So you’re considering whether to make your own cover DIY style, or hire a professional to do it for you. Either way, you don’t want to be caught dead making these mistakes. Your cover is the most important part of your book marketing. Everything else will fall apart if you don’t get this right. People […]Read full article.
Before we begin, you might be wondering, who the hell is this chic and how what does she know about branding?!? So I’ll get the intro’ out of the way so we can get down to business… My name is Kelly Servis and I’m the owner of Alchemic Creations, an intuitive brand strategy and soul-infused […]Read full article.
The hardest part about launching and marketing a book is the timing associated with getting everything synced up and ready to go on launch day. I’ll show you why this isn’t as hard as you might think. Yes! It’s possible to get the big four versions of your book live on launch day. The big […]Read full article.
Today we’re going to show you two simple ways to make your Amazon page stand out. In a crowded marketplace you want to ensure you’re doing everything you can to make your sales page pop because someone else will be aiming to do it better. Worse, your potential customer clicked away, didn’t buy, which hurts […]Read full article.
How to Get Book Reviews: The Ultimate Manifesto In this blog post we will detail how to approach getting quality honest reviews for your book, and legitimately—in ways that won’t risk getting your Amazon account suspended. In this article you’ll learn: How to get Amazon book reviews How to get blogs to review your book […]Read full article.
Book Formatting: Can I really do it myself or should I hire a professional? Book formatting can be an afterthought when preparing to publish, but it shouldn’t be. Why is it so important? Because you want to cast the right impression when you publish a book. Do you want to look like an amateur or […]Read full article.
I know what you’re thinking… you’ll just create your own book cover and save time, money and energy, right? Wrong. Don’t do it. Here’s why: For 99% of authors out there, this just isn’t realistic. At least not if you want to actually sell your book. Sure, you can create a book cover yourself, but […]Read full article.
Audiobook production can feel like learning a foreign language. You’re either pumping out an audiobook every time you publish (as some indie authors like S.J. Scott do) or maybe you haven’t incorporated them as part of your overall book marketing strategy yet, because you’re unsure of the process and whether it’s worth the cost and […]Read full article.
How to Become an Audiobook Narrator Who Gets Paid Highlights from the video: Rob recommends starting somewhere and whetting your chops How do I become an audiobook narrator? I’d like to get into the industry- any advice? Top 100 Public Domain Books via Project Gutenberg: https://www.gutenberg.org/browse/scor… Audible Creation Exchange (ACX) Submission Guidelines: http://www.acx.com/help/acx-audio-sub… How to Create an […]Read full article.
Use Lead Magnets Like a Boss: How 10 Best Selling Authors Grow Their Email List with Calls to Action (CTA’s) Recently on our blog we shared that building a platform is the #1 reason to write a book. But how do you actually build a platform with your book? Lead magnets. Lead magnets are essential […]Read full article.