With a slight change to the format, this week, on ALLi’s Self-Publishing Advice Blog, we bring you the highlights of the last seven days.
Our news editor Dan Holloway brings us the latest indie news, including a new self-publishing prize, where ebook sales are on the rise, the latest announcement from Audiobook Creation Exchange, where Amazon Kindle Unlimited loopholes and the hot topic from Book Expo.
Sarah Banham presents a case study on How to be a Writer in Residence – And Why It’s Worthwhile. This interesting article explains what a Writer in Residence is and how it could be beneficial to indie authors.
And of course, it was our second Indie Author Fringe event of the year in line with Book Expo (formerly Book Expo America). 24 hours of non-stop presentations with this event focusing on Selling your Book. 25 must-see presentations including How to Cost Your Book to Sell Worldwide, 10 Book Marketing Steps to a Bestselling Book, Tactics used by Authors Earning over $5k per Month, The Fundamentals of Facebook & Amazon Ads, and How To Create A Stunning Media Kit For You and Your Book, amongst many other equally beneficial presentations specifically for indie authors. Check them all out here.