Kickstarter: The Latest Strategies for Authors Show 9-25-2014

Authors and authors-to-be want to make sure they have enough money to fund their book project. Crowdfunding is one of their go-to places to bring in those moneys. Today's program brings in a key player from Kickstarter is going to give inside tips and tricks to create a campaign and make it succeed.  Kickstarter has some new rules and guidelines--learn them first hand.  

  • Creating ideal rewards for donors.
  • Components that every campaign needs.
  • Key strategies that are needed and ones to avoid. 
  • How to tell if you've got a book that will attract donors.
  • Where short cuts can be used and where never to short cut.
  • What to expect within a campaign.
  • How to create the timing to roll out a campaign
  • Items to include in your project page.

  • Promoting a project once it's live.

  • Identifying the right time to run a Kickstarter campaign for your book.

  • Tips on setting project goal.

  • Making a good Kickstarter video.

  • And lots more ...

Lots to talk about ... tune in for another great show on Author U - Your Guide to Book Publishing with Dr. Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd.

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