How to Launch a Virtual Book Party

October 17th, 2013

virtual book party, virtual book eventAuthors might think I’m nuts but I’ve become totally fascinated by the whole concept of the “Virtual Book Party” or “Virtual Book Event.” I’ve watched several authors do it successfully. And, I’ve watched some not able to execute it at all.

 

Here’s what I do know:  This is a really good idea if you have a great following on Twitter and Facebook. It can also be a really  cool way to connect with readers and promote your book. Read the rest of this entry »

Book Sales Online

September 20th, 2013

Book Sales Online, Book SalesSet yourself up for successful online book sales!

Your book is written, printed, published and ready to go out into the world…or is it?  There are many steps an author can take to make sure their book sales online are as successful as possible.

Let’s look at a couple online book marketing strategies…

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Amazon Book Review

September 9th, 2013

Amazon Book ReviewGo for the top reviewers!

 

An Amazon book review campaign is a great book marketing strategy. Are you looking to get Amazon reviews for your newly published book?  If you’re not, you should be!

 

But go about it the right way. Read the rest of this entry »

Choosing Book Marketing Services

August 19th, 2013

Book Marketing ServicesChoosing the best book marketing services for your publishing program can be a daunting task. If you just Google book marketing, book publicity, or book PR, there are a wealth of advertisements and options available. Some are really fantastic! Some like to sell the dream but don’t deliver. Read the rest of this entry »