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3 Marketing Distances All Digital Authors Must Bridge, Part 2
October 6, 2017 at 9:00 am

How To Build Bridges No matter what kind of book you’ve written, there is an audience of people who are interested in a book just like yours. Right now. The problem is, these eager customers don’t know that your book exists. These potential customers may be sitting at their computer wondering where they can find…

3 Marketing Distances All Digital Authors Must Bridge, Part 1
October 4, 2017 at 9:33 am

Book marketing doesn't have to feel like calling out across a vast ocean. Reframe the way you think about your audience and begin to build bridges. The post 3 Marketing Distances All Digital Authors Must Bridge, Part 1 appeared first on Digital Book World.

Increase Your Global Outreach with Ebook Translations
October 3, 2017 at 5:37 pm

Just 25% of online consumers use English as a first language. Sirena Rubinoff offers the benefits of translating your ebook—and reaching the remaining 75%. The post Increase Your Global Outreach with Ebook Translations appeared first on Digital Book World.

Authors Use Multi-tiered Strategies To Gain Max Exposure In Book Price Promotions
September 28, 2017 at 12:18 pm

To grow their audience, authors can temporarily lower their book's price. Martin Cavannagh offers a step-by-step plan on creating a multi-tierd strategy that can maximize your return. The post Authors Use Multi-tiered Strategies To Gain Max Exposure In Book Price Promotions appeared first on Digital Book World.

7 Ways To Create Buzz For Your Book
September 25, 2017 at 3:16 pm

Who is the best ambassador for your book? The author! Author Diana Forbes shares 7 ways she creates buzz for her title—will her techniques work for you? The post 7 Ways To Create Buzz For Your Book appeared first on Digital Book World.

7 Free Online Tools for Writers and Authors
September 22, 2017 at 7:00 am

“All you need to be a writer is a pen and paper,” is something you might say if you’re one of those smug savants who can just sit down and write an entire novel longhand. But for the rest of us? Well, we can take all the help we can get. Naturally, there are the…

What’s Hot In Audiobooks? Big Advances for Multi-Book Deals
September 20, 2017 at 7:00 am

As audiobook trend grows, so do advances for writers of popular series. Here's how agent Laurie McLean's helped one author get top dollar. The post What’s Hot In Audiobooks? Big Advances for Multi-Book Deals appeared first on Digital Book World.

Podcasts Vs. Audiobooks: Threats or Opportunities for Authors?
September 18, 2017 at 9:27 am

Is the rise of podcasts a threat to authors? Ian Small, head of Audiobooks.com, offers honest answers to this ominous question and more. The post Podcasts Vs. Audiobooks: Threats or Opportunities for Authors? appeared first on Digital Book World.

Benjamin Thomas Joins Media Services Group as VP of Operations
September 15, 2017 at 10:59 am

Scottsdale, Arizona, September 15, 2017 - Media Services Group Ltd. (MSGL) announced the addition of Benjamin Thomas as Vice President of Operations for the Élan Book and Subscription systems.  Said Tom Jensen, MSGL’s President of the Book and Subscriptions division, “Benjamin joins us with twenty years (20) of experience working for and supporting the publishing…

Don’t Upload Your Ebook To An Online Bookstore Without Reviewing This Checklist
September 15, 2017 at 7:00 am

Setting up a sales page in an online bookstore is as simple as filling in forms. However, many of the questions require research. Use this handy checklist to gather the information in advance. The post Don’t Upload Your Ebook To An Online Bookstore Without Reviewing This Checklist appeared first on Digital Book World.

What’s a BISAC Code? Breathe, It’s All About Book Discoverability
September 13, 2017 at 1:34 pm

Anyone producing a digital book or setting up an ISBN may come across the acronym BISAC. If you’re wondering what a BISAC code actually is, author Sharon Anderson offers some answers. The post What’s a BISAC Code? Breathe, It’s All About Book Discoverability appeared first on Digital Book World.

15 Top Tips For Self-Publishing An Audiobook
September 11, 2017 at 7:00 am

Audiobook expert Michele Cobb offers a guide to making your audiobook dream a reality. Follow these 15 tips to make the experience smooth and produce quality results. The post 15 Top Tips For Self-Publishing An Audiobook appeared first on Digital Book World.

How to Create a Short, Neat URL of Your Book’s Amazon Sales Page
September 8, 2017 at 8:00 am

Do you frequently send links of your book’s Amazon sales page to people? You may be directing  a book blogger to check out your title. You may be updating your bio for an event or an application. You may be responding to a request from a conference organizer or a writing group. Perhaps you’re just…

How Do I Register My Book’s Copyright?
September 6, 2017 at 8:00 am

Are you an author who wants to copyright your work? How do you go about registering the copyright? It needn’t be complicated! This infographic from Reedsy clarifies the process for securing your copyright. The post How Do I Register My Book’s Copyright? appeared first on Digital Book World.

The Most Influential Books of Donald Trump—and 16 Other Prominent People (Infographic)
September 4, 2017 at 8:00 am

Most successful people credit reading, in some capacity, as a factor in their success. Certainly, the 18 extraordinary people we profile in the infographic below have publicly expressed how beneficial reading has been for them. The post The Most Influential Books of Donald Trump—and 16 Other Prominent People (Infographic) appeared first on Digital Book World.

What the heck is a Facebook Pixel and how can it improve book sales?
September 1, 2017 at 7:00 am

Many authors have tried Facebook ads without seeing a positive return on their investment. Dana Kaye's clients consistently achieve high conversion rates. How? Facebook Pixels. If you don't know about them, you should. Here's why. The post What the heck is a Facebook Pixel and how can it improve book sales? appeared first on Digital…

STM Publishers Beware: The Hunt Is on for Plagiarized Images
August 31, 2017 at 12:34 pm

Plagiarism in the scientific community is not new, but has become a recurring theme in the past few years due to a few scandals both in STM journals and in publications that are more general. Why now? I can offer a few explanations. For one, there is greater pressure in the academic community to publish…

KaZoom Kids Books Launches Multicultural Digital Library of Stories
August 30, 2017 at 7:00 am

A new digital book publisher launches in September: KaZoom Kids Storybooks. What began as a vision of making multicultural, interactive storybooks turned into a roller-coaster ride of disappointments and opportunities for founder Donna Beasley. Here's the true story of what it's like to run startup. The post KaZoom Kids Books Launches Multicultural Digital Library of…

Searching for Review Blogs Just Got a Lot Easier
August 28, 2017 at 2:57 pm

Getting reviewed by a book blogger can increase awareness of your book. But how do you get bloggers to read your book? Target only the ones interested in books like yours. Emmanuel Nataf shows you how to find them. The post Searching for Review Blogs Just Got a Lot Easier appeared first on Digital Book…