Launch Differently and Learn (My Experiment with Crowdfunding)

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Launch Yourself Podcast in iTunes | Stitcher It’s been over three months since I launched my first (and, at least for a while, last) crowdfunding campaign. In November 2013, I launched this Indiegogo campaign to raise money for the forthcoming DIY Writing Co-op team publishing program, offering pre-registration to our E-Pub courses as perks. The […]

Self-Promotion Sucks! (but it doesn’t have to)

Mark another bestseller down in the books! Hungry Entrepreneurs is totally rocking my world with their generous tribe and general support for entrepreneurs bravely teetering between launch and bankruptcy. And this week, for the second time this summer, I get to say, they’re rocking the Amazon bestseller list with their — ahem, our — latest release! […]

How I Published and Launched My Latest Ebook for Under $150

Around the time I set forth on my journey to publishing A Writer’s Bucket List, I came across this comprehensive post on the cost of self-publishing by Duolit — a great overview! But it scared me The list is long. Was I doomed to an inferior product because I had nothing to invest upfront? DIY Writers on my email […]

My Super-Secret Weapon for Awesome Book Promotion

I have a super-awesome secret weapon for book promotion up my sleeve, and it has made a world of difference to my success as an indie author. I wish I could share it with you guys, spread the love, give you this awesome weapon for your own arsenal, but I’m afraid I can’t do that. […]

Covering All the Angles During eBook Launch Week

OMG. You. Rock. This has already been a whirlwind of a Launch Week, and we’re just over halfway through! I’m so excited by the response to A Writer’s Bucket List — thank you! Sales are exceeding my expectations, and people are coming out of the woodwork to share their thoughts and help spread the word. I’m […]