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Pete Nikolai
Self-Publishing Expert/Publisher of Elm Hill and WestBow Press/Director of Publishing Services at HarperCollins Christian Publishing
Self-Publishing Expert/Publisher of Elm Hill and WestBow Press/Director of Publishing Services at HarperCollins Christian Publishing
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SumoMe seems to be cranking out some good how-to content on marketing
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The Little-Known Keys to Finishing, Publishing, and Marketing Your Book
Would you like some insight on how to finish your book or get it published from bestselling author Jerry Jenkins? Click the link below to join the free webinar tomorrow. Hurry--space is limited! http://www.jerryjenkins.com/westbow
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How to Do a Giveaway to Get Subscribers
You’ve seen them on just about every blog you visit–the offer in the upper right corner for a free ebook. We all know we are opening the door to even more email in our inbox if we accept the offer, but sometimes the offer is just too good! That offer is <click link to continue reading>
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How to Use MailChimp to Email Blog Posts to Subscribers
Once you’ve launched your WordPress blog, a couple of good next steps are to set up a an automatic email campaign so that a message is sent to your subscribers every time you publish a new post and then... <click link to continue reading> #publishing   #marketing   #blogging  
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Heading to a writers conference or trade show this year? I've compiled some best practices on how to maximize your results <click link to continue reading> #selfpublishing  
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How to Add Editorial Reviews to Your Book on Amazon
After doing a couple of giveaways for Write Your Book on Goodreads recently, I was delighted to see that some of the recipients wrote reviews for the book on Goodreads. However they did not post reviews on Amazon which should arguably be... <click link to continue reading> #Amazon   #Goodreads   #Publishing  
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Mission Accomplished: How To Successfully Crowd-Publish Your Book
In this guest post on my blog, U.S. Marine pilot Jason Ladd shares the background and secrets behind his successful crowd-funding and crowd-publishing campaign for his book, One of the Few...
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I recently installed Google Drive on a different Windows computer and discovered that it was not being indexed so it would not return any results when I tried searching my Google Drive. Following is the solution that worked for me:
_ while viewing your main Google Drive folder in Windows Explorer, click on the drop down arrow next to Organize up in the menu and click "Folder and search options"
_ click the Search tab
_ make sure the following checkboxes are checked:
Always search...
Don't use index...
_ click Apply
_ click OK
_ search for something that is on your Google Drive to confirm search is now working
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Goodreads Giveaway for Write Your Book
Just a quick note that we are doing a book giveaway on Goodreads for Write Your Book that ends Sunday night. Each winner can also take advantage of an optional free 30-minute call... http://www.petenikolai.com/giveaway2-write-your-book/
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How to Do a Book Giveaway on Goodreads
As Amelia and I were continuing the marketing for our book Write Your Book recently, we decided to try doing Goodreads giveaways to raise awareness and obtain firsthand knowledge about a tactic that is included in... <click link to continue reading> #goodreads   #selfpublishing   #bookmarketing  
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