Commerce

Why you should sell your ebook on your own website

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There’s a critical step between “I’ve created an ebook” and “I made a sale!” You have to decide where to sell it. There are plenty of options for selling an ebook, including Amazon Kindle Publishing, Gumroad, and NOOK Press. We think one spot rises above the rest, though—your own website. If you already have a site set up, adding an ecommerce tool to help you…

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How to automate your coaching business in 5 easy ways

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Running a successful coaching business means you have a lot of plates to keep spinning. You’re busy running coaching sessions, onboarding new clients, creating new programs, managing social media…the list is endless! And even though coaching is a fantastic business model, you’ll burn out if you’re always trading time for money. But what if you’ve already outsourced what you can and your rates are already…

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How to set the right online course price for you and your audience

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As a creator, you’ve probably figured out that one of the main streams of income you can create is through building online courses. They’re your way to that sweet, sweet passive income we’ve all been dreaming about. Once you’ve decided you’re ready to roll with your online course and found your audience's main pain point, your next big hurdle to cross before sending your online course…

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25+ direct-to-fan marketing tools for indie musicians

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As a former singer myself, I know firsthand how easy it is to get absorbed into your music and put things like marketing on the backburner. “I’ll deal with it later”, you say… “I’m a musician, not a marketer.” But I’m here to tell you that music and marketing aren’t mutually exclusive—you can be good at both! And if you want a thriving career as…

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You don’t need a giant email list for a successful launch

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Jump ahead Corey Haines and finding proof of concept Louis Nicholls sells out on the pre-launch Samar Owais and the value of testing before trying Erin Flynn moves from workshops to a signature course Have you been waiting to launch an informational product because you think you don’t have a big enough list? Then it's quite possible you’ve been missing out on sales. We’ve found…

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6 insider secrets for creating and selling fonts online

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Jump ahead It’s easy for anyone to create and sell fonts online 6 secrets to creating and selling fonts online How to set up fonts in your ConvertKit Commerce store Teela Cunningham spent every day as a graphic designer at an agency wondering if her days as an artist were numbered. With a creative director that constantly rejected her designs, she felt squeezed in both…

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Customer onboarding for digital products: The what, why, and how

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Jump ahead What is onboarding, and why is it so important? 7 tips on how to create a great onboarding experience for digital products + examples Step by step guide: How to leverage email in customer onboarding for digital products Have you ever bought something that needed to be assembled and discovered there were no instructions included in the box? Not only is it frustrating,…

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6 ebook marketing ideas guaranteed to grow sales

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Jump ahead Why you should focus on building your email list Build a hyper-interested email list with a specific lead magnet Pre-sell your ebook Show what’s inside with a table of contents Use automated email sequences Add and promote extra ebook formats and additional resources Build and nurture a dedicated social following Create an ebook marketing plan you can rely on   You have an…

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Why you shouldn’t sell your ebook on Amazon

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Jump ahead Why you shouldn’t sell your ebook on Amazon How ConvertKit helps you sell your ebook How to upload your ebook in ConvertKit Commerce You’ve finished your book, and now it’s time to share it with the world. The hard part — the writing — is over, right? But for authors Alex Hillman and Ryan Law, the frustrations were only beginning. It seemed like…

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60+ unique digital product ideas for every niche

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Jump ahead Digital product ideas to sell online Photography and videography Educational resources Templates Design Recordings Tech What digital product will you sell?   Picture this: you wake up in the morning and have a million items to check off your to-do list. Client work, content creation, product development, accounting, inbox management…you get the idea. If you’re like most creators, the above situation isn’t difficult…

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Black Friday discounts: 7 clever ways creators can use discounts to boost sales this season

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Jump ahead The psychology of discounting: Why everyone loves a deal Seven types of discounting for creators to increase revenue Sell more products using discounting today   Everyone loves a bargain. Buying something you’ve had your eye on for a while—and saving a bunch of money in the process—gives you an instant feeling of gratification. It turns out those “smart-shopper feelings” are well-understood—and they don’t…

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