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After spending a significant amount of time learning the tricks of the Amazon self-publishing trade, you may feel as though you’ve gone as far as you want to go. After all, it can take a long while to truly understand how KDP works and how to get sales up from a trickle to a deluge. […]Continue reading
At this point you’re likely used to trying to get your books reviewed on Amazon. Perhaps you have a list of bloggers or you’ve created a special email list for people who will automatically get review copies of your latest books. Regardless of what you’re doing to get reviews, it’s important that you request reviews […]Continue reading
iBooks is renewing its commitment to indie authors. With Nook Press on the decline, iBooks is well-positioned to take over is solid number two spot for many self-published authors. While the platform is not without its drawbacks, namely the difficulty to publish directly from PCs, iBooks provides several key ways to earn more money […]Continue reading
ACX is by far and away the leader in self-published audiobooks; we wouldn’t have done an entire series on the platform if it weren’t. That being said, there are some instances in which you might want to consider going a different route. While ACX recently opened its doors to British self-published authors, there are still […]Continue reading
Here’s where we get to the good part. Once you’ve gone through the entire audition and production process, and if you have your marketing plan set up for success, you’ll start to see some purchases come in. Unlike Amazon’s KDP dashboard, you can’t track your sales in real time. When you get your monthly royalty […]Continue reading
Once you’ve chosen your audiobook narrator, you may feel as though your side of the work is done. After all, you’ve done your part and now the narrator has to do his, right? While you won’t have to sit beside your narrator as he spends over a dozen hours reading, correcting, and mixing, it’s in […]Continue reading