Audiobooks will Gain in Popularity
The Pew Research Center recently reported an increase in audiobook listeners in 2016, with 14% of survey respondents saying that they listened to books. Additionally, The Association of American Publishers reports that “readers” … meaning your book buyers … have put audio in the fastest growing format. This trend is driven by changes in how and where we listen to content. Pay attention to this.
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It’s hot news in audiobook land. Richard Rieman, author of The Author’s Guide to AudioBook Creation revealed that Audible has create. I don’t know how long the “offer” will last … but here’s what it’s smoking and you want to jump on it if you have an audiobook:
1-You can send a free audiobook to anyone on your email list.
2-You will get a 40% royalty on every free book you push out (how cool is …
Is Audio in the AIR for you and your book. If it isn’t, start re-noodling your thinking. Right now, audio books exceed one BILLION in sales .. that’s a lot of listening and re-listening. Think libraries; drive trips; anyone working out; taking a long walk; or even just a quiet afternoon in the garden. Your reach is unlimited–are you taking advantage of it.
1. Before you start down audio-land, it’s wise to consult with someone …