The Rebel Author Podcast

083 Publishing from Zero in 2021 with David Gaughran

April 28, 2021

Episode Show Notes

In this episode we cover: 

  • What are the key elements you need to take into account when starting from zero
  • Most common indie publishing mistakes new writers make
  • What business and platform basics do you need in place before you publish
  • What marketing should a writer do when they only have one book
  • How do you continue to get sales after launch?

This week’s question is: What worries you about starting from zero?

Recommendation of the week is: This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

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This is a link explaining how the book was written: A Conversation with Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

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