Our monthly Ask ALLi broadcasts are an ideal way to keep learning about being an indie author and the skills you need to acquire to become a successful self-publisher. Each month, Orna Ross, ALLi Director, invites a special guest into the indie author hot seat to answer ALLi Members’ self-publishing questions. This month’s special guest […]
Self-publishing Author Advice about reaching readers, author platform, discoverability, book marketing and book promotion
For indie authors of children’s books: valuable insight into how children’s books are bought, from Mumsnet, via Karen Inglis
Can’t decide which cover to use for your next self-published book? Read this case study of how Stephen Oram used a survey to choose.
A crystal-clear post explaining how Amazon Marketplace can sell copies of your books at different prices – by Barb Drozdowich
How to make your own luck when marketing books – three ALLi authors share inspiring ideas for book marketing
Why indie authors should consider hardbacks for special events or marketing promotions – and how to produce them effectively and affordably
In a month when we’re sharing lots of partnership ideas for authors, here’s a great case study of a zero-budget book launch shared by two authors
Setting up new book marketing plans for the new year? Check out these top tips on timing from ALLi authors and partner members.
Whether selling books from your website, or offering free content for mailing list signups, marketing psychology can be a useful tool in the indie author’s toolbox. During the redesign of a friend’s website, we pondered how to lay out the books on her sales page for maximum sales. She also wanted to offer a choice […]
Jay Artale our ALLi communications manager has put together a roundup of our Ask ALLi and Indie Author Fringe podcasts, and coaxes us to take time for ourselves over the festive season to listen and be inspired.