Episode # 21 – How to Create an Audiobook (and other extra book products!)

In Audiobooks, Business, Marketing, Websites by Simon Whistler3 Comments

In this weeks interview I talk to Mark Tufo about going far beyond books. We chat about what other opportunities an author can take advantage of to make more money from their writing. We look at bundles, audiobooks, movies, translations… and more.

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 21 – How to Create an Audiobook (and other extra book products!)

Episode # 17 – Marketing the Smart Way with Leeland Artra

In Business, Marketing, Marketing Tools, Social Media, Websites by Simon Whistler4 Comments

In this weeks interview I talk to Leeland Artra. We talk about his breakout success with the Goldren Threads trilogy. Later in the show we talk about marketing, and we go into some serious depth: measurements, ratios, affiliate tracking etc. It’s jam packed with info and is probably an interview you’ll need to listen to more than once to get …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 17 – Marketing the Smart Way with Leeland Artra

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 # 14 – Networking and Real World Events with Colin Taber

In Communities, Marketing, Networking, Real world, Series Writing by Simon WhistlerLeave a Comment

In this episode I talk to Australian author Colin Taber who is the author of the alternative history series the United States of Vinland. We talk about a lot in this one with a particular focus on the value of networking and attending real world events.

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 14 – Networking and Real World Events with Colin Taber

Episode # 13 – Business Plans for Authors with Denise Grover Swank

In Business, Full time writing, Marketing by Simon Whistler5 Comments

In this episode of the Rocking Self-Publishing podcast, I talk to Denise Grover Swank, New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author. It’s another value packed episode where we focus on the business side of being a self-published author. Denise shares how she created a business plan for her indie career, as well as how she built a loyal fan …

Simon WhistlerEpisode # 13 – Business Plans for Authors with Denise Grover Swank