In this week’s AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing, Host Dr. Judith Briles reveals the power of using and implementing a crowdfunding campaign for your book—or any project that is in your wheelhouse. Only 35% of publishing-related campaigns. You will get tips on how to be in the minority!
Crowdfunding stats for 2021. Some are eye-opening.
Crowdfunding moneys can be used to print your book.
Crowdfunding moneys can be used to push out a marketing and publicity campaign.
Crowdfunding moneys …
When it comes to websites, it’s time to ask critical questions.
Does your website stand out … or is it limping along?
Does it represent your brand and branding … or is it a hodgepodge of your past?
Is it vibrant and fresh … or is it stale and tired in its look?
Does it match up with what is expected in the layout of websites … or is it a treasure hunt?
Answers to fixes and how to soar …
Joining host Judith Briles is Marilyn Van Derbur, winner of Writers Digest Best Self-Published Book Award, author of the international bestseller Miss America By Day that revealed her betrayal and sexual assault at the age of 5 until she was 18. Self-publishing at 65 after turning down NY publishers, it was her first book, and only book, that is used in universities internationally, and has changed the lives of millions. A film on her life, …
Have you ever thought about using your expertise to create a virtual trade show?
Discover how two authors have taken their knowhow and created virtual tradeshows seeded by their knowledge on what to write and speak on; partner with vendors that pay for virtual space and meet their customers; and never have to get in a car or plane to host it.
Did you know …
Engagement is higher: 30% of people are more likely to speak to …
Have you ever wonder why so many authors fail or never get passed selling 100 books. Developmental Editor and Ghostwriter Dan Janal joins AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast and host Judith Briles for a fast and fun hour.
when to get a ghostwriter
how to work with a developmental editor
why short books are more effective—and preferred
how to avoid the “digital dust” of a book graveyard
5 reasons why authors fail and how to avoid them
And, of …
The author’s brand begins to emerge the day she or he starts writing. It morphs. It evolves.
In this episode of the AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast, host Dr. Judith Briles invites artist, designer, and branding expert Peggy Sands to the mic.
What is a brand and why it’s essential for an author to have one.
What does branding do for you?
Where should you start when branding yourself?
Memorable and simple always wins.
Why it pays off to get …
Author and Vision expert Dr. Lynn Hellerstein joins host Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd, for an insightful episode on AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast.
It’s all about vision and using visualization to soar your author success:
increase your author success quotient
use tips to unblock writer’s block
expanding your creativity
eliminate author burnouts that can spiral out of control
reduce anxiety created by author overwhelm
3 Tips to gain clarity, courage, and confidence as an author
All that and much more on …
Joining book publishing expert Dr. Judith Briles in this episode of the AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast is the Webinar Guru, Dr. Jaclyn Kostner.
The focus: graphics secrets to make eye-popping PowerPoint slides.
You will get:
The secret sauce and tool to make great slides.
How to tap into “brain appeal” when in front of an audience.
3 ways to attract all parts of a participant’s brain in any speech.
How to morph boring slides in minutes.
How to turn a …
Truthiness: the Media can support an author’s book and make a difference in book sales. And of course, promotion. In this episode of AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing, Judith Briles reveals HOW to become the ultimate media guest… and get booked on a show.
Host Dr. Judith Briles will show you how to:
· contact and pitch to a producer.
· create questions to be asked and why you should.
· take control back when a host asks dumb questions or goes on …
This may be a ”gotcha” question for you: Do you have protection for your website?
Odds are, you don’t.
Dr. Judith Briles, host of the AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast has a “MUST” listen to podcast. It’s a come-to Website Chat Time with Judith asking the questions and telling you exactly what you need to know.
It’s an “oh-oh” author time. And yes, it deals with your website.
Are you really protected?
Do you know where all your website …