Shipping comics using Media Mail

There seems to be some misinformation going around about whether it’s legal to ship comics using the Media Mail service of the U.S. Postal Service. Since this misunderstanding this could cost you hundreds of dollars, let’s get it straightened out […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Banking on success

One of the smartest things you can do as your webcomic starts to transition from hobby to business is to establish a new bank account for your burgeoning venture. Keeping comics finances separate from your household income has several benefits. […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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24-Hour Comics Day

24-Hour Comics Day is in a couple weeks — October 2nd, to be exact. Here’s what you need to know…

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Reader retention

Let’s face it. One of the biggest hurdles in growing a webcomic is reader retention. That’s why I want to encourage you to set aside time this month to develop (or improve) three different ways to introduce your comic to […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab Ep 195 — Kickstarter… What’s working and whatR...

Today’s show is brought to you by Wacom — makers of the powerful, professional, portable Wacom One!  This week, we’ve devoted the entire show to Kickstarter — what’s working, what’s not, and how you can improve your campaign! Questions asked and topics covered… Kickstarter […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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You’re wasting money on advertising

Unless you have a granular knowledge of advertising, demographics and a whole lot more, you’re probably wasting money on “plug-and-play” advertising like Google Ads and paid promotion on social-media. Here’s why…

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E-mail newsletters… everything old is new again

Substack has been garnering a fair amount of attention by spearheading a new crowdfunding platform for creators. It has many people looking at email outreach for the first time. (And more than a few of us a dusting off newsletter […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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