Author: Lynneklippel

Author: Lynneklippel

Dennis Rodman, Author?
September 16, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Just read a somewhat disturbing report that, according to the New York Post, Dennis Rodman is writing a book with North Koren President Kim Jong-Un. Actually I have nothing against Dennis Rodman.  I used to enjoy watching him play basketball in the 1980’s and liked his non-conformist attitude.  He might have a fabulous story. Here’s

Amazon Matchbook- Important New Program
Image September 4, 2013 Book Marketing Lynneklippel

Breaking news arrived from today.  They are starting a new program called Matchbook, which will allow you to bundle your printed book and ebook together, offering a discount if both are purchased at once.  For example,  if you have a paperback book which sells for $19.95 and the same book in Kindle format for

End Copyright Confusion with Attorney Denise Gibbon
Image August 25, 2013 Publishing,Writing Lynneklippel

Have you even been confused by exactly how to protect your intellectual property? Meet Denise Gibbon, writer and literary attorney.  In this episode of Author Salon TV, Denise gives us the facts on: How do authors know when to place a copyright on their work? What 3 items are required for a legal copyright? How

Great Music to Write With
Image August 17, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

When I am writing, I love to have music in the background.  It helps me feel more calm, centered, and creative. However, it has to be a certain type of music.  When I’m writing, song lyrics distract me.  It seems like the words in the music stop me from hearing the words making their way

Quick and Easy Ways to Select the Perfect Book Topic- Part 3 of 3
Image August 3, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

This is the final article in a 3 part series.  Check the previous posts list on your right for the other two articles if you missed them. To take these exercises one step further, create a mind-map for each step on your learning path brainstorming all the ideas and information you know today about each

Quick and Easy Ways to Select Your Perfect Book Topic- Part 2 of 3
Image August 1, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

This is the second in a series of 3 articles on selecting your perfect book topic.  If you missed the first one, you can read it here : Step 2: Once you have a clear idea of what problem your book solves for your readers, write down the steps you will teach in your book.

Quick and Easy Ways to Select the Perfect Book Topic- Part 1 of 3
Image July 28, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

When you are in the process of writing your book, you may be overwhelmed with all the ideas that you could possibly put into your book. You have ideas, stories, illustrations, and quotes flooding your mind, as well as a wealth of blog posts, articles, and other written material to pull from. All these ideas

4 Easy Ways to Optimize Your Listing
Image July 26, 2013 Book Marketing,Publishing Lynneklippel is the world’s largest online retailer.  The site receives 65 million visitors each month.  While some people don’t like’s control of the book marketplace, there is no denying the fact that this site forever altered how people buy and sell books. I once heard an interview with Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon. 

Post Traumatic Web Disorder
Image June 18, 2013 Author Income Streams,Uncategorized Lynneklippel

For a few hours this morning, was gone- almost 100 pages and 89 blog posts all disappeared, thanks to a nasty attempt at hacking, targeting Word Press based websites. After lots of research, a call to my web host’s excellent customer service line, and hands-on technical help from my dear hubby, Larry, BBB is

The Summer Book Marketing Changed
Image June 15, 2013 Author Inspiration,Book Marketing Lynneklippel

There is something you have to see- something that will change book marketing forever.  I am honored to be publishing Kathleen Gage’s new book this summer and behind the scenes  we’ve been putting together themost amazing book marketing campaign I’ve ever seen. I want you to watch this and see what kind of inspirations you