We were joined by bestselling author Nick Stephenson who chatted with us about how he grew his mailing list that was getting a couple of people subscribing a week, and the changes he made to get many more readers subscribing each day. We also asked him about his use of meta data and how that significantly increased his Amazon visibility and sales.
Heather Hart, our guest in this episode, shares some really basic tips on what authors should be doing to market their books, whether you are a fiction author or a nonfiction author, and why that doesn’t even really matter because marketing is marketing.
In this episode, we were joined by bestselling author Shelley Hitz. We discussed various methods authors can use to get reviews, some methods of getting reviews you should stay away from, how to handle bad reviews, and some other great book marketing tips!
We interviewed bestselling author Alana Terry, who discusses blog tours and her experience with them. She shares how she has done them in the past, how she does a blog tour now, and some tips and tricks for those authors looking to do their own blog tour!
Marketing, Publishing, The Author Hangout, Writing
In this episode, we were joined by Sean Platt from Sterling & Stone. He has several books in fiction and nonfiction, and he is always pushing the boundaries, trying new things. Most importantly, he is a workhorse, and is publishing several books a year and maintaining a high star rating! He talks about how he makes that possible, his thoughts on topics such as book pricing, marketing strategies, and treating your books as a business.
In this episode, we look at some great book marketing strategies that authors are using, how to use various social media accounts, and the type of marketing plan you should have, with out guest Shari Stauch.
Welcome to the 12th episode of The Author Hangout, our interview series and podcast designed to help authors, especially self-published and indie authors, with marketing their books and improving their author platform. Authors struggle with various aspects of marketing and we are here to help! “We were able to find that, every day that we’ve […]
The Author Hangout is back! After a great first season, we took the summer off to look back at the good parts and the parts that needed improvement from Season 1. Then we brainstormed and now we’re back with some great ideas, amazing interviews, and more book marketing tips and advice for you!
In this episode, we were joined by previous guests, Jason Wiser, Tara Meyer-Robson, Cristin Harber, Kathy Meis, Randy Ingermanson, and Tim Grahl! We had a great panel discussion to help you with your book marketing!
Selling books can be hard. Luckily, there are proven steps you can take to start to generate sales, which leads to more sales, which leads to more exposure and more sales. We were joined by CJ Lyons, a bestselling author who has sold over a million books. We discussed marketing tips for new authors, why it is important to start writing the next book, and questions every author should be asking themselves.