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Publishing: Everything the Indie Author Needs to Know about ISBNs for Self-published Books

A terrific and comprehensive post on the topic of ISBNs, the unique international identifier given to every book, from ALLi Watchdog Giacomo Giammatteo. His advice will equip you to make the right decisions for your own self-published books. Be warned – this is a long post, but it covers a lot of ground, so bear […]

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How I Do It: Indie Authors Share the Secrets of Their Success – This Week: Wendy Jones

Scottish crime writer Wendy Jones was an obvious candidate for our “How I Do It” interview series, because at several meetings with other ALLi members recently, some of her promotional coups have come up in conversation, such as getting a book-signing gig in her local bank (!) – immediately followed by the question “how does […]

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Book Promotion: 10 Ways to Build Your Author Mailing List without Paying for Facebook Advertising

One of the hottest topics in book promotion right now is the use of strategic Facebook advertising to build your author mailing list. While this has proven a hugely successful technique for some self-published authors, such as Mark Dawson, whose highly-regarded course helps other authors emulate his success, it’s by no means a one-size-fits-all solution. Facebook Ads […]

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