Instagram and Authors

Is Instagram a useful tool for authors? It does have its advantages but it also has limitations and drawbacks. Authors, especially independent (indie) ones, consistently look for ways to get news of their books out to readers. The usual route, beside large paid for publicity campaigns that most indie author cannot afford and author websites … More Instagram and Authors

T. R. Interview

In a recent interview Pamela King asked author T. R. Robinson some probing questions which solicited responses that may well help and interest both independent (indie) authors and readers alike: Indie authors to help understand what motivates, challenges, hinders and helps the author in their authoring journeys. Readers to comprehend how a book comes into … More T. R. Interview

Are You A Reader?

  Some statistics Note: It is understood the following information has been obtained through the medium of surveys.   In the United Kingdom (UK) the percentage of people who read went down over a four year period from 79% to 72%. In the United States of America (USA) 27% of those surveyed stated they had … More Are You A Reader?

Computer Viruses – Antivirus & Cleaner Software

Within each of the recent Computer Viruses series of articles there is consistent advice and recommendations upon preventative actions users may take to protect their systems from infection and attack. Among these is the sensible requirement to have appropriate, valid, antivirus software incorporated. In this article not only will reference be made to some of … More Computer Viruses – Antivirus & Cleaner Software

What In Book?

  What do authors tell people when they ask what their book is about, (what is in it)? What should authors say about their book’s content when marketing/publicising?   To some the above may appear to be odd questions; Of course, they know what they should be saying – can there be any doubt? Well … More What In Book?