Pulling the Sword from the Stone: Amazon’s Kindle Books to be Available on Mobile Phones
Friday, 02/6/09 | 5 Comments

Did you feel that? That was a tremor in the publishing world. There have been many of them over the past several months, but yesterday’s announcement from Amazon could be especially game changing in my …

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Buy a Book For Christmas
Friday, Nov 7, 2008 | 3 Comments

I only recently discovered the cleverly written publishing blog of the mysterious “Moonrat“, an anonymous editor at an unrevealed publishing house.
In a recent post, Moonrat (ok, so I feel silly typing that) discusses what went …

Promoting Your Book - The Power of Just One Recommendation
Thursday, Jul 3, 2008 | 2 Comments
Promoting Your Book - The Power of Just One Recommendation

We always hope for positive reviews of our books, but there is a rare and magical event that only occurs every once in a while. It is the ability of a single review or recommendation …

The Problem with Book Outlines - Advice for Authors
Tuesday, Apr 22, 2008 | 4 Comments
The Problem with Book Outlines - Advice for Authors

I was speaking with a potential author on the phone today who was having trouble with the outline portion of his book proposal. Of course, building the book outline is one of the most …

Book Marketing for Authors: The Author Questionnaire
Thursday, Oct 11, 2007 | 6 Comments
Book Marketing for Authors: The Author Questionnaire

One of the global complaints I hear about the Publishing industry revolves around book marketing - or the perceived lack of it. This issue deserves a post of it’s own and this one is …

Insights on blog marketing for book publishers, social networking, e-newsletters and more
Friday, Apr 20, 2007 | No Comment

Book Business Extra has an interesting interview with staff from Christian publisher Baker Publishing Group who discuss some of their online and social network marketing tactics.
No big surprises in their strategy, but clearly they understand …

Announcing the Dreamweaver CS3 Bible
Friday, Mar 30, 2007 | No Comment

Earlier this week, Adobe announced their Creative Suite 3 (CS3) product lineup - the largest launch in their 25 year history. I am happy that I can finally announce the newest title from …