• Author Blogging 101,  Blog Mastermind,  blogging,  books,  Henry Baum,  Publishing Timeline,  social media,  Thesis,  wordpress,  Yaro Starak

    A Blogger’s Progress: First Steps Into a New World

    Editor: This is the first in a series of articles charting the founding, successes, failures, and lessons learned from 7 years of blogging. Authors ask me all the time about how to build a blog that will help their book marketing, and I’ve often recommended—especially to nonfiction authors—that building a blog and a community is actually a more pressing task than publishing the book they’ve been working on. I hope that you’ll be able to profit from the lessons I’ve learned along the way, and maybe you’ll make fewer mistakes than I have. Enjoy! You may not know this, but I was completely out of book publishing for a few…

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  • ajg consulting llc,  entrepreneurs,  livelihood,  online training,  wordpress

    My new training site launches

    with a course for Avon Reps September 19, 2016 at 4 p.m. my first course hosted and delivered from my own website launched. Content Writing for Avon Reps utilizes the Coursepress and Marketpress WordPress plugins from WPMUDEV. Incredible Functionality Just five years ago I would not have entertained the idea of delivering training from my own website. Some options were available, but none of them provided the type of experience I wanted for my students. Coursepress meets my needs and beyond. You can use the free option of the plugin or upgrade to the pro version.  Here are some of the features I love: Embed video directly into the course…