To help you concentrate your thoughts for a successful new year of self-publishing, here’s a chance to revisit the most relevant opinion posts from the AskALLi blog in 2018. Here’s to our best year yet as indie authors!
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Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly beginners’ self-publishing salon with advice, tips, and tools for indie authors just starting out. Topics discussed this week include: Publishing a series/catalog of books to become successful; The different kinds of backend businesses authors can have behind […]
Do you have a favourite saying or quote that drives your writing? I asked that question of ALLi members on our Facebook discussion forum (a members’-only benefit) and was overwhelmed by the smart, succinct responses. Some shared famous authors’ aphorisms, others lines that they had arrived at by themselves. Here they are, and I hope […]
John Potter writes: In this time of emergent digital publishing, writers have never been more empowered to write the kind of books they want to write. There is an audience for everyone. But are we doing ourselves and our readers an injustice by mistaking the potential of writing our kind of book, with writing for ourselves? […]
This post originally appeared on Jane Friedman’s blog. Platform is one of the most difficult concepts to explain, partly because everyone defines it a little differently. So let’s break down this thing called platform a (more…)