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What Shouldn’t You Be Doing?

| March 30, 2015 | 4 Comments
What Shouldn’t You Be Doing?

Let it go, kids! In this article, Tyler James shares a killer tip for identifying the things you should NOT be doing.

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We Should All Fail More

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
We Should All Fail More

Tyler James delivers a pep-talk encouraging fellow creators to take more chances.

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5 Ways to Benefit from Your Backlist

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
5 Ways to Benefit from Your Backlist

Tyler James shares five strategies publishers and independent creators are using to get the most out of their backlist.

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AND THEN EMILY WAS GONE Postmortem: Lessons Learned from ComixTribe’s Most Successful Direct Market Series Yet

| February 9, 2015 | 3 Comments
AND THEN EMILY WAS GONE Postmortem: Lessons Learned from ComixTribe’s Most Successful Direct Market Series Yet

Publisher Tyler James shares the lessons learned from publishing AND THEN EMILY WAS GONE, ComixTribe’s most successful series to date. This is serious #makecomics #smallpress inside baseball, people!

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Kickstarter Fulfillment With Amazon: Saving Hundreds of Hours, Thousands of Dollars, and a Million Headaches

| July 28, 2014
Kickstarter Fulfillment With Amazon: Saving Hundreds of Hours, Thousands of Dollars, and a Million Headaches

Tyler James into the game-changing nature of partnering with Amazon to make Kickstarter fulfillment a million times more manageable.

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Bundle is the New Black

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Bundle is the New Black

The wife and I just finished binge watching of the second season of Orange in the New Black this weekend. (Yup, we got our money’s worth out of Netflix…this month at least.) And while calling anything “the new black” is an expression now well past its expiration date, I wanted to write a short post about […]

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Another Creator-Owned Sales Monster in the Making

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Another Creator-Owned Sales Monster in the Making

Joshua Williamson and Mike Henderson have a creator-owned hit on their hands with Nailbiter from Image. Tyler James breaks it down.

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What Free Comic Book Day Means to a Small Publisher

| May 4, 2014
What Free Comic Book Day Means to a Small Publisher

Tyler James shares some thoughts on the value of FCBD to a small publisher.

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Look Good While You Kickstarter: 7 Design Tips for Your Project Image

| April 14, 2014
Look Good While You Kickstarter: 7 Design Tips for Your Project Image

Your Kickstarter project image is the most important visual of your entire campaign. Here are some tips for getting it right.

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A $95,000 Tip Jar for Comics? 10 Thoughts on Patreon

| March 31, 2014
A $95,000 Tip Jar for Comics? 10 Thoughts on Patreon

Tyler James shares 10 thoughts on Patreon, the newest kid on the comics crowdfunding block.

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Kickstalling: 9 Things to Do During the “Dead Zone” of a Kickstarter Campaign

| February 24, 2014
Kickstalling: 9 Things to Do During the “Dead Zone” of a Kickstarter Campaign

After a tremendous start, your Kickstarter campaign’s momentum has come to a screeching halt. What do you do?

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Before You Submit to Comixology Submit

| January 27, 2014
Before You Submit to Comixology Submit

In your haste to get on the largest digital comics sales platform, make sure you avoid these mistakes.

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