How Authors Can Benefit from the Amazon Associates Program

A short primer to making affiliate income from Amazon

One frequently overlooked asset of potential interest to authors is the Amazon Associates program, also called the Amazon Affiliate program.

How to get book reviews

Everything you need to know to get more book reviews

Check out this in-depth guide to building a review team including how to find reviewers, collect and vet review copy requests, and automate your review team management.

0 to 1,000+ mailing list subscribers

Everything you need to know to get started with email

Check out this in-depth guide to building a mailing list and using it to find reviewers and increase sales. This guide also walks through reader magnets, welcome sequences, cross-promotions, and all of the tools you need to get started.

How to Self-Publish Your Book Like a Pro Your First Time Around

Covering your bases before self-publishing

It’s probably been a long road for you up until this point. Congratulations, you’re ready to publish your book. Now, you just need to do it the right way and before you put any money into marketing.

10 Marketing Tools for Writers

The title says it all!

We've all heard stories on the love-hate relationship writers have with marketing. However, they are responsible for promoting themselves and their "babies" to fulfill their writing potential (and bring home the bacon).

What Authors Can Learn from Tech Startups

Applying a tech startup framework self-publishing books

In the world of Startups, Dave McClure is a boss. He’s invested in 5 unicorns (a moniker for startups worth over a billion dollars), something very few people have done. Besides being famous for investing, Dave McClure is also known for presentation he did called “SaaS Metrics for Pirates.” SaaS is an acronym for Software-as-a-Service. (Trust me, I’m going somewhere with this!)