Dr. Frank L. Douglas Wins Best Memoir Award

The Pacific Book Award by Pacific Book Review recognizes the efforts and hard work of various authors. Winning a prestigious award like this gives best-selling books a Seal of Excellence. Aside from that, winners and finalists will get national media and industry exposure, a roll of book award stickers, a copy of the Pacific Book […]

A Few Useful Tips to Help You Keep Making Book Sales Over Time

So you’ve finally finished writing your first book. You should give yourself a pat on the back for a job well done.  The next thing you need to do now is to launch your new literary masterpiece.  Of course, launching is going to be a lot of hard work. First, you’ll need to publish your […]

How Do I Make Site Visitors Keep Coming Back to My Site?

The number one reason readers and visitors want to visit your site, again and again, is because you have fostered  a healthy relationship with them as people, not just fans. Back in the day when Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms weren’t a thing, authors were out of reach. Out of touch. Far […]

Building Your Author’s Digital Portfolio – First Things First

The sound of these three words, author’s digital portfolio, can seem daunting.  One might immediately think of all the work needed to build one online. Others would say that they would rather count followers and other revenues.  In the digital age, all entrepreneurs – authors included – need a digital portfolio to showcase their talents, […]

I’m an Author But I Don’t Know What to Write in My Blog

You’re an author so you should be excellent with words. You can’t run out of things to write. Besides, you’ve written thousands upon thousands of words in every book you’ve written. Writing a blog post to keep your website alive shouldn’t be a problem, right?  Wrong.  There’s such a thing as “writer’s block”. It’s when […]

Social Media – Why Do You Need It as an Author?

When it comes to online visibility, authors dread social platforms the most. There are just too many things to do and too many different places to be in. Of course, you’ll also need to be juggling your time between creating content and posting them on different sites every single day. Sounds too exhausting, right? Well, […]

Content Strategy for Authors – What Should You Post About?

As an author, you can increase brand awareness through a good content strategy. A good content strategy will drive more traffic to your site and increase site visibility on the SERPs (search engine results pages). High-quality content will help you build trust with new readers and ultimately, increase your readership. So, what should an author […]