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Jason Matthews

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Jason Matthews is a self-publishing teacher, novelist and an avid blogger. He coaches writers around the world through every phase of the complex tasks of do-it-yourself book creation and marketing. His specialties include building author platform, selling at major retailers, using social media and blogs as marketing tools, and practicing smart SEO techniques to rise on search engines. He’s the admin for a Facebook group of over 1,500 writers and hosts a weekly Indie Authors series on Google Plus discussing current topics and interviewing top indies like Hugh Howey, Catherine Ryan Hyde, Samantha Chase and Matthew Mather. His novels and how-to guides include:

The Little Universe
Jim's Life
How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks All for Free
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I remember feeling liberated after publishing my first novel on Amazon and Smashwords. Almost miraculously, within the first hours of release a few sales happened. This came after years of investing time, effort and money to get the novel written, so those initial sales exhilarated me enough to share the news with anyone who would listen.


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Intro and Chapter 1 of Jim's Life (Religion & Spirituality)
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Description: This is the prologue and first chapter of Jim's Life.
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Description: This is the journal entry of Adams after finding advanced life forms and the first meeting with Jon Gruber.

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