How to Manage a Twitter Account as an Indie Author

How to Manage a Twitter Account as an Indie Author

By Frances Caballo Twitter tends to confound a lot of writers. I get it. When I first jumped on social media about nine years ago, I asked a friend, “Did you really join Twitter?” She responded that of course she did and that I had to as well. So I begrudgingly opened...
7 Best Book Cover Trends to Stay Current in 2018

7 Best Book Cover Trends to Stay Current in 2018

By Calvin Emerson If you publish in a genre or category where readers expect fresh and new book cover designs, it pays to know what the design trends are at any time. Like other forms of fashion, styles in illustration, typography, and visual approach change from time...
Submit Your Book to Holiday Gift Guides

Submit Your Book to Holiday Gift Guides

By Joan Stewart Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, your book will make a welcome gift. But how can people buy it for friends and loved ones if they don’t know it exists? They read about it in a holiday gift guide. Gift guides are published by: newspapers...
e-Book Cover Design Awards, December 2017

e-Book Cover Design Awards, December 2017

Welcome to the e-Book Cover Design Awards. This edition is for submissions during December, 2017. This month we received: 75 covers in the Fiction category 18 covers in the Nonfiction category Comments, Award Winners, and Gold Stars I’ve added comments (JF: ) to many...