I reached 200 subscribers for my upcoming book. Here is how it happened.

For the impatient:

  • 493 days to reach 200 subscribers
  • Validation via Reddit announcement
  • Most people likely came from my blog
  • 2 book renames (and 2 domain changes)
  • 3 updates, 6 unsubscribed

Read on:

If you are also bootstrapping a book I would love to know your strategy.

  1. 1

    Interesting @strzibnyj what's your next step after 200 subscribers?

    1. 1

      I wanted to find enough people for beta reading and try to polish the content as much as I can :). I mostly waiting for more feedback right now. So next step is definitely to actually finish the book.

  2. 1

    Best of luck.

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