Blog: Tips for the Self Publishing Author

Writing, editing, publishing, promoting and selling your books takes a lot of work. We here at Steuben Press want to help, and in this category we'll share our knowledge and stories with you!

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Hook an Agent With a Killer Query Letter

When you decided to become a self-published author, you maybe didn’t realize you had to train yourself in entrepreneurship, too. 

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How to Pick the Right Genre for Your Self-Published Novel

As a self-published author, you’ve got to do everything you can to give your book an advantage in the market. Whether your goals are to stay on the self-published path or to get attention from a literary agent, you want to sell as many copies of your book as possible. 

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3 Ways to Boost Your Book’s Consignment Sales

Congratulations, you’ve signed a consignment deal! All your hard work has paid off, and your book is on the shelf at a local bookstore. So why aren’t the crowds flooding in to buy it yet? 

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5 Ways to Get Free Professional Reviews as a Self-Published Author

Although it may not always feel like it, being a self-published author has several advantages over traditional publishing

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From Your Hands to Your Fans: How to Get Your Book on Consignment

There’s nothing quite like holding your first finished self-published book in your hands. 

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How to Write an Irresistible Non-Fiction Book Proposal

You’ve done hours of research, endless interviews, and spent countless nights posted up at your writer’s desk. 

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Boost Your Book Sales By Finding The Perfect Literary Agent

You did it! You’ve finally written that book you’ve been dreaming up. 

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Write Your Way Into The New Year: 5 Ways to Reignite Your Spark

If describing yourself as a writer has made you cringe lately, it may be a sign you’ve had some time away from your notebook.

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5 Reasons Why Every Self-Published Author Should Use MyBookTable

Being a self-published author means being a self-starter, a hustler, a total boss...you get the picture.

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4 Ways to Get More Readers to Your Author Blog

As a self-published author, being a blogger is second nature.

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