Latest From the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Creative Business

This week, among other things, I provide ALLi’s opinion piece – Why Running a Creative Business Is Not A Contradiction in Terms

Other Self-Publishing Advice

ALLi Author member Karl Drinkwater talks about the important issue of self-editing and provides a Handy Checklist for Self-Editing to Make Your Self-published Book the Best It Can Be & Reduce Your Editor’s Bill

ALLi Author Advice Center editor Debbie Young talks money: Royalties vs Profits – Are You Making the Most of Your Potential?

Our AskALLi Advanced Self-Publishing Salon with Joanna Penn and I covered topics including:

  • London Book Fair
  • Top 10 e-books in the Kindle U.S. store
  • Making money
  • Membership-site models

Jyotsna Ramachamdran, founder and director of Happy Self-publishing, asks why a carefully curated content strategy is so important for authors and How to Implement the Ideal Content Strategy to Grow Your Author Brand

This week’s Self-publishing Success Stories is Bryan Cohen – Indie Author, Podcaster, Coach.

And finally, as always, we come to Dan Holloway’s regular indie author news round-up. This week, Audible in the spotlight over royalties uproar; more counterfeiting issues on Amazon; cloud backup news; and a Blockchain alternative to DRM.

If you’re interested in writing or self-publishing, you might like to join our Alliance of Independent Authors. And if you’d like to look at my self-published work, you’ll find it here


Go Creative! It’s Your Native State, the first book in the Go Creative! series is publishing soon. If you’d like to be the first to hear when it’s out, you can get an alert by signing up here:

I’ll also send you my free Monday Motivator and my Compendium for Creativists ebook.