Interview

Episode 177 – Author Insights from Youth Services Librarians

Mark interviews Julie Bonser (Head of Youth Services) and Michelle Rutter (Teen Services Librarian) from Eastern Munroe Public Library in Pennsylvania. Prior to the interview is an message about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work distributed to retailers and library systems around the world at starkreflections.ca/Findaway. In… Continue reading Episode 177 – Author Insights from Youth Services Librarians

Interview

Episode 110 – Working with Libraries and Bookstores

In this episode Mark shares an interview that was conducted in the Draft2Digital offices for a Facebook Live video where Dan Wood interviewed Mark about his new book An Author's Guide to Working with Libraries and Bookstores. An Author's Guide to Working with Libraries and Bookstores This episode is sponsored by the Patrons of this… Continue reading Episode 110 – Working with Libraries and Bookstores

Solo

Episode 99 – Getting Your Book Into Libraries

In this solo episode Mark talks about how authors can get their books into libraries in print, eBook and audiobook format. He covers the topic by discussing the triple A's of: AVAILABILITY, AWARENESS, and ACQUISITION. Pics from a Tomes of Terror: Haunted Bookstores & Libraries event in Hamilton Prior to the main topic of this… Continue reading Episode 99 – Getting Your Book Into Libraries

Interview

Episode 93 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything August 2019

Mark shares a slightly abridged audio version of the Draft2Digital "Ask Us Anything" Webinar which was held in the Draft2Digital offices in Oklahoma City on August 29, 2019. It featured Mark, Dan Wood, and Kevin Tumlinson. Screenshot from the Ask Us Anything webinar Prior to the chat, Mark shares the following: The winners of Craig… Continue reading Episode 93 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything August 2019

Interview

Episode 86 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything: Marketing Questions – July 2019

In this episode, Mark shares audio from the July 19, 2019 Draft2Digital ASK US ANYTHING episode in which Kevin Tumlinson, Dan Wood and Mark answer marketing questions submitted by authors. Topics covered in the Q&A include: How to determine who your target audience is as well as methods to start growing that audienceThe importance of… Continue reading Episode 86 – Draft2Digital Ask Us Anything: Marketing Questions – July 2019