Is it still worth doing KDP free promotion days if your books are in KDP Select? Indie author and director of Heddon Publishing thinks it is – and offers her top tips on how to make the most of this continuing book promotion opportunity.
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It may be counter-intuitive, but helping to promote other authors may be better for your books than promoting your own, says ALLi Partner Laurence O’Bryan, founder of BooksGoSocial, in this thought-provoking and philosophical Opinion piece.
Wondering what landing pages are and whether your author website needs them? Read Jay Lemming’s concise and practical introduction to help you maximise their impact on your website.
Wondering how to sell more books? Read how US fantasy author Karen Myers sold more books in the first two weeks of 2018 than the whole of 2015, by stopping writing for a year in order to improve her marketing skills
Still measuring your marketing and promotion only in terms of sales results? Ben Cameron’s piece about also valuing opportunity created by media campaigns (and other activities) may make you reconsider.
An enticing menu of 26 must-read posts about book marketing for indie authors to inspire and inform your new year marketing plan.
Wondering what to include in your book marketing plan for 2018? Here’s a useful checklist of some of the best marketing posts by successful indie authors around the world, as featured on the ALLi Author Advice blog in 2017.
Inspiring case study of how one indie author has set up a lit fest specialising in her genre – find out how she did it and get inspiration for one of your own!
Do you write for children and young adults? Need ways to reach both young readers and parents who hold the pursestrings? Zoe Sadler offers top tips on using book festivals for this.
This is the self-publishing advice blog, written by members of the Alliance of Independent Authors. We cover the seven processes of publishing – editorial, design, production, distribution, marketing, promotion and licensing publishing rights – here week on week, together with writing advice and how to run an indie author business.