Author: Warren Whitlock

Best Seller Trita Parsi and How we Read Books Today

This post was first published in 2012. It has been updated to our new format and reviewed to help authors today in 2016 This Book Made Me Think. My highest praise for a book is “it causes me to think in a new way about things.” I read books to get a background on what is going on in the world rather than the sound bites on TV, which don’t tell the story with enough depth. But I refrain from writing reviews and getting into political discussion online. There’s just so much misunderstanding and emotion and the rhetoric rarely...

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Author Protection from Lies and Scams – Advice from Dan Janal

Our friend Dan Janal shared this transcript about author protection. You can learn from reading this. Dan Janal on Author Protection from Lies and Scams Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do? I’ve written a book called “Internet Marketing Confidential” to help authors, speakers and coaches avoid the rip offs online. I’ve been in PR for 30 years and was a daily newspaper editor before that. I handled a lot of high-tech companies. I was on the PR team that launched AOL and was a sysop on CompuServe’s PR and Marketing forum before....

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623 of the Best Books Ever Written

Can you build a reading list of the best books from a mathematical equation? “A list of Books” takes best seller list collects dozens of 100 book lists and combined them with a formula to bring you what it sees as the best 623 books of all time. You be the judge. Look at this list of the 13 best book list and the 623 that they came up with. Look at the process, and then comment below on whether it comes anywhere near to what you expected. Could you read the all the best books? Would you want to? 13...

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Book Marketing Radio Interview

I had a delightful time last night talking with Frankie Picasso and her UNSTOPABLE listeners on BlogTalkRadio We covered some new material, along with exaclty what I think you need to get started as an author. You can listen here while it’s available...

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Getting Noticed Online.. How Authors Can Quickly Get a Web Presence

Let’s talk about you and your book getting noticed on line. I’ve been reading the comments from my recent posts, and compiling a list of the topics that we’ll be posting here, and tweaking some of the offering to make sure we get you what you need to market your book in 2016. Thanks to those who comment. And if you haven’t been submitting comments, and you want to start getting noticed online, this is a great way to get connected online. Just find a post that is relevant (such as me asking how I can help you), find the COMMENTS section...

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