I have 2+ years of experience in the self publishing industry. I've published 20+ books on the Amazon platform.
I am an experienced in email marketing fanatic, having copy-written emails for all 15+ authors I've worked with in the past. These emails range from welcome email series, onboarding reader series, book sales funnels and ongoing weekly newsletter type emails.
I have 5+ years experience in email marketing, having run my own freelancing and author sites during this time, and understand landing pages, opt-in forms, lead magnets, content upgrades plus how to get traffic to your site so that readers find your books. It's kinda my thing :-)
For this author, I've worked with her from the time her editor finished with the book, formatting the book for Createspace and Kindle, crafting the book description, keyword identification, podcast outreach, street team identification, email marketing (launch emails, welcome series and newsletter) + book launch strategy.
Edited book (copy edit), formatted for Createspace and Kindle, managed upload process, crafted book description, keyword identification, book launch strategy and execution + email marketing (launch emails and welcome series for lead magnet). Created landing page as well.
Formatted book for Createspace and Kindle, created book description, keyword identification and book launch strategy, including social media image creation, suggested email strategies.
Book formatting for Createspace and Kindle, crafted and formatted book description, keyword and category identification and book launch strategy, include launch email series.
Edited book, formatted for Createspace and Kindle, managed uploading process, formatting and creation of book description, keyword identification and book launch strategy, include launch sequence emails, and suggested follow up series.
Free book launch, #1 best seller within 48 hours.
Formatted book from Word document into Createspace and Kindle formats, including book description creation and formatting, keyword identification and book launch strategy, including social media strategies and email sequences.
Launched book at $0.99 to #1 best seller within 48 hours.
Reformatted second edition of Forrest's book, Baseballs Don't Bounce for Createspace and Kindle, including uploading process, description formatting and keyword identification. Managed book launch, including social media strategy, street team email sequence and launch email sequence.
Book launch at $0.99, achieving #1 best seller within 48 hours.
Formatted book for Createspace and Kindle. Managed uploading process, formatting description, keyword identification and book launch process.
Achieve #1 best seller within 48 hours.
I worked with Mitch on creating the perfect book launch for his new book, Ignite. Worked closely with the book designer on getting the interior file right for Createspace as well as formatting the book description, completing keyword research and uploading to both Createspace and Kindle marketplaces.
Updated Author Central and provided email sequences for use during launch. Crafted a launch plan of 7 days at $0.99 then increased price.
Achieved #1 best seller within 24 hours and $100 spent on advertising.
I have formatted all of my own books for Createspace and Kindle as well as other marketplaces such as iBooks, Kobo, Google Play etc.
I write all my own book descriptions, run keyword research (using SEO knowledge) and have email sequences and funnels in place for each book.
I currently have 20+ books published.
You’ve got some big dreams. That’s right! Whether you can remember them or not… Those Big Dreams Are In There! You just need a bit of a helping hand to take that first step… or that 101st step. You’re looking to re-spark your dreams in a big way, but you don’t know where to start or which step to take first, and it’s so overwhelming that you’re worried that your dreams are beginning to fade aw... read more
Are you struggling to achieve success in your fundraising events? Do you find yourself ALWAYS carrying the ‘cause?’ Are you TIRED of saying "we don't have a budget for that?" Do you have a great idea but have no idea how to fund it? Do you want to make a positive, lasting difference in your school or community but don't know where to begin?If so, The Student's Guide to Successful Fundraising i... read more
Are you feeling hopeless? Do you feel like happiness is a far-fetched idea and not something you'll ever experience again?How great would it feel to have a little less anxiety in your life? Or be free of depression? Overcoming Fear & DepressionBaseballs Don't Bounce is full of ideas on how to help you in:- Getting self-help for depression- How to overcome fear- How to survive near-death experi... read more
Why is it so Hard to Save Money?!Do you wonder where your money's going and why you never seem to have enough to SAVE at the end of the month?Does it feel like your money is controlling you? That it seems to have a life of it's own, disappearing from your bank account as quickly as you put it in...Enough is enough, right? It's time to take back control and manage that money, manage it right in... read more
Are You Struggling?Do you have a secret? Or a foggy memory, something that you've had sitting in the back of your mind, constantly pushed down so you NEVER have to face it?For 30+ years I ignored the signs, suppressed the memories and yucky feelings, because I was ashamed and felt I was to blame, that somehow, it was all my fault.Rewriting LifeIn this book, you will see just what my secrets we... read more
Tired, Need Patience and Just Want Your Life Back?!You thought motherhood was going to be easy - your friends are great at it, but your home isn't what you hoped it would be. You want the map—the one designed especially for YOU, one especially for each kid. So you skim parenting books, ask friends and family and look at you’re surroundings—freaking out at the tasks that lie ahead.You probably ... read more
A True Story About the Power of Hugs12 Hugs to Happiness is a true story of a child from a broken home who finds self-love and acceptance in an unsuspecting place, within himself. This book shares with children that you do not have to live with Sadness, Loneliness or Anxiety and that it doesn’t matter where you are from, what your current circumstances are or what you are going through...The p... read more
How Will You Face Your Next Curve?In these turbulent times, it is easy to feel that life’s challenges are too heavy to bear. Do you ever feel discouraged, wondering HOW you will face the next curve that comes your way?Feel Empowered...If you're ready to feel empowered and take a leap of faith in yourself and the world, then Keeping It Together When Life Throws You Curves, is the right book for... read more
Transform Your LifeThere are moments in our life where things don't go according to plan. Something happens to us that is life-changing, and it's often difficult to return to life as 'normal'.Surviving a life-changing event (such as depression or losing al over one) is one thing, thriving after it and being happy again—seems almost impossible.Things that you once cared about don't seem importa... read more
FULLY UPDATED 2017When was the last time you went to the gym or exercised? When was the last time you actually enjoyed exercise or had the time to fit it into your hectic schedule?If YOU Hate the Gym...Whether you're a busy mom, single woman with an up and coming career or full-time entrepreneur, figuring out how to fit exercising and healthy weight loss into your daily routines can be hard.Ho... read more
Are you struggling to make your money last all the way to the end of the month? Are you trying to figure out HOW you're going to make ends meet with the money you're currently earning?I get it. You want to do everything and find it FRUSTRATING that you don't earn what you are worth and how that then translates into you NOT being able to get everything you want.So what can you do? What options ... read more
Are you struggling to make ends meet? Are you trying to figure out HOW you're going to make ends meet with the money you're earning? I get it. You want to do everything and find it FRUSTRATING that you don't earn what you are worth and how that then translates into you NOT being able to get everything you want. So what can you do? What options are there? Do you:1. Apply for a personal loan, on... read more
When Did Fear Become Such a Dirty Word? When did feeling fearful become something to be hidden, to be pushed down and ignored? As entrepreneurs, we're told to hide any signs of weakness, any feelings that might allude to the fact that we're only human. We have flaws, we have doubts, and continuing to ignore these, WILL lead to a life half lived. We feel shame because we aren't able to just pus... read more
How are YOU engaging with your readers?Congratulations. You've finished your book! Go you. Now you're ready to hit 'publish' and wait for the millions to roll in, a la 50 Shades of Grey... what's that you hear? Crickets? Doh!Writing your story is the easy part, publishing, launching and getting in front of your readers, your raving fans, that's the part that's tricky if you're not sure how to ... read more
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I own a niche public relations boutique that manages marketing & publicity campaigns for a wide-range of publishers & authors.
Michael Doane is a marketer and web developer who loves to help authors build their platforms and connect with their audiences.