That’s right. The Donald himself can give you a few pointers on your book marketing strategies. The tips aren’t exactly in the words of Donald Trump, but his business tactics are enough to learn a thing or two and apply it towards marketing your book. So what is it that Trump does so well? Donald Trump [Read More…]
We’ve been following Create Space’s stages of marketing a book, and this week is the second stage; outreach. It’ll take some research on your end, but it’s definitely worth it. You need to figure out how to be a voice in your genre, and find the outlets that are related to it. It’s time to [Read More…]
Word of mouth marketing is vital to the success of any indie author, but how can you harness its power? First, you need to do a little research. Look online for the people who are talking about you. They might be fans, bloggers, or friends and family. Find the ones with the most influence and [Read More…]
A price promotion is a great way to generate sales for your book. But before you do one, make sure you know who you should be targeting!
Marketing your ebook can take up all of your time if you’re not careful. Luckily, there are plenty of free tools you can use to make the job easier. If you need a cool cover or image quickly, Canva can help with everything from blog graphics to book covers. If you want to get feedback [Read More…]
Are you taking advantage of the marketing opportunities provided by Pinterest? This social sharing site can create a community around your work. Find out how!
Want to get your book noticed? Get the lowdown on indie book marketing from Tim Grahl, an expert in the indie publishing and marketing world!
Most authors haven’t bothered to set up an author page on Amazon yet. If you haven’t claimed your page, you’re missing out on a marketing opportunity. Your current and future fans will be able to find your author page by typing your name into the search box or clicking it next to your book, and [Read More…]
Book Marketing Blog has a very useful set of tips over on their site for authors who are just getting into book blogging. There are a number of ways to use your blog, from building your brand to marketing your book to just getting a positive message out to your readers. First, you’ll need to [Read More…]
New marketing materials develop as fast as technology itself, but one of the most valuable marketing methods out there right now is Podcasting. One of the best ways to stand out as an author is give yourself a multimedia presence. Be a guest on someone else’s podcast, or start your own! It’s a great way [Read More…]