Yes, it’s Indie Author Fringe online conference time again, brought to you in association with The Alliance of Independent Authors. Our second event of the year is Fringe to New York’s BookExpo (formerly known as BookExpo America), and will feature 24-hours of round-the-clock sessions for authors with an independent mindset, all over the world.
Self-publishing Author Advice about book production and distribution of audio, ebooks and print books
Beginning in the last half of 2016, many indie authors reported sharp declines in their Amazon sales. Some wonder if a global slump in sales could be to blame, while others point to the rise of Amazon’s imprints as a possible cause. More than a possible cause: I’ve heard authors express absolute certainty that Amazon […]
4 top tips gained from Amazon’s Marketing Academy – valuable information for any indie author
6 smart ways to use Goodreads to network with readers and authors and promote your self-published books
How indie fantasy author Ron Vitale made some surprising discoveries about his readers using Google analytics
Stress needn’t be inevitable in the lot of an indie author – seasoned self-publisher Dave Sivers explains his stress avoidance tips.
Endorsement quotes on book covers: do you use them? Should you? How do you get them? ALLi authors discuss…
While he was at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2016 reporting for ALLi’s Indie Author Fringe, ALLi Technical Manager David Penny arranged to meet with Marco Croella of StreetLib so he could discuss his alternative service to distribution companies such as Smashwords and Draft2Digital. Due to unforseen circumstances (and David standing in the wrong place) […]
Easy ways to turn your ebooks into .epubs following top tips for ALLi author members
Each month Orna Ross and Joanna Penn join forces to bring you The Self-Publishing Salon, and live online broadcast where they discuss what’s going on in the publishing industry, and provide an update on the latest tools and techniques that are helping them achieve their writing and publishing goals.