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Join us as we explore trending topics, discuss publishing industry news, and share expertise on how to self-publish a book successfully. IngramSpark’s Director Robin Cutler and Manager of IngramSpark’s Author Acquisition Program Justine Bylo will be joined by publishers and experts throughout essential fields in the publishing industry to provide you with self-publishing resources. These short episodes are an easy way to gain quick insights on how to self-publish your book. Visit www.ingramspark.com for more information.

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Join us as we explore trending topics, discuss publishing industry news, and share expertise on how to self-publish a book successfully. IngramSpark’s Director Robin Cutler and Manager of IngramSpark’s Author Acquisition Program Justine Bylo will be joined by publishers and experts throughout essential fields in the publishing industry to provide you with self-publishing resources. These short episodes are an easy way to gain quick insights on how to self-publish your book. Visit www.ingramspark.com for more information.

    Bill Samuel's Story: Going from Bookselling to Indie Publishing

    Bill Samuel's Story: Going from Bookselling to Indie Publishing

    In the final episode of Season 4, Robin Cutler is joined by Bill Samuel, indie author and member of the Foyle bookselling family, who founded the world-renowned Foyles bookstore in the UK. He shares his unique perspective from both sides of publishing: as a bookseller and a book publisher. Robin and Bill discuss the state of bookselling in the UK, and the important lessons Bill learned as a self-published author. Get inspired by Bill's story and self-publish your own book at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF.  
    This episode is sponsored by The Alliance of Independent Authors, a non-profit professional association, offering collaboration, advice, and advocacy for authors who self-publish. Find out more at https://selfpub.is/2MfjGPc.   

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    Self-Publishing in Australia: The Down Low on the Down Under

    Self-Publishing in Australia: The Down Low on the Down Under

    Self-publishing in Australia is on the rise! How can you connect to this local community? What's the book publishing market like there? In this exciting episode, Robin Cutler is joined by Debbie Lee, a Senior Leader with IngramSpark Australia, and Tim Colonel, General Manager of the Small Press Network. Learn more about events, associations, and resources available to the indie publishing community in Australia, and publish like a pro at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF. 
    This episode is sponsored by Ebook Launch, offering affordable, professional book cover design services for any genre. See your ideas come to life at https://selfpub.is/35CSXnp. 

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    How to Get Your Book Noticed by the Media with Zach Obront

    How to Get Your Book Noticed by the Media with Zach Obront

    Media attention is necessary to grow awareness for indie books, but most authors are confused about the process. Where do you go to find the best media outlets for your book? What exactly does a book publicist do? How much does hiring a PR firm cost, and is there a benefit to hiring more than one? Zach Obront, PR expert and co-founder of Scribe Media, sits down with Robin Cutler to chat about how to get your book noticed.
    Learn more about how to publish a book professionally at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF.  
    This episode is sponsored by Poets & Writers, the creative writer's trusted companion since 1970, providing carefully curated resources for writers, including hundreds of writing contest deadlines, weekly writing prompts, and more: https://selfpub.is/2Ptas47. 

    • 22 min
    The Business of Publishing with Brooke Warner

    The Business of Publishing with Brooke Warner

    What does a traditional publisher do and how do they decide what to publish? What's the difference between indie, hybrid, and traditional publishing? Brooke Warner dives into the business of publishing in this informative, educational episode. Learn more about self-publishing with IngramSpark at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF. 
    This episode is sponsored by the Independent Book Publishers Association, the largest publishing trade association in the U.S. IBPA offers a free 3-month trial membership for IngramSpark publishers at https://selfpub.is/2rsh5KY. 

    • 24 min
    Author Websites: A Conversation with the Founder of Pub Site

    Author Websites: A Conversation with the Founder of Pub Site

    Web design expert, John Burke, joins Robin Cutler to discuss author websites. Does an author need a website? How can you use your website to market your book? What all should you put on your author website? Tune in to learn more and publish your book with IngramSpark at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF. 
    This episode is sponsored by The Hot Sheet, a publishing industry e-newsletter, delivering context and analysis on issues affecting authors today. Sign up for a free 30-day trial at https://selfpub.is/2LvcqhR. 

    • 21 min
    Top 11 Self-Publishing Mistakes

    Top 11 Self-Publishing Mistakes

    Robin Cutler and Justine Bylo are back for Season 4 of Go Publish Yourself! Tune in to find out if you’ve made any of the top self-publishing mistakes—from choosing the wrong book title to failing to be “social” on social media—and learn how to publish like a pro at https://selfpub.is/2XfzcPF. 
    This episode is sponsored by Writer’s Digest, a comprehensive resource for professional and aspiring writers of all media, genres, and skill levels: https://selfpub.is/2qkiaUe. 

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