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Self-Publishing Costs on Amazon: Understanding the 6 Hidden Expenses

Self publishing costs on Amazon Self-publishing on Amazon is a popular way for authors to get their work out into the world without having to go through traditional publishing routes. The process of self-publishing on Amazon can be done through Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). This is Amazon’s platform for authors to publish and distribute theirContinue reading “Self-Publishing Costs on Amazon: Understanding the 6 Hidden Expenses”

Self publishing platforms: 7 you need to know

There are many self publishing platforms out there that allow people to publish their work. These platforms range from free to paid options. There are some great free options out there that don’t require any kind of registration or payment. Here are some of my favourites: Blurb A platform where you can create beautiful booksContinue reading “Self publishing platforms: 7 you need to know”

The Complete Guide to Amazon KDP and What Digital Marketers Need to Know

Introduction: What is Amazon KDP? Amazon KDP is a publishing platform that enables authors to publish their books in digital form. Amazon KDP first launched in 2007 as an e-book publishing platform for the Amazon Kindle. Authors can upload their manuscript and cover to the site, as well as set a price for the book.Continue reading “The Complete Guide to Amazon KDP and What Digital Marketers Need to Know”

Indie Publishing: 5 self-publishing mistakes not to make

Introduction to Indie Publishing Indie publishing has become a huge part of the book world in the last few years. But what is Indie Publishing? And what mistakes should you avoid if you want to publish your book this way? This article will reveal all that and more. Whilst giving you some top tips onContinue reading “Indie Publishing: 5 self-publishing mistakes not to make”

Story Origin: A comprehensive marketing platform for Authors?

I often get asked by frustrated authors “How do I build my Author platform and my email list?” This is no mean feat and such a hugely overlooked part of marketing books. Too many authors simplistically think by throwing up a webpage and adding a link to their social media profiles it’s enough to sellContinue reading “Story Origin: A comprehensive marketing platform for Authors?”

5 amazing book promotion ideas for self publishing authors

Book Promotion ideas: An Introduction Writing a book can seem like the difficult part until you realise you’re going to have to market your book to get it in front of the right readers. The task can seem overwhelming at first, especially to the less business minded writers. Don’t panic though, try these fantastic bookContinue reading “5 amazing book promotion ideas for self publishing authors”

How to promote a book on social media

You’ve poured your heart and soul into writing the best book you could possibly have written. But, to make it all worthwhile you could do with selling a few. The best advice you’ve received is to promote your book on social media. So here it is, the definitive article on how to promote a bookContinue reading “How to promote a book on social media”

Email Marketing: 5 reasons to utilise this strategy

In the digital world Email is a comparative dinosaur, having been invented 50 years ago this year. It still however remains a powerhouse of the modern digital age and will not be disappearing anytime soon. If you want to build an amazing community and monetise your assets then Email Marketing should be front and centreContinue reading “Email Marketing: 5 reasons to utilise this strategy”

Amazon Ads for Authors: 6 Ways To Make Yours Explosive

Amazon ads for Authors Intro It’s no secret that in order to sell lots of books you have a great marketing plan. In this article I’m going to focus Amazon Ads for Authors. If you haven’t done them before, take a big breath, they are really easy to set up. Making them profitable though isContinue reading “Amazon Ads for Authors: 6 Ways To Make Yours Explosive”

Instagram Marketing Strategy: How to avoid the 7 deadly pitfalls

Over the last few years the growth of Instagram has been tremendous. It has become a highly engaging visual platform with vast amounts of features and potential. As an author, if you get your Instagram marketing strategy correct you can connect with unlimited amounts of readers and forge long lasting friendships. In this article I’mContinue reading “Instagram Marketing Strategy: How to avoid the 7 deadly pitfalls”

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