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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…]
If you’re a self-publishing author, you know how much work there is to do not only getting your book out into the world, but getting it noticed. You might sometimes feel overwhelmed, but this handy checklist can help. Did you remember to create a business plan for your book? Do you have business cards to [Read More…]
We all know how beneficial online marketing can be for getting the word out about our books, but children’s books are a little different. Since children probably don’t actively use the internet or social media, it’s a little harder to reach them. One of the best ways to sell children’s books is in person, and [Read More…]
Many people think they HAVE to use social media to market their book, but the problem with thinking that way is that it becomes too sales-like.
When you’re marketing your book, you need to remember to build your author brand too! People want to see and connect with the author, so when posting on social media, make sure you’re being personable, and personal with posts and engagements. This article has a few great tips including, sharing links to articles and blog [Read More…]
It might sound like the opposite of what you’re trying to accomplish, but sometimes it might help you to give away free books. Did you know that some of the most successful authors give away their book? KDP Select offers the option to give away free books for five days, which can tend to generate [Read More…]
This article explains the concept of speed marketing, which, much like speed dating can get you on the fast track to marketing your book.
There’s a good chance you’re spending more time being concerned with marketing for your book than how it actually relates to sales. In this article, they explain the difference between the two, and much more, which is very beneficial for all authors. Read the full story here :: Marketing VS Sales With Jim Kukral