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    Publishing has changed in five years, and so has “What You Need to Know”

    by  • November 22, 2013 • books, e books, marketing, printing, publishing, Terena • 1 Comment

    In 2008, Terena Scott wrote a book about how to start an independent publishing company, focusing on the business of publishing. How do you start a small business? What forms do you need to fill out? How much will it cost? How do you find authors? What does a publishing contract look like? How...

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    The publishing dream

    by  • April 21, 2011 • marketing, publishing, writing • 2 Comments

    Next week, April 30th, I will be teaching a mini-workshop at Mendocino College LitFest about defining your publishing dream and making it a reality. So many of us write the book and then think if we pound on enough doors eventually one will open, allowing us to enter the world of Literary fame and...

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    Back of Book info

    by  • December 9, 2009 • anthology, design, marketing, punk • 0 Comments

    How do you write a captivating, informative, and concise back cover copy for a book? I’m asking. Really, I need to know. Any ideas? Punk Rock Saved My Ass is the third book I’ve published, so you’d think by now I’d have this figured out. But deciding what to write on the back of...

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    My Amazon.com Author Page

    by  • November 9, 2009 • amazon, marketing, promotion • 0 Comments

    Here is my author page on Amazon.com. A basic, no frills page, with my picture, bio, and link to my book. There’s also a section for discussions, and I’m currently setting up a feed from my blog to show posts on the Amazon site. I’ll let you know if I run into any problems....

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