Is there a mysterious X factor that determines whether you'll make book sales as a self published author? I review some common factors that we've discussed in previous episodes, along with additional insight.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/WlMZOMXX9Lc

Full report on the 2018 Self Publishing Survey on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

 

Audio book recording is challenging! And one of the toughest things is reading what's actually on the page. I offer some tips for learning how to read your manuscript.

Video podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/AHyLln70Ofs

Get my How to Self Publish an Audio Book course on Udemy with a special podcast listener discount: https://www.udemy.com/how-to-self-publish-an-audio-book/?couponCode=PODCAST

Also, check out my audio books on Audible: https://www.audible.com/author/Heidi-Thorne/B005G8AXT4

 

Authors who are coaches, consultants, and small business owners often self publish to help promote their businesses. But do they make more money from self publishing than authors who are non-business owners? I discuss results from the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey in this episode.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/9DTxNwaFago

Can't wait to hear all the results from the 2018 Self Publishing Survey on the podcast? Get the full report on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

My new book that I mentioned in the podcast, Self Publishing to Make Money: What You Need to Know, is available on Amazon (print and eBook; audio edition coming soon): https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07NXW57RW

 

 

I took the new Kindle Create for Print feature for a test drive. It's still in Beta mode, but I'm impressed so far. While I explain things as best I can in the audio podcast, I'd really suggest that you check out the YouTube video so that you can see the results. Here's the link.

YouTube video of this podcast: https://youtu.be/LzU6x43r04A

And I'd strongly suggest getting my new book, Self Publishing to Make Money: What You Need to Know, to check the results for yourself in real life AND get some great information on self publishing. It's on Amazon in both eBook and print at https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07NXW57RW

(BTW, the audio book is coming soon to Audible.)

 

Logically, you would think that if you self publish more books, you should make more money, right? I share results from the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey on author income as it relates to number of books published.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/lQkVoqvi1LA

Full results of the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey are on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

 

Is age a factor in how much an author makes from self publishing? I share what the results of the 2018 Self Publishing Survey say about that.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/vMel3evm7-M

Get the full results of the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

 

Who makes more money? Nonfiction or fiction authors? I share results from my 2018 Self Publishing Survey, along with reasons why you don't want to be jumping genres.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/xi7GqRRGD1k

Can't wait to hear all the survey results on the podcast? Get the Thorne Self Publishing Survey 2018 Results and Analysis report on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

A surprising finding from the 2018 Self Publishing Survey was that many participating authors had not yet published. Hmm. So when can you legitimately call yourself an author? I answer in this episode.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4Vldj4-BR0w

Can't wait to hear all the results and analysis from the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey? Get the full report on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

You probably won't be surprised at what challenges self published authors! But there were some curious findings from the 2018 Self Publishing Survey.

Watch the podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/OCIyI6Bi2F8

Can't wait to get all the survey results from the podcast? Get the full 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey Results and Analysis report on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

With the often low book income that self published authors achieve, you have to wonder what motivates them to do it. Find out what drives authors to self publish in today's podcast which discusses author answers from the 2018 Thorne Self Publishing Survey.

Podcast video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/SexKA0zZLr8

Can't wait to hear all the results from the survey? Get the full report on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MH8T9YG

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