ALLi Author Advice Centre
About This Show
Are you new to the world of self-publishing? Or a seasoned indie author who wants the cut through the noise and get the latest and most important self-publishing advice and information? The “Ask ALLi Podcast" comes from The Alliance of Independent Authors, the non-profit association for authors who self-publish, and the most trusted name in self-publishing.
Our podcast is hosted by Orna Ross (Director of ALLi) and Joanna Penn (ALLi’s Author Enterprise Advisor ) and brings you a monthly Member Advice Q&A as well as regular updates from the Indie Author Fringe online conference for authors, and other interviews, advice and education that draw on the expertise of the ALLi team and our extensive network of advisors.
All interviews, advice and recommended services are fully vetted by ALLi’s Watchdog Desk. You can trust us to only bring you the best thoughts, tips, tools and actionable techniques.
For an investment of just one hour a week, you can keep completely up to date with this fast-changing industry and its exploding range of opportunities for authors.
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Most Recent Episode
Ask ALLi Member Q&A: Self-Publishing Questions Answered by Orna Ross and Joel Friedlander
7 days ago
Each month, Orna Ross, ALLi Director, invites a special guest into the indie author hot seat to answer ALLi Members’ self-publishing questions. This month’s special guest was self-publishing pioneer Joel Friedlander.
“Self-publishing gives you an opportunity to change the world, one reader at a time, but you have to treat your work with the respect it deserves.”
“Keep learning and don’t give up, book publishing is a marathon, not a sprint.”
Our monthly Ask ALLi broadcasts are an ideal way to keep learning about being an indie author and the skills you need to acquire to become a successful self-publisher.
Here are the topics we covered:
FREE Writing Technique
How important is it that non-fiction copy editors have familiarity with the topic they’re editing?
Will the new Amazon KDP Paperback service replace Createspace?
How do we find a publicist we can trust?
What is your experience with Bookbaby? Good, bad, or indifferent?
The strategy of using Amazon and IngramSpark together, and what direction to take on my ISBNs.
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