Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James

Author & Speaker Articles Index

This in an index of all the articles, tips, etc., on this Author & Speaker blog. Just find a topic that interests you and click on the title of the article to read the post. Each article you click on opens in a new browser window.

Something NEW about Authors and Speakers is posted every 8th day! Come back soon!

As of November 14, 2015, there are more than 225 FREE articles for Authors and Speakers. Tell your friends!

NOTE: All articles and Author & Speaker tips listed in this BLOG – written by Larry James – are available for reprint in magazines, periodicals, newsletters, newspapers, eZINEs, on the Internet or on your own Website. Click here for details.

Q & A for Speakers – Negotiating Fees
Encourage Your Website Visitors to Write Reviews For Your Book
40+ Ways to Make Your Next Book Signing an EVENT!!
Editing Tip for Authors
Is Someone Stealing Your Copyrighted Articles?
ALWAYS Sign Your Books!
Magazine Exposure is Terrific!
Hot Tips for Getting Book Endorsements
Hot Tip About Google for Authors & Speakers!
When You Get Love Notes. . .
Speak in Soundbites on Radio Talk Shows!
Investigate Foreign Rights for Your Books
Introductions: Their Care & Feeding!
BLOGSbuscardMore “Back-of-the-Room Sales!
Editing Tip for Writers
Radio Talk Show Tip
Book Signing Tips From A Road Warrior
Radio Talk Shows
It Takes “Discipline” to Be a Writer. . . and More!
30 Ways to Help a Book Author You Love
Video Pokes Fun At the Publishing Process
The Importance of Editing Your Book BEFORE Publication
The Buzz on Being a Shameless NetShaker! – Part 1
The Buzz on Being a Shameless NetShaker! – Part 2
5 Punctuation Pet Peeves!
Promote Your Book with Radio
Drafting Your Back Cover Sales Copy
10 Tips for Giving a Kick Ass Keynote
A Tip to Make Your e-mail & Websites Get Noticed!
10 Key Elements of a Persuasive Presentation
Ten Tips When Business is Slow
Dictionary Sites for Authors & Speakers
Book Marks – A Great Marketing Tool for Authors & Speakers
You Should Write an eBook
A Great Marketing Strategy – Article Submission
Write an eBook for Your Target Audience to Make More Sales!
Write-On!
Making Time to Promote Your Book
Fifty Things Under $50 Bucks To Promote Your Book
Cool Tool – Pay With a Tweet!
Answers About Amazon.com
Source for FREE eBooks and a FREE Kindle App!
Seth Godin’s Road Trip + Video
Speakers: How is Your “First Burst?”
“How to Book Radio Shows & Be a Great Guest!” – FREE eBook!
Stephen King’s 10 Writing Commandments
101 Ways to Blog as a Book Author – Plus More
Authors: Protect Your Articles From Content Theft
10 Creative Book Marketing Ideas + Links to 40 More…
Using a Thesaurus to Choose the Right Words
Authors Write – Authors Read!
So… What About “Word Choice?”
36 Writing Tips from Successful Authors
Got Book? – When Will it Be Finished? Or… “When Will You Get Started?”
Authors & Speakers… Help Promote “Books for Treats!”
The Audience for Your Book
Neil Gaiman on Author Copyright Piracy
Scribble, Scribble… Write, Write!
Preparing for Your First Interview as a Published Author
Humor Break! – Happy Thanksgiving!
Writer’s Tips…
Dismal Prediction from Seth Godin…
Why publish poetry? – The Power of the Spoken Word!
The Myth of Self-Publishing
Sell More Books With a Powerful Back Cover
How Small Is Too Small?
Like Skipping Stones Across the Water…
Advice for Authors from Seth Godin
7 Keys to Successful Public Speaking from America’s Most Influential Speaker
Can I Protect the Title of My Book?
Gary Bencivenga’s Wonderful Marketing Bullets
Three Zany Ideas for Authors!
Research Sites for Authors & Speakers
Have You Ever Had “Talker’s Block?”
10 Reasons Why You Should Write Blog Posts to Promote Your Book and Business
Want to Make Sure the TV Cameras Love You?
Distinguish Yourself as a Speaker
The Impotence of Proofreading
Want to Know How to Start Writing Your Book?
Birth of a Book: How a Hardback Book is Made – Video
How to Avoid “Wardrobe Malfunctions” and Other Live TV “Oops!”
22 Ways to Create Compelling Content When You Don’t Have a Clue
Paper Rater – A Powerful Online Proofreader for Authors
How to Promote Your Book on Amazon
Is Your Book Selling to its Best Potential? – Amazon Optimization Musts!
All About Book Advances
The Public Speaker’s Master Toolkit
Turn your Blog Articles Into a Book
An Incredible Resource for Authors and Speakers!
Getting Into Bookstores? – 7 Tips to Help You!
FREE Airline Tracking in Realtime
Writing: Do You Have a Book in You?
How to Manage the Stresses of Being a Professional Speaker
Bookstore Distribution Explained – Video
Marrying Commerce to Community: The Next Bookselling Revolution
How to Heal Your Fear of Public Speaking
13 Ways to Write With Urgency
10 Things to Know About Speakers Bureaus
What’s the Good of Talk Radio Appearances if I Can’t Pitch My Product?
25+ Ways to Generate Better Online Book Sales
5 Common Mistakes to Pitching the Press
Sign Your eBook with Kindlegraph
Author Central x 2!
Should All Authors Blog?
Video: The Book Marketing Continuum
Don’t Buy Into the Hype That Self-Published Authors Are Not REAL Authors
Top 5 Reasons Nonfiction Authors Should Also Be Speakers
How to Structure a Great Presentation
Fear of Rejection… How Persistence Pays Off
How to Write a Book: 4 Proven Steps to Writing a Book That Sells
Incorporate Humor in Your Next Speech
Speakers: Stay on Time!
15 Grammar Goofs That Make You Look Silly – InfoGraphic
The Importance of Editing: Misconceptions and Details of the Editorial Process
How To Be Persuasive
6 Things To Learn from Hemingway
What You Need To Know To Be An Author
Writing a Book: Where Do You Begin?
Things We Say Wrong ~ Video+
How To Overcome Fear and Shyness ~ Video
Don’t Pay for Radio Interviews
The Truth About Celebrity Endorsements
5 Tips for Being a Great On-Air Guest
6 Ways to Never Run Out of Ideas
How Talking to the Media is Like Giving a Speech And… How It’s Not!
The Benefits of Having an Agent
Spreading Ideas Outside the Bookstore
The Shy Author’s Guide to Book Promotion
Dr. Seuss Never Took an Advance
Those Annoying Exclamation Points!!!
Anatomy of a Winning Query
Four Critical Writing Tips For Quick and Easy eBooks
Game Changers Radio Interviews John Kremer on Marketing Books
10 Reasons Why Self-Published Books Don’t Sell & What You Can Do to Ensure Yours DOES
How to Blog a Book
Free Services to Get You Mentioned in the Media
5 Mistakes I Made in My First 5 Years as a Professional Speaker
Overcoming Glossophobia!
Professional Tactics for Nailing the Perfect Speech
Are Printed Books Dead? Are Independent Bookstores Dead?
50 Things Under $50 Bucks To Promote Your Book
8 Tips for Being a Great TV Talk Show Guest
ProMotion ~ What Does THAT Mean?
The Narcissist Series: Who Are You Writing For?
10 Tips for Writing Your Book
Authors: Maintain a “Thought Starter” File
When a Writer Becomes a Target
10 Ways to Promote Your Book in Your Own Backyard
Speaking in Public: Two Errors That Lead to Fear
Fifteen Things the Media Loves
Giving a Speech? Let Others Do Some of the Talking
3 Things That Make the Biggest Difference in Moving Your Writing Forward
8 Things I’ve Learned from Writing My First Book
50 of the Best Websites for Writers
Writing for Free! Should you?
3 Ways Promote Yourself As A Writer (Even When You Don’t Want To)
The Top 10 Mistakes that New Freelance Writers Make and How to Avoid Them
A Cure for Writer’s Block
The Speaking Pause… Why We Won’t Stop Talking!
15 Quick and Dirty Writing Tips
10 Ways to Promote Your Book in Your Own Backyard
10 Ways Great Speakers Capture People’s Attention
Authors: Sign Your Kindle Books Electronically
Write Reviews for Books on Amazon.com
How to Create a Kick-Ass LinkedIn Profile!
The Two Elements of a Great Presenter
FREE eBOOK Download: “How to Book Radio Shows & Be a Great Guest!”
The Buzz on Being a Shameless NetShaker! – Part 1 & a link to Part 2
What to Do When the Writing Assignments Stop Coming
Building Book Buzz!
Are Writers Ever Insecure? Nah!
Stuff You Need to Know About Copyrights
Giving Your Contact Info on Radio Talk Shows
RADIO INTERVIEW 101 ~ How Many Listeners Do You Really Have?
Book Signing Strategies
How to Be a Great Radio Guest! ~ Part One
How to Be a Great Radio Guest! ~ Part Two
Are You a New Speaker? Start Here…
Why Talk Radio May Be Your Best Bet for Publicity
Self Promotion – How to Make It Not All About You
Why Care About the Business of Publishing?
Is Someone Stealing Your Copyrighted Articles?
ALWAYS Sign Your Books!
Five Speaking Rules You Can Break
Speaking Secrets of Joel Osteen
What it Takes for a Book to Become a Bestseller
No More Autograph Parties
Writing the Wrong Book
Self-Publishing: Someone Who Succeeded ~ An interview with Larry James
Editing versus Proofreading
Professional Tactics for Nailing the Perfect Speech
65 Accomplished Writers and Marketers Reveal Their Secrets to Productivity
The Importance of Foreign Rights
How to Book a Book Signing And Other Important Stuff!
Ten Lessons on Presentation & Performance You Can Learn by Watching Taylor Swift
“Top Tips” for TV and Radio Publicity
How to be the Perfect Talk Radio Guest
Using Social Media to Boost Book Signings
22 Lessons From Stephen King on How to Be a Great Writer
Why Self-Promotion is Critical to Your Success
Stories Spice Your Author Appearances
How to Get Publicity from Talk Radio
Give Yourself Permission to Write Badly, and Just Begin!
6 Reasons You Should Self-Publish
Wanna Sell Your Book? Get a Book Distributor!
When Speaking ~ Be Brief
How to Give a Great Speech ~ Part One
How to Give a Great Speech ~ Part Two
The Power of the #Hashtag!
How To Shake Your Newbie Writer’s Nerves
33 Public Speaking Tips to Keep Your Audience from Falling Asleep
Authors: Calls To Action to Sell More Books
A Cheat Sheet for Public Speaking
You Say You’re An Author, Not A Marketer? Think Again
Get The Word Out
5 Rarely Discussed Self-Publishing Mistakes!
The Importance of the Pause When Speaking
9 Places to Get Writing Jobs
Why Is My Book Getting No Attention
When Ideas Run Dry, But The Blog Deadline Beckons
Here’s the Trick to Removing ‘Like’ and ‘Um’ From Your Vocabulary
10 Tips to Help Writers Stay Focused
The 3 Biggest Mistakes That Prevent People From Finishing Their Book

submitarticleIf you know other authors and speakers who might benefit from this BLOG or from my authors and speakers Website, please send them the following links:

http://www.AuthorsandSpeakersNetwork.wordpress.com
http://www.AuthorsandSpeakersNetwork.com

If you would like to contribute an article relevant to authors and speakers, send me an e-mail with the article title, the article, a brief bio (5 sentence limit), photo and website and BLOG links to: Larry James. Or. . . call me: 480-998-9411.

24 Comments »

  1. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Lessons Learned from a Best Selling Self-Published Author | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Monday, September 19, 2016 @ 10:57 am | Reply

  2. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by The Ultimate Writer’s Guide to Success (Infographic) | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Tuesday, April 12, 2016 @ 7:31 am | Reply

  3. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by How to Connect With a Large Audience | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Monday, February 22, 2016 @ 7:32 am | Reply

  4. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by The 3 Biggest Mistakes That Prevent People From Finishing Their Book | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Saturday, November 14, 2015 @ 8:45 am | Reply

  5. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Tribute to Dan Poynter – 1938 – 2015 | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Friday, November 6, 2015 @ 8:10 am | Reply

  6. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by 10 Tips to Help Writers Stay Focused | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Thursday, October 22, 2015 @ 7:38 am | Reply

  7. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Should All Authors Blog? | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Saturday, September 26, 2015 @ 11:50 pm | Reply

  8. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Presentation Prep | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Saturday, September 19, 2015 @ 8:52 am | Reply

  9. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Here’s the Trick to Removing ‘Like’ and ‘Um’ From Your Vocabulary | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Friday, September 11, 2015 @ 7:38 am | Reply

  10. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by When Ideas Run Dry, But The Blog Deadline Beckons | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Thursday, September 3, 2015 @ 7:42 am | Reply

  11. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Why Is My Book Getting No Attention | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Wednesday, August 26, 2015 @ 7:44 am | Reply

  12. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by 9 Places to Get Writing Jobs | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Tuesday, August 18, 2015 @ 7:36 am | Reply

  13. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by The Importance of the Pause When Speaking | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Monday, August 10, 2015 @ 7:34 am | Reply

  14. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by 5 Rarely Discussed Self-Publishing Mistakes! | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Sunday, August 2, 2015 @ 8:40 am | Reply

  15. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Get The Word Out | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Saturday, July 25, 2015 @ 8:32 am | Reply

  16. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Scribble, Scribble… Write, Write! | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Friday, July 17, 2015 @ 2:10 pm | Reply

  17. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by It Takes “Discipline” to Be a Writer. . . and More! | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Thursday, July 16, 2015 @ 8:37 pm | Reply

  18. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by 40+ Ways to Make Your Next Book Signing an EVENT!! | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Wednesday, July 8, 2015 @ 8:32 pm | Reply

  19. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by You Say You’re An Author, Not A Marketer? Think Again | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Wednesday, July 1, 2015 @ 7:31 am | Reply

  20. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by A Cheat Sheet for Public Speaking | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Tuesday, June 23, 2015 @ 7:32 am | Reply

  21. […] for Archives! ~ Subscribe to Larry’s FREE monthly “LoveNotes for Lovers” eZINE. Contact: […]

    Pingback by Authors: Calls To Action to Sell More Books | Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Monday, June 15, 2015 @ 1:01 pm | Reply

  22. […] up” your book at any point. There are lots of articles on this blog to assist you. Check out the Articles Menu or the articles on my Authors and Speakers […]

    Pingback by Turn your Blog Articles Into a Book « Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Saturday, June 30, 2012 @ 7:14 am | Reply

  23. […] than 110 articles for authors and speakers at: http://www.AuthorsandSpeakersNetwork.com. Check out the index to this blog for many more […]

    Pingback by Got Book? – When Will it Be Finished? Or… “When Will You Get Started?” « Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Tuesday, October 18, 2011 @ 7:16 am | Reply

  24. […] AskTheBooksellers.com, AskTheBookPrinter.com, AskTheCoverDesigner.com, and MagaGenie.com. 73. Index your blog and post a link to the index. See my index at http://www.bookmarket.com/bestofblog.htm. 74. Share […]

    Pingback by 101 Ways to Blog as a Book Author – Plus More « Authors & Speakers Network Blog with Larry James — Tuesday, August 23, 2011 @ 7:05 am | Reply


RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: