Author Kyle Perkins


By Kyle Perkins Yes, I am aware this post may piss some people off, and yes, I am aware this is the sole marketing strategy for some people. I am also aware that for some people, this strategy totally works. That being said, this is why it’s killing the industry. […]



So, as many of you know, a while back I started an indie book network that was much like Facebook in a lot of ways, except free from all of the censorship. We tried to make it work, but unfortunately, Facebook is a hard habit to kick. We figured we […]



***This article is a collaborative effort from multiple sources, some of which choose to remain anonymous for fear of retaliation. If you have an experience to contribute, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will update my article.*** You all know how I feel about catfishing accounts, and […]



Okay, we finally found our new home! If you signed up for the last network I did, make sure you sign up for the new one. We switched servers and now have our own home. Join us HERE. We now have mobile apps, as well as a TON of new […]



By Kyle Perkins. Okay, within the next couple of days, there should be massive updates to the site. Right now, it has plenty of functionality, but I plan to add a lot more. We have 150 members in just two days since I started it, and I plan to just […]



by Kyle Perkins. I have been an author for nearly a year now and have seen and been in several “indie book award” events. The problem is, most of them are made with a clear agenda to either get some friends a few shiny new titles, or for the coordinators to […]



by Kyle Perkins. Time for another rant. So, this year Virginia Johnson and I are hosting the Tampa Indie Author Book Convention, and we have had our ups and downs. From trying to find a place that could house all the people we expect to attend, to finding the right authors […]



By Kyle Perkins. I have compiled a list of things that authors need to stop doing. It is hurting the community, as well as their own business. Some might be unaware of how grating these things are, so I have decided to list them out in hopes that it ceases immediately. […]



By Kyle Perkins.   I have created a group called “The Hive,” that is meant to bring in authors and have them all contribute as a whole towards creating exposure to the collective within. Why work so hard on marketing, pimping, and promoting when we can have all of our […]