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12 of the Best Book Titles Ever (And How You Can Get One Too)

March 30, 2015 | Book Marketing, Branding, Design, Fun, Indie Publishing, Literary Trends, Self-publishing, Title | 1 comments | Author:

  Last week we talked about the importance of having an aesthetically appealing book cover, and how a homemade cover can be a death sentence for your book.   Luckily, titles are harder to screw up. You could probably open … Continued


The One Book Blog You DON’T Want To Be Featured On

March 23, 2015 | Book Marketing, Branding, Design, eBooks, Fun, Indie Publishing, Media, Self-publishing, Traditional Publishing | 6 comments | Author:

  Here at the Wise Ink blog, we’ve talked in length about how the biggest problem with self publishing is the stigma. Although public perception of indies is improving every year, there’s still an idea out there that self-published books … Continued


10 Inspiring Statistics About Self-Publishing

March 18, 2015 | Amazon, eBooks, Indie Publishing, Pub. Industry, Self-publishing | 10 comments | Author:

    So you’re an author. Whether published or aspiring, you’ve probably been crunching the numbers: your earn-out figure, your print run, and how long it’ll take to get your book on the market.   But have you considered what … Continued


The Avengers’ Guide to Becoming a Self-Publishing Superhero

March 16, 2015 | Audience, Authorpreneur, Fun, Indie Publishing, Media, Pub. Industry, Self-publishing, Twitter | 0 comments | Author:

  With a handful of critically acclaimed blockbusters under their belt and another due out this summer, it’s safe to say the Avengers are doing something right. While your project might be a little smaller in scope than a $1.5 … Continued


3 Things to Ask Yourself before Choosing an Indie Publisher

March 12, 2015 | Authorpreneur, Indie Publishing, Self-publishing | 2 comments | Author:

    If you’re a Wise Ink reader, you know that going indie is a commitment. But with so many different publishing options out there, how do you know you’re choosing the right method?   We firmly believe that every … Continued


Guest Post from Jason Mosberg: Beware of Trademarks in Your Cover Art!

March 9, 2015 | Agents, Authorpreneur, Design, Guest Post, Self-publishing | 0 comments | Author:

After choosing from nearly ten interested agents, my YA novel was headed to a dozen editors at all the best publishing houses. I was on top of the moon. I found myself reading all kinds of publishing articles and blog … Continued


5 Ways to Help a New Author Out

March 6, 2015 | Amazon, Book Launch, Book Marketing, Indie Publishing, Motivational, Pub. Industry, Reviews, Self-publishing, Twitter | 2 comments | Author:

  It’s been said that it takes a village to raise a child. Although there are at least 35 ways you can grow your book yourself, you’re going to need your friends and family to pitch in a little too. … Continued


7 Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About E-books

March 4, 2015 | Amazon, eBooks, Indie Publishing, ISBN | 2 comments | Author:

    E-books. You either love them or you hate them. You might even have feelings about whether they should be spelled with a hyphen or not.   But they’re also very confusing for an indie author navigating the world … Continued


Quiz: Do You Have What it Takes to Self-Publish?

February 23, 2015 | Authorpreneur, Fun, Indie Publishing, Motivational, Self-publishing | 4 comments | Author:

  Let’s face it: self-publishing isn’t for everyone. Think you’ve got what it takes? Take our quiz below! Keep in mind that self-publishing is hard work. It would behoove you to treat your book not as your ticket into the world of … Continued


4 Things Indie Authors can Learn from Indie Musicians

February 16, 2015 | Audience, Authorpreneur, Book Marketing, Branding, Indie Publishing, Kickstarter, Media, Pubslush, Social Media | 2 comments | Author:

  With self-publishing on the rise (up almost 300% from 2007 to 2012 and still climbing), there are more and more resources for indie authors to share their knowledge and learn from each other. However, other authors aren’t the only … Continued


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