Category: Self-Publishing

What You Need to Know About Amazon Keywords

Posted August 18, 2016 by Amanda Shofner in Self-Publishing
What You Need to Know About Amazon Keywords

Amazon—it’s both a source of income and frustration for indie authors. For many, Amazon remains the only retailer that supports a writing career. And yet. And yet! Gaining traction on Amazon can be incredibly difficult. It’d be nice if it were as easy as uploading a book to KDP and sitting back to watch the […]

Recommended Reading for Fiction Writers

Posted May 14, 2015 by Amanda Shofner in Self-Publishing
Recommended Reading for Fiction Writers

When I shared my schedule — and how I plan to write 20k words per week — you may have noticed that I built time for reading. The result is reading more writing-as-a-business and writing-as-a-craft books than I did the last couple years combined. Rather than profile each of them individually (my brain whimpers at […]