ASP 79: 5 Lessons Learned from #1 Overall Paid Book on Amazon

Lessons Learned from #1 Overall Paid Book on Amazon

“The harder I work, the more luck I have.”  – Thomas Jefferson Barrie’s book sold 2,900 copies in a 12-hour span. How did it happen?  Amazon randomly sends out push notifications on IOS and Android phones to promote books.  You CAN’T plan for these things OR even apply. It just happens if they think your … Read more

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.boo 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 … Read more

ASP 53: Hal Elrod on Turning Your Book into a Massive Community

“When you live your life in alignment with a purpose that is centered on selflessly adding value for others, opportunities become abundant and your life becomes fulfilled.” – Hal Elrod “Hal Elrod died at age 20. After being hit head-on by a drunk driver at 70 mph, he died for 6 minutes, broke 11 bones, … Read more

How to Launch a #1 Best-Selling Book — The 5-Day Plan That Works

Book launches can be frustrating.

You dedicate a few weeks—even months—to writing the book. Then you spend a week or so promoting it. Finally, when the dust settles, you’re “rewarded” with a handful of daily sales.

But here’s the interesting thing…

Book launches aren’t that complicated
In fact, here at Authority.pub, we use a minimalist approach to launch our books. This is a strategy that adheres to the “80/20 rule” where we focus on the strategies that get results and ignore everything else.

With that in mind, in this post, I will detail the exact, day-by-day launch plan that generated 2,000 sales for our latest book in five days and was firmly positioned on the #1 spot in two top-level categories on Amazon.

But I have to warn you — it’s a strategy that requires long-term thinking and a dedication to building an actual business.

The good news? It’s also a strategy that can be easily repeated by any author who is dedicated to writing good books and building a loyal group of readers.

Let’s get to it!

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