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How to Write a Business Book

So you want to write a business book? In this free 10-part course, publishing partner Alison Jones will show you how to structure and write your book.

Taught by Alison Jones

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How to Self-Publish a Book

Be the next Andy Weir or E.L. James by launching your writing career with a self-published book. In this 10-part course, learn what it takes to be a successful indie author.

Taught by Martin Cavannagh

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Stop Procrastinating! Build a Solid Writing Routine

This 10-part course will reveal researched-backed, actionable tips to help you face down your procrastination gremlins and find a solid writing routine.

Taught by Prolifiko

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Novel Writing 101

So you want to write a novel? In this 10-part course, bestselling author Ben Galley will show you how to plan and write your book. Sign up for free!

Taught by Ben Galley

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Everything You Need to Know About Amazon Algorithms

Amazon is more than just a retailer: it is a search engine as well as a book discoverability website. In fact, it’s the world’s leading search engine for books, where the majority of buyers go to find their next read. Which is why it is so important for indie authors to know exactly how readers ...

Taught by Ricardo Fayet

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Facebook Ads for Authors

If you're an independent author (or even a traditionally published one), you've probably heard about "Facebook ads" before. It's not a new thing, and it might have gotten more competitive in the past few months, however it remains one of the only proven ways to grow your mailing list and get more...

Taught by Ricardo Fayet

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Traditional Publishing 101

Almost every author’s dream is to get a book deal and a big advance from a famous publisher. But how can you get your foot in the door, how much money can authors expect, and what happens once you sign on the line?

Taught by Scott Pack

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Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing

In this 10-part course, discover the key differences between self-publishing and traditional publishing, as well as the benefits you can expect from both.

Taught by Martin Cavannagh

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Book Marketing 101

All successful independent authors have found a way to build a loyal readership who raves about their books. If you're about to self-publish your first book, this course will go over all the basics.

Taught by Ricardo Fayet

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