Why Do (Some) Authors Crowdfund To Publish Their Books

When I first started as an indie author, I wasn’t in it to make money (But that’s a whole other thing.)  However, I kept seeing already published indie authors advertising their crowdfunding campaigns or Patreon to raise money for the books they were planning to publish.  And as I was uneducated in this matter, I…

Review of Book Raid for Independent Author Book Advertising

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This post contains affiliate links. UPDATE: Since first publishing this post on 9/26/2019 my opinion of this service has changed. I will continue to leave the post up and other authors can try the service if they like, but I no longer use them. Reasons Clicks…

Review of AllAuthor.com as an Author Resource

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This post contains affiliate links Like a lot of self-managed author resources, AllAuthor’s usefulness is dependent on an author’s existing social network or the author’s ability to accumulate interaction on their social networks.  The Twitter tweet scheduler is not particularly useful if an author does not…