Some of them take less than a minute, while others are more complex but ultimately worth the time it takes. Your mission should be to get your Amazon book links in as many different places as you can! You should start promoting your Amazon book link as soon as you get it. Make link building […]
Apparently this promotion idea has been around for a bit, but it is new to me and so I assume it may be new to a few of you! The other day, a regular customer of mine asked me if I would “support” his Thunderclap campaign. I honestly had NO idea what he was talking […]
If you’re wondering what people are saying about you on social media, there’s no better way to find out than through social listening. Here’s 7 great tools.
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How do YOU make buying decisions? Everyone has a strategy they use for making purchases. In fact you probably have several strategies depending on price points. For example a strategy for items under $10, another strategy for items $11 to $100 and so on. Most people have NO idea they have a strategy. IF you […]
I’ve worked on hundreds of Amazon and Kindle promotions. The BIGGEST mistake I see is the absence of an author bio, or a wimpy, lifeless bit of nonsense that does nothing to sell you as an author or sell your book. You MUST have a bio. If you are shy, reticent or don’t know what […]
About a month ago I found an article by Mark Coker (founder of Smashwords) on Huffington Post. Coker was publishing the results of a study he did about book sales. I always test my book pricing, but because of Coker’s results, I ran one more set of tests and am thrilled by the results. According […]
Basic Steps in Asking for Book Reviews You may have already looked at our huge list of potential book reviewers. If you are overwhelmed by the possibilities and don’t know where to start or what to do, here are some tips. Before I get started I want to address EXPECTATIONS. Book Reviewers are NOT your […]
Please visit the BOOK REVIEWERS DIRECTORY where you can search for reviewers by genre. Be sure to read Asking For Book Reviews before you start asking. Your book MUST match the reviewers guidelines. AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS If you are an Author or Publisher looking for reviews. CLICK HERE. Check out the category lists. We […]
I know you’ve seen some HIDEOUS book covers. I’ve certainly encountered my share of awful covers and can’t help wondering, “What are they THINKING?“ Back in the far distant past, when I was publishing “real books” a customer said to me, “I could see your book across the entire room, it just popped out at […]