Interviews with top-selling authors about how to market and sell more books. Learn more at http://www.authormarketinginstitute.com
How To Dominate Your Market and Build A Business Around a ‘Credibility Book’
Own your niche and own it well. Rob Slee is a finance expert and successful entrepreneur who has used his books to dominate the financial landscape through the creation of some of the biggest firms in the industry, as well as handling some of the biggest clients in the industry.
How Author and Speaker Michael Port Drives His Business with Books
And how he can help you book yourself solid …
Michael Port has been called an uncommonly honest author by the Boston Globe and a marketing guru by The Wall Street Journal, which he thinks is cool because he may be the only former professional actor to also be a New York Times bestselling business author.
Michael has written five books including Book Yourself Solid, Beyond Booked Solid, Book Yourself Solid Illustrated, The Contrarian Effect and The New York Times Bestseller, The Think Big Manifesto.
He s been on virtually every television network, and these days can be found keynoting conferences around the world on how to get booked solid or performing his one-man show, The Think Big Revolution.
In this 50-minute episode Michael Port and I discuss:
How books have changed his life and career
How books are his #1 marketing strategy
How he uses his books to get more speaking engagements and customers
Specific business model concepts about making money from his books
Why he traditionally publishes his books
How to deal with negative book reviews
How Jay Baer’s Books Have Opened Doors to Keynote Speaking Gigs Around the World
An experienced pro, Jay has given hundreds of insightful, humorous presentations world-wide to audiences as large as 6,000. He s a renowned business strategist, keynote speaker, and a popular emcee and event host.
David Meerman Scott on the New Rules of Writing (and Profiting From) Great Books
David Meerman Scott is an internationally acclaimed strategist whose books and blog are must-reads for professionals seeking to generate attention in ways that grow their business.
How Steve Scott Makes $30,000 per Month Publishing Kindle Books
Most Authorpreneurs earn their living from speaking gigs, consulting businesses, and other indirect sources. Rarely does one make the vast majority of their income directly from the sale of their books. Steve Scott is different …
How Andy Weir Took ‘The Martian’ From Blog to Bestseller to Blockbuster Movie (Starring Matt Damon)
Say you write a book and it takes off online. What if it then turned into a mega-hit … say the movie rights were sold to a Hollywood studio and Matt Damon was cast to star in it? Don t believe it can happen? Listen to this …
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A don’t miss Podcast
Whether you’re a newbie (like me) or an established author, this podcast has something for everyone. There is not one episode that doesn’t contain several nuggets of knowledge, so don’t miss this! Love it, please keep it up:)
Generous High Quality Applicable Information
Among the many sites addressing author needs and issues, this is the site that provides the greatest quantity of high quality easily understandable, immediately applicable. efficiently and professionally delivered information. -Joe Flores
Author Marketing Made Simple
I'm a fan of Jim's other podcast (Sell More Books Show) and his Author Marketing Institute platform. Love the style of this show where he focuses on strategies that authors can immediately apply to their business. Each episode is short and to the point where you don't have to skip through 15 minutes of preamble to get to the good stuff. Looking forward to future episodes.