EP131: Sam Missingham – A massive boot up the arse for publishing

Sam Missingham fell in love with the quirks of the publishing industry when she started working at The Bookseller over a decade ago. Since then she has worked at HarperCollins as head of audience development, and now runs The Lounge, a marketing resource for writers. With an outsider’s perspective, she has been a pioneer of change in how publishers view digital sales and marketing…

 

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In this episode you will discover…

  • Changes in the publishing industry and what lays ahead in the future 
  • How to reach 26 million people with a budget of £150 
  • How organisations like The Alliance of Independent Authors can help you 
  • How you can use The Lounge to market your books 
  • And what it takes to be an “empowered author”.

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