AskALLi: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast

AskALLi: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast

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Beginners Self-Publishing Salon: DESIGN YOUR OWN EBOOK COVER w/Jay Artale & Michael La Ronn Oct 2017
Nov 23 • 16 min
EP#78: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This is our monthly Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon, with advice, tips and tools for indie authors just starting out. And here are your regular…
Fringe Highlight: Author Podcasting for Beginners with Tim Lewis
Nov 16 • 41 min
Ep#77: This week we’re showcasing the session “How Authors use Podcasts to grow their Brand” hosted by Tim Lewis. If you’re considering starting a podcast to raise your indie author profile and grow your audience, Tim shares the what, why, and when of…
Advanced Self - Publishing Salon With Orna Ross & Joanna Penn November 2017
Nov 9 • 49 min
Ep#76: In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of interest to emerging and experienced self-publishing authors. Topics…
ALLi Members’ Self-Publishing Questions Answered By David Penny & Debbie Young November 2017
Oct 30 • 37 min
Ep#75: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular…
Fringe Highlight: Failing Faster To Succeed As An Author Tara R Alemany
Oct 24 • 44 min
Ep#74: This week we’re showcasing the session “Failing Faster To Succeed As An Author” hosted by Tara R Alemany. A little bit of market research can go a long way toward ensuring the financial success of your books. Learn how to test topic ideas and…
Beginners Self-Publishing Salon: PART-TIME AUTHORS w/Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn October 2017
Oct 19 • 37 min
EP#73: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This is our monthly Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon, with advice, tips and tools for indie authors just starting out. And here are your regular…
Fringe Highlight: Author Tools To Reach Your Readers w/ Carla King
Oct 12 • 31 min
Ep#72: This week we’re showcasing the session “Author Tools to Reach Readers with Carla King” Carla King is the author of the Self-Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Authors. She has collated the best tools you can use to reach more readers and build your fan…
ALLi Members’ Self-Publishing Questions Answered By David Penny & Debbie Young October 2017
Oct 5 • 44 min
Ep#71: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular…
Fringe Highlight: Should Indie Authors Go KDP Exclusive Or Go Wide
Sep 30 • 64 min
Ep#66: This week we’re showcasing the session between Pippa DaCosta and Susan Kaye Quinn. If you’re wondering about the pros and cons of being exclusive with KDP or going wide with as many retailers as possible, our show hosts will explain which model…
Advanced Self-publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn October 2017
Sep 25 • 45 min
Ep#70: In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of interest to emerging and experienced self-publishing authors. Topics…
Fringe Highlight: How To Market And Promote Your Travel Memoir
Sep 21 • 59 min
Ep#69: This week we’re showcasing the session “How to Market & Promote your Travel Memoir – 1:1 Interviews with Travel Writers hosted by Jay Artale” Jay interviews a trio of successful travel writing authors who have self-published covering the following…
Beginners Self-Publishing Salon: EBOOK DESIGN w/Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn September 2017
Sep 13 • 30 min
Ep#68: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This is our monthly Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon, with advice, tips and tools for indie authors just starting out. And here are your regular…
ALLi Members’ Self-Publishing Questions Answered By David Penny & Debbie Young September 2017
Sep 6 • 48 min
Ep#67: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular…
Advanced Self-publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn September 2017
Aug 24 • 48 min
Ep#65: In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of interest to emerging and experienced self-publishing authors. In this…
Beginners’ Self-publishing Salon: EDITING w/ Jay Artale And Michael La Ronn August 201
Aug 17 • 40 min
Ep#64: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This is our monthly Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon, with advice, tips and tools for indie authors just starting out. And here are your regular…
Fringe Highlight: Productivity for Authors: How to Write and Publish Often And Well: Mark McGuinness
Aug 7 • 53 min
Ep#63: This week we’re showcasing the session “Productivity for Authors: How to Write and Publish Often And Well: Mark McGuinness.” If you struggle to find time for your writing and publishing amid the demands and distractions of 21st century life, this…
ALLi Members’ Self-Publishing Questions Answered By David Penny & Debbie Young August 2017
Jul 31 • 39 min
Ep#62: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular…
Advanced Self-publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn August 2017
Jul 25 • 50 min
Ep#61: In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of interest to emerging and experienced self-publishing authors. In this…
Beginners’ Self-publishing Salon: WRITING w/ Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn July 2017
Jul 16 • 32 min
Ep#60: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This is our monthly Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon, with advice, tips and tools for indie authors just starting out. And here are your regular…
Fringe Highlight: How To Sell Your Books Without Selling Your Soul w/ Orna Ross
Jul 11 • 52 min
Ep#59: This week we’re showcasing the Indie Author Fringe highlight with Orna Ross “How To Sell Your Books Without Selling Your Soul”. So many authors complain about marketing, seeing it as conflicting with their creative work. In this session, Orna Ross…
ALLi Members’ Self-Publishing Questions Answered By David Penny & Debbie Young July 2017
Jun 29 • 46 min
Ep#59: Welcome to Ask ALLi, the Self-Publishing Advice Podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it’s our monthly Member Q&A where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your regular…
Advanced Self-Publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn July 2017
Jun 28 • 55 min
Ep#58: In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of interest to emerging and experienced self-publishing authors. In this…
Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon: PRE-SHOW w/ Jay Artale & Michael La Ronn
Jun 22 • 27 min
Ep#57: This is our introductory Pre-Show for the new Beginners’ Self-Publishing Salon broadcast. Each month Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn will be sharing self-publishing tips for each segment of the author journey, including, writing, design, book cover…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Orna Ross & Joseph Alexander: June 2017
Jun 9 • 44 min
Ep#56: Orna Ross & Joseph Alexander answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month, Orna Ross, ALLi Director, invites a special guest into the indie author hot seat to answer ALLi Members’ questions. This month’s special…
Advanced Self-Publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn: June 2017
May 26 • 56 min
Ep#55: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn present their Self-Publishing Salon. In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of…
Advanced Self-Publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn: May 2017
Apr 22 • 45 min
Ep#54: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn present their Self-Publishing Salon. In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Orna Ross & Paul Teague: April 2017
Apr 9 • 53 min
Ep#53: Orna Ross and Paul Teague answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month Orna Ross and a special guest answer Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) Members’ questions. This month we’re welcoming Paul Teague into…
Fringe: Paid Advertising Q&A w/ Orna Ross & Mark Dawson
Mar 12 • 27 min
Ep#52: Orna Ross and Mark Dawson answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Mark also answers the question, is paid advertising right for you Each month, Orna Ross, ALLi Director, invites a special guest into the indie author…
Advanced Self-Publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn: March 2017
Mar 3 • 47 min
Ep#51: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn present their Self-Publishing Salon. In a monthly salon type discussion, Orna Ross, Director of the Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, talk about the latest tools and trends of…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Orna Ross &Joel Friedlander: January 2017
Feb 12 • 63 min
Ep#50: Orna Ross and Joel Friedlander answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month, Orna Ross, ALLi Director, invites a special guest into the indie author hot seat to answer ALLi Members’ self-publishing questions.…
Advanced Self-Publishing Salon w/ Orna Ross & Joanna Penn: January 2017
Jan 23 • 56 min
Ep#49: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn launch the first episode of their Self-Publishing Salon. This month we welcomed the launch of our Self-Publishing Salon with Orna and Joanna. Usually this duo hosts our month Ask ALLi Q&A event to answer Member’s…
Fringe: Psychology and Research In Author Publishing to Reach Readers Dan Blank
Dec 12, 2016 • 51 min
Ep#48: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Dan Blank In this interview with David Penny of ALLi, Dan Blank discusses the psychology of writing, how to find alternative outlets for your books, and how writers can use…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: December 2016
Dec 6, 2016 • 52 min
Ep#47: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month, Joanna and Orna answer Members’ self-publishing questions during our regular Ask ALLi event. If you missed our live Q&A session you can…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: October 2016
Sep 28, 2016 • 60 min
Ep#46: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month, Joanna and Orna answer Members’ self-publishing questions during our regular Ask ALLi event. If you missed our live Q&A session you can…
Fringe: 7 Things An Author Should Do, Jane Friedman
Sep 21, 2016 • 24 min
Ep#45: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Jane Friedman In this insightful podcast, Jane Friedman takes us through seven critical elements that are foundational for any author who is serious about their writing career. I’ve…
Fringe: How to Ignite Your Email Lists with Joel Friedlander and Nick Stephenson
Sep 5, 2016 • 57 min
Ep#44: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Joel Friedlander and Nick Stephenson As authors, we all know the role that social media plays in our ability to connect with readers, but the most beneficial ways of establishing a…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: September 2016
Sep 2, 2016 • 60 min
Ep#43: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Each month, Joanna and Orna answer Members’ self-publishing questions during our regular Ask ALLi event. If you missed our live Q&A session you can…
Fringe: Kathy Meis, Stop! Don’t Launch Your Book Without Following These Six Crucial Steps
Sep 2, 2016 • 47 min
Ep#42: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Kathy Meis All too often, great books launch into silence. Why? There is no plan in place to give the book a fighting chance. Today’s book marketplace is highly competitive. You…
Fringe: 10 Trends Driving the Future of Publishing with Mark Coker
Aug 27, 2016 • 46 min
Ep#41: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Mark Coker from Smashwords Authors are in the midst of rapid and dizzying change, and Mark Coker, CEO of Smashwords, shares his insights about the “10 Trends Driving the Future of…
Fringe: Write Better Stories Faster Sean Platt and Johnny B Truant
Aug 22, 2016 • 32 min
Ep#40: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Sean Platt and Johnny B Truant of Sterling & Stone believe the key to writing better is to write faster. Here they talk about their creative process, how planning helps authors to…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: August 2016
Jul 30, 2016 • 56 min
Ep#39: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s a summary of the questions and a brief synopsis of the answers in this month’s Ask ALLi…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: June 2016
Jun 25, 2016 • 57 min
Ep#38: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to Orna and Joanna this month: Q: How did you find your beta readers…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: May 2016
May 28, 2016 • 58 min
Ep#37: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to Orna and Joanna this month: Q: How would you define the difference…
Fringe: Story Structure & Strategy in Writing & Marketing with Joni & Jerusha Rodgers and Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 20 min
Ep#30: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Joni & Jerusha Rodgers and Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, mom and daughter ghostwriting and editing team, Joni & Jerusha Rodgers, explain how story works -…
Fringe: How to Find and Inspire Your Super Fans! with Penny Sansevieri & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 40 min
Ep#36: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Penny Sansevieri & Orna Ross The secret to sustaining a successful author career is the connection you make to your fans. Join Penny C. Sansevieri, Founder and CEO Author Marketing…
Fringe: Distribute More Books In More Territories with Kinga Jentetics & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 18 min
Ep#35: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Kinga Jentetics & Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, Orna Ross and talks with Kinga Jentetics of PublishDrive about book distribution world wide. This post is…
Fringe: The Six-Month Book, From Concept to First Draft with Amie McCracken & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 21 min
Ep#32: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Amie McCracken & Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, editor, book designer and indie author Amie McCracken outlines how to get your first draft down in six…
Fringe: Copywriting is Creative Writing with Bryan Cohen & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 22 min
Ep#34: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Bryan Cohen & Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, author and copywriter Bryan Cohen explains how you can optimize your sales pages to get more readers to buy…
Fringe: The Seven Must-Haves for Indie Authors with Kieffer Brown & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 24 min
Ep#31: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Kieffer Brown & Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, Kiffer talks about the qualities and strategies that are non-negotiable for indie authors. This post is part…
Fringe: How Author Associations Help Your Self-Publishing Career with Kim Bookless & Orna Ross
May 12, 2016 • 15 min
Ep#33: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Kim Bookless & Orna Ross In this live 20 minute presentation from BEA, Orna Ross and Kim Bookless talk about how their respective organisations serve the needs of indie authors and…
Fringe: ALLi London Book Fair with Orna Ross
Apr 14, 2016 • 44 min
Ep#29 : Self-Publishing Advice Podcast: Indie Author Fringe Highlight with Orna Ross Want to boost your sales? Who doesn’t? In a panel session recorded live in the Author HQ at London Book Fair, ALLi Director Orna Ross interviews two bestselling indie…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: Mar 2016
Mar 18, 2016 • 54 min
Ep#28: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Ask ALLi Self-Publishing Questions Here’s a summary of the questions in this month’s Ask ALLi with Orna and Joanna: Q: What should you do when you feel…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: Feb 2016
Feb 19, 2016 • 36 min
Ep#27: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to Orna and Joanna this month: Alliance of Independent Authors…
ALLI Insights: NaNoWriMo is Over, Now Publish Your Novel
Jan 30, 2016 • 36 min
Ep#26: Orna Ross presents a new episode of ALLI Insights: NaNoWriMo is Over, Now Publish Your Novel Did you take part in NaNoWriMo last year, and now have a finished draft in front of you, and are thinking “Now What?” You’re not alone. Did you know that…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: January 2016
Jan 23, 2016 • 54 min
Ep#25: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to Orna and Joanna this month: Alliance of Independent Authors…
ALLi Insights: How Authors Sell Rights with Toby Mundy
Nov 21, 2015 • 42 min
Ep#24: Orna Ross chats with Toby Mundy about How Authors Sell rights. The writer’s path to publication has grown more complex, as new choices emerge. What once was a one-track pathway to print in now a maze of formats, platforms, apps, films, broadcast,…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: November 2015
Nov 20, 2015 • 54 min
Ep#23: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: October 2015
Oct 24, 2015 • 55 min
Ep#22: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to Orna and Joanna this month: Q: I’m writing my first book and I’m…
ALLI Insights: Reaching Readers through Wattpad
Oct 14, 2015 • 37 min
Ep#21: Orna Ross chats with mystery writer Elizabeth Spann Craig to discover how she’s using Wattpad to expand her reader demographic. If you’re looking for an uncomplicated and free way of reaching more readers, Wattpad could be the option you’re looking…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & David Penny: September 2015
Sep 26, 2015 • 53 min
Ep#20: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to…
ALLI Insights: Marketing your Book through BookBub with Katie Donelan
Sep 12, 2015 • 40 min
Ep#19: Orna Ross chats with Katie Donelan from BookBub. We’ll reveal how to increase your chances of getting your book selected for a BookBub Promotion. Competition to be included in the daily BookBub email is fierce, especially in popular categories like…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: August 2015
Aug 21, 2015 • 49 min
Ep#18: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to…
ALLI Insights: Legal Essentials for Authors with Helen Sedwick
Jul 9, 2015 • 40 min
Ep#17: Orna Ross chats with Helen Sedwick discuss copyright to add clarity around what a writer owns vs. what they don’t. Other topics being discussed are how authors can protect their work. How to keep others from taking more than their fair share by…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: June 2015
Jun 24, 2015 • 46 min
Ep#16: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details. Here’s the questions posed to…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: May 2015
May 22, 2015 • 53 min
Ep#15: Orna Ross and Joanna Penn answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See allianceindependendentauthors.org for more details.
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: April 2015
Apr 20, 2015 • 56 min
Ep#14: Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) Director Orna Ross and Joanna Penn, of The Creative Penn, answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: April 2015
Jan 27, 2015 • 53 min
Ep#13: Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) Director Orna Ross and Joanna Penn, of The Creative Penn, answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See…
Member Self-Publishing Q&A w/ Joanna Penn & Orna Ross: Nov 2014
Oct 29, 2014 • 49 min
Ep#3: Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) Director Orna Ross and Joanna Penn, of The Creative Penn, answer members’ questions on writing, publishing and promoting books. Members can submit questions in advance or live in Google Hangout. See…