Interview

Episode 83 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 2 (of 2)

In this episode Mark shares the second half of a Draft2Digital "Ask Us Anything" Live Chat that was recorded on Thursday June 27, 2019. The chat was composed of questions submitted by authors and answered by Dan Wood, Kevin Tumlinson, and Mark. Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a personal update and then shares… Continue reading Episode 83 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 2 (of 2)

Interview

Episode 82 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 1 (of 2)

In this episode Mark shares the first half of a Draft2Digital "Ask Us Anything" Live Chat that was recorded on Thursday June 27, 2019. The chat was composed of questions submitted by authors and answered by Dan Wood, Kevin Tumlinson, and Mark. Prior to the main segment, Mark shares a personal update, talks about comments… Continue reading Episode 82 – Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING June 2019 – Part 1 (of 2)

Solo

Episode 55 – Forward Momentum While Looking Back

In this solo episode, Mark takes a look at his 2018 writing and publishing goals and shares the hits, the misses, and the alterations that took place in the past twelve months. He feels it is important to remind writers that if they are already beating themselves up for not completing all the previous year's… Continue reading Episode 55 – Forward Momentum While Looking Back

Interview

Episode 47 – In The Pilot’s Seat With James Blatch

If you are familiar with the Self Publishing Formula Podcast, you'll likely recognize James Blatch as Mark Dawson's right-hand man; his co-host, or, perhaps, his co-pilot for the podcast. But in this episode Mark puts James in the pilots seat with a focus on Blatch's own writing, his background as a reporter, a videographer and,… Continue reading Episode 47 – In The Pilot’s Seat With James Blatch

Solo

Episode 36 – It’s Not You, It’s Your Crappy Book Cover

In this solo episode, Mark talks about two specific examples from his own publishing experience, where having a crappy cover didn't help book sales. He walks through the back-story for the eBooks in question, his reasoning behind the initial crappy cover (which he didn't realize was crappy in the first place) as well as the… Continue reading Episode 36 – It’s Not You, It’s Your Crappy Book Cover