Alliance of Independent Authors has sponsored two INDIE AUTHOR FRINGE 2016 – for Authors, by Authors which occurred on April 15 and May 14. The third and final occurs October 22, 2016
[All Info and logos, below, are from Alli‘s page and emails in March and September from Orna Ross]
Alli is hosting three, one-day, online events, as fringe options to the three main global publishing events of the year: London Book Fair, Book Expo America and Frankfurt Book Fair.
Each Indie Author Fringe event is an FREE ONLINE AUTHOR CONFERENCE, offering expertise and experience from indies and self-publishing services around the globe.
Register here: https://app.convertkit.com/landing_pages/86364
Third event starts on October 22 at 10 AM Frankfurt Time.
Yes, it’s Indie Author Fringe time again. Our next — third and final — online conference of the year will be on Saturday 22nd October, for the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Its theme is Running an Indie Author Business, and again, we’re lining up a roster of world-class speakers who’ll be sharing their experience and expertise to help you turn your creative endeavors into an enterprise that delivers commercial satisfaction too.
Whether you’re trying to decide if you’re ready to launch your author business or you’re already up and running and need guidance to streamline or improve, our conference will answer all your questions and save you time, money and effort as you go.
6 weeks to our speakers and their sessions. View the speaker line-up here
Launch of the Best Website Competition
The focus of our competition this time is Best Websites for Indie Authors. What website would you recommend as a resource to another indie? A panel of judges will review all entries and the Winner will be recognized and awarded by ALLi. You can submit your own website, or somebody else’s. Please check the submission guidelines.
Your Free Book
And, don’t forget to download your free copy of Opening up to Indie Authors. All Fringe delegates receive this free ebook, which tells you how to get your book into book stores, literary festivals, libraries and wherever good books are found. Use this link to get your free ebook: http://dl.bookfunnel.com/4c4f35haln
HOT OFF THE PRESS
In Celebration of Ingram Spark‘s Gold sponsorship at Indie Author Fringe, they are offering the following:
—All setup costs waived on new titles
—Setup your existing paperback titles in hardback for no additional cost
—Visit their sponsor page for more information
—Enter INDIEFRINGE16 as the Promo code when setting up your title.
Ingram Spark‘s Offer: TERMS & CONDITIONS
Offer valid September 8th to November 30th, 2016
Applies to all printing options
Both print and ebook setup fees will be waived
About The Alliance of Independent Authors
(ALLi, pronounced “ally”) is a global, nonprofit association for writers who self-publish. Read about the benefits of becoming an ALLi member.
WHAT TO EXPECT
—24-hours of advice and expertise, conversations and connections.
How Does a Virtual Conference Work?
As each hour ticks by on October 22, we’ll publish a new Session on our Event Home Page.
Our first Indie Author Fringe primarily focused on “How To Create a Better Book,” though we have sessions on selling and marketing in each Conference. Different sessions are aimed at beginner, intermediate and advanced level, so no matter where you are as an indie author, you’ll find something for you.
Indie Author Fringe FAQ
What is Indie Author Fringe?
Indie Author Fringe (formerly known as IndieReCon) offers FREE ONLINE DAY CONFERENCES for authors interested in self-publishing, alongside three of the biggest publishing fairs.
How many Indie Author Fringe events are you hosting in 2016?
We have held two already and now will be having our third of three online international events in 2016:
Frankfurt Book Fair (19th-23rd October 2016) – Our Indie Author Fringe event will be on October 22nd
London Book Fair (April 12th-14th 2016) – Our Indie Author Fringe event was on April 15th
Book Expo America (May 11th-13th 2016) – Our Indie Author Fringe event was on May 14th
What does Indie Author Fringe Offer?
We offer the best self-publishing advice and education for indie authors across the world — using the global reach of the ALLi</strong> network.
How much does it cost to attend Indie Author Fringe?
We are (and always will be) run by authors for authors, so it’s all free!
What Indie Author topics will your cover?
Over the course of the year, our online conference events will take authors through the entire indie author journey, from writing to promotion and beyond. Each event will offer 24 hours of non-stop advice and inspiration, organized around key self-publishing topics.