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First Book Signing In Over a Year! How Many Books Did I Sell?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3Tb1FqVApI First Book Signing In Over a Year! How Many Books Did I Sell? // I’m so excited to share the vlogs from my first book singings event in over a year! I’m certainly rusty, but I’m hoping this will be the first events of many!...

Editing Vlog – My Beta Reader Editing Process (Working with and finding my beta readers)

https://youtu.be/VhDMkdgPH10 Editing Vlog – My Beta Reader Editing Process (Working with and finding my beta readers) // I’m showing you how I worked with my beta readers. I’m going into detail on how I found my beta readers, worked with them to gain feedback, and...

Set Up eBook Pre-Orders on Amazon & Draft2Digital + Pre-Order Campaign Incentives to Sell More Books

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1L2TUHJgOIQ Setting Up eBook Pre-Orders on Amazon & Draft2Digital + Planning Pre-Order Campaign Incentives to Sell More Books // In today’s vlog I’m showing you how I set up my book for pre-order on Amazon through Kindle Direct...

Designing My Book Cover – Contemporary Book Cover Reveal & How the Book Cover Was Illustrated

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=469S0fp6Lcg Designing My Book Cover – Contemporary Book Cover Reveal & How the Book Cover Was Illustrated // I finally get to reveal the cover for my fourth novel, Meet Me at the Summit! In this video I’m taking you through the book...

Organizing and Decorating The Book Launch Planner Shipping Area – Studio Space Makeover Part 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYyDfgQnq0c Organizing and Decorating The Book Launch Planner Shipping Area - Studio Space Makeover Part 2 // After many many months of renovations, the new studio space for The Book Launch Planner is here and ready to be revealed! See...

Self-Publishing

How to Illustrate a Children’s Book

How to Illustrate a Children’s Book // In this video I’m walking you through some of the many things you need to keep in mind when you’re creating illustrations for your children’s book. There are two major steps: figuring out where the children’s book illustrations...

Speed Book Cover Design: The Cursed Hunter

Speed Book Cover Design: The Cursed Hunter // Ready for another book cover design video? This video I’m doing a speed book cover design for The Cursed Hunter by Bethany Atazadeh. The Cursed Hunter is a young adult fantasy novel and is a Beauty and the Beast retelling....

Marketing For Authors

3 Reasons No One is Buying Your Book

Let’s talk about why someone may not be buying your book. In this week’s video, I’m talking about the 3 major reasons why someone may not want to buy your book. Let’s find out what you can do to help sell your book to more readers! Mentioned in this video… Learn more...

A Must-Read Book Series For Authors!

What’s one book series I think every author should read, especially indie authors? Well, I’m definitely biased, but Bethany and I have been hard at work making our series, Marketing for Authors, the go-to resource for book marketing. Today we’re celebrating the...

YA INK & Writing Tips

Write an Engaging Children’s Book

Write an Engaging Children’s Book // In a previous video, I talked about the 8 simple steps to write a children’s book, which covered the broad process of writing, editing, and publishing a children’s book. For today’s video, I wanted to dive deeper into the writing...

How to Write a Children’s Book in 8 Basic Steps

How to Write a Children's Book in 8 Basic Steps// I’m writing a children’s book! Besides using this video to announce my children’s book, I also wanted to talk about the basics of writing a picture book. We’ll be learning the different categories of children’s books...

6 Common Writing Mistakes to Avoid

6 Common Writing Mistakes to Avoid // Todays we’re talking about some of the common mistakes I see writers making all the time! We’re you’re a new writer, or an old pro, some of these mistakes that writers are making is probably something you can work on improving as...

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