There are a boatload of myths around what social media is; how to use it; what you should be doing; and why you should be doing it.
The number one way readers learn about books is word of mouth. Book reviews still hold enormous sway over readers.
Book promotion strategies are especially helpful for self-published authors to put their books in the hands of more readers.
We know why your target audience is so important. Now let’s figure out who your particular target audience is so you can reap the benefits.
In my author community, heading the “wants” list was marketing and social media tips. Here are several of my personal favorites.
Go to print as soon as your book is ready? A word of caution: Publishing a book at the end of the year may hurt you more than help you.
How do you sell stuff via your newsletters? How do you get someone to go from reading your newsletter to buying your books?
Who is your target audience? What is a reader profile? Let’s break down these two questions that baffle many authors.
Daily, I get questions from published authors: Is it worth it … to put in the time and energy to mount a bestseller campaign on Amazon?
Are you wondering when bookstores and libraries are going to open up again and where you can sell your books in the meantime?