The Heidi Thorne Show

What is the X Factor for Making Self Published Book Sales? | Episode 80

March 19, 2019

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.

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

0:42 Factors that could impact self published book sales

3:19 This is the X factor that determines your book sales

3:30 How your niche market impacts your book sales

4:43 How to determine size of your niche market

7:44 Don't blame yourself for low book sales

8:44 Competition for your book is huge

9:44 A key factor in making book sales

Full report on the 2018 Self Publishing Survey on Amazon: