You have an amazing book that you'd love to fully fund using Kickstarter or IndieGoGo but...
You feel overwhelmed by all of the different crowdfunding platforms, strategies, and approaches and aren't sure what to do
I'm interested in Kickstarter or IndieGoGo because it's an attractive solution but I'm afraid of risk and failure
I'm willing to spend at least 3 months on intense marketing because it means my book is paid for upfront
I really don't want to nag my friends and family to support my work
I want to know exactly what mistakes to avoid during my campaign
I'm ready to invest in my campaign in order to raise the funds I need for my book
I already have a million things to juggle and want the crowdfunding part clearly laid out and explained to me
I want to raise over $5k and don't want to risk losing it all
Understanding how to use crowdfunding with minimal risk of failure
Selecting the best crowdfunding platform for your project based on each platform’s features
Telling your book’s story in a unique, compelling way that arouses ACTION from your readers (and potential backers)
Evaluating past and current campaigns so you can learn from others in your genre
Understanding the psychology behind crowdfunding to motivate backers to support you
Understanding how to create rewards that encourage backers to level up
Designing a campaign page that is interesting and resonates with your readers
Encouraging and incentivizing viral-like sharing of your campaign
Reaching out to journalists, bloggers, and influencers to get the most buzz going about your campaign before you launch
Setting the stage to create momentum during the first 48 hours of your campaign
Understanding what to expect on launch day so you are prepared and organized to work most efficiently
Engaging your audience with project updates to keep people interested in your campaign
Conducting active outreach when you have a lull in support
Changing direction mid-campaign to save your butt…I mean…book
What to do when it’s all over
Why failure doesn’t mean your book isn’t worth publishing
Making good on your campaign promises and logistically fulfilling rewards
Turning your backers into your book launch team
Email templates to educate and engage your audience before you launch
Excel spreadsheet to track ALL of your campaign’s activities, contacts, and calculate your profit margin on each reward
Case studies from other campaigns in your genre so you can see what works and what doesn’t
Everything you need to stay organized and work efficiently during your campaign
"I wish I had discovered Lisa before I launched my Kickstarter! I would have invested in this course right away."
-Elisavet Arkolaki, Author and successful Kickstarter of over $12k , Where am I From?
Ready to get started? Let's get to work!
Lisa Ferland is a crowdfunding consultant for children's book authors and indie authors to help them design successful crowdfunding strategies. She's successfully funded books on both Kickstarter and IndieGoGo and understands the stress, uncertainty, and challenges with converting readers into campaign backers.
"I have toyed with doing a Kickstarter for so long but because of fear or not doing it right or doing it well, confusion of where and how to start, what rewards to give, I literally froze.
Until I met Lisa. I would not be starting this campaign had I not met her—no doubt about it. She is an invaluable resource of support and expertise if you are planning to crowdfund!!"
- Allexia Brewer, Founder, FIERCE Women Lead
"Lisa is the best! She can help with all of your self-publishing needs, including how to successfully crowdfund!"
- Stephanie Espy, Founder and President, MathSP and Author of STEM Gems, and raised of $30k on IndieGoGo
This course will give you crystal clear strategies that will help you set a goal that will FUND YOUR BOOK.
Let's get to work!