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Top 10 List of Books on Crowdfunding Platforms—August 17, 2019

In an effort to connect more book lovers with authors on crowdfunding platforms, here is my list of Top 10 campaigns for this week (in no particular order).The list is sorted by intended audience age so you can more easily find books you are interested in.Be sure to visit them TODAY as these campaigns are time-sensitive and your timely support is critical to launch these books.Click on the …
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110 Backers on Launch Day: Advice for Getting Your Personal Network onto Kickstarter from D.K. Ackerman

D.K. Ackerman went into her book’s Kickstarter campaign with a very small social media presence.By connecting with people individually, Dana was able to connect and leverage her personal network to make a big impression on Kickstarter. She exceeded her a goal of $5k and raised $7,085 from 214 new readers on Kickstarter for her children’s illustrated book, Princess Pirates.Knowing the importance of launch day, Dana conducted …
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Finding the Best Month to Launch Your Book’s Crowdfunding Campaign

Finding the perfect time to launch your book’s crowdfunding campaign is always a tricky balance. Do you launch when there is less competition on the platform or when there are a ton of campaigns running at the same time? January is generally slow because people are still recovering from December holiday (over)spending. However, if you are launching a planner, daily motivator, or other type of inspirational …
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Top 10 List of Books on Crowdfunding Platforms—July 19, 2019

In an effort to connect more book lovers with authors on crowdfunding platforms, here is my list of Top 10 campaigns for this week (in no particular order).The list is sorted by intended audience age so you can more easily find books you are interested in.Be sure to visit them TODAY as these campaigns are time-sensitive and your timely support is critical to launch these books.Click on the …
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5 Things Crowdfunding Authors Wished You Knew

Crowdfunding a book is not an easy task. It requires a lot of research, planning, and preparation.Then, you deal with people’s misconceptions and misunderstandings about your goals (most people think you’re begging).

Worse yet, your well-meaning friends and family reassure you that they’ll “buy it when it’s available on Amazon,” even though you both know they won’t.So, before you start your crowdfunding journey, here are …
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Hi, there, I’m Lisa Ferland and I’ve helped indie authors crowdfund over $100k for their books on Kickstarter and IndieGoGo. I’d love to see if I can help you do the same.

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