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What Successful Self-Publishers Do Well

Some months ago, ALLi worked with Dr Alison Baverstock on her most recent investigations into self-publishing, the findings from which will be published soon. Here she gives us a sneak peek at what the research revealed about indie authors. What I found [in my research] was in direct contrast to previously widely held assumptions about […]

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Debbie, Self Publishing Advisor

Ambitious Plans In Place for ALLi Blog

Having published an astonishing 157 posts in its first year, the ALLi Self-Publishing Advice blog is gaining a reputation as THE essential reference point for indie authors the world over. Developing and maintaining a blog on this scale is a big job, and to grow it further will require more manpower – and that’s where […]

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Audrey Niffenegger, Keynote Speaker at Writing In A Digital Age Conference

Writing In A Digital Age

As the literary events and conference season kicks off, one London conference stands our from the rest. Writing in a Digital Age was launched last year by The Literary Consultancy (TLC) and it was notably inclusive in its approach, perhaps because TLC founder and Director, Rebecca Swift, also happens to be ALLi’s Literature Advisor. “Our […]

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Indie Authors. Join Us At London Book Fair 2013

Our launch at London Book Fair last year featured a panel of four superb self-publishing authors. Established success Linda Gillard; surprise breakthrough author, John A Logan; experimental literary scribe Dan Holloway; and former NY Times bestseller-turned-indie, Joni Rodgers, who flew in from the US for the event, all spoke to Sam Missingham of The Bookseller Magazine, addressing the question: ‘How I Went Indie And Why’. It was all very […]

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Cracking Kobo: Free Self-Publishing Event for Indie Authors

Join us on Wednesday at 4pm EST (9pm GMT) for an online Alliance of Independent Authors event with Mark Lefebre, Director of Self-Publishing & Author Relations at Kobo. Mark will be talking about Kobo policies and possibilities for self-publishers, specifically how to use Kobo’s self-publishing platform, Kobo Writing Life, to sell e-books in almost 200 countries. Here’s Mark’s […]

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January 2013 Newsletter

The latest ALLi newsletter has details of the Alliance’s upcoming publications and campaigns, including our “Open Up To Indies” Campaign. Watch out booksellers, reviewers, literary festivals and prizes: we’re on the way! Also lots of member news, some great books to read and a peek behind the scenes at ALLi. Alliance of Independent Authors Newsletter […]

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