Review : Visme – a tool for presentations, infographics & more

Thanks to the great Visme team, I got a chance to test the Complete Plan(for free). The plan includes many templates (I may need more time to try all of them) & features. So, here is my review and a few tips for you.   Visme : the new kid to watch Some weeks ago, … Continue reading Review : Visme – a tool for presentations, infographics & more

Podcast: My Recorded Talk at the Oxford Brookes University – Using Twitter To Promote Your (e)Book

It may help someone, so I'm sharing it.  Here is the recording of my talk at the Oxford Brookes University. It was on 8th March 2017 and It was very nice to be invited there. I was invited by Chris Jennings, you may want to have a look at what he works on if you … Continue reading Podcast: My Recorded Talk at the Oxford Brookes University – Using Twitter To Promote Your (e)Book

Building an author brand

When browsing Internet and looking around, we often hear about branding, brand awareness etc... With more than 300 pages of free Ebooks on Amazon, many more on Twitter or so, how do you get noticed? What makes you different? Those questions are the same as someone developing a brand. Let`s take clothing as an example. … Continue reading Building an author brand

Authors! You should have a website!

In 2017, having a website is easy, here is why as an author you should have one.     Your readers want to know you One of the best reason to create a website is because of your readers. They may want to know who you are. Maybe you have a Twitter account or an … Continue reading Authors! You should have a website!

Creating an Outstanding eBook cover on a budget and with few design skills

Never judge a book by its cover... But remember when I was counting free eBooks? Can you stand out? Your cover is part of your signature. If you want your eBook to get noticed, you need a good cover. Don`t get me wrong, your story is important but the cover is the first thing the … Continue reading Creating an Outstanding eBook cover on a budget and with few design skills

8 Tips to start using Video to promote your book

As you may be aware, videos are gaining in popularity on the Internet. A lot of articles at the end of 2016 were about the "new 2017 trend"> Video Marketing, read here.   Why not try to make your own video to promote your book? Here are a few tips if you are thinking about creating … Continue reading 8 Tips to start using Video to promote your book

Self-publishing: the reality explained

On April 25 - 2015 Forbes released an online article which title is very appealing: Amazon Pays $450,000 A Year To This Self-Published Writer. If you just stop and look at the title, the path looks easy and you are almost one click away from self-publishing your first novel. BUT if you read the article you … Continue reading Self-publishing: the reality explained

Amazon Promotions Decoding for busy writers

  This article is here to summarise Amazon Promotions and to help you understand how it works and what you can do. If you self-published your eBook on Amazon, you asked yourself what to do regarding all the promotions you can enroll your book in. Here is a picture of the last part you have … Continue reading Amazon Promotions Decoding for busy writers

How to react to bad reviews?

When being in the writing process you may not think a lot about it, but when the time to get published is going to be here, one question can occupy your mind: What if people leave bad reviews on my book? We all have books we love and books we don`t, maybe we also read … Continue reading How to react to bad reviews?