So this just happened. Self-publishing UK authors have been waiting ages for Amazon to let us run ads in the UK Amazon store. For ages now, the only way to run an ad on Amazon has been to use Amazon Advertising (formerly known as Amazon Marketing Services or AMS) and that means we indie authors […]
David Wake has got to grips with the Big Createspace Switcheroo. Here’s how he did it… I suspect most indie authors have a soft spot for Createspace. It’s the first outlet most people used to generate a paperback book. Ebooks feel virtual and imaginary, a book is a solid thing and Createspace gave us that. […]
Andy Conway hits out at the companies charging a fortune for ‘self-publishing services’ and tells a sell-out crowd at the Wolverhampton Literature Festival how to publish for free in three simple steps.
Punk Publishers went along to the launch of Tony Cooper’s The Murder Club – a graphic novel – and discussed indie publishing.
Just in time for our launch, a big box of *Punk Publishing* arrives. Andy and David launch the definitive guide to indie publishing.
We’ve got a great review in OutsideLeft magazine this morning. “Andy and Dave’s Punk Publishing manual is the silk road route to sharing your work. As facilitators go, Punk Publishing is evidence driven and anecdote-laden and amusing. If you buy one guidebook with a predominantly yellow cover this year, let this one be it.” Read […]
Part 3 of 3. Ahead of the launch of the book PUNK PUBLISHING, Andrew Sparke interviews Andy Conway and David Wake at the Tamworth Literature Festival. They talk about: – How to publish paperback books, for FREE – Using Createspace – The miracle of Print On Demand – Why indie authors need to become marketers […]
More from our talk at the Tamworth Literature Festival. In Part 2 (of three videos) Andrew Sparke, Andy Conway and David Wake talk about: – How to define indie-publishing – How to make strangers buy your book – How Amazon levelled the publishing playing field – How ‘Punk Publishing’ is full of personal experience – […]
Ahead of the launch of the book PUNK PUBLISHING, Andrew Sparke interviews Andy Conway and David Wake at the Tamworth Literature Festival. In Part 1 (of three videos) they talk about: – How Andy and David started out self-publishing – How independent publishing is taking over – The DIY punk ethic – How to publish […]
Punk Publishing will launch this Friday night at Birmingham’s pop-up indie festival. Friday 13th 6-10pm Andy Conway and David Wake launch the PUNK PUBLISHING DIY GUIDE to indie publishing this Friday, as part of an evening devoted to the DIY punk ethic. The launch is part of the ‘Show Me Your Birmingham’, an alternative arts […]