Local retailers, librarians, and reporters may be more open to a new author, but what about collaborating with a wider range of local businesses?
When I procrastinate about writing a blog post or an article for a client, I have to hit the “pause” button and think about what’s holding me back.
Smart authors start thinking about endorsements, an important influencer’s seal of approval, well before their books are published.
Book marketing isn’t about “blowing your own horn.” It’s about sharing information about your book. Making this mental shift is essential.
When you win a book award, don’t just pose for a grip and grin at the awards banquet. Make sure your audience hears the good news, too.
You’ve seen a “roundup” article that made you think, “My book should have been included in that.” Here’s what you need to know to make that happen.
Generate local market publicity for anyone you quoted or referenced in your nonfiction book using a fill-in-the-blanks press release template.
There’s no question that guest blogging helps sell books. But it’s a powerful book marketing tactic for other reasons, too.
Accepting book marketing myths as fact can hurt your writing career, so let’s set the record straight on three of the most common.
New authors often focus on the mechanics of publishing, plain and simple, but getting the book into the system is only one step toward author success.