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Upcoming Sessions

Leveraging SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and Google to Sell More Books
Presented by Miral Sattar
Price: $19 for Members | $39 for Non-Members
Time: 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST
Date: Wed, November 30, 2016


Online Book Piracy – What You Need To Know
Presented by Rhonda Rees
Price: $19 for Members | $39 for Non-Members
Time: 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST
Date: Wed, December 14, 2016


How to Help Your Authors Avoid 10 Key Mistakes that Can Derail Their Success
Presented by Bret Ridgway
Price: $19 for Members | $39 for Non-Members
Time: 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST
Date: Wed, January 11, 2017


Previous Sessions (2016-2013)

The Profitable Author: Revenue Streams to Grow Your Publishing Business for Authors, Speakers and Consultants
Presented by Stephanie Chandler
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Feb. 16, 2017. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, November 16, 2016


How to Get Publicity for Your Book – Even on a Shoestring Budget
Presented by Kathryn Kemp Guylay
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Feb. 5, 2017. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, November 2, 2016


Publishing and Writing Law: What You Need to Know
Presented by Ivan Hoffman
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Jan. 5, 2017. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, October 5, 2016


Book Marketing with Internet Media: Power Strategies to Leverage Online Publicity and Grow Your Audience
Presented by Stephanie Chandler
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Dec. 14, 2016. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, September 14, 2016


Audiobook Marketing Tips & Tools
Presented by Richard Rieman
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Nov. 30, 2016. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, August 31, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


Giving and Getting: What Publishers Need to Know About Permissions
Presented by Mary Jo Courchesne
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Nov. 15, 2016. Please check back for details.
Date: Wed, August 10, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


Why Financial Ratios Improve a Publisher’s Liquidity, Profitability and Return to Shareholders
Presented by Daniel R. Siburg
A recording of this session will be made available to IBPA members on Oct. 20, 2016. Please check back for details.
Date:
Wed, July 20, 2016


Trademarks, Copyrights, and Books!
Presented by Stacy Grossman
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Date:
Wed, June 15, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


How to Write a Book Announcement Press Release
Presented by Sandra Beckwith
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Date:
Wed, June 1, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


How to Join the Audiobook Publishing Revolution
Presented by Richard Rieman
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Date:
Wed, April 20, 2016
Duration:
60 minutes


Building Better Campaigns – Part 2 (Getting Started Series)
Presented by Terry Doherty
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Date: Wed, April 13, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


Building Better Campaigns – Part 1 (Getting Started Series)
Presented by Terry Doherty
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Date:
Wed, April 6, 2016
Duration: 60 minutes


Available Wherever Books are Sold: How to Convince Costco, Walmart, Target & Other Huge Chains to Sell Your Books
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Amy Collins
Date:
Wed, March 23, 2016


Legal Essentials for Publishers and Authors
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Stacy Grossman
Date:
Wed, March 16, 2016


The Library as a Discovery Platform
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Moderated by Porter Anderson; featuring 4 panelists
Date:
Wed, Feb 24, 2016


Publishers Can Create Killer Online Author Profiles Too
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Brian Schwartz, founder of SelfPublish.org
Date: Wed, Feb 10, 2016


Publish on Purpose: How to Create a Movement and Sell More Books
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Dara Beevas, Wise Ink Creative Publishing
Date: Wed, Feb 3, 2016


IPR Guide to Rights and Licensing for Self-Published Authors
Presented by Brittany Poulin, IPR License
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Part of the FREE “Get to Know Your IBPA Benefits” webinar series!
Date:
Wed, Jan 13, 2016


RochelleSix Costly Mistakes Self-Publishers Make
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Rochelle Carter, Publisher at Ellechor Media, LLC
Date: Wed, December 16, 2015


Christine-KoboWhat Retailers Want: Setting Yourself Up for Digital Success
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Christine Munroe
Date: Thurs, November 19, 2015


DavidMarlin4x5StdResHow Effective Royalty Management Will Help You Save Money, Enhance Author Relationships, and Generate Additional Revenues
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Part of the FREE “Get to Know Your IBPA Benefits” webinar series!
Presented by David Marlin, MetaComet® Systems Co-Founder
Date: Wed, October 28, 2015


Tammy's HeadshotMatch Game: How to Team Up with the Perfect Editor for You
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Tammy Ditmore and Marla Markman
Date: Wed, September 30, 2015


Kempton-Mooney[1]Using Data to Create a Publishing Strategy
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Kempton Mooney
Date: Wed, September 23, 2015


Amy CollinsMaximize Your Sales on Amazon.com
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Presented by Amy Collins
Date: Wed, August 5, 2015


madans_phil_200-1ISBN’s and Identifiers: Standards Basics for Independent Publishers
A recording of this session is now available to IBPA members only. Please log into your IBPA account to access it.
Presented by Phil Madans
Date: Wed, July 29, 2015


Photo Not AvailableBISAC Subject Headings: Standards Basics for Independent Publishers
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Presented by Connie Harbison, Director of QA, Baker & Taylor
Date: Wed, July 22, 2015


Graham BellMetadata: Standards Basics for Independent Publishers
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Presented by Graham Bell, Executive Director of EDItEUR.
Date: Wed, July 15, 2015


Papertrell_logolargeThe Importance of Search Engine Optimization: How It Can Help You Sell More Books
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Presented by Arun Benty
Date: Wed, June 24, 2015


BarbraDrizinI Have A Facebook Business Page…Now What? 
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Presented by Barbra Drizin, Start from Scratch Social Media
Date: Wed, June 10, 2015


Joel-Friedlander-HIHow to Create Book Covers that Work
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Presented by Joel Friedlander
Date: Wed, May 20, 2015


Dave BrickerAll About Publishing: A Beginner’s Overview
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Presented by Dave Bricker
Date: Wed, April 29, 2015


Screen Shot 2015-02-27 at 11.45.37 AMIngramSpark & Lightning Source: A Distribution Solution for
Every Publisher

A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Part of the FREE “Get to Know Your IBPA Benefits” webinar series!
Presented by Janice Butler and Robin Cutler.
Date: Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Papertrell_logolargeDirect-to-Consumer for Indie Publishers: Stop Worrying and Start Selling
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Presented by Arun Benty, Founder and Director of Business Development at Papertrell
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015


susanruszalaNetGalley — Providing Digital Review Copies to 215,000 Readers
Part of the FREE “Get to Know Your IBPA Benefits” webinar series!
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Susan Ruszala, President of NetGalley
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015


Matt SutherlandBook Reviews Made Easy: A Peek Behind the Editorial Curtain at Foreword Reviews
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Presented by Matt Sutherland
Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Susan McBethPlanning for Author Events – NOW!
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Presented by Susan McBeth
Date: Wednesday, January 21, 2015


Barblan_BeatA Review of Self-Publishing: A Discussion with Bowker
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Presented by Beat Barblan and Laura Dawson of Bowker. 
Date: Wednesday, January 7, 2015


Penny photo (current)[2]How to Sell Books by the Truckload on Amazon
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Penny Sansevieri
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014


CatRusso2The Frankfurt Book Fair…So Now What Happens?
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Presented by Cat Russo
Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014


Jeniffer ThompsonHarness the Power of The Internet and Build Your Online Audience
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Presented by Jeniffer Thompson
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


DeFilippoUnder the Covers: Book Page Design
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Presented by Michele DeFilippo
Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Carla KingA Beginner’s Guide to Self-Publishing
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Presented by Carla King
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


BarbraDrizinStart from Scratch: Build a Facebook Business Page
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Presented by Barbra Drizin, Owner of Start from Scratch Social Media
Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


UnknownRaising Funds for your Publishing Project with Crowdfunding
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Amanda Barbara, Vice President of Pubslush
Recorded: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Michele DeFilipoAnatomy of a Book Cover
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Presented by Michele DeFilippo of 1106 Design
Recorded: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


BarbraSocial Media Primer – A Tour of Social Media Platforms – Especially for Authors, Writers, and Publishers
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Barbra Drizin, Owner of Start From Scratch Social Media
Recorded: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Brian JudHow to Sell More Books to Non-Bookstore Buyers – Non-Returnable
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Presented by Brian Jud, President, Premium Book Company
Recorded: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


RobinCutler 1.02.16 PMIngramSpark & Lightning Source — A Distribution Solution for Everyone
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Part of the FREE “Get to Know Your IBPA Benefits” webinar series!
Presented by Robin Cutler of IngramSpark
Recorded: Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Graham BellMetadata: Standards Basics for the Independent Publishers
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Graham Bell, Executive Director of EDItEUR
Recorded: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


madans_phil_200-1ISBN’s and Identifiers: Standards Basics for the Independent Publishers
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Phil Madans, Chair of BISG’s Identification Committee & Executive Director of Digital Publishing Technology, Hachette Book Group
Recorded: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Photo Not AvailableBISAC Subject Headings: Standards Basics for the Independent Publishers
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Presented by Connie Harbison, Director Quality Control at Baker & Taylor
Recorded: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 | Duration: 60 minutes


Marika FlattNavigating Book Publicity in 2014
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Marika Flatt
Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Photo Not AvailableTime-Tested Marketing Strategies for Finding More Readers
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Marcella Smith
Date:Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Joan StewartHow to Write Lightning-Fast Blog Posts So You Can Still Have a Life
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Speaker: Joan Stewart
Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Joshua TallentSelling Your Own eBooks
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Speaker: Joshua Tallent
Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Joshua TallentWhat’s New in eBooks?
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Speaker: Joshua Tallent
Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Joel FriedlanderHow to Plan Your Book Launch
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Joel Friedlander
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Karen Leland10 Ways to Use Pinterest to Promote With Pictures but Without the Hype
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Karen Leland
Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Stephanie ChandlerBlogging for Business: Proven Strategies to Increase Blog Readership and Website Traffic
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Stephanie Chandler
Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Duration: 60 minutes


Joel FriedlanderThe Hub and Outpost Method of Social Media Marketing
A recording of this session is available through IBPA’s institution on OpenLearning.com. IBPA members can login to OpenLearning here.
Speaker: Joel Friedlander
Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Duration: 60 minutes

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