How to Land Guest Posts on Huge Blogs (in Five Straightforward Steps) by Ali Luke

by Ali Luke One of the best ways to promote your non-fiction book is by guest posting: writing content for other people’s blogs. Whatever stage you’re at with your book (even if it’s currently just a back-of-an-envelope plan), you can try out guest posting. You don’t need to be an established author or a well-known name. You just need to be able to write. The best news? All it will cost you is a little bit of your time. The Four Key … [Read more...]

Showcase: Gina Noel Decker – Course Title: Master the Launch

Gina Decker of the USA and www.techdoneforyou.com is the author of, 21 Essential SEO Tips to Get You Found Fast: An Expert Interview with Kathy Alice Brown Name of Gina's Course: Master the Launch Web address for course registration page: https://techdoneforyou.leadpages.co/masterthelaunch Gina's ideal audience is coaches, authors, and speakers who are launching online products with Joint Venture partners. Course Description: The … [Read more...]

Pinterest is Changing the Social Media Game! by Sara F. Hathaway

by Sara F. Hathaway Pinterest is a valuable tool for all businesses that is often overlooked for the potential it has. This social media site is busy building an online discovery engine to help billions explore interests and plan for the future. Their visual format brings an encyclopedia of information to life and for people who love to learn, like myself, it is an endless resource of information on any topic. Pinterest is currently boasting … [Read more...]

For Our Fiction Authors – And Those Who Have Ideas About Marketing for Fiction Authors

by D'vorah Lansky As you may have figured out by now, my area of expertise, and the focus of the Book Marketing Challenge is on book marketing for nonfiction authors. However, given that we have hundreds of fiction authors registered for the event who would like to be able to apply what they are learning, I want to do whatever I can to make this content accessible to both fiction and nonfiction authors. I'd like to provide tips for how … [Read more...]

Guest Speaker: Dr. Jeanette Cates – Practices of the Productive Author

Dr. Jeanette Cates is a guest speaker for the 30-Day Productivity Challenge. If you have not yet registered... Click here for details. Session Title: Practices of the Productive Author Session Description: A productive author is a prolific author. And a prolific author is a profitable author. Let's make that happen for you! In this information-packed session Dr. Cates will share her tips to: Organize your electronic workspace … [Read more...]

Guest Speaker: Susan Sherayko – Productivity at the Speed of Light

Susan Sherayko is a guest speaker for the 30-Day Productivity Challenge. If you have not yet registered... Click here for details. Session Title: Productivity at the Speed of Light Session Description: When your work demands high productivity, what does it take to get the job done and prevent overwhelm? Working at the speed of life, amidst “organized chaos” and buzzing, humming pandemonium, we have to be a very well organized machine. The … [Read more...]

7 Tips to Improve Your Productivity

by Susan Sherayko Do you believe that the words “author” and “productivity” have to be mutually exclusive? After all, writing is creative. It comes at the whim of our muse. Or does it? I work with writers every day who generate content on a daily basis, meet deadlines and avoid writer’s block. As writers, they take up the challenges of bringing their publications to a worldwide audience through a variety of media, and build successful … [Read more...]

Guest Speaker: Moreen Torpy – The Organized Author

Moreen Torpy is a guest speaker for the 30-Day Productivity Challenge. If you have not yet registered... Click here for details. Session Title: The Organized Author Session Description: Many authors experience overwhelm from time to time in their writing career. Moreen Torpy, who happens to be an Author and Professional Organizer, offers some strategies to overcome that overwhelm to get you back to the writing you’re committed to. (or … [Read more...]

Episode 035: Bill O’Hanlon – Grow Your Business by Building Relationships

Episode 035: Bill O'Hanlon with Your Host: D’vorah Lansky Podcast Description: In today's episode Bill O'Hanlon, author of over 30 books and a guest on Oprah, joins us to discuss how he reaches more readers. Bill wants authors to realize that they are 100% responsible for getting their work out there no matter who is the publisher. He shares simple ways to be productive and not overwhelmed by the marketing process and tells us why Facebook is … [Read more...]

Productivity Challenge: Guest Expert – Becky Norwood – Increase Productivity with Evernote

Becky Norwood is a guest speaker for the 30-Day Productivity Challenge. If you have not yet registered... Click here for details. Session Title: Become More Productive with Evernote Session Description: This session is in harmony with keeping us productive. A wonderful tool we have found is Evernote. There are many different tools to use, and we feel no matter what you do...find what works and set a new pattern for yourself to get organized … [Read more...]