What The Heck Is Editing About? by guest @RossIsAWriter

I work with a lot of writers every day who, for one reason or another, are convinced that having a friend or family member review their book for spelling/grammatical errors is considered an edit. Here, Aussie editor and published author Ross C. Hamilton reviews the different types of edits and why each is important for…

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4 Top Tips To Help You Understand KDP Select

4 Top Tips To Help You Understand KDP Select  Are you an author who is trying to decide whether to do KDP Select, or who has done it with unsatisfactory results? I want to share my experiences with you. Please note this is my opinion only (along with solid research). Feel free to disagree. First…

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‘Brand’ Is Not A Four Letter Word by guest @DVinjamuri

'Brand' Is Not A Four Letter Word by guest @DVinjamuri, BadRedheadMedia.com, @BadRedheadMedia

I couldn’t be more pleased to hand the floor over to branding expert, Forbes writer, professor of social media, published author and all-around cool dude, David Vinjamuri. Since branding seems to be one of those elusive concepts many people discuss but few understand, I asked him to elaborate on it for us: authors.   ‘Brand’…

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The #1 Secret To Help You Sell More Books Is…

The #1 Secret To Help You Sell More Books Is…      Got your attention? Good! Because I have more than one secret. Don’t be too disappointed, okay?   (There are actually six or seven secrets here, but I share the main one at the end of this article so keep your pants on.)  …

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How Do We Find Targeted Readers? 5 Top Tips!

5 Top Tips To Find Targeted Readers   Whether you’re a blogger, journalist, author, or small businessperson, you want people to read what you write. And with the popularity of social media, reaching readers has never been easier.   Or more challenging.   I’m asked at least once each day this question: How do I…

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Before You Follow Another Tweep, Read This!

Before You Follow Another Tweep, Read This!      As someone who has done this social media thingy for a while, I’m asked frequently:   How do I find people on Twitter to follow?   You can find any number of articles on who, what, when, where and why’s to follow. What follows is what…

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7 Ways You’re Unintentionally Spamming People!

 7 Ways You’re Unintentionally Spamming People!    I have never seen so much spam on social media. And I don’t just mean Twitter and all the hacked DMs. Facebook, too. Even Pinterest!   I work really hard on my streams and for my clients, to ensure they’re getting real human, targeted followers to interact and…

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