Authors Need to Get a Clue: How to devise the best marketing strategy for the Holidays

5 12 2012

How to devise the best marketing strategy for the Holidays!

M. Louisa Locke

Everywhere the discussion is raging among indie authors: should they sign their books up for KDP Select for the holidays or not? This is an important decision because, if last holiday is any guide, the bulk of ebook sales are going to come in the ninety days after December 25, when huge numbers of new ereaders and tablets of all sorts are found gift-wrapped under the tree. On the surface the decision should be easy.

If the vast majority of a specific ebook’s sales are on Amazon, if you have enrolled the ebook in KDP Select program before and achieved a decent number of borrows (for example, more than the total number of ebooks you were selling in non-Amazon stores), and if you held free promotions that increased your sales––then probably it would be a smart move (at least financially) to enroll that book in KDP Select for the…

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What Writers Can Learn From Entrepreneurs: An Interview With Marcia Hoeck

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What Writers Can Learn From Entrepreneurs: An Interview With Marcia Hoeck.





A Payment Plan Is Now Available for Book Editing Packages!

2 12 2012

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For all book editing packages Charles Henry Editing is now offering an installment package, available upon request for clients who pay with PayPal.

Deposit:

A 10% deposit will be due with the signing of the Independent Contractor Agreement. You must pay the deposit with 24 hours of signing the Independent Contractor Agreement. This is the date the contract will begin.

Installment One: (20% of Book).

After editing, a payment of ten percent will be due. You will have 10 days to pay this fee.

Installment Two: (20% of Book).

After editing, a payment of twenty percent is due. You will have 10 days to pay this fee.

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After editing, a payment of twenty percent: is due. You will have 10 days to pay this fee.

Installment Four: (20% of Book).

After editing, a payment of twenty percent is due. You will have 10 days to pay this fee.

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After editing, a payment of twenty percent is due. You will have 10 days to pay this fee.

You can have up to 12 months for the whole project. Each installment will take seven days to complete. Charles Henry Editing will not begin the next installment until the previous payment has cleared. A shorter billing period is available upon request.

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Professional Book Editing Services Starting at $199.99

28 11 2012

Every writer needs a professional editor. Charles Henry Editing is offering professional book editing starting at $199.99!

Book Copy Editing:  $199.99

Copy Editing makes the copy clear, concise, comprehensible and consistent. It involves correcting spelling, terminology, punctuation, grammatical, semantic, and factual errors

Book Content Editing (substantive editing):  $199.99

Content Editing analyzes the broader story elements such as organization, plot, character development, and structure.

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Proofreading includes checking for typographical, spelling, and formatting errors using standard proof marks set forth by the Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition.

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New Editing Packages Available for Authors & Publishers!

21 11 2012

Rates and Fees

All fees are based upon the word count of the original document sent by the client.
Package DealsAuthors Delight:Services include: content editing, copy editing, and proofreading.

  • 50,000 words and Under: $299.99
  • 50,001 to 100,000 words: $399.99
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Services include: content editing, copy editing, proofreading, formatting; creating front matter, and creating back matter.

  • 50,000 words and Under: $599.99
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NaNoWriMo Special

1 11 2012

Happy first day of National Novel Writing Month! What are you all writing about? Well, whatever it is good luck! To celebrate National Novel Writing Month we are having a 1/2 off sale on all editing services. What sort of services does Charles Henry Editing offer? Quite a few! We specialize in content editing, copy editing, proofreading and manuscript evaluations for individual authors and publishers. We polish query letters and synopses. If you are writing a book we want to take it to the next level. Our slogan is: Where Good Books Become Great.

What if I’m not writing a book? That’s fine with us we also edit academic papers, business communications and student work.

We like to say: You Write, We Edit.

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