Indie Publishing 101 – Part II

Indie Publishing 101 – Part II

Piper Bayard of Bayard & Holmes In Indie Publishing 101—Part I, we discussed the shifting paradigm of the publishing world, what it takes to be an independent publisher, and how we produce quality, publish-ready manuscripts. Today, we will look at what is involved...
The Cover Two-Step

The Cover Two-Step

Melinda VanLone As I’ve pointed out a few (thousand) times before, your book cover is a marketing tool … the most vital one you have in your marketing toolbox. It exists for one reason, and no, it’s not to contain printed pages—you could do that with a shopping...