Saturday August 3, 2019
Publishing Your Book
Using his experience with publishing through Amazon's KDP service, Felix Giordano will guide you step-by-step through the process. Topics to be covered are setting up your book files so they are compatible with KDP, creating a professional looking copyright page, uploading your book to KDP, creating a Kindle file of your book, subscribing your book to Kindle Unlimited where you can earn additional royalty opportunities, copyrighting your work with the U.S. Copyright Office and registering it with the Library of Congress.
Saturday September 7, 2019
Marketing Your Book
Wayne English - details to be forthcoming.
Saturday October 5, 2019
How to Write Press Releases
Learn all about press releases from Joseph Mehan, former director of the nonprofit CT Guild of Craftsmen and editor of The Craft Digest, a monthly newsletter magazine with show listings and articles about crafts people.
Joe continues to write press releases for various nonprofits in Connecticut and will share his knowledge and experience with you in this class setting.
Bring paper and pen and be prepared to take notes. This class is appropriate for anyone who owns a business, sells a product, has a hobby, or is an author and needs to promote their product or upcoming events.
Saturday November 16, 2019
Increase Your Amazon Visibility
Many self-published authors sell most of their books at libraries, craft fairs, farmers markets, and other local events, often expending valuable time and their own money in the process.
What if it could be proven that you can increase your book sales without even leaving the comfort of your own home? There are hidden opportunities that will yield increased online sales by modifying your book's Amazon pages.
Best selling and award winning local author, Felix F. Giordano will show you how to increase the visibility of your book on Amazon by using a proven methodology that is available to everyone. He will provide a sample of actual results that show what prospective readers are searching for.
Felix F. Giordano is the author of the Jim Buchanan Novels with book sales in excess of 6,000 of which more than 90% are Amazon online purchases. He has also generated additional online royalties from more than 2.5 million pages read by Amazon customers who subscribe to Kindle Unlimited.
Saturday December 21, 2019
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