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Coffee & Pens

By Kjell Vandevyvere

Writing a book isn't as difficult as it seems—not if you can look over the shoulders of successful authors. Follow Coffee & Pens to learn about self-publishing, building a readership and writing more prolifically.
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The End — 27 Tips from Idea to Published

Coffee & PensMar 14, 2022

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The End — 27 Tips from Idea to Published

The End — 27 Tips from Idea to Published

A collection of the best tips I've learned from the Coffee & Pens interviews.

Read on:

https://kjellv.com/27-book-marketing-ideas/ 

Mar 14, 202229:05
#14 Andrew Warner — Overcoming Struggles
Feb 04, 202252:00
#13 Steph Smith – Distribution and Higher Pricing
Jan 14, 202254:16
#12 Laura Vermeire — Standing Your Ground & Sharing Everything with Your Audience
Dec 20, 202137:03
#11 Ravi Jayagopal — Audience Building as an Author
Dec 11, 202157:30
#10 Ben Guest — Writing advice & optimising Amazon sales
Nov 06, 202155:22
#9 Michaeleen Doucleff — Travel, book deals and parenting
Oct 17, 202143:08
#8 Jon Parker — Scratching Your Own Itch
Oct 09, 202137:54
#7 Adam Putterman & Bob Manfreda — Two Writers, One Voice
Oct 02, 202142:18
#6 Michele Hansen — Interviewing potential readers
Sep 24, 202140:55
#5 Jamie Russo & Ash Lamb — Minimum Viable Books
Sep 15, 202148:42
#4 April Dunford — Positioning your book

#4 April Dunford — Positioning your book

April Dunford, the author of Obviously Awesome talks about her successful marketing strategy, self-publishing and how to do a positioning exercise for a book. Hint: it includes many interviews. 

For more about this book and shownotes, see www.coffeeandpens.com/april-dunford 

Sep 06, 202150:53
#3 Rob Fitzpatrick — Optimising word of mouth sales

#3 Rob Fitzpatrick — Optimising word of mouth sales

Rob Fitzpatrick, who wrote The Mom Test, The Workshop Survival Guide and Write Useful Books, discussed beta-reading, product-testing and marketing your books.

Links via www.coffeeandpens.com/rob-fitzpatrick

Aug 20, 202148:55
#2 David Kadavy — Advantages of Self-Publishing
Aug 13, 202147:02
#1 Craig Burgess — Daily habits and inspiration sources

#1 Craig Burgess — Daily habits and inspiration sources

The first podcast episode of the Coffee & Pens brand, but the thirteenth interview. In this episode, Craig Burgess talks about finding inspiration, journaling, the power of daily habits, and publishing tools. 

Full article including shownotes: https://coffeeandpens.com/craig-burgess

Jul 21, 202142:32