Friday Round-Up of Marketing Links

Bestest book marketing & publishing articles for this week. August 10th 2012

Holy moly it’s August 10th already?

It’s been a busy week for blogging and there are some fab articles for your reading pleasure below. Let me know which topics/ style you like – and I’ll be sure to include more of them next Friday. See you in the newsletter early on Monday am! – Laura

6 Laws for becoming a Career Author – Duo Lit

Imagine not having to go through the drudgery of a 9-5 job to pay bills! Wouldn’t it be just perfect if we could spend our entire day doing what we love doing – writing? If you are serious about writing as a fulltime career, these tips from the pros could help steer you in the right direction.

Mark Coker: Indie Authors Are Underpricing Their Books – Forbes

The third in a 3-part interview series with Mark Coker, founder of Smashwords, and Mark reveals some surprising data. Read on for a very insightful article.

Creative Writing Classes: 13 Online Courses for Writers – Reedsy

An excellent selection of courses both free and paid.

Togather Releases Tool to ‘Fansource’ Author Events – Galley Cat

No more disappointing, empty chairs at your book readings! “Fansource”, a new tool introduced by Togather, aims to draw a crowd to your author events.