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This micro-course on Author Website Essentials is designed for the professional author who knows the value of an online platform but lacks the time and expertise to build it personally. You will learn the essential pages with tips on how content should be presented for a powerful impression on website visitors and to maximize book sales. Learn the important points to cover with a website designer so that your author website will stand out and represent your brand in the most commanding way possible. Duration: Approximately 20 minutes.


    • Minimum features of an engaging author website
    • Effective use of opt-in offers
    • Importance of making images and text resonate with viewers
    • Tools to stay engaged with fans while you’re writing your next best seller
    • Effective communication with web designers
    • 9 Tips for Speeding up your Website
    • Speed-Optimization-Simplicity (S.O.S.)
    • Strategic Use of Social Platforms i.e. Facebook, Goodreads and NetGalley
    • Call to Action


Selena Teems is an independent published author and business owner committed to serving the independent publishing industry through delivery of supportive products and services for authors and publishing freelance professionals. Special thanks to Yah-son Gellineau, Gerald Pattilo, and Mike Felix for IT consultation and technical support in production of this course.

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  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 1
  • Assessments Yes

You have 9 weeks 6 days remaining for the course

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    • Course Overview: Minimum Features of an Engaging Website
    • Website Top Navigation
    • Home Page Essential Elements
    • Website Pages Overview
    • Be Social
    • Website Designer Checklist

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