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Remarkable Elite Books of 2018
Once stated by Mark Twain, “his death had been greatly exaggerated,” and so it seems with the publishing industry where book sales and the number of books being published continue to climb.
In fact, Bowker, the official ISBN agency in the U.S., reported in October 2018, that since 2012, the number of ISBNs assigned for self-published titles has grown 156 percent. And in 2017, that number went over the 1 million mark.
This past year, 2018 was the fifth straight year of print growth, and that fact was echoed as National authors released many books — a wild and wonderful array of both fiction and nonfiction works. Read more
Elite Online Publishing Launched a New Bestselling
Book by Author Lauren Golden
Author Lauren Golden introduced her new book
“The Free Mama: How to Work From Home, Control Your Schedule, and Make More Money” which climbed quickly to be a #1 Bestseller on Amazon.
December 14, 2018 09:00 AM Central Standard Time
Katy, TX. -Elite Online Publishing, today announced it’s newest bestselling author Lauren Golden, who’s recently released book, “The Free Mama: How to Work From Home, Control Your Schedule, and Make More Money” quickly climbed the charts to become a number one bestseller on the day of its release, December 13, 2018.
7 Fatal Mistakes Authors Make When Choosing a Publisher that cost them Thousands.
#1 Lost Publishing Rights
-Your rights are valuable. Keep control of the content and distribution. Read your contract. Your rights should clearly stay with you.
#2 Speed Over Quality Read more
Jenn Foster and Melanie Johnson speak with Anne Truong, M.D. about Regenerative Cell and PRP Therapy and Erectile Dysfunction. Joint pain can be the result of a number of conditions, such as an injury or arthritis. Many patients with joint pain are likely to use medication or surgery. However, there is a groundbreaking treatment available that is natural, non-surgical, and requires very little downtime.
Amazon just added five more languages to its self-publishing platform, increasing its engagement with India. Now, writers uploading their books to Kindle Direct Publishing can publish their books in Hindi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Marathi, or Tamil.
More and more writers are self-publishing to tell their unique stories, share their life story or share their business. Many long to have their work distributed through a regular publishing company, but that dream means having less control over your work.
Ownership is great and being online helps open you up to the other options out there. When self-publishing you may experience struggles with getting your books enough exposure. However, the costs and experience of putting the book together can bring about many revelations. Here are a few keys to success: Read more
One of the best ways to build an author platform is by speaking about your book. By sharing your expertise in this way you will come into direct contact with potential book buyers, tap into existing readership, build your email list, and ultimately increase your income.
However, you need a plan for finding these speaking gigs. We are going to explain where you can find them and what to do if you don’t have a ton of speaking experience or expertise in a particular niche.
Speaking doesn’t have to mean a two-hour workshop or TED Talk; they can be as simple as presentations at libraries, talks at fundraisers, and even webinars. You won’t always get paid, but coupled with selling copies of your book (which we’ve done), these types of engagements are a great opportunity to increase your visibility and to build a network of fans and contacts.
There are a number of strategies one can use to successfully get on the speaking radar and help promote a newly published book, beginning with your local community. These three strategies can help you land more speaking engagements. Read more
Heal your intergenerational trauma and live a more fulfilling and empowered life!
Emily Cohen, author of From Generation to Generation: Healing Intergenerational Trauma Through Storytelling, is interviewed by Jenn and Melanie. In her book, Emily Wanderer Cohen connects the dots between her behaviors and choices and her mother’s Holocaust experiences. In a series of vivid, emotional—and sometimes gut-wrenching—stories, she illustrates how the Holocaust continues to have an impact on current and future generations. Plus, the prompts at the end of each chapter enable you to explore your own intergenerational trauma and begin your healing journey. Read more