22 min

Ep 39: Real Talk about Growing a Platform as an Aspiring Fiction Author (with tips!‪)‬ The Business of Christian Fiction

    • Entrepreneurship

Fed up with platform growth advice that doesn’t seem to apply to your world as a fiction writer (especially if you are unpublished)? Rachel shares what's really working against you (spoiler: it's not the algorithm) and tips for moving forward.  ***GET THE GIFTED + GUIDED PRAYER JOURNAL ✅CLICK HERE 👉https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

This video is NOT sponsored. Some product links are affiliate links which means if you buy something Rachel will receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. 

 

📒 Show Notes and Resources 📒

Topics covered in this episode:

Why building an online author platform is so hard as an unpublished author

What you are actually “selling” right now

What you don’t know about “Know, Like, and Trust” as a Fiction Author

What your reader’s REAL problem is

Two mindset shifts to make 



 ***GET THE GIFTED + GUIDED PRAYER JOURNAL ✅CLICK HERE 👉https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

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📱 Subscribe and Listen to the The Business of Christian Fiction Podcast HERE:

 

Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-business-of-christian-fiction/id1645870156

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7CPaxgmw479Q3r31NsdCQM?si=1c4916c3bd7e4f09

YouTube: https://youtube.com/@thebusinessofchristianfiction

 

Connect:

Facebook: https://facebook.com/thebusinessofchristianfiction

Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebusinessofchristianfiction

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This Video was Filmed & Edited Using:

 

Web Camera: Logitech for Creators StreamCam 

Amazon ➡️ https://amzn.to/3Cm0D02

 

Microphone: Audio-Technica ATR2100X

Amazon ➡️ https://amzn.to/3GCUrD5

 

Video Editing: Descript

Descript ➡️ https://www.descript.com?lmref=r1smdQ

 

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We’re on a mission to help 1,000 Christian fiction writers make both an impact and an income from their storytelling. 

 

⚡️FREE RESOURCES: Download FREE worksheets designed for fiction writers: https://rachelfahrenbach.com/resources

 

⚡️BOOK: Check out the Gifted + Guided Quarterly Prayer Journal for Entrepreneurs: https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

Connect with Rachel on Social Media

https://rachelfahrenbach.com

https://instagram.com/rachelfahrenbach

https://facebook.com/rachelfahrenbach

 

QUESTION — Who would you like to hear from on the podcast? 

 

About this video:

Welcome! Here on The Business of Christian Fiction podcast, we’re diving into what it takes to make an impact and an income as a Christian Fiction Writer. Each week, we talk about the creative process of writing a novel from the lens of business decisions and marketing strategies.

Fed up with platform growth advice that doesn’t seem to apply to your world as a fiction writer (especially if you are unpublished)? Rachel shares what's really working against you (spoiler: it's not the algorithm) and tips for moving forward.  ***GET THE GIFTED + GUIDED PRAYER JOURNAL ✅CLICK HERE 👉https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

This video is NOT sponsored. Some product links are affiliate links which means if you buy something Rachel will receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. 

 

📒 Show Notes and Resources 📒

Topics covered in this episode:

Why building an online author platform is so hard as an unpublished author

What you are actually “selling” right now

What you don’t know about “Know, Like, and Trust” as a Fiction Author

What your reader’s REAL problem is

Two mindset shifts to make 



 ***GET THE GIFTED + GUIDED PRAYER JOURNAL ✅CLICK HERE 👉https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

=============================

📱 Subscribe and Listen to the The Business of Christian Fiction Podcast HERE:

 

Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-business-of-christian-fiction/id1645870156

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7CPaxgmw479Q3r31NsdCQM?si=1c4916c3bd7e4f09

YouTube: https://youtube.com/@thebusinessofchristianfiction

 

Connect:

Facebook: https://facebook.com/thebusinessofchristianfiction

Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebusinessofchristianfiction

=============================

This Video was Filmed & Edited Using:

 

Web Camera: Logitech for Creators StreamCam 

Amazon ➡️ https://amzn.to/3Cm0D02

 

Microphone: Audio-Technica ATR2100X

Amazon ➡️ https://amzn.to/3GCUrD5

 

Video Editing: Descript

Descript ➡️ https://www.descript.com?lmref=r1smdQ

 

=============================

We’re on a mission to help 1,000 Christian fiction writers make both an impact and an income from their storytelling. 

 

⚡️FREE RESOURCES: Download FREE worksheets designed for fiction writers: https://rachelfahrenbach.com/resources

 

⚡️BOOK: Check out the Gifted + Guided Quarterly Prayer Journal for Entrepreneurs: https://amzn.to/48kMyOl

 

Connect with Rachel on Social Media

https://rachelfahrenbach.com

https://instagram.com/rachelfahrenbach

https://facebook.com/rachelfahrenbach

 

QUESTION — Who would you like to hear from on the podcast? 

 

About this video:

Welcome! Here on The Business of Christian Fiction podcast, we’re diving into what it takes to make an impact and an income as a Christian Fiction Writer. Each week, we talk about the creative process of writing a novel from the lens of business decisions and marketing strategies.

22 min