MCP Staff

The Mill City Press team has been working with self-published authors since 2006, which has taught them a lot about the self-publishing process. This is their chance to share their knowledge with you. (Did we mention they love books?)

Beta Readers: Who They Are, What They Do, and Where to Find Them

You've completed your manuscript, now it's time to call in some beta readers! Here is are best tips and tricks for how to find beta readers for your book
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Pushing Through the Middle: Reviving Your Fiction Story

Have you been writing and writing only to find you've hit that mid-book wall? Check out our suggestions for reviving your fiction story!
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Learning How to Take Constructive Criticism

As writers, we are subjected to constructive criticism to improve our writing. One of our editors navigates how to take constructive criticism in a healthy manner.
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Books to Read for International Women's Day

Check out these reads from some awesome female authors for International Women's Day!
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Love & Letters: The Perfect Books for a Valentine’s Day Gift

In search of Valentine's Day gift ideas? Here's our favorite book picks, plus tips on how to write your very own love letter.
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Press Releases: Everything You Should Know

A professional press release writer breaks down how to best use a press release to promote your newly published book!
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How-To: Maximize Your Reach with Holiday Shoppers

Ready to reach those holiday shoppers? Here are some marketing tips that will ensure your book makes it on the "gift ideas" list, from Milly City Press!
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The 411 On the Re-Launch of Our Author Branding Bundle

We've revamped an old fave for 2018: our Author Branding Bundle. Here's why you shouldn't make a move toward a book launch without enlisting this go-to bundle!
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Writing Sprints: The Exercise Routine Your Writing Is Missing

Writing sprints (or word sprints) are the trendy new way to tackle your latest work or one of our writing prompts. Grab your pen or laptop and join in the fun!
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How-To: Use Social Media Effectively

4 keys to how self-published authors can use social media & social networks to build their fan base, from the marketing experts at Mill City Press.
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