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Follow along as book launch expert Tim Grahl teaches you the fundamentals of launching a bestselling book. Based on his work with hundreds of authors and launching dozens of top New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and other bestselling books, he will share the insights and step-by-step tactics you can use to launch your own successful book.

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    Planning My Book Launch

    With my next book, Running Down a Dream, being published on July 11th, I'm now in book launch mode! This week I talk about the origins of the book, my overall plan to launch this book, and my emotions around launching such a personal book.

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    Outreach 101, Plus My Next Book Launch

    My next book, Running Down a Dream, will be published on July 11th. Follow along for the next three months as I plan and execute the launch. In this episode, we start talking about the importance and basics of Outreach.

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    Self-publish the Right Way with Michael Bungay Stanier - Part 1

    Michael Bungay Stanier has done both traditional and self-publishing, and with his latest book he's had the most success. Follow along as he shares the do's and don't's of a self-publishing book launch. See more at booklaunch.com/podcast

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    Book Launching on Kickstarter - Part 3

    Charlie and I continue our discussion on how to successfully launch books on the Kickstarter platform. We talk through how to count the cost of your campaign, how to pick the right funding levels, and how to ensure that your project gets funded.

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    Book Launching on Kickstarter - Part 2

    Marketing and launching a book on Kickstarter. This is a conversation with Charlie Hoehn on the ins and outs of what it takes to launch successfully.

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    Book Launching on Kickstarter - Part 1

    Have you ever thought about launching a book on Kickstarter? Or even running your own crowd funded book project? Book marketing expert and friend Charlie Hoehn joins me to discuss his latest project and how he's leveraging Kickstarter for the launch.

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    Email Marketing and Book Launches

    Email marketing is your #1 tool in selling more books. In this episode I discuss how to get your email list up and running and get your first 100 subscribers. See more at booklaunchshow.com.

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    Social Media and Book Launches

    How does social media play into your overall author platform and book launch goals? In this episode I break down the truths and myths around social media. See more at booklaunch.com.

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    What is an author platform?

    Every author has to solve three problems in order to build a platform that reliably sells books.

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    Your Questions, My Answers - Part 2

    What is the best time of year to launch your book? How do you prove that people bought your book? How fast can I expect to grow? These questions and more are answered in this episode.

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    Your Questions, My Answers - Part 1

    How much time should I spend on marketing? How do I move to the Long Game launch? Should self-pub authors focus on pre-orders? These questions and more get answered.

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    Getting Fans and Influencers to Help

    There are two groups of people you want spreading the word about your book... fans and influencers. One is pretty easy and straight forward, the other... is not! Tim walks you through each of these and how to best approach it.

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    How to Get Fans to Buy Your Book

    Why should anyone buy your book right now? It's going to be available forever. It's too easy to put the book on their wish list and then never get around to buying it. How do you trigger people to buy now instead of waiting until later?

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    The 4 Types of Book Launches

    There are 4 types of book launches and you need to know which type you are running before you start making any plans.

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    Let's Get Started

    Join Tim Grahl, book marketing expert, as he shares the strategy and tactics he's learned from launching dozens of top bestselling books.

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