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The Publicity Puzzle »

(BLOG POST) By Marika Flatt — Seventeen years ago, after graduating from college, I began my job search in the communications field. I accepted a job as an assistant publicist with a literary publicity firm in Austin, Texas. Inevitably, family and friends would ask, “Where are you working?” The next question was always, “What do …

Hugh Howey and the Indie Author Revolt »

(NEWS) This article was originally published February 20, 2014 in Publishers Weekly. By Mark Coker “With a debate brewing about how much indie authors can, and do, earn from their writing–much of it sparked by a blog post from author Hugh Howey—PW asked Mark Coker, founder of indie publishing platform Smashwords, to offer his two …

Introducing PubSmart »

(BLOG POST) By Kathy Meis — I don’t need to tell you that the world of publishing is changing dramatically. You’re juggling the disruption taking place in our industry every day. It’s a whole new world, filled with new challenges and opportunities. New business, production, distribution and rights models are emerging all the time. PubSmart …

IBPA Represents Indie Publishers at BookExpo 2013 »

(BLOG POST) IBPA has been attending BookExpo America (BEA) for 30 years. BEA 2013 was a great show for independent publishers and independent publishing! by Lisa Krebs Magno, IBPA Assistant Director — BookExpo America (BEA) is a three-day, mid-week show held each May in New York City. 2013 marked the second year the BEA program …

Give Your Books an Online Makeover »

BLOG POST Give Your Books an Online Makeover Book discovery is much more than placing at the top of Google website search results. Diversify your online presence so your books get the best possible exposure. by Deltina Hay, IBPA board member Here are some pre-session tips from Deltina Hay who is presenting at IBPA Publishing …

Author Blogging: Where Are the Readers? »

(BLOG POST) There are really only three distinct ways people come to your blog or website, and it pays to know what they are: Organic traffic, SEO traffic, and Paid traffic By Joel Friedlander — There’s nothing more typical, and more dispiriting, than a new author blog that has just started, and on which the …

Top Ten Social-Media Tips for Authors »

Guy Kawasaki discusses the top ten social-media tips for authors of any kind to build their all-important marketing platform. IBPA is pleased to welcome world-famous speaker and author, Guy Kawasaki, as the Opening Keynote Address Speaker for IBPA Publishing university 2013. Top Ten Social-Media Tips for Authors by Guy Kawasaki Originally published in PBS Media …

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