A few months ago I wrote a post detailing the results of an experiment to remove a single pen name from Kindle Unlimited. The preliminary results of that experiment showed that I was actually making more money on Amazon. Not to mention all the added income I could have by publishing those books wide on other […]
I’ve been all in on Kindle Unlimited since the very beginning. Truth be told, I’ve been afraid to leave it. What if KU is giving me additional exposure I wouldn’t have otherwise? What if I leave, my rank tanks, and I can never recover? What if most of Amazon’s readers refuse to buy books because […]
To celebrate our recent move to booksprout.co, I’ve put together a HUGE bundle of the best author software. Luckily for you, I don’t want it and I’m giving it away!
If you’re a new author, you’re probably looking at the bestselling books in your genre and noticing a lot of reviews that say something along the lines of “I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.” Then, you probably wonder where the author found so many readers willing to do […]
Newsletter swaps seem to be all the rage these days with self-publishers. They can help both authors reach a new audience without costing either of them a dime. What is a newsletter swap? A newsletter swap can happen between two authors of the same genre. They both agree that in their next email blast they’ll […]
Bundling a series or set of related books can boost profits for an author. It’s a common business strategy for digital products to come bundled at a slightly lower price than had a user bought everything individually. Booksprout uses it by discounting yearly subscription fees, and many authors have started applying this practice to their […]