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Quick, actionable tips to help you sell more books.

Quick, actionable tips to help you sell more books.

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United Kingdom

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Quick, actionable tips to help you sell more books.

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English


Episodes

Overcoming Adversity, with Stacy Juba

9/12/2020
How can you stop life getting in the way of your writing? Is it possible to overcome adversity to prevent it from taking a backseat? Stacy Juba is a writer who faced rejection at an young age, had to get through a family illness and dealt with all the usual life situations that often prevents an author from doing what they love to do best - writing. In this episode, she gives us her strategies on how to streamline for a busy life and that sometimes it's okay to take a little time off. She...

Duration:00:17:50

Writing Through Depression, with Natalie Roberts

8/22/2020
Why are writers so prone to depression? And why are depressives often more creatively minded than other people? Could social media be ruining your mental health? Natalie Roberts is a writer who's lived with depression for most of her life. She knows the power of writing and has studied the effects writing has on depressives — and that depressives have on writing. In this honest and frank episode, she tells us why many of us might not realise our mental health is being affected by the way...

Duration:00:17:45

How Amazon tried to mess up my book launch... and failed

8/5/2020
On this week's special episode of the Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:18:50

Vanity publishers and why you should avoid them

7/29/2020
On this Indie Author Mindset Special Episode I discuss:The importance of maintaining all ownership of your books To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author...

Duration:00:12:33

Paperback quality, Kobo Plus and an Apple warning!

7/22/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:Here is the link for help with uploading to Apple Books https://help.vellum.pub/title-info/apple-books-version/ To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the...

Duration:00:17:10

VAT reduction, avoiding vanity publishers and going direct

7/15/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:15:29

Advertising, audio and long-term strategy

7/8/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:Here is the link to Jane Friedman's article on Marathons, Sprints and Pounces https://www.janefriedman.com/marathons-sprints-and-pounces-3-tiered-approach-to-book-launches/ To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to...

Duration:00:18:55

Audiobooks, vanity publishers and the future for indies

7/1/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:18:59

The one where I whinge for 15 minutes

6/24/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:This is why I don't record podcasts on Monday mornings. To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author...

Duration:00:15:55

Libraries, trad-pub meltdowns and why page counts mean nothing

6/10/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:17:51

The Anatomy of Prose, with Sacha Black

6/3/2020
In this week's exclusive guest interview episode of The Indie Author Mindset Podcast, I speak to Sacha Black, the author of The Anatomy of Prose. We cover:Sacha has also kindly provided an exclusive 7-page resource pack, only for Indie Author Mindset Patreon members. Patreon members can find it in their dashboard now.To get that resource pack and help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely...

Duration:00:17:38

BookBub Audio Ads, ebook piracy and Kobo Plus

5/27/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:17:09

Free ISBNs, Amazon Prime Reading and book pricing

5/20/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:15:52

Paperback distribution, reader behaviour and Apples Books news

5/13/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:13:06

Episode 21 - David Mark

5/6/2020
David Mark is an international and award-winning bestseller whose books have been optioned for TV and seen huge success. Then, in 2019, his publisher decided to drop him. He's since decided to join the dark side and go indie, but that's not the only dark side involved. When he's not battling publishers, David has to deal with his own mental health battles. In this exclusive interview, he opens up about the publishing industry and his strategies for writers dealing with dark days. To help...

Duration:00:22:15

Barnes & Noble's troubles, D2D to the rescue and Amazon's huge surprise

4/29/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: You'll also be pleased to hear the Ninja Tip is back! This time, the ninja makes sure you're aware of the Quality Issues Dashboard in KDP — and how incredibly important it is. To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to...

Duration:00:14:36

Amazon Affiliates, sales reporting and IngramSpark

4/22/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss:To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:18:07

Facebook Ads, Amazon paperbacks and Chirp for audio

4/15/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:16:17

Why co-writing could change your career — with Steven Moore

4/8/2020
On today's guest interview special, I speak to Steven Moore about co-writing. Steven tells us how to start co-authoring books, how it could change your career and what pitfalls and potential problems you need to look out for. To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to...

Duration:00:18:04

Advertising, co-writing and increased sales

4/2/2020
On this week's Indie Author Mindset Podcast I discuss: To help support the show by becoming a patron, please head over to https://www.patreon.com/indieauthormindset. Your ongoing support is hugely appreciated. Don’t forget you can claim 50% off any Indie Author Mindset course by going to http://courses.indieauthormindset.com and entering the promo code PODCAST at the checkout. For more great tips and guidance, join the Indie Author Mindset group on Facebook:...

Duration:00:14:59