Sometimes us authors have a tendency to place ourselves far away from anything corporate or business related, but a closer look at the functionality of startups may help you out.
Getting your book noticed by the media is probably one of the best ways to market it and gain reputation. But how do you get the constantly contacted media to notice your book? You can’t just wave your hands around, or cry like a baby, you have to have something that makes you stand out from everyone [Read More…]
When using social media to market yourself and your book, you need to understand the profile of your target audience. You shouldn’t just assume anyone and everyone on social media is interested in the genre or topic of your book, or, for that matter, interested in books in general! This article gives you audience statistics [Read More…]
If you think that marketing your book should be based solely on your book alone, you may want to take a look at this article.
The topic of the latest #BBchat on Twitter was marketing strategies, and authors and literary influencers from around the world contributed. One of the main strategies was setting goals and outlining a marketing strategy, but it was also discussed how interesting content was important as well. This article offers tips on creating compelling content for [Read More…]
With the explosion of technology and the rise of social media in the past few years, new marketing opportunities continue to present themselves. Smartphones, Twitter, blogs, feeds, etc, have made marketing your book not only easier, but accessible to a much wider audience. You may think you have a good idea about using technology for [Read More…]
In this article, the author discusses why it’s important to always carry a book with you for marketing purposes. While it’s a phenomenal idea to be able to physically show someone that you’ve written a book, for us eBook authors, it’s not exactly plausible. However instead, you should consider getting business cards made with your [Read More…]
Holidays are a great way to promote your Kindle and self published books, especially Valentine’s Day! Kindle allows you to do price cut specials or even offer free samples, which you can easily market as a great Valentine’s Day gift! Once you’ve made your deal on Kindle, be sure to share it on social media [Read More…]
If you haven’t been having much luck with book sales, you may want to reconsider your marketing methods. This article offers the ULTIMATE list of methods!
After writing an entire book, self-publishing it, and marketing it, the last thing most writers want to do is spend weeks, even months, writing a book proposal for it.