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17 Steps to Earn Your First $1,000 with Self-Publishing

Self-publishing often can be a frustrating business.You hear about the success stories from some authors, but the books that you write seem to languish in obscurity.In fact, you might be spending more money on your books than you’re bringing in.Fortunately, there is a simple process you can follow to get the ball rolling with your […]

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ASP 74: Does Size Matter? How to Find the Right Length for Your Book

“Good things come in small packages.”  – Proverbs In this episode, Steve and Barrie answer a popular question among self-published authors: What the “right” book length? Steve reveals his word count sweet spot and how tracking book sales helps him determine what book length to aim for. What You’ll Learn in this Episode: How to […]

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ASP 73: How to Create Profitable BookBub Ads

“When it comes to promoting your book, BookBub.com is the Holy Grail.” – Steve Scott Steve and Barrie talk about BookBub, the massive platform that self-published authors can use to promote books. Steve shares his passion for BookBub and how he uses the platform to sell more books, get more exposure and increase his affiliate […]

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ASP 72: Damon Courtney on Book Funnel and Advance Review Copies

“It’s a dangerous thing, putting your thoughts out there. You step into the river of words, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no telling where you might be swept off to.” – J.R.R. Tolkien Damon Courtney is a self-published fantasy author. He is the creator of BookFunnel, a great tool that helps […]

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ASP 71: Should You Be a Controversial Author?

“I am not afraid that the book will be controversial, I’m afraid it will not be controversial.” – Flannery O’Connor It’s important for authors to take a strong stance to build a strong and loyal audience. But topics like politics and religion elicit very strong reactions from people. Barrie and Steve talk about being a […]

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ASP 70: Jesse Lakes on Creating Dynamic Book Links with Geniuslink

What gets measured, gets managed. – Peter Drucker Steve and Barrie talk with Jesse Lakes from GeniusLinks and discuss how the tool can help authors determine what works for book-based businesses and sell more books. Questions Answered in this Episode: What is Genius Links and how can it help authors sell more books? What is […]

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