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Independent Publishers Unite!!!

I read recently in Business Insider that Amazon’s strategy for making its brick-and-mortar stores successful hinged on three factors: exploiting big data to tailor the store’s offerings to its local demographic; reducing inventory to only a few thousand titles of … Continue reading

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New from the PTP Book Division

List Price: $11.95 5″ x 8″ (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 218 pages ISBN-13: 978-1986942294 ISBN-10: 1986942295 BISAC: Fiction / Native American & Aboriginal This story traces the life of a half Navajo infant boy … Continue reading

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Building a PTP Book Division Brand

Brand building: The PTP Book Division of the Path to Publication Group, Inc. is rolling out its offerings: a) Adult fiction suitable for New Adult and adult family reading, b) Nonfiction for adults in the behavioral, aquatic and terrestrial sciences, … Continue reading

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Six Steps to Seeing Your Book Published

The writing process for a book can take several years. During that time, you will write and rewrite many times. It helps to join a writing group, which can help you stay motivated and focused, encourage you and critique your … Continue reading

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Goodreads Change for Authors

Have you seen the NEW Goodreads pricing for GiveAways? That’s right, authors, giveaways aren’t free promotion anymore!!!

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Book Promotion Checklist

Book promotion by the author is the best way to guarantee sales. Do not expect the publisher to promote your book. You, the author, is expected to do the majority of book promotion. Here are some helpful items to help … Continue reading

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Speaking Tips for Writers

Make your introduction brief. Like less than 30 seconds. If someone introduces you, skip the introduction completely, because you were just introduced. There’s nothing that stalls a presentation or performance more than a two or three minute monologue before getting … Continue reading

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