The eBook Revolution: The Big 5, Indie Publishers, Apple, and Amazon

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.22″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.27.4″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]The other day I read an article on Vox that talked about the eBook revolution that never happened. The focus was on the Big 5 traditional publishing houses, which a decade ago were the Big 6. If you had asked them […]

The Tools We Use: The Writer CEO Workshop

There are three distinct aspects of being a writer: the craft of writing, the mechanics of writing, and the business of writing. I tackle the last one in my upcoming book, Writing as a Business: Production, Distribution, and Marketing. It’s rare to get a workshop, let alone a conference, that focuses on at least some […]

Choosing a Domain Name for Your Blog

When it comes to creating a blog or a website, your domain name is extremely important. While there are a host of other factors involved, your website name is the first way people will find you. Moment of truth? Most internet traffic comes from either search engines or social media, and your domain name affects […]

Business 101 for Writers: A Note About Writer’s Block

So far in this series, you have been introduced to the principles behind writing as a business and we have talked a bit about the first part of the production process: writing some words and how to write more. What about those times when the creativity just doesn’t flow? If you have heard me talk […]