We review a variety of software to help you create book files, publishing your book, marketing your author brand, and more.

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AutoCrit Review: Self-Editing Software

AutoCrit is a powerful data tool offering a thorough content breakdown and suggestions for improvements. Invaluable for any author!

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ProWritingAid: Automation For Authors

Automate your spelling and grammar corrections with ProWritingAid, a premium, browser based editor to help your write better!

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Word Processing With StoryShop

Join us today for a look at StoryShop, a writing and novel planning tool that offers simplicity alongside rich tools and options.

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Using Canva For Your Cover

Canva is a great tool for creating simple book covers; it’s low-cost (or free!) and easy to use with simple drag and drop tools.

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Using GIFs to get Attention

Learn how to use GIFs as a marketing tool for your book and your author brand.

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Taking Control With The Lulu Direct App

Lulu’s newest addition to your self-publishing arsenal is the Lulu Direct App for Shopify, a fully integrated ecommerce experience.