ghostwriting

Ghostwriting: The Secrets to Breaking Into A Mysterious Writing Niche

Sometimes it pays to be a good writer. In recent years, ghostwriting especially has become a lucrative niche. We spoke with award-winning author Jenna Glatzer, who’s ghostwritten 27 books, including Celine Dion’s authorized biography (“Celine Dion: For Keeps”) and a Marilyn Monroe biography authorized by her estate (“The Marilyn Monroe Treasures”). If you’re looking to…

Freelancer Podcasts

5 Noteworthy Podcasts for Freelancers & Writers

Though they’ve been around since practically the dawn of the internet, podcasts only recently garnered widespread attention from the general public. Like most modern radio shows, listeners can tune in to their favorite on-air personalities whenever and however they want, thanks to technology. The difference with the standalone podcast is that, as a listener, you can really tap into specific and actionable advice that is slimmed…

6 Ways to Promote Your Book Beyond the Traditional Media Pitch

Author Earnings’ most recent quarterly report surprised many in the publishing industry when it revealed self-published authors were now responsible for 31 percent of Amazon’s total daily e-book sales. With an increase in e-book distribution platforms, self-publishing has become an attractive option for writers who would like to branch out from freelancing, blogging, and journalism.…