How To Grow Your Author Business On A Budget

Today we jump into a subject that will benefit both fiction and nonfiction authors: growing your author business on a budget. This is an enlightening topic for serious writers that are not independently wealthy, or come from rich families that can serve as a patron to an author’s artistic endeavors. We delve into the author’s

What To Need To Know BEFORE You Publish

During this episode of Author Platform Rocket, Jonny Andrews discussions the crucial steps that need to be taken prior to publishing or self-publishing a book in both the fiction and non-fiction arenas. Jonny provides the cold and honest truths that many first-time authors may feel afraid to hear – but should take heed to in

FaceBook Live for Authors: How To Even If You’re An Introvert

Today, we talk about the benefits of  Facebook Live for marketing your books. Though it may feel awkward to engage candidly with your audience, a live video results in a much greater chance of engagement with your readers. And to sell your books, you NEED that connection. Tune-in to learn tips and tricks to make

How To Build Your Review Team

Today, we talk about page conversion optimizers which increase the likelihood of getting better sales, particularly in regards to book reviews. Craig, from Hiddengems, provides some great insights on this topic as Hiddengems sole purpose is to help you attain those coveted reviews. Craig breaks down three approaches you can employ to attain reviews and

How To Have Your Audience Build Your Backend For You

Today, we discuss the importance of sending across the right message to your target audience. It is of the utmost importance to be specific about whom you are targeting. Online advertising has made micro-targeting possible. You learn the value of testing your ads on platforms such as Facebook Ads in order to determine whether your

Media Buying For Authors: How To Do It And What To Avoid

Today, we discuss a platform development technique called “media buying”, meaning buying traffic to help grow your audience.  This technique allows you to leverage the traffic of powerful influencers in similar spaces to help you grow your own following. While implementing this strategy, it is critical that you test your creative using advertising and analysis

Master Amazon Ads With The Master: Brian Meeks (AMS Marketing Series Part II)

Today, Brian Meeks, THE AMS expert, provides some great tips on what to do and what NOT to do while marketing your books via Amazon ads. He shares about the MOST common mistakes authors make and how to turn them around. As the author of Mastering Amazon Ads: An Author’s Guide, listeners get firsthand advice

Effective Author SEO & Discounts On Discovery Sites With Vinny O’Hare

Today, Vinny from Awesome Gang shares some great SEO tips and tricks to optimize your website. Vinny shares his own experience building discovery sites and outlines everything he’s learned about SEO and building a site along the way. A big proponent of affiliate marketing, Vinny also gives listeners the ins and outs of affiliate links

Vital Tricks To Hiring A Personal Assistant

Hiring an excellent personal assistant is a natural step for authors who want to take their business to the next level. As you grow your team, it is important that you develop into an effective leader yourself by working on your communication, your organization skills, and by defining KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) to get those

The Ultimate Author Bootstrapping Method For Rapid Profitability

Click The Green Arrow To Play Fighting for visibility in channels of influence, such as blogs or podcasts, is an incredibly effective way to connect with your target audience and attain those must-needed leads. HOW you attain this visibility and the CHANNELS you need to be aiming for is what will be discussed in today’s