The Daily Port of Call: October 2, 2014

 Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find what pin connections have to do with your novel, how to make more money on Kindle, and how to make your own video book trailer.

“A pin connection is a fastener between two structural steel elements, which in airports often are tubes.” Find out what pin connections have to do with your novel.

Check out the eight fundamental steps to becoming a professional writer.

You can make more money on Kindle by reducing the size of your .mobi file.

Learn how to make your own video book trailer.

“When the members of a club are reading your book, or have to turn down an engagement because book club is scheduled that night, others are intrigued.” Discover how to appeal to book clubs.

Print books aren’t dying, but dedicated e-readers may have a limited lifespan.