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A reader asks whether they should publish the second book in a series when it's finished or if they should wait until they build their fan base from their first book. 

My take: Indie authors don't need to wait. Book Two will help you sell Book One if you're struggling so far. But if you do decide to wait, don't waste time just waiting around. Spend that time conducting market research to figure out why the first book isn't selling. Then you can plan a stronger launch for your sequel.
How many fans do you need as an author before you publish a second book in a series?
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Are your current blog readers seeing your best content? Consider repurposing great content from your archives. Not sure how? Here are 15 ideas to get you started.
Learn 15 ways to repurpose your blog content, and find out how repurposing content helps you get more out of your blog.
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I just updated my collection of recommended resources for freelance writers. This is the 2015 edition, with new additions such as an app for recording source interviews, the Hemingway app, and a few newer freelance writing blogs.
All Indie Writers brings you 101 resources for freelance writers looking to start or grow their freelance writing careers.
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Thanks John and Robyn!
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Here are three of the ways I treat my #freelancewriting  clients' businesses like I would treat my own (and how you can too). This is a great way to build trust and loyalty with clients.
Find out how you can build more loyalty among clients by treating your freelance writing clients' businesses as if they're your own.
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I'm joined by +Lori Widmer for the latest episode of the All Indie Writers Podcast. We chat about everyday marketing for freelance writers, her e-book: Marketing 365, and we tackle a question about pay rate differences between articles, blog posts, and copywriting projects.
Episode 7 of the All Indie Writers Podcast features guest co-host Lori Widmer for a discussion about everyday marketing for freelance writers, plus rates.
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Thank you gals. Have a fabulous day!
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If you're looking to earn a full-time living writing in 2015, give one (or more) of these writing projects a try. The opportunities for writers are practically endless. :)
Consider these 105 ways to make a living writing if you want to earn a full-time writing income as a freelance writer, indie author, or blogger.
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Thanks Paula!   And that's an excellent point. I'll have to make sure I cross-promote it on my client-focused business writing blog as well. :)   I'd bet there are at least a few projects here business owners haven't considered outsourcing yet.
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If your author blog isn't helping you sell more books, chances are good you're reaching the wrong readers. Find out who you should be targeting instead in this week's All Indie Writers Quick Tip.

Read the original post at http://allindiewriters.com/author-blog-readers/
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Make Sure Your Author Blog Reaches the Right Readers
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A big thank you to +Cathy Miller for joining me as the guest co-host of this week's podcast episode. Cathy and I chat about freelance #ghostwriting  for businesses, including ghostwriting for trade magazines. 

Learn some of the benefits of ghostwriting, how you can land some of your first ghostwriting gigs, and how you can make the most of ghostwriting projects in your #freelancewriting  portfolio.
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Episode 9: Freelance Ghostwriting (with Cathy Miller)
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That's what weekends are for. :)
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Episode 8 of The All Indie Writers Podcast is now up: Getting started as a freelance blogger, e-book content protection, a new freebie for newsletter subscribers (for fiction authors), and an announcement that +Cathy Miller will guest co-host next week's episode on ghostwriting 
Get tips on getting started as a freelance blogger, plus listen to a community Q&A about e-book content protection from pirating in this podcast episode.
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Do you ever get nervous before calling new freelance prospects or clients? Here are some tips to help you minimize phone-related anxiety as a freelance writer. (Note: This is my first in a new audio post series. You can listen to the audio version at the bottom of the post.)
Learn how to deal with fear and client call anxiety to land more freelance writing jobs over the phone.
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The right freelance writing coach can help you build or expand your writing business. But how do you know if you've chosen the right one?
Look out for these five warning signs that your freelance writing coach or mentor might actually be holding you back as a professional freelance writer.
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Are you limiting yourself to local #freelancewriting  clients? Find out why you might want to expand your search (and how).
Find out why it's smart to look beyond local freelance writing gigs, and get tips on finding new clients for freelance writing jobs outside your local area.
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