Crowdfunding 101 – Tips and Strategies

Throughout the month of June, AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing Host Dr. Judith Briles will be the solo voice on a variety of topics. This week’s is about the power of using and implementing a crowdfunding campaign for your book—or any project that is in your wheelhouse.

  • Crowdfunding moneys can be used to print your book.
  • Crowdfunding moneys can be used to push out a marketing and publicity campaign.
  • Crowdfunding moneys can be used to spin o# a screenplay.
  • Crowdfunding moneys can be used to seed your next project.
  • Crowdfunding can build buzz for your, your expertise, your book.

Crowdfunding is work—don’t kid yourself. It will take some time and definitely, energy. You will need to sprinkle in your creativity to bring the spark that becomes a magnet to attract crowdfunding participants you have no previous connection to.

Your listening takeaways include:

  • The Who, Where, Why, Why, and When of your campaign.
  • What the essential components of every campaign must include.
  • The secret sauces that every campaign must have. Judith’s cheat sheet for success. And, of course, much more.

Tune in for lots of ideas and how-to tactics via the AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast. Since its inception, over 7,000,000 listeners have downloaded various shows for practical publishing and book marketing guidance. Join me and become a regular subscriber.


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Dr. Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. She empowers authors and works directly with authors who want to be seriously successful and has been writing about and conducting workshops on publishing since the ’80s. Judith is the author of 37 books including Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms, Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers, and How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech. Her personal memoir When God Says NO-Revealing the YES When Adversity and Loss Are Present is a #1 bestseller on Amazon. Collectively, her books have earned over 45 book awards. Judith speaks throughout the year at publishing conferences. 

Throughout the year, she holds Judith Briles Book Unplugged experiences: Publishing, Speaking, Marketing, and Social Media. All are two-day intensive limited to a small group of authors who want to be seriously successful. Join Judith live for the “AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing” podcast on the Toginet Radio Network HERE

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