AskAlli: Self-Publishing Advice Podcast

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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 Members can submit questions but all are welcome to listen and learn. All levels. 2nd Tuesdays: Highlight from ALLi's Indie Author Fringe online conference. A presentation from an industry expert or successful indie author on making great books and reaching more readers. All levels. www.indieauthorfringe.com 3rd Tuesdays: Beginners' Self-Publishing Salon. Best practice advice on one of the seven stages of publishing, hosted by ALLi team members, Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn. Level: Authors new to self-publishing. Last Tuesdays: Advanced Self-Publishing Salon hosted by ALLi Director Orna Ross and Advisor Joanna Penn. Top tips, tools and trends, with analysis of the latest self-publishing news. Level: More experienced indie authors. All interviews, advice and recommended services are vetted by ALLi’s Watchdog Desk. Self-publishing is a fast changing world but you can trust us to bring you only the best and most actionable ideas and insights, tools and techniques: what we know is working for authors right now. For a minimal time investment each week, you can keep up to date with the expanding range of opportunities for authors, then go back to your writing and publishing. Subscribe to the Ask ALLi Podcast here: selfpublishingadvice.org/subscribe-alli-podcast/ The podcast is one of the many services for indie authors in ALLi's Self-Publishing Advice Center: selfpublishingadvice.org Find out about becoming an ALLi Member: www.allianceindependentauthors.org/reasons…n-alli/

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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 Members can submit questions but all are welcome to listen and learn. All levels. 2nd Tuesdays: Highlight from ALLi's Indie Author Fringe online conference. A presentation from an industry expert or successful indie author on making great books and reaching more readers. All levels. www.indieauthorfringe.com 3rd Tuesdays: Beginners' Self-Publishing Salon. Best practice advice on one of the seven stages of publishing, hosted by ALLi team members, Jay Artale and Michael La Ronn. Level: Authors new to self-publishing. Last Tuesdays: Advanced Self-Publishing Salon hosted by ALLi Director Orna Ross and Advisor Joanna Penn. Top tips, tools and trends, with analysis of the latest self-publishing news. Level: More experienced indie authors. All interviews, advice and recommended services are vetted by ALLi’s Watchdog Desk. Self-publishing is a fast changing world but you can trust us to bring you only the best and most actionable ideas and insights, tools and techniques: what we know is working for authors right now. For a minimal time investment each week, you can keep up to date with the expanding range of opportunities for authors, then go back to your writing and publishing. Subscribe to the Ask ALLi Podcast here: selfpublishingadvice.org/subscribe-alli-podcast/ The podcast is one of the many services for indie authors in ALLi's Self-Publishing Advice Center: selfpublishingadvice.org Find out about becoming an ALLi Member: www.allianceindependentauthors.org/reasons…n-alli/
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2019-11-13 18:00
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13.11.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Book Marketing: Who is Your Reader and Why Should You Care?

All the foundations of book marketing begin with knowing your audience. And that is your reader! How do you identify who your reader is? How deep do you need to dig? What difference does knowing exactly who your target reader is affect your overall bo...
Orna Ross author
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Robert Dinsmoor Found Cure for Addiction In Writing and Rehab

My guest this week is Robert Dinsmoor, a writer who has seen his share of sadness and addiction, yet is able to find ways to write about them with both wisdom and wit.  Robert talks about his journey as a comedy writer whose alcoholism landed him in re...
Orna Ross author
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Is Germany the Next Self-Publishing Opportunity? Lessons from Frankfurt BookFair and the ALLi Translations Rights Program

Should you consider self-publishing in Germany? As Amazon opens its ads dashboard in the UK and Germany, and a number of the authors on the ALLi Indie Author Translation Rights project turn their attention there, Orna and Joanna consider the options fo...
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Ruth Badley Chronicles Grandmother's Short, Troubled Life, Makes Sense of Family History

My guest this week is Ruth Badley, whose book, Where Are The Grown-Ups? chronicles her grandmother's short, troubled life and makes sense of her own family history. Ruth is a journalist who discovered long-withheld family secrets about her grandmother ...
Orna Ross author
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How To Market Self-Published Poetry Books

Do you want to know how to properly market self-published poetry books? Many poets spend a lot of time submitting to literary journals and competitions, but the new way to reach poetry readers is through digital social media and book publishing. In th...
Orna Ross author
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Sex, Drugs, and Rabbis: Inside Phil Cohen's Dystopia

My guest this week is Phil M. Cohen, whose new novel creates a dystopian future of uncooperative machines, a messianic Jewish cult, and the quest for control over a powerful new drug. He uses humor and scifi to discover the meaning of being Jewish in a...
Orna Ross author
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What to do About Shady Publishers? Self-Publishing Questions Answered

Has ALLi ever heard of certain shady publishers? That is among the questions answered this month on our monthly Member Q&A, where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your hosts for the Member...
Orna Ross author
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Victoria Noe's Work with AIDS Patients Prepared Her to Pen 'Friend Grief' Books on Dealing with Loss

My guest this week is Victoria Noe, whose experience working with AIDS patients in the 1980s prepared her to write a series of "Friend Grief" books on dealing with loss when somebody close to you dies. Every week I interview a member of ALLi to talk ab...
Orna Ross author
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Go Exclusive or Go Wide: Which is Best for your Book?

Going wide and being selectively exclusive is definitely the safest way to a sustainable and scalable author business. But is it the same for fiction and nonfiction? And what is the best approach at different points of an author business? Boni (sitting...
Orna Ross author
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Freddie P. Peters Pens Financial Crime Thrillers Set in an Ethically Challenged World She Knows Well

My guest this week Freddie P. Peters, whose background in law and high finance was perfect preparation for her series of financial crime thrillers that also involve espionage, terrorism, and the nature of greed. Every week I interview a member of ALLi ...
Orna Ross author
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How To License Your Publishing Rights

Orna and Joanna attended the Brand Licensing Show in London and bring back advice and information on publishing rights, deal-making, negotiation, and collaboration for everything from stationery to video, TV to merchandise. Discover new trends and ide...
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Mari Howard Writes About the Gray Areas Where Science and Religion Meet

My guest this week is Mari Howard, whose books are about finding ways to reconcile science and religion, and about the personal and ethical gray areas between the two. It's not an easy thing to write about during these polarized times, but whether she'...
Orna Ross author
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How to Self-Publish Poetry Chapbooks

Sometimes called pamphlets, poetry chapbooks are short collections of poems, inexpensively and usually independently published. They are typically in ebook or paperback format—though indies are now producing print-on-demand hardbacks and audiobooks of ...
Orna Ross author
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Religious Fantasy Author Brandon Wilborn Combines Action, Adventure With Explorations of Good and Evil

My guest this week is religious fantasy author Brandon Wilborn, who combines the epic fantasy of J.R.R. Tolkien with the religious allegory of C.S. Lewis to create books with action and adventure, yet grounded in lessons on how to handle moral dilemmas...
Orna Ross author
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What is Hybrid Publishing and Should I Consider It? More Questions Answered; Self-Publishing News

What is hybrid publishing and should I consider it? That is among the questions answered this month on our monthly Member Q&A, where ALLi Members’ have their most pressing self-publishing questions analyzed and answered. Join your hosts for the Mem...
Orna Ross author
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Scottish Author Barry Hutchison Finds Indie Success With Comedy Science Fiction

My guest this week is Scottish author Barry Hutchison, who has found great success as an indie author writing comedy science fiction and crime thrillers. These two genres might seem to be unrelated, but to Barry it was about combining topics that inter...
Orna Ross author
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Book blurbs, book hooks!

Orna Ross, Adam Croft, and Boni Wagner-Stafford discuss the similarities, differences, and key elements in your book blurbs. What must every indie author include in their blurb? What should they never include? What are the differences between fiction v...
Orna Ross author
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Helena Halme Turned Her Real-Life Experiences into Romantic Nordic Mysteries

My guest this week is Helena Halme, a writer of Romantic Nordic Mysteries. She lives in the United Kingdom, but is originally from Finland. Before she became a novelist and ALLi's official Nordic ambassador, Helena played a small, but important, part i...
Orna Ross author
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Orna Ross: Creative Self-Publishing: Optimising Platforms, Formats and Income Streams

Orna Ross: Creative Self-Publishing: Optimising Platforms, Formats and Income Streams Self-Publishing Advice Conference, Digital Book World 2019
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Rachel Thompson: Social Media Book Marketing Strategies

What can you do today to master social media book marketing strategies? Which strategies work and which are a waste of precious time? Rachel Thompson, who knows a social trick or two, reviews what works and what doesn’t these days, with specific inside...
Orna Ross author
8.09.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Cozy Mystery Author Debbie Young Gives Back to the Indie Author Community

My guest this week is Debbie Young, and if you're an ALLi member, you already know her as a helpful presence on the members' facebook page or on our blog. But Debbie has gone through a long journey as a writer to get to a place where she can give back ...
Orna Ross author
4.09.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

How To use Audio To Market and Sell Books

From audiobooks to readings to podcasts, audio has never been a hotter topic in publishing, but how do you use audio to market and sell books?  In search of the answers, Joanna is off to the Podcast Movement Conference in Orlando and Orna is preparing...
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1.09.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Alternate History Author Alison Morton Imagines a New Rome, Ruled By Women

My guest this week is Alison Morton, whose background as a translator, historian, and British army veteran make her uniquely qualified to write an alternate history of Rome, asking what would have happened had the Roman Empire survived into modern time...
Orna Ross author
28.08.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Welcome to Our First #AskALLi Self-Publishing Poetry Podcast

In another first for the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), and as part of its 2019-2020 season of broadcasts, ALLi launches the first Self-PublishingPoetry Podcast. For poets, this is a safe online space to read and perform, to get advice about o...
Orna Ross author
25.08.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Diana Stevan Draws On a Deep Well of Life Experience for Novels About Family

Diana Stevan is in her 70s and is beginning to hit her stride as a prolific indie author of novels about family, love, and relationships. Her third self-published book, called Sunflowers Under Fire, is set in WWI and the Bolshevik Revolution. It's base...
Orna Ross author
21.08.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Help! Someone is Pirating My Book; More Questions Answered; Self-Publishing News

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 h...
Orna Ross author
18.08.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Author Carmen Klassen Writes About Women Who Reboot Their Lives After a Crisis

Carmen Klassen has personally gone through transitions that became the inspiration for her series of books about women and how they cope with crisis and change. We live in uncertain times. Professions appear and disappear with changing needs and techno...
Orna Ross author
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Branding Books, Branding Author Name(s)

In the first of our new shows comparing the perspectives of fiction and nonfiction, Orna Ross, Adam Croft and Boni Wagner-Stafford discuss when you should brand the author versus when the branding should focus on the book, or the book series. What are ...
Orna Ross author
11.08.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Author H. N. Deeb Writes YA Cli-Fi With Strong Female Protagonists

Today's guest is author H. N. Deeb, a TV writer who also writes climate science fiction or cli-fi, for young adults. His path was a winding one to Hollywood, where he noticed California's water crisis and wanted to write something that both warned and ...
Orna Ross author
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Artificial intelligence and the Indie Author

Artificial intelligence sounds like a very futuristic term but you have already experienced it in your author business, from the Amazon algorithm to Google translate. In this Advanced Self-Publishing Salon, ALLi Director Orna Ross and Advisor Joanna Pe...
Orna Ross author
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Author Rohan Quine Transcends Genre and Gender

Today's guest is Rohan Quine, author of The Beasts of Electra Drive, which was a 2018 finalist for the Independent Author Network Book of the Year Awards. With themes of magic realism, technology, horror, LGBTQ characters, it is both a genre and gender...
Orna Ross author
29.06.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

Midyear Author Business Review: AskALLi Advanced Self-Publishing Salon

It’s Week 23 Q2, 2019, halfway through the year. How is your author business doing so far? In this month's AskALLi Advanced Salon, ALLi Director Orna Ross and Enterprise Advisor Joanna Penn discuss how to review what’s working and what’s not.  How do w...
Orna Ross author
21.06.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

ALLi Launches the Indie Authors Copyright Bill of Rights

Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the alliance of independent authors. Today, we present a special edition of our podcast for the launch of our Indie Authors' Copyright Bill of Rights. Find more author advice, tips and tools a...
Orna Ross author
13.06.2019 http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/3/6/1/9/3619f597f377a072/Ask_ALLi_Podcast_1.png

What is the Best Way to Brand Self-Help? Other Questions Answered

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 h...
Orna Ross author
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How to Be a Productive Writer and Publisher

ALLi Director Orna Ross and Author Dan Blank survey seven ways to be a productive writer so you can write and sell more books. Expect lots of research-based advice about how best to prepare body and mind, setting daily priorities, Block out time and sh...
Orna Ross author
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What Copyright Means for the Independent Author

Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, and Orna Ross, director of the Alliance of Independent Authors, explain copyright in this edition of the AskALLi Advanced Self-Publishing Salon. Think copyright is boring? Think again. Copyright controversies have s...
Orna Ross author
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Inspirational Indie Authors: Maggie Lynch and Sci-Fi For, About, and By Women

Howard Lovy interviews Maggie Lynch, who writes a series of science fiction books she shares with eight other indie authors, called Obsidian Rim. Their goal is to produce a new book in the series every couple of weeks. Howard and Maggie discuss how the...
Orna Ross author
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Find Your Writing Rhythm and Balance Across Days and Weeks

Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week, it's our monthly Self-Publishing Life Salon with Alli Director Orna Ross and author Dan Blank. They discuss the importance of finding your rhyth...
Orna Ross author
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How to Find a Translator for Your Book? Other Questions Answered; News From the Self-Publishing World

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 h...
Orna Ross author
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Self-Publishing Poetry Open Mic and Advice Clinic, with Guest Helen Eastman

Hello and welcome to Self-Publishing Poetry the online open-mic and advice clinic from Orna Ross, poet, author and director of the Alliance of Independent Authors. Every month, Orna hosts a poet who is doing remarkable things, offers advice on self-pub...
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Copyright Matters with Orna Ross and Rebecca Giblin

On the AskALLi Beginners' Self-Publishing Salon, ALLi Director Orna Ross and Monash University Associate Law Professor Rebecca Giblin look at copyright matters.  "What's really essential here is how we divide up the pie," Rebecca says. "The copyright i...
Orna Ross author
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Inspirational Indie Authors: Award-Winner Jane Davis Makes Real Tragedy More Understandable Through Fiction

On today's Inspirational Indie Authors, Howard Lovy interviews Selfie-Award-winning author Jane Davis. We don't have very many rock stars in the indie publishing world, but a few have risen to the top with a reputation for producing wonderfully written...
Orna Ross author
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How to Scale your Author Income Without Burnout

Joanna Penn, of TheCreativePenn.com, and Orna Ross, director of the Alliance of Independent Authors, explain how to scale your author business without compromising your creativity or giving up on your life. Topics discussed this week include: What you...
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Living Our Best Creative Life; And Inspirational Indie Author Steff Green

Welcome to AskALLi, the self-publishing advice podcast from the Alliance of Independent Authors. This week, it's our monthly Writing Salon, where we discuss the craft of writing with author Dan Blank and ALLi Director Orna Ross. This week, Orna and Dan...
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Inspirational Indie Authors: Steff Green Takes on Bullies, Gothic Style

On today's Inspirational Indie Authors interview, journalist Howard Lovy talks to Steff Green. She's a paranormal romance author, she teaches self-publishing courses. She is also a children's author who just Kickstarted a Gothic Picture Book. It's a bo...
Orna Ross author
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Should I Display at BookExpo? Other Questions Answered; News From the Self-Publishing World

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 h...
Orna Ross author
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Choosing the Best Editor for Your Book; and Inspirational Indie Author Yvonne Caputo

On the AskALLi Beginners' Self-Publishing Salon, Orna Ross and Tim Lewis look at editing. Money spent on editing is not just a necessary investment in your book but also in your writing and publishing future. Every writer needs an editor, but getting t...
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Inspirational Indie Authors: Yvonne Caputo Rediscovers Her Father Through WWII Tales

Howard Lovy takes a close look at Inspirational Indie Authors. This isn't about their business model, their marketing, or even how many books they've sold. It's about their writing, and what indie authors have to say. Today's interview is with Yvonne C...
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London Book Fair: Lessons Learned and Key Takeaways for Indie Authors

In this month's Advanced Self-Publishing Salon from the Alliance of Independent Authors, Orna Ross and Joanna Penn talk about the lessons learned and key takeaways for indie authors from The London Book Fair and ALLi's online Self-publishing Advice Con...
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Self-Publishing Advice Conference Highlights: How to Create the Villain Your Hero Deserves, with Sacha Black

In this presentation, author Sacha Black focuses on the creation of villains. Why? Because villains are vital to your novels. They create conflict, drive tension and up the pace. Without a solid villain, your novel will fall flat. In this presentation ...
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