The Alliance of Independent Authors is delighted to be sponsoring a fantastic FREE online conference for self-publishing indie authors in Feb 2013.
The conference, organised by our YA advisor SR Johannes, author of Untraceable, (known to friends as Shelli) and a small group of indie writers, is INDIE ReCon – Make Indie Publishing a Mission Possible. Modelled after “the awesome annual WriteOnCon, it is designed to help any writer or author who is curious about the ins and outs of Indie publishing,” says Shelli.
It will take place online on 12 – 14 February 2014.
“Indie ReCon is for people who may be curious about Indie publishing, but don't know where to start,” says Shelli. “As well as for the already a published Indie authors looking to boost sales or expand their reach.”
- pros and cons of Indie publishing
- essential aspects in creating a high-quality book
- successful online marketing
- expanding into International markets
And it's free.
Over 30 Guest Speakers and Presenters
IndieReCon will feature over 30 guests that include industry experts as well as some of the bestselling adult and young adult authors in the publishing industry today including: Bob Mayer, Hugh Howey, M. Leighton, and Samantha Young (just to name a few). Orna Ross, author of Blue Mercy (and others) and Director of The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) will be presenting a session on Breaking Into International Markets.
For three days, INDIE ReCon will highlight new topics every hour (sometimes every half hour) for eight hours a day which will include interviews, blog posts, vlogs, and live online chats. You'll receive advice from authors, bloggers, marketing partners, cover designers, editors, and more.
Tons of Giveaways
The organisers are also promising tons of giveaways which will include books as well as services like free book designs, free editing, book development services, marketing prizes, and more.
So you don’t forget, sign up now with your email and receive updates, news, and reminders as the conference gets closer.