The Strength of Social Proof

by John Wilker, February 15, 2018 in Announcements, eBooks, I am a Creator, Kindle, Work, Writing

The original title of this post was, “Would you like a free copy of Space Rogues 2: I’ll have a Subtitle Soon, Promise (it’s a working title).” Catchier right? It’s also really long! LOL. So back to the title of this post, Social Proof. When you go to Amazon to buy a book, or a humidifier […]

Yesterday I typed, ‘The End.’

by John Wilker, January 29, 2018 in Business, eBooks, I am a Creator, Kindle, Writing

Well, yesterday I typed two of my favorite words as a writer, “The End.” Not because I’m glad I’m done, but because I’m excited to share. Sometime this week I’ll be reviewing from the beginning and doing my first pass at cleaning it up. After that, I’ll ask for a beta reader or two to […]

Writing, By the Numbers

by John Wilker in Business, eBooks, Work, Writing

I’ve always been (This won’t be surprising to those that know me) been an advocate of transparency. I realized in looking at the numbers this morning, I haven’t shared any numbers with Y’all around my writing. Probably not that interesting to most, but this is my blog, so… So, here goes, the Numbers. The numbers that […]

A follow up on Trying New Things

by John Wilker in eBooks, I am a Creator, Kindle, Writing

So I wrote earlier about my experiments in going wide/leaving KDP Select albeit briefly. I wanted to follow up on that, as it’s only now that things are starting to return to “normal”. Normal being what I was seeing before my last term with KDP Select ended. This is my overall sales rank graph. I […]