Your Book Social Media Profile Awaits
Being an author is hard. One must not only write books, but also take on different roles. They have to be editors, marketers, bloggers, advisers, and the list goes on. In the publishing journey, a writer learns that very few things are for free, or at least affordable.
Book trailers are a great tool in promoting your own work. You can not only tie them to your Youtube channel, but also link them to author interviews or even press releases. They can really come in handy,…Continue
Added by Marie Lavender on July 1, 2018 at 2:26pm — No Comments
If you’ve ever self-published or considered it at least, it probably crossed your mind that a good book cover would probably help to “sell” the book. It’s true that presentation is everything; how the sales page appears with the book description and the cover are extremely important. Often, if the book cover isn’t up to par, some readers won’t take an author seriously. The cover is half the battle in marketing. The rest, well the rest is how you reach your audience. But, that’s a topic of…Continue
Added by Marie Lavender on July 1, 2018 at 2:11pm — No Comments
In a public e-mail to her clients, someone near and dear to me (an expert) said most people look at the first two lines of an email. That’s it. They aren’t interested in fishing through pages of post-signature blather. People need to have ways to learn about you, not reasons to put up shields.” She advised three or four lines, tops. Boy, did that set me off? So, these people we send mail to are in such a hurry that they’d rather spend time looking up in dozens of places for the information…Continue
Added by Linda Barnett-Johnson on September 12, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
www.tinagayle.net I believe the best way for Authors to get their books out to the world is by teaming up with other authors. That's why I like to do an Author Exchange ever so often.Continue
Added by Tina Gayle on September 22, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
Altogether now... ready? A one, a two...
You blurb all day
You blurb all night
Blurb, blurb, blurb
Til the early mornin' light.
Hopin' your book
Is the one they'll choose.
And when the sales don't…
Added by Gary Val Tenuta on January 18, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments
This is something you might want to ask Nike, eBay, Starbucks, FedEx, Apple, and Microsoft. Trust me, these guys *get* how much it matters. Worldwide, these are images that are recognized and trusted. These companies almost don't need to do any advertising other than flash their logo at you and you've instantly got them on your mind. Have you ever heard of that "Don't think about a zebra" trick? Try mentioning any one of…
Added by Renee Barratt on November 8, 2013 at 12:15pm — No Comments
Added by Judd Miller on October 2, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Write Your Next Book With The Media In Mind
Added by Judd Miller on September 11, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Marketing a professional image is probably one of the biggest challenges for cash strapped indie authors. When everything from the cover of the book to editing and lets not forget just getting the word out about your book is important where do you cut costs? Hopefully, cutting costs does not mean you have to do everything yourself and possibly sacrifice quality. There are many resources online for Indie Authors to get quality services ranging from cheap services like Fiverr, freelance…Continue
Added by Dee Thomas on August 21, 2013 at 2:12pm — No Comments