In case you didn’t already know, I’m co-writing the Marketing for Authors series with fellow indie author Bethany Atazadeh. We’ve both been working so hard on all the books in this series and it’s so exciting because we’re now able to start revealing things to you! For today, the reveal is the cover for the first book in the series: How Your Book Sells Itself. If you want to see the cover, you’re going to have to watch the video!Continue reading
Oh marketing. It is a headache and a half. There’s so much to do, so much to learn! And the market is constantly changing so once you feel like you understand how it works, you have to change your game plan again. So read some good books on marketing to keep your head in the game.
And then there’s the must have’s:
-social media accounts (don’t do all of them, only choose a few!)
-posting on a regular basis
-a website that links back to everything
I wrote a guest post on marketing on Teen Authors Journal, check it out! http://www.teenauthorsjournal.com/so-you-want-to-sell-your-book/
How to Market a Book by Joanna Penn
Platform (Get Noticed in a Noisy World) by Michael Hyatt
Check out another video on marketing!
Joanna’s website: http://www.thecreativepenn.com/writenovel/
Sane Person’s Guide to Self-Printing: http://catherineryanhoward.com/mybooks/self-printed/
More self-publishing books: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrhLJr9hrdw