If you write fiction, read this fun checklist of 15 ways to choose the best names for the characters in your fiction – and add your own favourite character’s name, with a description of how you created it, via the comments box.
Author Archive | Debbie Young
Ever tried working together with big neighbourhood employers to find new readers for your books? Find out how a team of ALLi authors struck up a great relationship with a major corporation to sell their books to their employees.
Whether you’re new to self-publishing paperbacks or an established user of print-on-demand, this post provides a handy reminder of how to use CreateSpace and IngramSpark together to maximise your reach – and how ALLi members can make substantial cost savings
Why you should consider ways of collaborating with other authors to build your self-publishing success in 2018 – and ideas for how to do that
Gear up for being a more successful authorpreneur in 2018 by revisiting these top talks about running an author business, first shared at ALLi’s third Indie Author Fringe event of 2017,
An enticing menu of 26 must-read posts about book marketing for indie authors to inspire and inform your new year marketing plan.
Improve your craft in 2018 by revisiting the expert advice shared about writing by top indie authors from around the world in our March Indie Author Fringe conference – all still available to view for free here.
Gear yourself up for a successful writing year ahead by revisiting these 16 insightful interviews with super-successful indie authors from our 2017 blog
Wondering what to include in your book marketing plan for 2018? Here’s a useful checklist of some of the best marketing posts by successful indie authors around the world, as featured on the ALLi Author Advice blog in 2017.
A handy reminder of what we’ve shared about best practice in writing craft, including 12 top posts from the ALLi blog in 2017, and advice on how to find more information, plus an invitation to write for the ALLi blog about your writing life