Episode # 65 – Starting a Self-Publishing Career with David Gaughran

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David Gaughran is the author of two very popular books on self-publishing, Let’s Get Digital and Let’s Get Visible. He is also runs a very popular blog in the space. This week I sit down with him in person to talk about what has changed in self-publishing in the last few years. David has recently updated his popular book, Let’s Get Digital so that it is up to date with the current market. It’s a great read, packed with essential information for the newly self-published. Show notes @ rspcast.com/david

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Episode # 64 – Writing in Genres That SELL (and those that don’t!)

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In this week’s RSP I talk to Mimi Strong, bestselling author, who has sold over 500,000 books. Mimi started off writing young adult fiction, but when those sales declined, got into “naughty billionaire fiction” on a dare, which lead to massive success. We talk about why hopping genres works from a creative and business perspective! Show notes at rspcast.com/mimi.

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Episode # 63 – Quadruple your Amazon Sales and Keep Your Readers

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For this week’s RSP I have the pleasure of talking to Nick Stephenson. The author of the Leopold Blake books, and most recently, Supercharge Your Kindle Sales. Nick has recently tweaked some parts of his books to quadruple his sales, we talk about how he did that. We also chat about reader retention through effective newsletters, and why you shouldn’t pay too much mind to the authors who are really crushing it. Show notes: rspcast.com/nick.

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Episode # 62 – How to Sell More Books on Kobo

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Mark Leslie Lefebvre is an author and also the director of self-publishing relations at Kobo. Every author I seem to talk to loves Kobo, but struggles to get traction on the platform. In this interview I talk to the man in the know, to find out how you can do better with Kobo.

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Episode # 61 – Bucket Lists, Health, and Selling 250k Books with Mel Sherratt

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Mel is a British hybrid author who has had an on and off relationship with writing for her entire life. Today she is the enormously successful author of many fiction books in many genres. We talk about why despite selling 250k books she wanted a traditional deal, what you can do to make sure you don’t neglect your health while writing, and a whole lot else. This is a interview that is sure to inspire!

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