Topic: Book Marketing

Do YOU Want to Create an Amazon Bestseller Campaign for Your eBook?

Do YOU Want to Create an Amazon Bestseller Campaign  for Your eBook?

If your answer is yes … then I’ll guide you through the maze to make it happen … with the how-to and have fun along the way.  Read on …

There are 23 steps in your journey … a journey where you could pay someone to travel and implement for you … or one where you can roll up your sleeves and learn how to create, implement, and execute. As in DIY.
ALERT: It’s the last week …

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Critical Question for All Authors: Are You Findable? by Judith Briles

Critical Question for All Authors: Are You Findable? by Judith Briles

If you have a product—a book, consulting services or any other product—today, it’s all about being “out there”—exposed, talked about, findable.
YES … Authors must be findable… easily findable. Right now … open a new tab on the browser you have opened or open a new browser. What’s your expertise or your tagline. Type it in and do a “search” … what pops up? YOU … or someone else?
Online is your friend–it’s the town hall–the global …

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15 Book Marketing and Book Selling Goosers for Authors

15 Book Marketing and Book Selling Goosers for Authors

During COVID, authors need to be strategic in book marketing and book selling. Period. 

Bookselling in the COVID world and 2020 meant virtual bookselling options. Authors egos want to be featured in the main bookstore in their community … but, bookselling is way beyond the bookstore (it has always been)—in fact, bookstores are minor players for the great majority of authors today–especially the independent, small press and self-published author. 
Is there one true way to do market …

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10 Essentials to Avoid the Author Merry-Go-Round

10 Essentials to Avoid the Author Merry-Go-Round

It’s reality check time … are you feeling a tad bummed as an author? Look in the mirror and ask: Are you disappointed with the flow of your book sales?
So … why do some authors fail … and merely limp along with their book sales?
Here are my top 10 reasons “why your book could be nose-diving” and caught on a book limp along merry-go-round.
1 Not doing the pre-work … discovering “WHO” they are really writing …

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Author Success Always Has This ONE, SINGLE Ingredient

Author Success Always Has This ONE, SINGLE Ingredient

Authoring … what a journey.  Highs and lows. Hopes and fears. Tears and joy. And a journey that requires perseverance. It’s the magic word that creates the buzz … the book sales … the author success. If that’s “the lottery”, then every one of us–meaning YOU– has the ability to grab the winning ticket. Your lucky charms have lined up!

Webster’s defines perseverance as a continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or …

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My book marketing events have fallen down! By Judith Briles

My book marketing events have fallen down! By Judith Briles

Help … my book marketing events have fallen down! Can they get back up?
Were you planning a book launch for your print, eBook or audiobook? If you were … there have been a few hiccups for authors. Actually, lots. And you are stuck at home to boot.
Yes, the online presence of some type was going to happen … but what else? I bet you had some signings—libraries, bookstores, even friends’ homes. Not now. The reality …

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Book Marketing During COVID-19 by Judith Briles

Book Marketing During COVID-19 by Judith Briles

Book Marketing Forward … It’s a Wide WIDE Virtual World!
Oh-oh … the book launch or event you were planning this month has been turned upside down. A no-go. What are you going to do?
Libraries and bookstores are closed temporarily. You are in a self-imposed, self-quarantined environment in your home—what’s an author to do for book promo?
Authors “get” what working virtually is about. At least, some of it. My Friday Coaching group gets it—we meet on …

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