As long as you wish to. It is not a compulsion to upgrade to Pro-Membership.
Write to us at email@example.com. We will assist in converting your account to an Author’s account.
Only completed profiles are visible on the directory. If you have completely filled out all the details of your profile, you can request to approve your account by clicking on the ‘Request Recheck’ option under My Accounts. Once we have received your request, we will check your profile and approve it if it is completed and soon, your Author Profile will be listed in the directory.
You can go to My Profile Status under your account and look at the details that are yet to be filled out. After filling out all the details to 100%, please click on ‘Request Recheck’ on the My Account page to get your profile verified.
You can change your username through the My Accounts page by clicking on the Change Username option just below your username.
Author Profile is the page where the users are directed when they click on your name displayed anywhere on AllAuthor. It is also the page that’s linked back from the pages where your books are listed. Subdomain website is like a personal website but is not linked to any profile or AllAuthor. You can use the subdomain website as your personal portfolio.
Yes, you can. After logging in to your AllAuthor account, go to My Accounts >> Change Author Page Theme (on the left panel). You can preview and update your choice of the theme from the options available.
We recommend you to use the pen name as listed on Amazon.
Yes, you can add two pen names to a single author account. However, we recommend creating two different author profiles for branding if you have two separate pages on Amazon.
Absolutely. You can join as an author and add your author’s books under a single profile.
You can click on the ‘Forgot Password’ option on the login page. You will be mailed a link to reset your password to your registered email ID. You can then enter your new password and log in to your profile. Alternatively, you can change your password after you have logged in through the option: My Account >> Setting (on the left panel) >> Change Password.
If you want to delete your account at AllAuthor, go to My Account, and under Settings on the left panel, choose ‘Delete Account’ and confirm.
You can report it by sending a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org from your registered email ID. To retrieve your account, you can also change your password using the ‘Forgot Password' option.
You can change the type of emails you receive on AllAuthor through the option: My Account >> Setting (on the left panel) >> Email Preferences. You can check or uncheck the boxes and your preferences will be saved automatically.
Please click on ‘My Books’ to add your books to your Author Profile under your profile. You can either enter the book ASIN number of your Amazon pen name to automatically load it. Alternatively, you can also enter the book details manually.
Please note that authors with Basic Membership can only add a maximum of four books while Pro-Authors can add an unlimited number of books.
You can open the My Books section under your account and click on ‘Edit’ to edit the details of your books any time you want.
Go to ’My Account’ and click on ‘My Books’ and then drag and arrange the books in your preferred order.
Yes, you can. When you add your books’ details, you can add the direct buy links of your books from Amazon, Barnes & Nobles, Kobo, iBook and Google Play. If your book is available on any other website, you can add that link too.
Yes, you can add the link to the signed paperback under your book details.
No, not at all. Once the validity of your Pro-Membership is completed, your account will revert back to a free membership.
It’s a one-time payment. We will deduct the payment once at the beginning of your Pro-Membership.
An author who has a Pro-Membership is referred to as a Pro-Author.
No, any author can upgrade their free account to become a Pro-Author.
Please give us 24 hours to process and verify your payment and upgrade your account to Pro-Membership.
After the duration of your Pro-Membership, your account will automatically become a Basic Account with free membership.
As a Pro-Author, your Author Profile will be listed at the top of the Author Directory and in the AllAuthor mobile app. You can add your books to the eBook Deals section, listing on the ‘Follow Author’ page and get a personalized author interview. You’ll also get access to the following tools:
You can add an unlimited number of books.
No, only those with Pro-Memberships can add their books to the Book Directory.
Only Pro-Authors can get listed in any of these categories. If you’re a Pro-Author, please send us a mail at email@example.com with supporting proof of your rank. Once we have verified it, your name will be listed in the corresponding category.
In your profile, at the top of the page, the number of days left for Pro-Membership to expire is displayed.
Yes, you can. The membership will extend from the day your account expires. Another benefit of the advance renewal is that if the Pro-Membership price increases in future, you could still get it at the old price.
Author interviews are conducted only for Pro-Authors. We generally conduct an interview a month after you’ve joined the Pro-Membership. If you wish to have an interview before that, you can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The interviews are conducted for authors to expand their reach and for their readers to know more about the authors. Our team prepares the questions which are most suited to the individual author. Once we receive the mail back from the author with the responses, we publish the interview for everyone to read.
We list all our Pro-Authors on this page for authors and readers to follow each in a single click. All your followers will get notified of the updates you publish on AllAuthor.
Featured Books are submitted by the authors for extra promotion on our website and other social media platforms. We assist the authors with the promotional content of their featured book(s) and regularly promote the books on our social media channel for the complete duration.
These books are highlighted (with a star) and listed among the top entries in our Book Directory. The Featured Books are also listed among the recommended panel for the readers and on the AllAuthor mobile app’s homepage.
You can feature any number of books. There’s no upper limit.
Yes, absolutely. Pro-Membership and Featured Books are two different services of AllAuthor. You can feature any number of books with a free membership.
If you want to feature your book on our homepage, you can get an additional $10 along with your featured listing. Your book will be listed on the homepage for 15 days.
You can avail this option when you’re submitting your book for Featured Book listing.
Yes, you can extend the Featured Book listing for the same book after the duration is completed.
We promote your featured book(s) in several categories on our website. We also promote your book(s) from our twitter handles, which have more than 50K followers altogether.
Featured books will be promoted from these Twitter handles:
AllAuthor sometimes promotes books on Facebook (In many groups and our page); however, the Facebook Jail allows a limited number of promotional posts. Therefore, we are unable to promote books regularly on Facebook.
You will get access to:
Access to the tools is provided exclusively to promote your Featured Book(s). You cannot promote books that aren’t featured on AllAuthor with these tools. However, you can feature those books at any time and get access to these tools.
Our social media team will create a set of promotional tweets for your Twitter account based on your book and your audience.
Of course, you can. Just head to ‘Featured Book Tweet’ under your account to view, edit and manage the promotional tweets created by our team.
You can create up to 25 Review GIFs for your featured book.
With this tool, we send you an attractive mockup banner of your Featured Book(s) right to your inbox every week. If you want to choose a theme for a book mockup, you can do so by visiting your account. When no theme is chosen, our team will select a suitable theme to create a book mockup.
The utility and automation tools are a part of the Pro-Membership program. These are self-help tools for authors to create media like images, GIFs and videos for promotions. These tools have been developed to make it simple and easy for authors to conduct book promotions.
As the first step, you should connect your Twitter account with the tool and set the daily frequency. You’ll be choosing the book about which you’ll be tweeting and add the tweet in the text box. When you disable the Review GIF option, the tweet will be posted with an accompanying book cover as default.
All the tweets will be accompanied by a direct Amazon buy link of the book automatically.
Yes, free members can send up to 100 tweets, after which you can upgrade to Pro-Membership to continue using this tool.
You can control the frequency of the tweets by changing the option from ‘Daily Limit Setting.’ You can schedule a tweet for a maximum of 5 times in a day.
Yes, you can schedule any number of tweets in a single day.
Yes, you can delete the tweet any time you want. Even if you have set a daily limit of five and the message has been tweeted twice, you can delete the tweet.
Currently, you can use this tool to send out the tweets for a maximum of five times. If you want to send out the same tweet, you can reset the counter or add the same message as the tweet and schedule it again.
Currently, you cannot add any other media along with the tweet. Your book cover of the Review GIF of the book will be tweeted along with your message.
Yes, we have a limited number of themes available for authors with basic membership to use. If you want to use the other themes, you can upgrade your account to Pro-Membership.
After generating the book mockup, you can use it with any basic image editor and add any background of your choice to create various images according to your purpose of promotions. You can also AllAuthor’s Image Editor add background, texts, and other elements to easily customize your own image.
If you already have an image ready on which you want to use the mockup, you can pick out such themes. Else, you can choose a theme depending on the type of promotions.
If you’re promoting your ebook, you can choose the mobile-themed mockups. If you’re promoting an audiobook, you can choose those specific themes. If you’re promoting multiple books at the same time, you can choose the themes with various book cover options.
As a Pro-Author, you can generate an unlimited number of book mockups.
You can download the book mockup in transparent background in either JPG or PNG.
You can just drag and drop the book covers to change the order. You can click on ‘Generate’ to see a preview of the mockup before downloading. If you aren’t satisfied, you can change the book covers or the order and click on ‘Generate’ again.
When you get this error message, it means that you haven’t chosen the book(s) to include in the banner. Please go back to Step One and click on the book cover(s) and then click on ‘Generate.’
You can use this tool to create banners for specific occasions like New Year, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Hanukkah, etc.
You can download the seasonal mockup banner JPG format.
After you choose the book cover, click on ‘Generate’ on your choice of theme. After the banner is generated, you can see the option ‘Customize’ as you hover over the generated image. You can click on that to customize the image on AllAuthor’s Image Editor.
You can add texts, image overlays and other image elements to customize the image according to your specific needs.
Sometimes, you may like a theme but don’t want the text accompanying it. In such cases, you can check the ‘No text’ checkbox to download the banner without any text. Or, you can also customize it with your own text in the Image Editor.
You can just drag and drop the book covers to change the order. You can click on ‘Generate’ to see a preview of the mockup before downloading.
We are working to increase the number of themes and occasions. If you want us to include themes for a specific occasion, please write to us at email@example.com. Our team will review and consider your request.
As a reader, you can find new books and authors. You can also explore our eBook Deals section on which our authors add their ebooks, which are available for free or at discounted rates. You can also follow your favourite authors and interact with them. We also have a separate Quotes section on which you can browse, download, create and edit quotes.
You can personalize your profile based on your preferred genres. You can go to Genre Preferences under My Account and choose the genre you like.
You can go to the profile of your particular author and click on the ‘Follow’ button.
Many authors have added interesting questions about the books on the Book Profile. You can click on ‘Reply’ and participate in the book discussion.
You can visit the page of voting and click on the ‘Vote’ button of the covers you like to help the cover progress to the next stage.
No, at the beginning of every round, the voting counter resets to 0. So, if you want your favourite covers to win, you can vote for the cover at every round.
To avoid votes acquired by unfair practices, we have limited the number of votes from unregistered users to 100. So, if the book cover has exceeded this limit, you cannot vote without logging in. However, you can always create an account on AllAuthor as a reader and place your vote for your favourite covers.
No, not at all. You can place your vote for any number of covers you like in every round.
You can visit the Cover of the Month Submission page to get more details on how the contest is conducted and how the covers are chosen in each round.
You can head to the ‘Books’ tab at the top of the AllAuthor website and choose any category you like. On the next page, you can see a list of books displayed. Choose your genre from the left-hand panel to browse books from the specific genre.
No, creating a Reader Profile on AllAuthor is entirely free.
The ‘Ask Me Anything’ feature is specifically for readers to interact with the authors. You can ask any question you want by typing in the text box and click ‘Submit.’ The question will then be submitted to the author and it will be visible to the public. The author can reply to your questions and you can further reply to their answers too.
Sure! Anyone can join and contribute to any conversation on the ‘Ask Me Anything’ feature. You can also like the others’ answers and questions.
We understand that you want to have a peek of the book before buying it. Most of our authors have added the Book Preview on the Book Profile. You can just click on the ‘Preview’ tab and read the sample pages from the book.
If you want to find other books in the same series, just go to the Book Profile, scroll down and choose the ‘Complete Series’ tab. You can now see all the books in the series added by the author.
We aren’t an e-commerce platform to purchase books. However, the authors will add all the online links in which the books are available for purchase. You can head to the Book Profile and choose the e-commerce website you prefer and place an order on the external website.
AllAuthor isn’t responsible for the actions you take on an external website. We recommend you to contact the particular online store to get assistance.
The AllAuthor mobile app is specifically for readers to browse and find books on the go. You can find free ebooks, ebooks at great deals, top authors, and many more on the app. You can also read sample chapters, browse and download quotes, and search for books and authors on the AllAuthor mobile app.
Click on the ‘heart’ symbol to add the quote to your favourite list. You can easily access by going to My Account>> Utility Tools>> My Favorite Quotes.
You can share your quotes directly to your social network, or copy the code to embed it on a website or blog. You may also use the quotes for educational purposes by giving the due credit.
If you want to create a picture quote from a text quote, you can click on the quote you like. In the new window, click on ‘Make Your Own Picture Quote’ to open the Quote Editor. You can then change the background, font style, colour, size, and change the alignment.
Yes, you can edit the picture quotes. You can open the specific picture quote and click on ‘Create teaser in a new background’ at the bottom of the page. In the new window, you can change the background and edit the image as you need.
Yes, you can. Just click on the double quotes (“) below the picture quote. In the new window, you can see the quote with different backgrounds and in GIF style. You can then directly download the quote to your device.
For now, the only payment option available is PayPal. If you don't have a PayPal account, you need not worry. You can make the payment using your credit or debit card via PayPal.
In case you want to make a wire transfer, get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Yes the payment processing is secure. Please rest assured that we do not keep your personal banking information with us.
We request you to wait for 24 hours for the services to reflect on AllAuthor. If you don’t see the update even after 24 hours, then please send us an email to email@example.com with your payment receipt that shows the transaction ID.