This advice blog is hosted by The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), a professional association for self-publishing writers that offers advice, guidance and encourages excellence in author-publishing and widely champions the interests of indie authors.
ALLi was founded in 2012 by bestselling author turned indie, Orna Ross, "one of the 100 most influential people in publishing" (The Bookseller).
Advisors include Mark Coker, founder of Smashwords; book designer, Joel Friedlander; author gurus Jane Friedman Joanna Penn; legal eagle David A Vandagriff (Passive Guy); and watchdog Victoria Strauss, among others.
For more details and to join our association, see the Alliance Website.
Topics for the Blog:
Mon: ALLi News
Wed: Member Showcase (Our Members' Latest Books and Events)
Thu: Advice on Writing
Fri: Advice on Publishing
Sat: Advice on Reaching Readers
Sunday: How I Do It: Super Successful Indies
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- searchable lists of daily post categories and tags
- lists of our latest posts and comments
- a calendar of ALLi events
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