Hangout with The Future of Ink [video]

by Denise Wakeman September marks the first anniversary of the The Future of Ink (read the back story here). To mark the occasion, Ellen Britt and I made a spontaneous decision to host a live Hangout on Air to chat about where we’ve come from, where the site and project is headed, and answer any questions […]

Amazon Kindle News and Book Marketing tips – Digital Publishing Roundup

by Denise Wakeman Welcome to The Future of Ink’s Digital Publishing Roundup. Every week, we read and share dozens of articles about digital publishing, self-publishing, book marketing, content marketing and news from the world of digital publishing. The links are shared on our Facebook page, Pinterest board, Twitter, and the TFOI Google+ Community. Realizing you may not be following us […]

Use Effective Storytelling to Cut Through the Noise [#Infographic]

by Denise Wakeman Whether it’s Business to Business (B2B) or Business to Consumer (B2C), you need to cut through the noise with your content to get the attention of your audience. What helps your content get attention and stand out? Storytelling. A simple answer, but not necessarily easy to do, right? Courtesy of LookBookHQ, the infographic […]

Book Marketing Tips for Pinterest, Guest Blogging and More – Digital Publishing Roundup

by Denise Wakeman Welcome to The Future of Ink’s weekly Digital Publishing Roundup. Every week, we read and share dozens of articles about digital publishing, self-publishing, book marketing, content marketing and news from the world of digital publishing. The links are shared on our Facebook page, Pinterest board, Twitter, and the TFOI Google+ Community. Realizing you may not be following us […]

Build SEO with an eBook? Digital Publishing Roundup

by Denise Wakeman Welcome to The Future of Ink’s weekly Digital Publishing Roundup. Every week, we read and share dozens of articles about digital publishing, self-publishing, book marketing, content marketing and news from the world of digital publishing. The links are shared on our Facebook page, Pinterest board, Twitter, and the TFOI Google+ Community. Realizing you may not be following us […]

And End to Books – Digital Publishing Top 10 Roundup

by Denise Wakeman Welcome to The Future of Ink’s first Digital Publishing Roundup. Every week, we read and share dozens of articles about digital publishing, self-publishing, book marketing, content marketing and news from the world of digital publishing. The links are shared on our Facebook page, Pinterest board, Twitter, and the TFOI Google+ Community. Realizing you […]

Thirteen Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics [#Infographic]

by Denise Wakeman Have you ever wondered why infographics are so popular? What makes a great infographic irresistible? When I first saw the featured infographic below, I knew I had to share it on The Future of Ink. People following directions with text and illustrations do 323% better than people following directions without illustrations. Not only […]

Why Content for SEO? [#infographic]

by Denise Wakeman Do you wonder if all the content you’re creating on your blog and social networks, such as status updates, tweets, commentary on Google Plus, your social profile bios, or your Amazon ebook descriptions, really helps you get found by search engines? Consider this: High-quality, search-friendly content allows you to populate your site with keywords […]

Using Content Marketing to Grow Your Business [#infographic]

by Denise Wakeman Are you confused about how content marketing can help your business grow? You’re not alone. With so many options, it can be difficult to “see the forest for the trees.” As an online entrepreneur, author or solo professional, you no doubt know how important it is to consistently create content that is interesting […]

Microcontent – What Is It and Why Should You Care?

by Denise Wakeman Is your audience (clients, customers, readers) feeling overwhelmed by the the amount of content and information being delivered to them day in and day out? I hear this cry of frustration daily, yet as an online entrepreneur and author, you know content is the backbone of your business. Without a steady stream […]