Boosting Author Confidence

Boosting Author Confidence

Confidence

Confidence

 

Boosting author confidence can be challenging. This is especially so when you want to become a self-published author.

Imposter syndrome

The self-publishing industry demands resilience, self-promotion, and a thick skin. Many authors grapple with imposter syndrome. This is a common phenomenon because you want to be accepted and you want to feel safe, you want to belong and not feel rejected.

The gremlins of fear, doubt and shame bombard you with negative self-talk:

“You haven’t got what it takes!”

“You’re hopeless!”

“You can’t write!”

“Everyone else writes better!”

This can result in becoming a perfectionist, a procrastinator, or suffering writing paralysis. You feel the need to please people. You experience feelings of self-doubt, inadequacy, and fear of even being exposed as a fraud.

To thrive and succeed in the competitive world of writing and self-publishing you must overcome these feelings of not being good enough or lacking in self-worth.

Belief and confidence

Believing in your abilities as a writer and self-publisher is crucial for success in the competitive world of publishing.

Confidence in your craft fuels motivation, perseverance, and creativity. It empowers you to push through challenges, rejection, and self-doubt. When you trust in your skills, you can navigate the ups and downs of the writing and publishing process with resilience and determination.

Embracing your unique voice, honing your skills, and believing in the value of your work, you can bring your writing to life, connect with readers, and carve out your path in the literary world.

Strategies

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Here are five (5) key strategies to boost your confidence as an author and self-publisher.

1. Focus on your value

The first is to build your confidence as a self-published author by focusing on the value of your work and the passion that drives your creative endeavours. Recognise that your unique voice, perspective, and writing abilities have intrinsic worth and deserve to be shared with the world.

2. Celebrate achievements

Celebrate your achievements, no matter how small, and acknowledge the dedication and effort you have put into honing your craft.

3. Cultivate a support network

Cultivate a supportive network of fellow writers, mentors, coaches, and industry professionals who can provide encouragement, feedback, and guidance. Engaging with like-minded individuals can help combat feelings of isolation, connect you with valuable resources and opportunities, and offer a sense of solidarity in the face of common challenges.

4. Set realistic goals

Setting realistic goals, celebrating milestones, and acknowledging your progress along the way can help boost your confidence and motivation as a self-published author. Remember that growth is a gradual process, and each step forward, no matter how small, contributes to your development as a writer.

5. Believe in your abilities

Ultimately, building confidence as a self-published author requires self-awareness, perseverance, and a belief in your abilities. Embrace your unique voice, trust in your creative vision, and continue to push past self-imposed limitations to unlock your full potential as a writer.

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ChatGPT For Authors

ChatGPT For Authors

ChatGPT for authors

 

ChatGPT for authors is an exciting development in Artificial Intelligence(AI). Non-fiction authors, for example, can leverage ChatGPT in a variety of ways to enhance their writing process, improve productivity, and ensure accuracy.

Here are six (6) practical applications:

1. Research Assistance

ChatGPT can significantly streamline the research phase. Authors can ask ChatGPT about specific topics, historical events, or scientific concepts to gather basic information quickly. 

This can save hours spent scouring through articles, books, and databases. Additionally, ChatGPT can help identify reputable sources and suggest further reading materials, ensuring authors have a comprehensive understanding of their subject matter.

2. Idea Generation and Outlining

When developing a new book, non-fiction authors often face the challenge of organising their thoughts and structuring their content. ChatGPT can assist by generating outlines based on initial concepts or themes provided by the author. 

It can propose chapter titles, section headings, and even bullet points of key topics to cover, helping authors to create a cohesive structure from the outset.

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3. Drafting and Writing

ChatGPT can provide a starting point for drafting your manuscript. It can generate paragraphs based on prompts given by the author.

 This can be especially useful for overcoming writer’s block or when needing to fill in gaps within a manuscript. Authors can instruct ChatGPT to write in a specific tone or style, ensuring the generated content aligns with their voice.

4. Fact-Checking and Accuracy

Accuracy is paramount in non-fiction writing. Authors can use ChatGPT to verify facts and figures, cross-reference data, and ensure the information presented is correct. While ChatGPT should not be the sole source of verification, it serves as a valuable tool for initial fact-checking and identifying potential inaccuracies.

5. Editing and Refinement

ChatGPT can assist in the editing phase by suggesting improvements in sentence structure, grammar, and clarity. Authors can input sections of their work and receive feedback on how to enhance readability and coherence. Additionally, ChatGPT can help identify redundancies or overly complex passages, making the text more accessible to readers.

ChatGPT for authors

6. Engagement and Interaction

Finally, ChatGPT can help authors engage with their audience. Authors can use ChatGPT to draft social media posts, newsletters, or discussion prompts related to their book’s content. This helps in building a community around their work and maintaining reader interest.

By integrating ChatGPT into their workflow, non-fiction authors can enhance their efficiency, ensure accuracy, and produce well-structured, engaging content.

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Top Marketing Hacks for Indie Authors

Top Marketing Hacks for Indie Authors

Marketing Hacks For Indie Authors

In today’s crowded literary landscape, self-published authors face a dual challenge. They have to craft compelling stories and effectively market their work to stand out in a sea of content. Here are eight (8) top marketing hacks for Indie authors.

1. Author brand

Building a strong author brand is essential for self-published authors. They have to connect with readers, establish their credibility, and ultimately drive book sales. There are key marketing strategies that help self-published authors build their brand and reach their target audience.

2. Define brand identity

Before diving into marketing tactics, authors need to take the time to define their brand identity. Consider what sets them apart as a writer, their unique voice, themes, and the audience they want to reach.

Brand identity should be reflected in all aspects of their marketing efforts, from their website design to their social media posts.

3. Establish an online presence

A professional author website serves as an online hub and is essential for showcasing books, sharing author updates, and engaging with readers. Ensure the website is user-friendly, visually appealing, and optimised for search engines to increase discoverability.

4. Leverage Social Media

Marketing Hacks For Indie Authors

Social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn offer valuable opportunities to connect with readers, share content, and build relationships. Choose platforms where a target audience is most active and consistently engage with followers. Do this by sharing behind-the-scenes glimpses, book recommendations, and engaging content related to their writing journey.

5. Grow an email list

Email marketing remains one of the most effective ways to nurture relationships with readers and drive book sales. Offer incentives such as exclusive content, discounts, or giveaways to encourage readers to subscribe to the email list.

6. Content Marketing

Create valuable content that resonates with the target audience and which positions the author as an authority in their genre or niche. This could include blog posts, articles, guest contributions, or podcast appearances. Authors should share their expertise, insights, and storytelling skills to attract and engage readers.

7. Collaborate with influencers

Partnering with influencers, book bloggers, or fellow authors in a genre can help expand the reach and introduce the books to new audiences. Offer review copies, participate in blog tours, or host joint events to leverage their platforms and credibility.

8. Engage with reader communities

Marketing Hacks For Indie Authors

Join online forums, book clubs, and reader communities relevant to the genre to connect with passionate readers and participate in discussions. Engage authentically, share recommendations, and offer insights into the writing process to foster genuine connections.

By implementing these marketing strategies and consistently nurturing their author brand, self-published writers can enhance their visibility, attract loyal readers, stand out from the crowd and achieve long-term success in the competitive world of publishing.

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Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing

Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing

 

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The ever-evolving landscape of the publishing industry presents a dilemma. You need to consider which path is right for you? Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing.

The dilemma is whether to pursue traditional publishing avenues or opt for the increasingly popular route of self-publishing.

Both paths offer distinct advantages and challenges, and understanding the nuances of each can help authors make informed decisions aligned with their goals and aspirations.

Traditional publishing

Traditional publishing, long considered the gold standard in the industry, involves partnering with a publishing house to bring a book to market.

This route typically begins with securing a literary agent who pitches the manuscript to publishers on behalf of the author. If accepted, the publisher handles editing, design, printing, distribution, and marketing of the book.

One of the key benefits of traditional publishing is the potential for wider distribution and access to established distribution channels, such as bookstores and libraries. Additionally, the credibility and validation associated with being traditionally published can open doors to media coverage and literary awards.

Challenges

However, traditional publishing comes with its own set of challenges. Securing a literary agent and getting a publishing deal can be a lengthy and competitive process, often characterised by numerous rejections.

self-publishing

Authors also relinquish a degree of creative control and may receive lower royalties compared to self-publishing. Moreover, the traditional publishing timeline can be lengthy, with books often taking one to two years or more to reach shelves.

Self-publishing

On the other hand, self-publishing empowers authors to take control of the entire publishing process, from writing and editing to design, distribution, and marketing. This route offers greater creative freedom and faster time to market, allowing authors to publish their work on their terms.

Advances in technology and the proliferation of self-publishing platforms have democratised the industry, enabling authors to reach global audiences with minimal upfront costs.

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Self-publishing also offers the potential for higher royalties, with authors retaining a larger share of their book’s earnings. Additionally, authors have the flexibility to experiment with pricing, promotions, and distribution channels to optimise sales.

However, self-publishing requires authors to wear multiple hats, including those of writer, editor, marketer, and entrepreneur.

Self-publishing success often hinges on authors’ ability to promote their work and build a loyal readership effectively.

Resolving the dilemma

Ultimately, the decision between traditional publishing and self-publishing depends on individual goals, preferences, and resources.

Authors seeking the prestige and support of a traditional publisher may find this route appealing, while those prioritising creative control and autonomy may opt for self-publishing.

Whichever path authors choose, embracing the opportunities and challenges of the publishing journey can lead to fulfilling literary achievements.

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Self-Published Authors Beware

Self-Published Authors Beware

 

 

In today’s rapidly evolving publishing landscape, self-publishing has emerged as a viable avenue for aspiring authors to share their stories with the world. But self-published authors beware.

While the writing process itself may be a solitary occupation, the journey to marketing your book to find readers requires a strategic approach.

Despite the freedom and flexibility that the self-publishing industry affords marketing is the author’s responsibility.

Let’s delve into some proven marketing strategies tailored specifically for self-published authors.

1. Social Media Engagement

social media

Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Tik Tok offer valuable opportunities for self-published authors to connect with potential readers. By sharing engaging content related to your book, such as snippets, behind-the-scenes insights, or personal anecdotes, you can build a loyal following.

Engage with your audience by responding to comments, participating in relevant conversations, and fostering a sense of community around your writing.

2. Building an Author Platform

Establishing a robust online presence is essential for self-published authors. Create a professional author website where readers can learn more about you and your work.

Regularly update your blog with compelling, value packed content that relates to your genre or writing process. Additionally, consider guest blogging on popular literary websites to expand your reach and credibility within the writing community.

3. Promotional Campaigns

Running targeted promotional campaigns can help boost visibility and sales of your book. If you join Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) Select there are promotional tools such as Kindle Countdown Deals and Free Book Promotions. You can utilise these features strategically to attract new readers and garner reviews.

Collaborate with book bloggers, and online influencers to reach niche audiences and generate buzz around your book launch. Consider becoming a Bookstagrammer— an Instagram user who features a collection of artistically composed photos and reviews of books.

 4. Reviews

Positive reviews play a crucial role in building credibility and driving sales for self-published authors. Encourage readers to leave reviews by including a call-to-action at the end of your book or on your author website.

Offer Advance Reader Copies (ARCs) to readers, book reviewers, bloggers, and book clubs in exchange for honest feedback. Engage with reviewers respectfully, whether the feedback is positive or constructive, and use it to refine your future writing endeavors.

5. Leveraging Email Marketing

 

email marketingBuilding an email list is a powerful way to nurture relationships with your readers and keep them informed about your latest releases and promotions.

Offer incentives such as exclusive content, sneak peeks, or discounts to entice readers to subscribe to your mailing list. Segment your email list based on reader preferences and engagement levels to deliver personalized content that resonates with your audience.

In conclusion, effective marketing is essential for self-published authors to stand out in a crowded marketplace and connect with their target audience. By leveraging social media, building an author platform, running promotional campaigns, seeking reviews, and leveraging email marketing, self-published authors can expand their reach and achieve success in the competitive world of publishing.

Remember, patience, perseverance, and authenticity are key as you navigate the exciting journey of sharing your stories with the world.

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Self-Publishing Success

Self-Publishing Success

Are you an aspiring author with a story to share or expertise to impart, but unsure of how to navigate the complex world of self-publishing? Look no further for your pathway to self-publishing success.

My comprehensive suite of courses is designed to equip you with the knowledge, confidence, and tools you need to bring your book to life and achieve success as an independent author.

Guide to Self-Publishing on Amazon

Guide To Self-Publishing on Amazon

Feeling daunted by the idea of self-publishing your masterpiece on Amazon? Fear not!

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Guide to Self-Publishing on IngramSpark

Guide To Self-Publishing on IngramSpark

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you looking for a cost-effective and efficient way to publish your book globally? This Guide to Self-Publishing on IngramSpark has got you covered. Whether you’re a first-time author or an experienced writer, this home study program gives you the tools and resources you need to publish with confidence. Join thousands of authors who have leveraged the power of IngramSpark’s distribution network to reach readers worldwide.

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The Self-Publishing Genius 

Self-Publishing Genius

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you ready to take your self-publishing journey to the next level? My flagship program, the Self-Publishing Genius, is designed for authors who want to become masters of their destiny.

With 8 modules and over 90 video lessons, this premium course offers hand-held, personalised guidance and support every step of the way. From concept to publication, become the CEO of your own self-publishing house and turn your dream of becoming a successful author into reality. 

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Self-Publishing Tips

Self-Publishing Tips

 

Roadmap for Successful Self-Publishing

 

Are you a budding author with a story to share or expertise to impart? Do you need some self-publishing tips?

The world of self-publishing has opened up unprecedented opportunities, and Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) platform is at the forefront of this revolution. 

However, self-publishing success is not something that happens overnight. it requires careful planning, dedication, and a strategic approach.

In this post, we’ll explore some tips to help you prepare for a successful self-publishing journey with Amazon’s KDP.

Start Now

The first step in your self-publishing journey is to stop dilly-dallying around. Make a decision and start now. Start today, not tomorrow.

Set a schedule and stick to it. You may still be drafting your manuscript. You might be fine-tuning the final details of your book.

Taking that first step is crucial. The sooner you start, the closer you are to realising your dream of becoming a published author.

Embrace AI Technology

 

Artificial intelligence

Amazon’s KDP operates in a digital landscape. It’s essential then to be computer-literate.

Familiarise yourself with the KDP platform. Understand that your manuscript will need formatting. Realise, too, that there are digital tools available to enhance your book.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has transformed the book industry.  Whether you like it or not the transformation of the book industry helps authors on their self-publishing journey.

Developments are fast. This speed propels the publishing industry to a whole new level.

Validate Your Idea

Before diving deep into self-publishing, validate your book idea. You want to sell your book, don’t you?

Check if there are other books similar to yours in the market. Analyze their success and identify what makes your book unique.

A thorough understanding of your niche and target audience is key to standing out in a crowded market.

Get a Fresh Perspective

Give your book a fresh perspective. Consider what unique angle or approach you can bring to the table. A different perspective will help your book stand out from its competitors.

Specialise in a Niche

Don’t try to cater for a broad audience. Focus on one or two specific niches. Building a brand around your niche will help you establish yourself as an authority, making it easier to connect with your target readers.

Invest

Investing in your self-publishing venture is a crucial step. Consider tools like Publisher Rocket to optimise your book’s visibility.

In addition, outsourcing tasks like designing your book’s cover to professionals ensures a polished and attractive end product.

Learn as You Go

Become A Self-Published Author

Don’t wait to acquire all the knowledge before taking action. Be proactive and learn as you go.

The self-publishing landscape is dynamic, and hands-on experience is invaluable. Adapt and refine your strategy based on real-time feedback and data.

Invest in Coaching

Find a coach or mentor who can guide you through the complexities of self-publishing. Enrol in courses that provide insights into successful book launches, marketing strategies, and the intricacies of Amazon’s KDP platform.

In conclusion, self-publishing with Amazon’s KDP is an exciting and rewarding journey, but success requires meticulous planning and continuous learning.

By following these tips, you’ll be well-prepared to navigate the self-publishing landscape and turn your authorial dreams into reality.

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The Book Industry Transformed

The Book Industry Transformed

 

Artificial Intelligence

The book industry transformed, and a profound and fast evolution all thanks to Artificial Intelligence (AI). Whether you like it or not the transformation of the book industry is now facilitating book production and assisting authors on their self-publishing journey.

Developments are happening fast. The entire book industry is being revolutionised, and this speed is propelling the publishing industry to a whole new level.

Artificial intelligence is remodelling content creation and publication. While AI-generated books may not yet rival the masterpieces crafted by seasoned human authors, they exemplify the capacity of AI to assist in the creative process, producing unique written pieces.

The integration of Artificial Intelligence in the book industry is undeniable.

AI tools

Artificial Intelligence tools extend to editing and proofreading, offering assistance in preparing manuscripts for platforms like Amazon and IngramSpark. The Grammarly software ensures error-free and reader-friendly content. It enhances overall writing quality by identifying grammar, spelling, and sentence structure issues.

Marketing

ChatGPT

Beyond editing, AI contributes to research and marketing efforts. Programs like Chat GPT analyse consumer behaviour and preference data, assisting authors in tailoring marketing strategies to effectively reach their target audience. 

AI-generated marketing content, derived from loading manuscripts into tools like Chat GPT, allows authors to request articles or receive lists of topic ideas to promote their books.

Translation capabilities

AI-powered content generation tools analyse extensive text data and can craft coherent sentences and paragraphs to compose whole books. Authors seeking multilingual publications benefit from AI’s translation capabilities, facilitating the transformation of works into different languages.

AI doesn’t stop at textual elements; it plays a role in recommending books to readers based on their interests and reading history, expanding an author’s reach and increasing work visibility.

Artwork

AI-generated art work

Artists also find a companion in AI. It’s now possible to create AI-generated artwork so that authors can produce artwork to illustrate their books. 

Video tools like Opus Clip leverage AI to repurpose lengthy videos into engaging reels with a simple click, adding a dynamic element to book promotion.

In summary, Artificial intelligence is revolutionising the way books are created and published. It’s making things easier and more efficient for authors to produce high-quality content and marketing content that can reach a global audience. 

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Keep Your KDP Account Safe

Keep Your KDP Account Safe

 

Oftentimes I hear of authors having their Amazon KDP accounts suspended or banned. This is a serious problem which can fill any author with dread and if it happens to you it can be devastating. Keep your KDP account safe and abide by the rules.

You don’t want to fall into the trap of having your account suspended or terminated, do you?

Positive customer experience

positive customer experience

Your goal is to create a positive customer experience. Ensure your book content doesn’t mislead customers.

When KDP suspends an account they may have identified a possible violation of Amazon’s terms of service. 

Suspension and termination

According to Kindlepreneur a suspension is far less serious than a termination. With a suspension, there is a good chance that the author’s account can be reinstated.  

How do you know if you have a problem? You will find out when you try to log into your account, or else you will receive an email from KDP.

Tips for keeping your account safe

Here are 9 tips on how to keep your account safe so let’s look at some common reasons for getting your account suspended or terminated.

1. Duplicate content

Duplicate content.  This often happens with no or low-content books such as puzzle books, colouring books, and line journals. Non-fiction books can have a problem if the content consists of PLR or royalty-free content. 

Also, it can apply to templates. If you use the same template over and over again you will need to modify it, change it, and make it unique.

When republishing a book there is a proper process for doing this.  Usually, you would need to significantly change the content of the book.  Simply unpublishing and then republishing the exact same book is against KDP’s Terms and Conditions so it’s a good idea to chat with KDP Support and seek advice on how best to do this.

2. Plagiarism and violation of copyright

 

copyrightYou cannot use someone’s intellectual property without acknowledging the source; you need to create original material. Obviously, it is not only against Amazon’s policies, but it is also illegal to use another person’s copyrighted material in your work. This includes copyrighted images, text, images of public figures without their permission, etc.

3. Keyword stuffing

Be wary of keyword stuffing. This is when you put many keywords separated by commas into a title or sub-title.  The end result is a title that looks messy and cumbersome.

4. Multiple accounts 

Having multiple accounts under one entity is a “No, No”. This means you cannot have multiple accounts as an individual.

5. Ripping off a successful book

If attempting to model a book on a successful book be careful. A design could be too similar, a title could be too close to an existing one like  Rich Father Poor Father (from Rich Dad Poor Dad), or making your author name a slight variation of someone famous like Steven King (Stephen King).

6. Metadata manipulation

An example of metadata manipulation is putting your book into irrelevant categories to get a Best Seller Badge.

7. Reviews

There is an accepted method for getting customer reviews so if you do things like organising fake reviews this can get you into trouble.

8. Trademark violations 

Trademark violations are something to avoid. Don’t use names like Disney, or Pokemon and if in doubt check for Trademarks.   

Do your best to abide by Amazon’s Terms and Conditions and keep your account safe. A word of advice: avoid putting all your eggs into one basket. Diversify your publishing efforts so if something adverse happens and you can no longer publish on Amazon publish and market your books on other platforms such as IngramSpark.

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Avoid Self-Publishing Scams

Avoid Self-Publishing Scams

Self-publishing is a marvellous way to share your writing with the world and maintain creative control over what you write. But avoid self-publishing scams and don’t get conned.

Victims

 

New and inexperienced authors are the victims.  Sometimes they are at the mercy of an exploitative vanity publisher which is a publishing house where authors pay to have a book published.

Some of these companies prey on authors who are desperate to publish. They will publish anything for anyone who pays them. There are no editorial or creative standards.

They publish for an exorbitant fee and they do everything that an author could arrange themselves — editing, cover design, formatting and then publishing on an online platform. Many will even control the royalties.

First-time authors often take this path. They understand very little about the publishing process.

The problem is new authors don’t want to spend time learning and doing it themselves; they can’t be bothered to learn the publishing process.

Become knowledgeable

Avoid being conned

To avoid getting conned aspiring authors need to become knowledgeable about the self-publishing industry. There’s a clear distinction between vanity publishing and getting legitimate self-publishing help.

Authors who want to self-publish need to understand the self-publishing process, learn the common pitfalls, and become knowledgeable about legitimate platforms such as Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) or IngramSpark.   

By staying informed, doing their research, and exercising caution, first-time authors can avoid falling victim to scams or to being conned.

Self-publishing is a business, and like any other enterprise, it requires diligence and awareness to protect your interests.

DIY

Self-publishing doesn’t mean doing everything yourself. With the concept of outsourcing tasks you cannot do yourself or tasks you don’t know how to do, can be farmed out to those who do know.

You can hire professional editors, cover designers, typesetters and any other services you may need. This work can be done inexpensively without breaking the bank. 

Free Service

For those who want to dip their toes into the water, I offer a free service in my Facebook group Fast Self-Publishing Online. Here you can explore self-publishing for free with tips, ideas, free weekly training and other activities.

Membership Program

The next level up is the How To Become a Self-Published Author a membership site which leverages the exploding trend of doing things your own way with a home study program. It helps you to kickstart your writing and self-publishing career.

It’s available at the heavily discounted price of just $47 a month. So you can check out the program to see if it suits the first month is free.

This “lite” program consists of short, online lessons drip-fed over 28 weeks. You are guided along the self-publishing pathway and you are helped to take those first steps to assist with self-publishing your book.

You will learn the fundamentals for self-publishing on Amazon and be set up with a foundation for your career as a self-publisher.

Premium program

The Self-Publishing Genius is my premium program consisting of  8 modules with more than 70 video lessons. This is designed for those who want to manage the entire publishing process themselves and who want to dive deep into self-publishing.

In addition, you have your hand held with personal step-by-step guidance to help you navigate your way through the cyberspace maze of book publishing and move forward to becoming the CEO of your own self-publishing house. 

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