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A motivational podcast for all the creatives out there with an inner rebel. Listen for interviews, industry news, tips, tricks and tools to help you take your creative business to the next level.

The Rebel Author Podcast The Rebel Author Podcast

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    • 5.0 • 33 Ratings

A motivational podcast for all the creatives out there with an inner rebel. Listen for interviews, industry news, tips, tricks and tools to help you take your creative business to the next level.

    120 Content Marketing and Repurposing for Authors with Amy Woods

    120 Content Marketing and Repurposing for Authors with Amy Woods

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    What is content marketing and repurposing

    Common mistakes to avoid with content marketing

    How to repurpose if you can’t afford to outsource?

    Fiction approaches

    How to build an audience with content repurposing


    This week’s question is: Other than reading and writing, what do you hope to do more of this year?


    Recommendation of the week is: The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey


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    Rebel of the Week is: Tim Seabrook


    If you’d like to be a Rebel of the week please do send in your story, it can be any kind of rebellion. You can email your rebel story to rebelauthorpodcast@gmail.com or instagram me @sachablackauthor


    2 new patrons this week, welcome and thank you to Katie Forrest and Lovis Geier. A big thank you to my existing patrons as well. If you’d like to support the show, and get early access to all the episodes as well as bonus content you can from as little as $2 a month by visiting: www.patreon.com/sachablack

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    119 How to Market a Book in 2022 with Ricardo Fayet

    119 How to Market a Book in 2022 with Ricardo Fayet

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    Marketing mindset principles

    The top 3 things everyone should to do market their books

    Budget marketing

    Launch mistakes

    Overview of advertising


    This week’s question is: what’s your word for 2022?


    Recommendation of the week is: A Spindle Splintered by Alix E Harrow


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    How to Market a Book


     


    Rebel of the Week is: Rowan James


    If you’d like to be a Rebel of the week please do send in your story, it can be any kind of rebellion. You can email your rebel story to rebelauthorpodcast@gmail.com or instagram me @sachablackauthor


    2 new patrons this week, welcome and thank you to Jessica Smith and Jessica A McMinn. A big thank you to my existing patrons as well. If you’d like to support the show, and get early access to all the episodes as well as bonus content you can from as little as $2 a month by visiting: www.patreon.com/sachablack 


    This Show is Sponsored by ProWritingAid
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    118 How to Write Award Winning Crime with Rachel McLean

    118 How to Write Award Winning Crime with Rachel McLean

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    What makes a good crime book

    Mistakes to avoid writing crime

    How to create mystery and tension

    How to create realistic crime when you’re not a police officer

    How to balance character development across an episodic series


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    THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY KOBO WRITING LIFE





    Visit Kobo Writing Life here, read the Kobo Writing Life blog here, and listen to their podcast here.



     
     

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    117 How to Create a Magic System with C.R. Rowenson

    117 How to Create a Magic System with C.R. Rowenson

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    What a magic system is

    The mistakes to avoid when building one

    How to test your magic system

    An overarching system to help you create your magic system

    How to get the balance of your magic system just right


    This week’s question is: What’s your reading goal for 2022?


    Recommendation of the week is: Whispers of Deception: (The Highland Legacy Series Book 1) by Renee Gallant


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    The Magic System Blueprint


    Workbook


    Magic System Blueprint Downloadable Files


     


    Rebel of the Week is: Robert Byers


    If you’d like to be a Rebel of the week please do send in your story, it can be any kind of rebellion. You can email your rebel story to rebelauthorpodcast@gmail.com or instagram me @sachablackauthor


    1 new patron this week, welcome and thank you to Audrey Audere. A big thank you to my existing patrons as well. If you’d like to support the show, and get early access to all the episodes as well as bonus content you can from as little as $2 a month by visiting: www.patreon.com/sachablack


     

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    116 How to Write Killer Book Descriptions with Brian Meeks

    116 How to Write Killer Book Descriptions with Brian Meeks

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    What a good description looks like

    The structure of a good description

    Common blurb mistakes

    A rather brutal critique of my blurb!


    This week’s question is: What are your plans for the festive season?


    Recommendation of the week is: Not My Problem by Ciara Smyth 


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    Find out more about Brian at:


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    Rebel of the Week is: Robin Phillips


    If you’d like to be a Rebel of the week please do send in your story, it can be any kind of rebellion. You can email your rebel story to rebelauthorpodcast@gmail.com or instagram me @sachablackauthor


    A big thank you to Matty Dalrymple for upping her pledge and a big thank you to my existing patrons as well. If you’d like to support the show, and get early access to all the episodes as well as bonus content you can from as little as $2 a month by visiting: www.patreon.com/sachablack 

    • 1 hr 44 min
    115 Time Management for Indie Authors in 2022 with Robyn Pearce

    115 Time Management for Indie Authors in 2022 with Robyn Pearce

    Episode Show Notes


    In this episode we cover: 


    Time management mistakes

    How to set and work with boundaries

    How to deal with interruptions, emails and notifications

    Life management hacks


    This week’s question is: What is your favorite book of 2021?


    Recommendation of the week is: Kay’s Anatomy and Kay’s Marvellous Medicine by Adam Kay


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    Links and events I mentioned are:


    20Booksto50kVegas Playlist: View full playlist


    Find out more about Robyn at:


    Website with all of her books


    Website for fiction


    Heaps of time management info plus free report ‘How To Master Time In Only 90 Seconds’


     


    Rebel of the Week is: Aaron


    If you’d like to be a Rebel of the week please do send in your story, it can be any kind of rebellion. You can email your rebel story to rebelauthorpodcast@gmail.com or instagram me @sachablackauthor


    No new patrons this week, but a big thank you to my existing patrons. If you’d like to support the show, and get early access to all the episodes as well as bonus content you can from as little as $2 a month by visiting: www.patreon.com/sachablack 

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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Jenlnose ,

Brilliant

I love this Poscast. It’s informative and hilarious at the same time. My husband, who is not a writer, listens with me and he’s always cracking up.

JohannFaust ,

Love this podcast

I love this Podcast, it’s helped me through so much of my writing bumps and the candidness is just amazing!

A Lovely Reader ,

Wonderful Podcast

The podast is full of amazing information and insights. I highly recommend.

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