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The Authorpreneur: 3 Paths to a Lifetime of Success
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The Authorpreneur: 3 Paths to a Lifetime of Success

To make an annual six- or seven-figure salary, create products and services that are based on your books.
Kallen Diggs
8 Etiquette Tips to Stay on the Good Side of the Media
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8 Etiquette Tips to Stay on the Good Side of the Media

Effective PR relies on mastering the rules for interacting with the publicity gatekeepers. Learn them to help get the word out about your company.
Craig Corbett
Selling Strategies for Authors
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Selling Strategies for Authors

Eighty percent of your success as an author derives from your ability to sell the book.
Wendy Keller
3 Things to Know About Writing for Large Publications
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3 Things to Know About Writing for Large Publications

Being featured in a large publication will increase your exposure, but it's not an instant money maker.
Tyler Leslie
'USA Today' Publisher Gannett Makes Unsolicited Bid for Tribune
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'USA Today' Publisher Gannett Makes Unsolicited Bid for Tribune

Gannet offered to buy Tribune Publishing for $815 million earlier this month.
J.K. Rowling and Stephen King Top Reader's Legacy List of The World's Most Popular Authors
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J.K. Rowling and Stephen King Top Reader's Legacy List of The World's Most Popular Authors

Reader-advocate website releases its 2015 list of most-followed writers.
Ken Dunn
Desire for Fame and Wealth are Really Bad Reasons for Writing a Book
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Desire for Fame and Wealth are Really Bad Reasons for Writing a Book

You are ready to start writing once you've accepted you are unlikely to make money selling your book.
Tucker Max
Get the Story Behind 'The 48 Laws of Power,' the Book That Influenced 50 Cent, Kanye West and Countless Prisoners
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Get the Story Behind 'The 48 Laws of Power,' the Book That Influenced 50 Cent, Kanye West and Countless Prisoners

Robert Greene talks with Patrick Bet-David about his life and inspiration behind his five books, the first of which is now a mega cult classic among rappers, the Hollywood elite and prison inmates.
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Multimedia Maven Michael Hyatt Explains His Success Over Several Platforms
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Multimedia Maven Michael Hyatt Explains His Success Over Several Platforms

Hyatt walked away from the CEO position at Thomas Nelson publishers to build up independent careers in book writing, blogging, podcasting and more.
Kelsey Humphreys
Achieve Your Dream of Best-Seller Status With These 4 C's
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Achieve Your Dream of Best-Seller Status With These 4 C's

Focus on content, cover, credentials and community -- and your book will sell itself.
Ken Dunn
5 Ways to Take the Vanity Out of Your Non-Fiction Book
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5 Ways to Take the Vanity Out of Your Non-Fiction Book

No one wants to hear about how you struggled with adversity and came out on top without learning some lessons along the way.
Ken Dunn
It's Official: Pictures of Totally Naked Women Will No Longer Appear in Playboy
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It's Official: Pictures of Totally Naked Women Will No Longer Appear in Playboy

People won't be lying when they say 'I read it for the articles,' if they read it at all.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
You Won't Sell a Lot of Books, But That's Totally OK
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You Won't Sell a Lot of Books, But That's Totally OK

Are you envious of Harper Lee's success? Too bad. You'll never reach that level of success. But does that really matter?
Gene Marks
Apple to Pay $450 Million After Losing Federal Appeal in E-Books Case
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Apple to Pay $450 Million After Losing Federal Appeal in E-Books Case

The consumer electronics giant was found to have orchestrated a conspiracy with publishers to increase e-book prices.