Marketing Week

I've done a few promotions (paid and free) in the past, but I find that besides Bookbub, it's extremely hard to get a good return on investment (ROI). BargainBooksy gets high results, but when you've got to lower your price and deal with a price per book (PPB) of ~$0.35, you need a high amount... Continue Reading →

Weekend Experiment: 99c Sale

Stacking ads - the indie author way? Obviously, putting one after another or even multiple ads on the same day should widen your visibility. However, not all promotions are the same. While I've found previous success with larger ads (i.e. BookBub) or the blog tour if I'm aiming for reviews, my move from publish-focused to... Continue Reading →

#12books12months

I'm insane. I'm insane and stubborn, and while the publications will be one book every month September 2018 - August 2019, this was several years in coming. Two of the twelve books were published first through a small press, but after deciding to go indie, I decide - why not let all these books fly... Continue Reading →

Worth it: Bookbub

My royalties for the last quarter of 2017 are in, and those of you who have been here since October know what that means! We finally get to decide once and for all if Bookbub is worth it! In October 2017,  I ran a 3-week $0.99 Featured Deal with an ad on the 15th of... Continue Reading →

BookBub

On October 15th, I ran a fantasy ad via BookBub ($594) for my debut novel, High Summons. At the time, my young adult urban fantasy series (WARLOCK OF ROCHESTER) had two available books, and I'd just provided the third to my publisher. Book Stats when accepted for ad: Reviews: 10 Average Amazon Stars: 4.1/5 Copies Sold Daily:... Continue Reading →

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