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Publisher Interview Series-Explore A Platform With A Focused Vision For Their Books

Company: Diplomat Books Publisher: Robin Barone Company Mission/Vision: Diplomat Books is a platform dedicated to planting seeds of curiosity in children about the world through adventure travel books. We are warm and welcoming. We are inquisitive. We exude joy that is contagious. We believe that learning can be colorful, playful, and fun. We honor our … Read More


Publisher Interview Series-What Not To Say To A Children’s Book Publisher

Company: Ripple Grove Press Publisher: Rob Broder Company Mission/Vision: Our mission is to bring together great writers and talented illustrators to make the most wonderful books possible. We hope our books find their way to the cozy spot in your home. Interview Recap: 10 Things NOT to say in your query letter Don’t tell “Hello, … Read More


Coffee with Maria-Leverage Author Income With Speaking Engagements

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about leveraging your income with speaking engagements. Find your target market to conduct speaking engagements Bring your books to your speaking engagements My name is Maria Dismondy. I am … Read More


Coffee with Maria-The Workflow System

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about the workflow system. Use a workflow system app. My team uses Asana. Keep the team organized List of tasks, schedules and deadlines My name is Maria Dismondy. I am … Read More


Coffee with Maria-Book Signing Tips!

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about book signing tips. Connect and meet new people Bring your marketing tools Bring freebies, e.g., coloring books Bring your favorite signing pen! My name is Maria Dismondy. I … Read More


Coffee with Maria-Testimonials

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about testimonials. Add a testimonial to the back of your book Create a testimonial video Take a still image with text overlay and share to social media … Read More


Coffee with Maria-What Is Your Social Media Personality?

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about your social media personality. Find your social media personality Be on more than one social media network Share valuable content Work with team members My name … Read More


Coffee with Maria-Education Is Key!

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about education. Education is key! Why? Because things are changing constantly. Keep up to date Join an organization Listen to podcasts My name is Maria Dismondy. I am a … Read More


Education Series for Publishers and Published Authors-Build Your Network

My name is Maria Dismondy. I am a children’s book author who also founded the publishing company, Cardinal Rule Press. Finding ways to market my messages is a passion of mine. I want to help you gain greater recognition of your brand, to generate new readers and improve your sales. Why? Because I love to GIVE and CONNECT and I truly believe we are all … Read More


Coffee with Maria-Let’s Talk Increased Revenue! Part 2

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about increasing revenue part2! Other ways that you can help bring income aside from book sales. Here are more ideas: manuscript services hosting an author VIP day My … Read More