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Last Updated March 30, 2010

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Table Of Contents

Books

Contracts

Dealing With Agents & Editors

Rejections


Books

7 Keys To Getting Book Blurbs
13 Reasons An Author Might Not Get A Book Tour
Adapting Books For The Canadian Market
The Artistry Of Creating A Bestseller
Basic Book Marketing Planning Form
Book Doctors And Independent Editors
Book Industry Bar Codes
The Book Is Printed...Now What? Advice From A Book Buyer
Book Marketing Web Site
Book Marketing Wizardry: Fundamentals Of A Successful Marketing Plan
Book Plagiarism In The UK. Has It Happened To You?
Book Printing And Desktop Publishing
Book Proposals
Book Signing Tips
Business Book Editors
Buzz-Based Book Marketing
Christian Best-Seller List
Collateral Marketing For Books
The Combined Book Exhibit
Common Writing Mistakes
Cornered Writers
Cover Design And Layout
Desktop Publishing
Dick Lutz On Self-Publishing

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E-Book FAQ
The E-Book: A Dead Issue Or A New Direction In Publishing?
Elements Of The Proposal
Find A Publisher, Co-Publish Or Self-Publish:
.....Which One To Choose?

Foreign Rights Management After The Deal
From Press To The Reader
Getting A Published Deal
Getting E-Screwed
Go Publish Yourself
The Hidden Costs Of POD Publishing
How Books Are Sold
How The Book Review System Works
How To Contract With A Book Indexer
How To Get Book Signings In Bookstores
How To Get Celebrity Endorsements
How To Get On The Wall Street Journal's Best Seller List Via Online-Only Marketing & Distribution
How To Increase E-Book Sales & Downloads
How To Market Your Books
How To Promote Your Book
How To Promote And Market Your Book
How To Publish An Ebook
How To Write A Computer Book Proposal/How To Write A Trade Book Proposal
How To Write An Author Press Release
How To Write A Winning Book Proposal
How Writers Get Paid
The Importance Of A Pre-Publication Marketing Plan

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The Internet Exploitation Of Writers And Authors
Is Guidebook Writing Worth The Money?
Marketing Provisions In Book Contracts
My Experience With Book Marketing
On The Survival Of Rats In The Slush Pile
PR 101 For Book Authors
Print On Demand
The Profit Motive
Promoting And Profiting By Re-Packaging Your Book Content
Publicist Power
Publicity Releases
Publisher Reports On-line
Publishing Your Own Book
Raising Royalties
Replacing The Myths About Marketing To Libraries
Preassigned Control Number Program (Library Of Congress)
Promoting Books On The Web
Publisher's Book Distribution Cost
Re-thinking The Book
Royalty Calculations In Book Contracts
Royalties
Royalties, The "R" Word
Self-Publishing I

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Self-Publishing II
Self-Publishing III
Selling Your eBook
Selling Your Nonfiction Book Part I
Selling Your Nonfiction Book Part II
Selling Your Nonfiction Book Part III
Selling Your Self Published Books
Sensible Solutions For Getting Happily Published
Signing Your Life Away
The Seven Vital Elements Of A Successful Nonfiction Book Proposal
Surfing The Amazon On A Log (Amazon Books)
Taking Full Advantage Of All Three Amazon Programs
Thinking, Planning & Writing Your Book
Top 7 Hot Selling Points To Impliment Before Writing Chapter One
The Total Immersion Tour Of The eBook World
Trade Paperback Originals
Understanding Children's Book Categories
Vanity Publishing: Advice And Warning
What Is A Manuscript Evaluation Service?
What Is A Self-Publisher?
What Publishers Want To See Most In A Book Proposal
Who Shall Own The Rights In A Book Publishing Agreement
What To Do When Your Book Dies
Write Your Own How-To Book Before Spring

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Contracts

Bad Writing Contracts
Beware, Treacherous Clauses Ahead
Book Publishing Agreements
Co-Author Issues In Book Contracts
Code Of Fair Practice
Compilation Rights In Book Contracts
Conquering The Fear Of Fine Print In The Publishing Contract
Contracts: Top Ten Things To Negotiate And What's Not Worth Your Time
Electronic Publishing: Fiction And Fact
Essential Contract Clauses
Fight Reroactive Rights Contracts
General Conditions Of A Service Contract
How To Deal With Indemnification Clauses
The Indemnity Clause In Book Contracts
Internet Contract
Model Author-Agent Contract
Model Book Contract: Hardcover
Model Book Contract: Paperback
The Need For Written Agreements
Negotiating Book Contract Terms And Royalties

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Negotiating The Electronic Publishing Agreement
"Next Book" Provisions In Publishing Contracts
Playboy And The Work Made For Hire Agreement
Policy On Title To Intellectural Property Arising Under Crown Procurement Contracts (Canada)
Precise Contract Language
Problems With Publishers' Contracts
Publishing Contract Checklist
Reading A Contract
Secrets Of A Master Negotiator: How To Get The Best Deal
The "Standard" Book Contract
Standard Freelance Editorial Agreement
Stop Rights Grabbing Contracts At AOL Time Warner
The Ten Key Point Negotiating Points In An Author-Publisher Agreement
Time Warner E-Book Contract
Tips For Better Work-For-Hire Contract
Watch Out For These Clauses!
Writer Beware Blogs!
Writing For Magazines Isn't What It Used To Be

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Dealing With Agents & Editors

Agent's Corner: Editors Speak Out
Giving Editors What They Want
How Not To Get Published (Written for poets, but good for journalists as well.)
How To Annoy Online Editors
How To Break An Editor's Spirit
How To Talk To Editors & Agents In A Conference Setting
Is It Safe To Email Editors?
Six Steps To Getting Published
Six Tips To Give Editors What They Want
What Agents Really Want
What Editors Want

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Rejections

Rejected!
Rejection: A Survival Strategy
Rejection Pile
Rejection Reflection
Rejection Slips
Why You Receive Form Rejection Letters

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