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Expert Interview: Nathan Meunier, author of the Indie Author Success Series

Expert Interview: Nathan Meunier, author of the Indie Author Success Series

Name: Nathan Meunier Book Titles:  My two (most relevant to the Nonfiction Writers Conference) Indie Author Success Series books: 1) Write Short Kindle Books: A Self-Publishing Manifesto for Non-Fiction Authors 2) Simple Self-Publishing Success Strategies: How to Sell More Books and Build Your Audience And I’ve also published 6 other books for freelancers and writers. […]

How to Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook on Amazon, and Why it’s a Good Idea

How to Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook on Amazon, and Why it’s a Good Idea

Amazon has a feature called “Give as a Gift” which you can use to send someone a Kindle ebook via email. For authors, this can be quite useful for book promotion purposes. When you drive more sales to your Kindle edition by giving it as a gift, the rank for your book’s sales page will […]

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

If you’re a professional speaker, instructor, or lecturer, writing a book can lend credibility, raise interest in and awareness of your brand, and promote further speaking opportunities. Here are some easy ways to leverage your book. 1. Create Bundles Sell books at the back of the room at your speaking engagements. But don’t stop there. […]

Book Promotion Strategy: Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook

Book Promotion Strategy: Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook

Amazon has a feature called “Give as a Gift,” which you can use to send someone a Kindle book via email. For authors, this can be a handy way to promote your book. Though it initially may not sound like a good idea to give away the book you’re working so hard to sell, think […]

Promote Your Book: Host Your Own Ebook Giveaway (Without Amazon KDP)

Promote Your Book: Host Your Own Ebook Giveaway (Without Amazon KDP)

Marketing my books and my personal brand online has had a tremendous impact on my career as an author. Even if you’re not tech savvy, you can still learn how to promote your books and find opportunities online. It’s not as difficult as you might think! One successful method I’ve used for book promotion is […]

Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription E-book Services Really Mean for Indie Authors?

Publishing Round Up Series: What do Subscription E-book Services Really Mean for Indie Authors?

I recently read these two posts (Post 1 and Post 2) by Mark Coker over at Smashwords discussing the relatively new business model of ebook subscription services being pioneered by Oyster and Scribd.  The basic idea is that subscribers pay a fixed monthly fee to access an unlimited number of ebooks. This article analyzes these […]

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5 Ways to Get Your Book More Visibility on Amazon

5 Ways to Get Your Book More Visibility on Amazon

With Amazon being one of the most popular places for readers to buy books, just having your book available on Amazon doesn’t mean readers will find it or make a decision to buy. Here are some simple ways to get more eyes on your book in the jungle of Amazon—most of which you can perform […]