Back in January, I shared my writing goals for 2023 and what I was planning for this website and my YouTube channel this year.
One of my goals was to finally take the first steps towards self-publishing a book. (I like the term “indie publishing” better, but I’m using the term “self-publishing” for SEO reasons).
This book will be the first I ever self-publish. So, as I wrote in my January post, I’ll be focusing on researching and experimenting to find out what works and what doesn’t. Then I’ll share what I learn here on the blog. I’m excited for this adventure, and I hope you will enjoy reading these updates and find them helpful.
In February, I began working on planning out a marketing strategy. While my book is a novel, I believe these strategies can be used for a nonfiction book as well.
I’ll break these down into steps for those of you who also want to self-publish a book or more effectively market a traditionally published book.
Without further ado, let’s dive into chapter one of my indie publishing adventure.[Read more…]