Article Marketing Strategies That Will Get You More Customers Fast


Recently, I was in a karate tournament competing in the 18 to 34 year old advanced black belt division. I was fighting for 3rd place, when all of a sudden I was caught by a punch in my eye. The punch was so hard and fast that I did not see it coming. When I woke up, I didn't even know what I was hit with. Now, that black belt was disqualified for malicious contact. But as … [Read more...]

Gale Laure – Author Interview

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What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My current novel is Evolution of a Sad Woman. It is a mystery, suspense, thriller, romance. Five men - strangers - are brought together by their love of the same beautiful woman, Kizzy. When Kizzy is brutally murdered they must join forces to try and solve the crime. They are taken down a road of brutality, crime and … [Read more...]

“What’s In It for Me?” The Importance of the Offer


“That ad is driving me nuts,” I remarked at dinner the other night. My husband was out of town so it was just my kids and me. The new phone book had arrived earlier in the day, and someone (probably me) had left it face down on the dining room table. “Why?” asked my son Isaac with a grin. He knew what was coming. At 14 ½, he’s deep into the let’s-dissect-reality stage. … [Read more...]

Bridgette L. Collins – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My most recent book is Destined to Live Healthier: Mind, Body and Soul which was published in November 2008. Destined to Live Healthier is an insightful and inspiring book that has empowered many through the collection of fictional stories that tell of real life challenges with weight, health, work, marriage and lack … [Read more...]

Five Factors to Consider Before Engaging a Publicity Firm


Your book is ready (or almost ready), final editing touches are completed, and you're ready for people to learn about your what? The hard truth is that without publicity and promotion, virtually no one will ever know your book exists. If you're a self-promoter or a publisher with some in-house expertise and have the time and resources, it is possible to successfully … [Read more...]

Thomas Marino – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Tomorrow May Be Too Late offers readers a gritty, free-flowing memoir of life, love, loss and reinvention. I share my most intimate thoughts, devastating real-world incidences and coming-of-age sexual experiences that, I think, will hit home for anyone who has ever loved and lost. Tomorrow May Be Too Late was … [Read more...]

How to Close More Sales!


Most of my article marketing clients and newsletter subscribers love when I relate business lessons to real life experiences. In this article, I'm going to show you how to close more sales – and I mean higher priced sales using the same process I used to ask my girlfriend's family for their blessings. See, in just a couple weeks, I'm going to be proposing to my girlfriend, … [Read more...]

Deborah McCarragher – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Mission Possible is a unique non-fiction book in the Christian women's marketplace. It addresses a subject that is often overlooked and misunderstood. It is a candid look at my struggles and quest to reach my husband for Christ. I became a believer in Christ seven years into our marriage. It encourages and challenges … [Read more...]

How Self Publishing Saved My Life


I first wanted to write a book when I was 24-years old working in Hong Kong. I carried this passion through my 20's and 30's. It wasn't until I started writing philosophy papers that I realized I could write original poems from my theories. One day I was struck with the creative muse! Twenty minutes later I completed six poems. I started creating websites to showcase my … [Read more...]

Pam Adams – Author Interview

Letters From Raymond

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. When my husband and soul mate, Raymond, was brutally murdered, I learned firsthand how very real 'life and after death' is. However, I reunited with my lost love through communications from beyond the grave. My new book, Letters from Raymond, is a heartwarming story about love between two soul mates that transcends the … [Read more...]