Paul’s Podcast Diary 112 (Saturday 4th August, 2018 )

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Paul Teague authorWelcome to Paul's Podcast Diary for Saturday 4th August, 2018.

This diary charts my self-publishing journey – the ups the downs, the successes and the failures.

Everything goes into this diary, week-by-week, but you'll also find it a source of great tips, resources, tools, podcast recommendations and so on.

If I ever miss something out, or you'd like more information, just drop me an email at paul@paulteague.com.

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This Week's Talking Points

1) Some Kindle screen shots:

Number 1 in free Crime Thrillers

Number 1 in free Crime Thrillers

Number 1 in Psychological Fiction

Number 1 in Psychological Fiction

Number 1 in free Vigilante Justice

Number 1 in free Vigilante Justice

Number 3 in ALL Kindle Best Sellers

Number 3 in ALL Kindle Best Sellers

With Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Jeffery Archer in the Indian chart

With Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Jeffery Archer in the Indian chart

Number 13 in PAID books!

Number 13 in PAID books!

2) Some iBooks screen shots:

Number 1 in ALL iBooks freebies

Number 1 in ALL iBooks freebies

The Murder Place at number 72 in ALL paid iBooks

The Murder Place at number 72 in ALL paid iBooks

The Forgotten Children at 52 in paid iBooks

The Forgotten Children at 52 in paid iBooks

The Murder Place at 21 in paid crime & thrillers

The Murder Place at 21 in paid crime & thrillers

3) Barnes & Noble screen shot:

Barnes & Noble screenshot

Number 1 in free thrillers in Barnes & Noble

4) See the video of my Day 1 Patreon results here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/my-day-1-bookbub-20440457 [Patreon supporters only]

5) Recommended! Patrick Sherriff's  videos – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1vMG_1S4mc&feature=youtu.be

6) eBook Pricing Strategies to Sell More Books and Maximize Author Earnings – useful article at https://www.writtenwordmedia.com/2018/07/25/ebook-pricing/

7) ALLI article – Opinion: Why I Don’t Worry About Amazon Reviews: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/barry-faulkner-amazon-reviews/

8) I've been at number 1 with my new, smaller categories all week:

Categories in Amazon

9) This week on Twitter:

Mexico tweet

 

Recommended Event - The 7th Self-Publishing Conference (27th April, 2019)

The Self Publishing Conference

This Week’s Self-Publishing News

The Alliance of Independent Authors news update: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishing-news-cockygate-closes/

Coming up on Self-Publishing Journeys ...

Monday 26th November Clare Lydon [Take 2] - creating a major breakthrough as a writer of lesbian fiction here.

Monday 3rd December Alissa Grosso - writing YA and non-fiction here.

Monday 10th December Edwin Downward - writer of Science Fiction Adventures here.

Monday 17th December John Hindmarsh- science fiction and thriller writer here.

Monday 24th December Gary Collins - author of The Simple Life book series here.

Monday 31st December Orna Ross- novelist, poet and Founder of the Alli and the Creativist Club here.

Monday 7th January Jeremy Thompson, the Managing Director of Troubador Publishing here.

Recommended for listing on Google Play and distributing books to China ...

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