Begin the place you might be with what you’ve got. You have heard it a whole lot of occasions. However what does that imply? You have revealed the e-book and you bought it on up Amazon. Congratulations!
Now what? Now the enjoyable and frenzy begins.
You push individuals to purchase it. You share the hyperlink from Amazon. You do “free obtain” days with the eBook. You run Fb adverts. You weblog about it. You ship out eblasts. You get inventive and do a e-book trailer and some weblog excursions. You write a press launch. You pitch your self to the media. You e-book your self on podcasts or run a teleseminar or begin podcast throughout the topic of the e-book.
Hoping individuals purchase the e-book, discuss concerning the e-book after which have extra individuals BUY the e-book. Whew!
E-book gross sales are hovering – for no less than three months. Then you already know what occurs after about 90 days?
You are worn out and bored with pushing your e-book. You cease pushing it and your gross sales tank. All that tough work and also you are actually at a stand nonetheless.
That is why being an writer isn’t sufficient. You must turn out to be an authorpreneur. You should have a technique to show your e-book right into a enterprise.
You’re the skilled and the authority on regardless of the subject of your e-book. You shouldn’t restrict your self to only being a gross sales individual for a e-book. You’re the CEO of your data product enterprise.
An authorpreneur creates programs, workbooks, audio books, dwelling examine programs, lecture sequence – and even “branded” merchandise like T-shirts, journals, backpacks or telephone circumstances. That is what we name “product line extension.”
Suppose like an entrepreneur – not like an writer. Positive, you may go communicate and promote books behind the room. However you are not leveraging your complete enterprise mannequin of what’s attainable with a e-book.
- You’ll be able to maintain a yearly convention or conference across the topic of your e-book.
- You could possibly create an entire gross sales funnel and launch video/audio classes for various ranges of studying. Take into consideration launching a sequence for individuals who are starting, then intermediate and at last superior.
- You could possibly coach people and seek the advice of with companies.
- You could possibly promote your e-book in bulk to organizations.
- You could possibly turn out to be a paid spokesperson, columnist or an everyday contributor to media group because the skilled.
- You could possibly get sponsors and supply them with content material for his or her blogs.
The alternatives are countless. There are a whole lot of merchandise or streams of revenue you may pull out of your e-book, however you have to assume like an authorpreneur. It is actually about leveraging your assets, experience and enterprise savvy to get to the following stage.