[Guest Post 001] World Building: Everybody’s got to live somewhere, right? With Alida Winternheimer

In Editing, Guest Blog by Simon Whistler3 Comments

Today I am delighted to usher in a brand new element of Rocking Self-Publishing. Guest posts. In case you missed me bringing these up on the podcast last Thursday, I’m doing this so that RSP can provide really in depth information on a specific element of writing, and the business around books. Today’s post is by Alida Winternheimer.

Simon Whistler[Guest Post 001] World Building: Everybody’s got to live somewhere, right? With Alida Winternheimer

Episode # 44 – Increasing Your Inventory and Outlets with Michael Rank (and how to become a writer!)

In Book Covers, Business, Editing by Julius S5 Comments

Michael is doing a PhD in Ottoman history and is living in Turkey, he was working a part time job teaching English, trading hours for dollars and wanted to move away from that and create a product that people would purchase. We talk about how to become a writer even if you have little practical experience of writing books before …

Julius SEpisode # 44 – Increasing Your Inventory and Outlets with Michael Rank (and how to become a writer!)

Episode # 38 – How a Street Team can be Great for Book Marketing

In Editing, Networking, Social Media, Street teams, Uncategorized by Julius S23 Comments

Victoria Danann is an award winning novelist and author of the Order of the Black Swan. I talk to her about her rather unique planning process and just how she manages to bring such depth to her characters (something her reviewers constantly praise her for). We also talk in depth about book marketing and street teams and the value of …

Julius SEpisode # 38 – How a Street Team can be Great for Book Marketing

Episode # 15 – The Most Effective eBook Marketing Options with Kevin Leigh

In Editing, Launching, Marketing, Mindset, Social Media, Websites by Simon Whistler14 Comments

Digital marketing is important for authors and Kevin is the digital marketing director for a 1,500 employee company. While a new author he knows what he is doing when it comes to branding yourself and your book online. In the second half of the show we also talk about how to create and launch a book if you are on …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 15 – The Most Effective eBook Marketing Options with Kevin Leigh

Episode # 12 – Effective Editing with Harry Dewulf

In Editing by Simon Whistler10 Comments

In this episode I talk to editor Harry Dewulf about the different types of editing available to indie authors. The episode should clarify what is meant by the huge number of terms out there referring to the different types of editing. In addition to that we chat about the editing process, what authors can expect, and what authors should ask …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 12 – Effective Editing with Harry Dewulf