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Friction in Advertising: Today’s Convenience is Tomorrow’s Friction

Friction in Advertising: Today’s Convenience is Tomorrow’s Friction

Convenience is a common lure that often leads to more friction down the road. Ultimitely, loyalty is a better long term marketing tactic.

6 Ways For Writers to Fix Their Email Lists

6 Ways For Writers to Fix Their Email Lists

Email lists are more important than ever for connecting with your readers. But our lists are often a mess. Here is how to fix your email list.

Leveraging StoryShop World Cards

Leveraging StoryShop World Cards

StoryShop’s world and character cards are designed to make character development a fun and easy way to meet your characters!

Stories Are What the World Needs Now

Stories Are What the World Needs Now

We need stories now more than ever. We need to connect, empathize, and think critically. We need imagination. The storytellers can save the world.

4 Self-Publishing Myths (That Are Costing You Time & Money)

4 Self-Publishing Myths (That Are Costing You Time & Money)

hen it comes to self-publishing lots of myths continue to perpetuate out there. These 4 can cost you big money. So let’s do some myth busting!

World Building: Leveraging StoryShop World Bar

World Building: Leveraging StoryShop World Bar

World building requires tracking tons of details. StoryShop’s smart world cards help you keep the details straight, even when collaborating.

No Oddball Left Behind

No Oddball Left Behind

Life is hard when you’re committed to making it better…for everyone. No oddball left behind. This is my commitment. It can be done, if we do it together.

Don’t Forget About Author Central and Your Author Page on Amazon

Don’t Forget About Author Central and Your Author Page on Amazon

I don’t hear much about Amazon’s Author Central anymore, but you should still use it! It is definitely possible I just haven’t been paying attention, but I haven’t heard anyone talking about Amazon’s Author Central for a few years. Maybe it’s being neglected because it isn’t doing anything new. CreateSpace has been swept up under…

The Role of Traditional Publishers on Today’s High Seas

The Role of Traditional Publishers on Today’s High Seas

What makes a publisher of information an information broker? It’s important to clarify that traditional publishers are not information dealers or information brokers. This clarification is a good place to interject a few standards for determining if a platform, company, or organization is an information broker or simply a publisher of information. At its most…

Epic, Metal, Hybrid Writing Inspiration Playlist

Epic, Metal, Hybrid Writing Inspiration Playlist

Sometimes you gotta let your hair down…and then toss it up and back. Sometimes…you…gotta…rock! Get rocking w/this writing inspiration playlist!