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How to Sell Books: The Ultimate Guide to Author Joint Promotions - Your First 10,000 Readers

As I’ve mentioned a ba-zillion times before, what matters most in growing your author business so you can sell more books is two key …

How to Stay Anonymous Online

We live in a world of mass surveillance. Here's how to stay anonymous online without ditching the internet entirely.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Traditional vs Self Publishing. And the winner is…..

Traditional versus self publishing has become a debate of almost national importance. ‘Out With Lanterns’, my novel, was traditionally published …

Millions of Americans Believe God Made Trump President

A surprisingly fascinating book explains why.<p>If Donald Trump gets a little bored on his flight home from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, he can always page through a book handed to him by a delegate not long after he arrived: “God and Donald Trump.”<p>The volume, written by Stephen …

Donald Trump

"We Used to be Christians"

- Advertisement -<p>As a country's wealth continues to far exceed its distribution, a feudal system develops. Even though, in some ways, it seems unfair …

These Post-Mastectomy Tattoos Are Works Of Art

Reason 546,563,987 why breast cancer fucking sucks: Even after going through chemo, radiation, and surgery, most survivors are left with large …

Cancer

Become a kickass photographer with these easy-to-learn tricks

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The Air Force is testing these 4 planes to potentially fight alongside the legendary A-10

Air Force officials and international observers have flocked to Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico for the service's Light Attack Experiment, going on throughout August.<p>The exercise has been planned for months, after Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein said in January the branch was …

5 Questions Filmmakers Should Ask Themselves When Establishing Their Brand

Branding your production company, your media business, or even yourself can be a difficult road to navigate, but these tips should really help you …

F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long-Lost Short Story Savages The Publishing Industry

"I am a publisher. I publish any sort of book. I am looking for a book that will sell five hundred thousand copies."<p>The publishing industry may currently seem awash in celebrity-penned fantasy novels, short fiction by movie stars and problematic screeds by problematic provocateurs with hefty social …

Writing

Ebook sales continue to fall as younger generations drive appetite for print

Readers committed to physical books can give a sigh of relief, as new figures reveal that ebook sales are falling while sales of paper books are growing – and the shift is being driven by younger generations.<p>More than 360m books were sold in 2016 – a 2% jump in a year that saw UK consumers spend an …

Books

How 1,600 People Went Missing from Our Public Lands Without a Trace

July 23, 2015 was the eve of Joseph Lloyd Keller's 19th birthday. The Cleveland, Tennessee, native had been spending the summer between his freshman and sophomore years at Cleveland State Community College on a western road trip with buddies Collin Gwaltney and Christian Fetzner in Gwaltney’s old …

National Parks

Building your own chatbot is a lot easier than you'd expect

Three of the undisputed kings of technology -- Microsoft, Facebook and Google -- all bet big on bots in 2016. It's too early to say whether that was a good move, but if nothing else it's clear that bots haven't seen mainstream adoption yet. If you're a believer in the technology and want to start …

iPhone Browser Showdown: Chrome vs. Safari

Safari has long been the go-to browser on the iPhone, but after Apple finally opened up the secret speed enhancements in Safari to other browsers way …

Apps

10 Blogging Distractions That Will Make Your Blog Suffer

<i>Blogger, writer and founder of the REASONTOUSE platform. Passionate about providing quality information to help you make better decisions.</i><p>There are …

A Quick Guide to Cutting the Cable Cord

Tired of that dusty cable box? Swap it for a sleek device and streaming app by reading this guide!<p>Switching from traditional cable TV service to an internet-based option has become easier than ever. With three major TV-streaming services and countless compatible devices currently on the market, we …

Things to Know About Steve Bannon's Past

Including the fact that he's been accused of voter fraud.<p>Steve Bannon is known by the American public as President Donald Trump's chief strategist, as well as the former head of <i>Breitbart</i> – a favorite news platform among the "alt-right" (A.K.A. white nationalists). He also is a member of Trump's …

Seven ways to keep the CIA out of your home

The "Vault 7" documents published by WikiLeaks show us how the "Internet of Things" (IoT) has great potential, yet is also susceptible to remote …

3 Ways to Create More Content (and Views) from Your Blogs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content Marketing is still one of the best ways to generate leads for B2B companies. Yet many entrepreneurs struggle with creating a successful content strategy.<p>In reality, you do not need to write hundreds of individual blogs. In fact, …

11 Travel Backpacks Made for Exploring the World

Pack up one of these top-rated travel backpacks and hit the road for an adventure you'll never forget.<p>Carrying a travel backpack can make life on the road much easier than with a suitcase. Some are great for week-long trips across Europe's countryside, while others are ideal for quick weekend …

How Would Immortality Change the Way We Live?

Terror management theory, as <i>Atlantic</i> writer Olga Khazan explains in this video, posits that whenever you remind someone of dying, they try to manage their fear by regaining a sense of control. What would the benefits be to living forever, and consequently, not fearing death? Would it make us …

Forget five a day, eat 10 portions of fruit and veg to cut risk of early death

Scientists say even just 2.5 portions daily can lower chance of heart disease, stroke, cancer and premature death<p>Five portions of fruit and veg a day is good for you, but 10 is much better and could prevent up to 7.8 million premature deaths worldwide every year, say scientists.<p>The findings of the …

Holistic Medicine

This ’60s Rockstar Let Chick-Fil-A License One Of Her Songs So She Could Donate The Check To LGBT Rights

You think you just get to have a name as cool as Grace Slick? Nah, man. You have to earn it by being…well, slick.<p>And that’s exactly what the the Jefferson Airplane and Starship singer was when she donated the proceeds of her music appearing in a Chick-Fil-A commercial to LGBTQ charities. The singer …

Why Trust Is the New Marketing Currency

If someone sidles up on the street and wants to sell you a "Rolex," you'll likely run. Do the same with digital marketers who similarly fail to secure your trust.<p>When it comes to connecting with potential customers, there are few things more valuable than trust. Trust is an essential factor in …

White Supremacist Richard Spencer Thrown Out of CPAC

Rights & Freedoms

Nasa posters and graphics reveal more secrets about the TRAPPIST-1 system

Nasa recently revealed it had spotted seven Earth-like exoplanets orbiting around the nearby TRAPPIST-1 star, 40 light years away. The planets in the …

Seth Meyers interviews 'rogue' climate scientist worried about Trump

Climate scientists don't typically make the rounds on late-night talk shows. But thanks to President Donald Trump, they do now.<p>Ben Santer, a …

What is the ‘Orange & Teal Look’ and Why is it So Popular?

Many a blockbuster movie and several popular travel photo/video creators out there use something called the ‘Orange and Teal look’ when they color …

Wireless CarPlay is coming to more cars

Apple’s CarPlay is a terrific piece of technology that we like quite a lot. But perhaps the biggest annoyance with CarPlay (aside from its persistent bugginess) is that you have to plug in your phone in order to make it work. Sometimes, particularly for short drives, pulling my iPhone out of my …

White House effort to justify travel ban causes growing concern for some intelligence officials

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has assigned the Department of Homeland Security, working with the Justice Department, to help build the legal case for its temporary travel ban on individuals from seven countries, a senior White House official tells CNN.<p>Other Trump administration sources …

Immigration