Congratulations on publishing your new book! By Lale Byquist It took a lot of time and effort to write and publish it. You’re waiting for positive reviews, hot sales, and loyal readers. It seems that the worst is behind you. But your work isn’t finished yet. Now it’s time to promote your book. The more people know about your work, the better.
Forget book sales and instead, brand yourself as an author Branding is the buzz word now for creating a public image for yourself. For authors, especially new writers, it is imperative that you brand yourself as an author and build a brand around your name. All too often, I see bios of authors that read, in total, ‘Author of Tinkle
A little list of how to promote your book politely, and keep your friends. Being flooded with ‘Please read my book’ and ‘check out my new book now’ requests on various forums, I thought it may be time to scribble a few hints for newly self-published authors. I am so tempted to title this list of hints ‘Don’t annoy people before
Why you should offer free ebooks for Kindle as part of your marketing plan The issue of whether you should offer free ebooks for Kindle seems to have many authors scratching their heads. Yes or no? But with 59 million Google search results for free Kindle ebooks, there is definitely a reading market out there for you to leverage. While