saturday, May 22
It is now available. All of my self-publishing knowledge over the last thirteen years. I've been at this self-publishing thing for awhile now. And I've learned a lot. It's been called a gold rush by some, from about 2009 to 2011, and beyond. I would say that was mostly due to KDP, Kindle Digital Publishing, … Continue reading Interested in Self-Publishing Romance? I Just Wrote the Book On It!
Just announced! Marilyn Vix will be speaking at this year's 2019 Silicon Valley Comic Con on the Self-Publishing panels and the Marketing Your Book Panel on Sunday, August 18. The self-publishing panel will be in Rm 111 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Come and find out how you can start self publishing. The panel will go … Continue reading Marilyn Vix Will Be On Self-Publishing & Marketing Panels at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2019
Are you thinking of self-publishing? Take it from me. It can be daunting to do all that is needed. Writing, editing, formatting, cover designs. However, there is a secret to self-publishing. What is it? You don’t have to do it all yourself. You can hire out many of the steps. Today, I’d like to go … Continue reading Why Should A Self-Published Author Hire An Ebook Formatting Company?
I am very upset today. A place I have called my online home since 2009 has been recently bought by a company called VerticalScope, Inc. and all hell has broken loose on the board. This place is known as Kboards.com Writer's Cafe. And I have learned what I know about self-publishing a lot from this … Continue reading The Death of Kboards.Com: My Indie Publishing Home Implodes