The Heidi Thorne Show

Survey: Do Business Owners Make More Money from Self Publishing | Episode 78

March 12, 2019

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.

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Timestamp show notes (click timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:13 How many authors were business owners in 2018 Self Publishing Survey?

2:17 Did business ownership affect these authors' book sales?

3:23 Why do business owners want to self publish books?

5:59 Does a "business card" or "lead generation" book help build a business' sales?

7:17 Should you write and self publish a book for your content marketing?

10:18 New book, "Self Publishing to Make Money: What You Need to Know," made with Kindle Create

Can't wait to hear all the results from the 2018 Self Publishing Survey on the podcast? Get the full report on Amazon:

My new book that I mentioned in the podcast, Self Publishing to Make Money: What You Need to Know, is available on Amazon (print, eBook, and Audible audio book):