March 10, 2014

At Your Service: The Buzz on Publicity with Sandra Poirier-Diaz

 By Camilla Sterne

“At Your Service” is an ongoing blog where we ask a self-publishing industry professional to describe his or her services, in order to help self-publishers understand the intricacies of each step in the self-publishing process.

 Today, Sandra Poirier-Diaz shares with us the ins and outs and of getting publicity for […]

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February 7, 2014

The Real Cost of Self Publishing: Gregory L. Mahan

By BlueInk Review Staff

Gregory L. Mahan self published his first 105,000 word novel, “A Touch of Magic,” in November, 2011.

“A Touch of Magic” takes place in a medieval fantasy world, in the small island country of Tallia, where magic is illegal and the penalty is death. When Randall Miller, the son of […]

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January 31, 2014

At Your Service: Editing 101 with Carla Jablonski

By Camilla Sterne

“At Your Service” is an ongoing blog where we ask a self-publishing industry professional to describe his or her services, in order to help self-publishers understand the intricacies of each step in the self-publishing process.

Today, we talk to New York publishing professional Carla Jablonski about the complex world of editing […]

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December 18, 2013

The Real Cost of Self Publishing: Aubrey Rose

By Andy Dus

The Real Cost of Self Publishing” is a monthly blog where we ask a self-published author to break down his or her expenses in order to give others an idea of the costs involved in creating a successful book. Today we talk to the amiable Aubrey Rose, author of “Me, […]

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November 5, 2013

At Your Service: Book Design 101 with Nick Zelinger

By Camilla Sterne

“At Your Service” is a blog series in which we ask a self-publishing industry professional to describe his or her services, in order to help self-publishers understand the intricacies of the various steps needed to create a polished book. 

Today, Nick Zelinger shares with us an insider’s perspective on cover and […]

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October 23, 2013

The Real Cost of Self Publishing: Polly Letofsky

By Camilla Sterne

“The Real Cost of Self Publishing” is a monthly blog where we ask a self-publishing author to break down his or her expenses, in order to give others an idea of the costs involved in creating a successful book. Today, we talk to the exuberant Polly Letosfky, author of “3MPH: The […]

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September 16, 2013

The Real Cost of Self Publishing: Suzanne Handler

By Camilla Sterne

The Real Cost of Self Publishing is a monthly blog where we ask a self-published author to break down his or her expenses, in order to give others an idea of the costs involved in creating a successful book. Today, we talk to the gracious Suzanne Handler, author of “The Secrets […]

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August 20, 2013

Five Simple Ways to Promote Your Self-Published Book

By BlueInk Guest Blogger, Paul Goat Allen

I recently wrote a blog about things self-published authors should be absolutely sure of before pushing the final button—and one of those items was having some semblance of a marketing plan. How are you going to promote your work? What are you going to do to increase […]

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