Over the past year, Carmelo Chimera has worked hard at dialing in his audience building, email list growth, and Kickstarter launches. Now that he has a a successfully funded graphic novel to sell, he’s identified his sales page as not converting. In this session, the mastermind provides Carmelo with concrete steps to boost his online sales conversion rate.

Highlights of this Session include:

  • Elements of a effective sales funnel and how Carmelo knows it’s his sales page that needs work?
  • The kismet of a mastermind… you never know what skills will come to play.
  • Ways to quickly improve the conversion rate on your sales pages.
  • Plus: Tyler opens up about the struggle of doing something new.

This Session is Sponsored by


In the Mastermind Hot Seat:

Carmelo Chimera is a lawyer and comic shop owner by day, and a comic book creator by later in the day. He is the creator of the Kickstarter funded graphic novel, THE MAGNIFICENT and the recent sci-fi/ horror graphic novel anthology Cellar Door.

In the Mastermind Round Table:

  • Sebastian Chow is the London-based writer and artist of the Kickstarter funded feline space race series, CATAPULTED.
  • Darryl Jones is a comic book creator, designer, and creator of the successful fantasy board game Dobbers.
  • Shaun Manning is a writer and creator of historical graphic novels such as MacBeth: The Red King, and has written short comics for for Star Wars Adventures, Dark Horse Presents, the Thought Bubble anthology, and more.
  • Ryan Summers is a Chicago-based director, designer, animator and educator… and soon to be podcaster.

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If you have something for sale on an online shop, get someone (maybe family or friend) to go through the process of buying from you in front of you. Ask them to talk aloud what they’re thinking, seeing? Make notes of ways to improve the experience based on seeing it through their eyes.

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“Everything gets harder if you start going on and on about how hard it is.” – N.D. Wilson

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