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Seek Out Good Contract Advice to Increase Your Author Earnings
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A recent report on authors earnings, commissioned by ALCS (Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society) and written by researchers from the UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre at the University of...

PR Tips for Writers by Kim Nash
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It’s quite funny being on this side of the fence!  I’ve worked for Bookouture for over four years as PR & Social Media Manager and have calmed down many an...

How to Write a Book Launch Press Release by Jack Murray
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Let’s be honest, nobody sets out to write a bland book, so why would you want a lukewarm book launch? In order to achieve that best-seller status you’ll need to...

How to Reach Readers Without Self-Promotion by Orna Ross
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This blogpost is reproduced with kind permission by Orna Ross from the Alliance of Independent Authors excellent self-publishing blog. Marketeers say the key to promoting a book is to take...

10 Dependable Tips for Freelance Writers to Achieve Success by Danielle Ward
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Becoming a freelance writer sounds like the best job in the world. You get your writing assignment, write it, submit it and celebrate as the cash comes in… at least...

Converting Words into Money: Getting Paid to Write by Danielle Ward
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In a world where artificial intelligence is out to automate all laborious and repeatable tasks, creativity becomes one of the most invaluable skills to possess for humans. Writers, in spite...

Tips For Freelance Writing by Lisa Reynolds
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Freelance writing is not for everyone but it can be an excellent way to build up a portfolio of your work. At the beginning it may feel like you can...

Writing a Book that Sells by Claire McGowan

Bestselling author Claire McGowan has recently added some free tips e-books to her website  www.ink-stains.co.uk (well worth downloading – they’re free!), so we asked her for her tips about writing a...

A Happy Ending for Your Taxes
Posted by Vanessa O'Loughlin in , .

It may not be the most exciting aspect to publishing that novel you’ve been writing all these years, but you’ll save yourself a big headache if you get your taxes...

Publishing in Audio Via ACX

Publishing audio books has become much easier with Amazon’s ACX (Amazon Creative Exchange) platform, and as Pandora White, audio publisher at Orion told The Bookseller last year, “Audio is the fastest-growing...