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.
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.
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 […]
Instead of endlessly shouting “buy my books” authors need to create a situation where others are doing the shouting for you. To do that, you need to switch from a “push” to a “pull.” You need to build a community around your book.
Happy Thursday, everyone! I am glad to be back to posting after our transition, and I hope you’re happy to be reading my posts again. Most of you don’t know this, but I recently suffered a loss in my family. I spent many of the hours surrounding my grandma’s passing with my family, getting to […]
We’re putting some pretty significant changes into effect at ThirdScribe. In this post we talk a little about the how’s and why’s, as well answers to some of the questions that have already come in.