Tag: Marketing Tip Monday

Five Tips to Beat the Self-Publishing Summer Sales Slump

Five Tips to Beat the Self-Publishing Summer Sales Slump

First of all, is the summer sales slump a real thing? I hear authors say it’s a myth all the time so I guess it depends on who you talk to. People who don’t need this advice will probably say no. They have great sales all summer. I’ve had a couple of great summers myself. I think this one will be pretty good as well. But I take my own advice in this blog post. I have things set up […]

Posted June 20, 2016 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 1 Comment
Marketing Tip Monday Seven Self-Publishing Mistakes I Made That You Might Want to Make Too

Marketing Tip Monday Seven Self-Publishing Mistakes I Made That You Might Want to Make Too

Well, yes. We all make mistakes. I make a lot of them, and usually I’m a cynic in the best of times, but honestly, my mistakes have made me what I am today. So I’m going to share them with you and see if you might want to make the same mistakes I did. There is no such thing as failure if you learn something new. And by the way… BRAND NEW web design! Check out the whole site if […]

Posted June 7, 2016 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 3 Comments
Marketing Tip Monday – Tip #3 – How I Got “Discovered” in 5 Easy Steps

Marketing Tip Monday – Tip #3 – How I Got “Discovered” in 5 Easy Steps

Discoverability is the new self-publishing buzzword these days. “You have to be discovered” is the siren song for Indies. Some authors maintain that Amazon Kindle Unlimited (KU) is the answer, some authors maintain going wide and selling on all platforms is the answer, some authors want to scam their way up the charts with formatting tricks, some authors try and trick potential readers into thinking they are the next “Big Thing” by purchasing fake “Social Proof”. All of it works. […]

Marketing Tip Monday – Tip #1 – Building Your Facebook Fan Page

Marketing Tip Monday – Tip #1 – Building Your Facebook Fan Page

I’ve been thinking about making some kind of author marketing course. I just bought this killer fucking course authoring software for my other business (I make online courses for homeschoolers) and this program is the fucking shit for making online courses. (Storyline 2 if anyone is interested.) So I figured I’d try and put one together before the end of the year, but in the meantime, I’d start making content by blogging. Now these blog posts will not be in […]

Posted January 11, 2016 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 0 Comments