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ISBN Q&A: Everything You Need to Know About Barcodes – BookWorks

This goes right along with our series about How Not to Get Overwhelmed as an indie author and publisher. I'll be talking a little more about ISBNs soon, but this article at BookWorks from IngramSparks' Director, Robin Cutler, will be a great resource to start you off on the right foot when it comes to… Continue reading ISBN Q&A: Everything You Need to Know About Barcodes – BookWorks

Author & Blogger How To, Questions People Ask

How to Add a Cool Image Widget to Your WP Sidebar or Footer

A friend asked for directions on how to add a Blog Battle widget to their blog, and I figured since I'd already typed of the instructions I might as well share them on my blog too. This is a quick tip I just typed up. I might add screenshots later, but I think this is… Continue reading How to Add a Cool Image Widget to Your WP Sidebar or Footer

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Dilemma: WP Pingbacks & how to ensure they work!

G'day to you, my friend! It would seem that sometimes I miss out on posts that have been linked back to my WordPress blog, and well, I just hate missing out on reading those posts. I especially hate not being able to thank the person who took the time to link back to my blog!… Continue reading Dilemma: WP Pingbacks & how to ensure they work!

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Buying ISBNs & the Best Way to Do It

I've been asked this question several times: How many ISBNs do you recommend purchasing? The question of buying bar codes has also arisen, but that question is not one I know much about.Β From my limited experience, I would say, no, it isn't necessary. My indie publishing experience has been with: Createspace (Amazon Company) Kindle Direct… Continue reading Buying ISBNs & the Best Way to Do It

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Naming Names and How to Make Them Count

I've had a number of questions posed which I've answered briefly with reply comments, but I'd like to take some of the questions and answer them in more detail. Maybe someone else has the same question, but didn't know to look for the answer in the comments below! Today we're going to tackle Phoenix Grey's… Continue reading Naming Names and How to Make Them Count