Best Publishing Education podcasts — Helpful tips, ideas and best practices (Updated June 2018; image)
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Stories turn songs into symphonies, events into memories, and lives into legends. In our crowded world, “knowing your story” cuts through the noise so you can make your mark — whether you want to sell more books, increase profits, or just make a difference. At Sterling & Stone, Story is our business. The Story Studio Podcast is where we explore ways we can all tell our stories better.
 
Each week we interview some of the biggest names in self-publishing. In these in-depth interviews we look at where these authors started, how they made it, and how an aspiring self-published author can aim to do the same thing.
 
The Author Hangout is a Hangout on Air and podcast dedicated to helping authors navigate the self-publishing world.
 
Mat Morris and Nancy Elliott give their listeners the tools they need to succeed in today's publishing world. Mat shares the knowledge and experience he's gained over the last three years of being a full time writer to help Nancy, and all of the listeners, achieve their writing goals and make their dreams of writing for a living come true. Along the way, Mat and Nancy interview other amazing and best selling authors to find out exactly what they do to make themselves successful. Some special ...
 
Authors, are you struggling to get the word out about your books? Discover the latest book marketing and self publishing news, tools and strategies. This is the Sell More Books Show with Jim Kukral and Bryan Cohen. Every week you'll get helpful tips and ideas to make your book sales soar. Visit SellMoreBooksShow.com for detailed show notes and more info.
 
Two writers. One just starting out. The other a best-selling indie author. Join James Blatch and Mark Dawson and their amazing guests as they discuss how you can make a living telling stories. There’s never been a better time to be a writer.
 
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The Writing Podcast was founded in late 2014 in the wake of The Self Publishing Roundtable’s final host stepping down from the show. Adam and Lindsay (the newest hosts of SPRT at the time) decided it would be best to branch off into a new show rather than continue with one in which all original hosts and owners were no longer involved.So what are the similarities and differences between this podcast and the old?I am glad you asked, convenient narrator. Like Adam and Lindsay’s prior show, thi ...
 
Chandler Bolt from Self Publishing School teaches how to write a book, how to launch it, and use it to grow a 6-figure income. Gary Vaynerchuk, Pat Flynn, Grant Cardone, Lisa Nichols and Russell Brunson are just a few of the successful authors you'll learn from on this show. On this show you'll learn how to grow your income, authority & business with a book. Chandler reveals what it really takes to successfully launch a book, without the BS of traditional publishing.
 
This podcast will take you through how to self-publish your eBook onto Amazon, Apple and the other global eBook Stores, how to market a book and general online business techniques needed to be a successful self-publisher.
 
Are you new to self-publishing? Or a seasoned indie author who wants to cut through the noise to get only the most up-to-date and important self-publishing advice? The “AskALLi Podcast" is brought to you by the most trusted name in self-publishing, the non-profit Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi). www.allianceindependentauthors.org/ 1st Tuesdays: ALLi Member Q&A: Answers to members' current self-publishing queries, hosted by ALLi team members, Debbie Young and David Penny. Only ALLi Mem ...
 
The Self Publishing Journeys podcast is a weekly show for all indie authors.Show host Paul Teague interviews self- published authors about their writing journeys, passing on hints, tips and tricks along the way.He'll also chat to experts in related fields - proofreaders, development editors, cover designers, PR specialists, author platform creators - and they'll be offering their best advice and strategies.
 
Are you an aspiring author who wants to successfully self-publish your book? Are you looking for ways to increase your book sales and use your book to grow your business? You are in the right place because this is Happy Self Publishing show where you get all your questions related to book writing, publishing and marketing answered by successful authors. Enjoy the show with your host - the founder of Happy Self Publishing, Jyotsna Ramachandran
 
Everybody Hates Self-Publishing explores the good, the bad and the ugly of creating and producing your own work. Self-published authors will find advice on writing, book marketing and getting your book in bookstores. Aspiring writers will learn about being an indie publisher: Being an entrepreneur, creating your own DIY publishing house and thriving as an indie publisher means connecting with readers, booksellers and librarians and competing in a market that favors traditional publishing. Ho ...
 
This is because I live on a farm and I publish. Expect a Sunday/Monday show pretty much every week, depending if I get swamped. This is where I tell about the new releases and the special offers members can get.
 
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This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-23-06-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
This seminar from author AG Billig is from our Self-Publishing Advice Conference. Literary history abounds in authors who wrote books that stood the test of time. Nowadays, some successful authors launch book after book after book, and never seem to be out of ideas or inspiration. What do they have in common? They are authentic, go beyond the l ...…
 
Non-fiction author Kam Knight shares his experiences being a self-published author writing from the road while he travelled the world.
 
When you hit the big time how do you plan to be smart with your money and protect your financial future? This week's Happy Book Reviews Feature winner is Randy Green! Bryan is a little under the weather so Jim takes a moment to thank this week’s wonderful Patrons: Guild of Tokens, Planet Dead One Shot, and Gold Frankincense and Myrrh. This epis ...…
 
Today we’re starting a new arc of podcasts that are all about story. And there’s no one better to do this with than our resident wizard: Bonnie. And, really, wizard might not be an apt enough descriptor. She has refined our StoryJacket process in a way that has changed the way Sterling and Stone tells stories forever. In this episode, we give a ...…
 
Barry Hutchison is a children's author, screenwriter, and director from Scotland. He has now published 80 books ... and counting! Many of these books were aimed at children or teenagers. He's written for publishers such as Penguin Random House, Nosy Crow, Egmont, Stripes and Little, Brown. He's written 30+ episodes of children’s comedy for CITV ...…
 
Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it's our monthly beginners' self-publishing salon with advice, tips, and tools for indie authors just starting out. Topics discussed this week include: Introducing new co-host Tim Lewis, author of six books and the Begin Self-Publishing Po ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-16-06-2018/ The podcast survey can be found at: https://goo.gl/forms/RF6gkXh3PsjMhSIZ2By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Writer, film producer and script consultant, Paul FitzSimons explains how to go about adapting your novel for life on the screen.
 
In this special edition of the podcast, tune in to a Marketing Q & A with Mark on all things self publishing. Find out how to deal with ad platform changes, find new readers and gen up on fresh marketing tactics with one of the world's most successful indie authors.
 
How confident are you that Amazon will keep current pricing with Audible? Bryan and Jim marvel at 219 straight weeks of podcasts and remind listeners to get Summit 2019 tickets before they are sold out. Bryan calls for indie author success stories and announces the QOTW winners. The guys thank ALL wonderful Patrons at www.sellmorebooksshow.com/ ...…
 
Now that we’ve caught you up on what Sterling and Stone is, we want to tell you what we’re becoming. We’re an ambitious company with a dream to make stories in multiple forms of media, and we’re funneling all of our resources into achieving our goals. We talk about: The opportunities that Twisted Stone is bringing to Sterling & Stone. Our new p ...…
 
In this second part of my audiobook about self-publishing I talk about the art of actually writing a book. How do you get that book finished? You can find full show notes here: https://beginselfpublishing.com/quick-guide-part2
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-09-06-2018/ The podcast survey can be found at: https://goo.gl/forms/RF6gkXh3PsjMhSIZ2By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Welcome to AskALLi, 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 hosts for the Member Q&A: Michael La Ronn and Dan Blank. Questions this month include What is the b ...…
 
Retiree David Penny talks about his return to writing after a thirty-five year hiatus and shares his strategy for making a mid-five-figures per year income from his very niche historical mysteries.
 
What can you do to avoid getting derailed by stories of scammers on Amazon? Bryan returns from his trip to Virginia and he and Jim have a fantastic announcement about the Sell More Books Show Summit 2019. There’s a quick clarification regarding Reddit, a shout out for SMBS Bingo and then on to thank the Patrons, including Awakening Forever, Cha ...…
 
Today we get to talk about StoryShop and our new venture: Twisted Stone. We're not afraid of working hard, but it's important that we also work smarter so that we can reach our long-term goals. Using “module thinking,” We're building systems and relationships that will take care of our present while also safeguarding our future. We talk about: ...…
 
Miles Hudson was a secondary school physics teacher for more than 20 years and has been writing physics textbooks for more than 15 years. He also invented - and now sells from his website - the Best Fit Line Ruler which he created for science and maths education. By his own admission, text book writing is quite uninspiring work, so Miles also w ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-02-06-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
In this month's Advanced Self-Publishing Salon from the Alliance of Independent Authors, Orna Ross and Joanna Penn discuss how to assemble a team of professionals. Topics discussed this week include News update from Orna Ross: Drowning in GDPR, but all ALLi sites are updated and there's a downloadable guide for members. Orna is also setting up ...…
 
Author Pip Reid explains how she used Pinterest to significantly increase her book sales.
 
Are you taking steps to get more legitimate reviews on Amazon? Jim is back from fishing and he and Bryan both have great sales this week there’s the Happy Book Reviews summer deal from the Author Marketing Club. And it is the LAST day on Bryan’s book descriptions sale. The guys offer up a big thank you to this week’s Patrons - The Awakening, Ca ...…
 
It took us years to find our footing at Sterling & Stone, and once we decided to go all in on our story studio vision, our trajectory solidified. But narrowing our focus still leaves us with many difficult decisions to make. We talk about: Making smart decisions about the long-term without hurting the short-term. Nailing down the org-chart. Har ...…
 
Realising that if I create a test audiobook, I might as well serialise it on my podcast, I'm now releasing a series of shows with extracts from my new to-be-released audiobook The Quick Guide to Self-Publishing. In this show Preparing to Self-Publish. You can find full show notes here: https://beginselfpublishing.com/quick-guide-part1…
 
In this seminar from our Self-Publishing Advice Conference in London this year, author and publisher Jane Friedman discusses "funding your writing career." Jane talks about scholarships and grants for writers and how to get organizations and patrons to support your projects. This Month's Highlights There are four different approaches to funding ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-26-05-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
In this special Masterclass edition of the podcast, Mark explain how authors can deal with recent changes to the Facebook platform.
 
Is something sinister afoot with the recent ending of Kindle Worlds or simply poor ROI for Amazon? Bryan welcomes his guest cohost Rachael Herron and offers listeners a heck of a summer deal on book Happy Book Reviews from the Author Marketing Club. And Bryan is still running his sale on book descriptions through May 30th. Rachael and Bryan off ...…
 
It’s taken us forever, but we’re finally getting our shit together. We did so much so fast over the past few years, and last year it caught up to us. Creation often leaves a mess behind and, eventually, you have to clean it up. We talk about: The fuel you need most: momentum. Our back-of-the-napkin origins. Why we were forced to grow up. Learni ...…
 
This week's show notes: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/podcast-diary-19-05-2018/By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice broadcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it's our monthly IndieVoices' self-publishing salon with interviews conducted by ALLi Managing Editor Howard Lovy and updates from News Editor Dan Holloway. This Month's IndieVoices Claire Baldry of East Sussex, UK, is 63 years old and r ...…
 
The first three recipients of Self Publishing Formula's Foundation scholarships about their writing, book marketing, and future career hopes.
 
Are you prepared to handle something like having your KDP account suspended? Jim and Bryan discuss the fabulous feedback from the Summit and Bryan offers a Book Description coupon to give folks a chance to get in at the lower price before the increase at the end of the month. Jim shares an update on his journey into the fiction world. The guys ...…
 
We'd gotten our hedgehog concept wrong for a while, but we want to perform our best for each other and for our audience. By establishing fences, we've really crystalized what Sterling & Stone stands for and our trajectory going forward. We’ll talk about: How we got the Hedgehog Concept wrong. Blinds in Manila. How we now to use the Hedgehog Con ...…
 
In this interview we talk to Harper Bliss & Caroline Manchoulas, successful Lesbian Romance authors about Lesbian fiction and it's differences to normal fiction. You can find full show notes at https://beginselfpublishing.com/lesbian-fiction-harper-bliss
 
Clare Sager is a lifelong fantasy reader, former English teacher, and corsetiere. Her fate was set the day her father gave her a DragonLance graphic novel – after that, there was no hope for her to be anything other than a speculative fiction author. When she’s not writing, she can be found reading, role-playing, gaming, or laughing at cats or ...…
 
1) This week's writing progress: 2) The paperback proof for Who To Trust has arrived:By paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
Welcome to AskALLi, 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 hosts for the Member Q&A: Michael La Ronn and Dan Blank. Questions this month include If I publish ...…
 
Non-fiction author Molly McCord shares her breakdown of the types of bad reviews authors can receive and how to deal with them.
 
Podcast AnnouncementBy paul@paulteague.com (Paul Teague & Clixeo Ltd).
 
How can we avoid picking up torches and joining the mob in the future? Bryan and Jim give a delightful summary of the fantastic Summit. It’s always a pleasure to thank our Patrons - Removed, Thawed, and the Hat Trick Series. This weeks hot tips include how authors can use ghostwriting to quit their day job, what authors should do to prepare for ...…
 
Sterling & Stone as we know it has existed for about seven years, but we've been on this journey together for ten years. We all started within months of each other, giving us a collection of thirty years of experience between the three of us (Johnny, Sean, and Dave). This is the first episode in an arc. We're going to start by talking about our ...…
 
We often ask our clients why they want to be an author. Most of the answers we get would be to gain authority, positioning themselves as leading experts in their industry. They hope to use their published books as calling cards to attract new customers in availing the services they offer. The question now lies on how they will convert their rea ...…
 
We're back from the 1st Annual Sell More Books Show Summit! On night #1, we recorded a live bonus episode of the show featuring tips from all of our speakers. Also, Jim is not intimidating and Bryan is exactly like you think he is. Enjoy the extra episode and the killer room noises!
 
1) Book promo results: 2) Book Barbarian: http://bookbarbarian.com/why-advertise/ 3) Freebooksy: https://www.freebooksy.com/for-the-authors/ 4) The remote island location for So Many Lies: http://www.docastaway.com/pages/hotels-villas-resorts/southeast-asia/get-together/get-together-main Andrew Lowe's Savages book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sava ...…
 
Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week it's our monthly beginners' self-publishing salon with advice, tips, and tools for indie authors just starting out. Topics discussed this week include: Iain is on a "career high," selling more books than in the past years, mainly due to Fa ...…
 
GDPR is heading our way soon and it's going to have implications for every indie author business. Find out exactly what you need to know - and do - from SPF's expert legal eagles.
 
What is your top pick for the location of the 2019 Sell More Books Show Summit? Jim and Bryan started things off by thanking their wonderful patrons - The Outline Book, A Curse upon the Saints, and The Last Days. The guys have some great tips this week, including how to banish author burnout, why connecting with other indie authors through soci ...…
 
Sterling and Stone has only been doing The Story Studio Podcast for twelve episodes, and they’ve already learned a lot about the best direction for the show. In this episode, Johnny, Sean, and Dave give an introduction to a few changes in direction that the podcast will take. Don’t worry! The Story Studio Podcast isn’t ending. It’s just getting ...…
 
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