Shelley Hitz on the BookBaby Twitter Chat: Finding Your Amazon Keywords
Shelley Hitz, author coach, business strategist, and Christian entrepreneur, joins us for a Twitter chat about how to find your Amazon keywords. The chat is on Wed, June 8th at 4:00 pm ET.

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book sales on Amazon
One of the most powerful things you can do to improve your book sales on Amazon is to choose the best category for your book. It is amazing what a few tweaks and changes can do for your book rankings! Within just a few days of optimizing one of my books, it hit #1 on Kindle for its category.

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book launch party
After all the hard work you've put into completing your book, a book launch party might be what you need to make a splash. Think big, find sponsors, get the word out, and give yourself plenty of time to plan and prepare.

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self publishing advice
When you call BookBaby for advice about self publishing, you'll likely find you're not just taking to a publishing expert – you’re talking to an actual self-published author who has been there, done that.

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working with a ghostwriter
Ginny Carter, business book ghostwriter, book writing coach, and author, joined our May Twitter chat to talk about being and working with a ghostwriter.

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create characters
When you create characters, how far should you go to individualize their physical descriptions? What is absolutely necessary for the depiction?

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plotter or pantser?
All writers are pantsers when it comes to the finer grain structure of a novel. No one can outline down to the sentence level. All honest plotters will admit that at least some of their best ideas have come during pantsing bouts. You just have to dive in!

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