Build a Stunning Author Website with No Web Skills
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This is a two hour video course showing you exactly how to create a custom author website that will allow you to sell more books, reach new readers, and simplify your marketing. If you want to take a look at what the finished website could look like visit "JohnDoeAuthor.com." Of course, this sample site can be customized with your own background, header image, and colors - have a look at the introduction video to see how amazing this can look.
If you are an author who doesn't currently have a website (or has a blog hosted on Blogger or Wordpress.com), then this is the perfect tutorial for you. Owning your own web presence means that you'll always have a direct way to reach your fans, which can never be guaranteed when you don't own the space on which your website is hosted. For a minimal cost (less than $10 a month) and an afternoon of your time, you can create a safe and secure place for interacting with your fans and selling more books.
This course is entirely video (screencast) based, you just need to follow along with exactly what I am doing on the screen and you'll have a stunning website in under a day. In fact, I'd recommend that you just set aside a full afternoon to complete the course, as it is best done in one sitting!
If you are still unsure of whether you should take this course, have a quick watch of the introduction video and you'll hear some of today's top self published authors talk about the value of having an author website. You will also learn how to start a mailing list (also for free) which allows you direct access to your fans and is regarded as the most powerful marketing tool in any authors arsenal.
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|Section 1: Domains and Hosting|
Purchasing your Domain
Getting some Hosting
|Section 2: Setting up Wordpress|
Creating your Sites Pages
Creating the Graphics for Your Site
Creating the All-Important Books Page
|Section 3: Adding Content|
Filling Out the Pages with Some Content
|Section 4: Improving Various Elements of the Site|
Adding Social Media Buttons and the Contact Form
Making the Sidebar Look Awesome
Creating a Blog Post
Creating a Newsletter Signup Form
Bonus: Email your Subscribers
I'm Simon Whistler, the host of the popular weekly podcast for self-published authors - Rocking Self Publishing.
Before I got into podcasting I freelanced creating educational videos, and I also have a good knowledge of Wordpress (which is what RockingSelfPublishing.com) is built on. I have combined these skills to bring you a Udemy course.
I have created a 2 hour video course about creating an author website so that you can develop a great online platform for selling more books. This course is designed for complete beginners who have never build a website before. It will allow you to build a website in as little as an afternoon allowing you to sell more books, reach new readers, and project a professional online presence.
If you want to get in touch with my, about my courses or my podcast, just drop me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.