Writing a book is only a small step in the process of becoming a published author. This course will guide you through the process of everything you need to do.
Across a 12 month timeline, every step you need to take is broken down and organised into 5 categories (task buckets!).
Are you confused or struggling about the order you need to complete writing, publishing and book marketing tasks?
Would you like to set a deadline for your book launch?
Do you know all the little and large steps you need to take to bring your book successfully to market?
This course will guide you through the big tasks right down to the finer details leaving no stone unturned. Succinct lists and downloadable PDF's will help you absorb the abundance of information provided in this course.
Wherever you are in the book creation process, this course will take you through all the publishing steps to maximise your chances of success.
Help you get organised - know what you need to do and when.
Inform you of the many tasks involved in successfully writing, publishing, marketing, distributing and leveraging your book.
Stop you from making simple writing and publishing mistakes.
Know when to outsource a task or when to tackle it yourself.
Save $$$ by doing the right things in the right order.
This course lays out all the steps you need to take during the publication process for your book, right through to book launch day and post-launch activities.
Doing tasks in the right order and timeframe - whether they are WRITING, PUBLISHING, MARKETING, DISTRIBUTION OR LEVERAGING tasks, is efficient, economical, limits stress and will keep your book project on track.
You'll learn the ideal time to outsource tasks such as editing and proofreading, right through to when to contact distributors, media and engage your book cover designer.
Ignorance is not bliss when it comes to writing and launching a book. By being organised and informed, you can make the most of every opportunity that comes your way, but more specifically, you'll be able to create opportunities too!
With so many millions of books and authors out there, this course will list all the little and large tasks you need to do - in an ideal order - to maximise your book's chance of success. Know what needs to happen when, and never miss a crucial deadline.
Give it a try, it's worth the investment and could save you from making countless mistakes on your writing and publishing journey.
The many tasks involved in planning, writing, publishing and marketing a book can make even a veteran author and publisher feel overwhelmed.
And if you're self-publishing, even more so!
But what if you had a guide to show you not just the myriad of tasks you need to tick off, but also the optimal timeline to do so?
Join Anna Featherstone, author of Look - It's Your Book! and founder of Bold Authors, for this highly useful course, full of actionable information and important tips.
Anna will demystify all the little and large steps that you need to take - and when - to bring your book to market successfully.
In this presentation, you will:
This course is a major extension of the presentations Anna Featherstone has presented for The Australian Society of Authors, The Small Press Network's Independent Publishing Conference and other writing groups. It contains added material, checklists and worksheets.
"Excellent material! So much I hadn't thought to do."
"Wow! Thanks for laying it all out like this."
"So much good information!"
Welcome to the Ultimate Timeline Guide to Successfully Publish Your Book
Introduction to Task Buckets and Publishing TImelines
12+ Months Before Launch
12 Months Before Launch
8 to 12 Months Before Launch
Six Months Before Launch
4 to 6 Months Before Launch
3 Months Before Launch
2 Months Before Launch
1 Month Before Launch
2 to 4 Weeks Before Launch
Launch Day Tasks
Post Launch Tasks
This course is so new I don't have any testimonials yet :) , but if I'd have had access to these publishing timeline checklists and information when I was publishing my books, I would have made it to book launch day a whole lot calmer, more organised, having made less costly mistakes and with greater marketing and collaboration opportunities for my books.
As an author, it's worth it.
No more guessing about what to do when.
13 VIDEO MODULES & CHECKLISTS TO MAXIMISE YOUR BOOK'S CHANCE OF SUCCESS