A new and improved look for ThirdScribe Book Cards and Pages.
A great website doesn’t just look good on the outside, it also has to be easy to use on the inside. Over the last 6 months, we’ve been planning, testing, and now implementing a new author dashboard that is easier to navigate, simpler to use, and nicer to look at it.
Two years ago today, I pressed “publish” and launched ThirdScribe. I’m proud to say that it continues to grow, and we have even more planned for “Phase 3” this year.
Here’s how our 2015 went and what we have in store for 2016.
Whenever authors ask me what they should be doing to market themselves and their books, one of the first things I ask about is their email list.
Many authors make this simple mistake, and correcting it can dramatically improve their online book sales. Here’s what you have to do.
The two Images every author’s bog post should have in order to optimize their shares across social media.
Books are a huge on Pinterest, and it’s members are constantly searching for great reads. This post provides valuable tips on how to promote your books using images on Pinterest.
A functioning platform is essential for an author to sell books online. However, there are few things in publishing right now as confusing as what an “author platform” actually is. Here we lay out not only what they are, but what they can do and how you can get yours started in 4 easy steps.
One of the most viewed elements on an author’s website is their writing progress. Readers are very interested in knowing how that next book is coming along. While there are a few plugins available, sometimes there is a need to have a meter in the main content — or even, just to dress it up a little to help it stand out. Here is a tutorial with sample code on how to make a custom progress meter on your website.
Have you ever been to a Christmas Party and found yourself cornered by a buzzed and slightly narcissistic fellow guest? You know the kind, the one that just goes on and on and on about their own life and their own problems? To the point where all you here is “me, me, me, me”? If […]