The Book Marketing Blog

by Penny Sansevieri
Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of June 24, 2013
June 28, 2013by: Penny

Let’s take a look at some of the best tweets from the past week, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include book launch strategies, book covers made with public domain images, the perfect social media posts, and more. Best of luck in your writing, publishing, and marketing efforts! ************** * How to Create Perfect Posts on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ Learn the strategies that work best on each site. Social networks have different personalities and using…

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AME Blog Carnival: tips and tricks for writers and authors – June 24, 2013
June 24, 2013by: Penny

Welcome to the June 24, 2013 edition of tips and tricks for writers and authors. We have insights into getting published, promoting your book, and writing in this week’s issue. Thank you to all of the contributors! Karen M Rider presents Light the Twin Flames in the Writing Process | Karen M. Rider posted at Karen M. Rider, saying, “Writing is my passion, you say. You go to the desk regularly. You generate idea after idea. But then, like a candle in the wind,…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of June 17, 2013
June 21, 2013by: Penny

We’re looking back at some top tweets from the past week, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include easy Kindle cover design, why competitive analysis is important, Pinterest how-to, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * The Best Form of Marketing – Promoting Others’ Books Here’s a promotional opportunity that will make you feel good, and your fans will love it: http://mysterywritingismurder.blogspot.com/2013/06/how-to-promote-books-and-win-fans.html * What Writers & Publishers Need To Know About Pinterest Learn the ins and outs of…

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AME Blog Carnival: tips and tricks for writers and authors – June 17, 2013
June 17, 2013by: Penny

Welcome to the June 17, 2013 edition of tips and tricks for writers and authors. We have some great insights into book marketing and writing this week. Thank you to the contributors! Book Marketing Joel Friedlander presents Author Blogging 101: How Long Should Your Blog Posts Be? posted at The Book Designer, saying, “So, just how long should your blog posts be? It’s a frequently asked question. This article offers some insight.” Writing Chrys Fey presents Topic: Writing A Series posted at Write With…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of June 10, 2013
June 14, 2013by: Penny

Let’s take a look at some top tweets from the past week, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include avoiding book layout mistakes, using SlideShare for promotion, following up with journalists, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * Following up Pitches to Journalists, 3 Mistakes to Avoid If you hear silence after pitching a story about your business, this could be why: http://publicityhound.com/blog/following-up-pitches-to-journalists-3-mistakes-to-avoid.php * Why Writers Should Use SlideShare Have you tried SlideShare? One author found it was…

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Double Your Followers on Twitter! (yes, really)
June 11, 2013by: ameeditor

Are you ready to rock out on Twitter? This video will guide you through the steps you need to take, quick tips, shortcuts and helpful URLs designed to get you rockin’ out on Twitter. Also, we’ll look at how to integrate video (Twitter Vine!) and pictures (Instagram) in this, too!     Share How to Double Your Followers on Twitter – Click to Tweet

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AME Blog Carnival: tips and tricks for writers and authors – June 10, 2013
June 10, 2013by: Penny

Welcome to the June 10, 2013 edition of tips and tricks for writers and authors. This week’s contributions include posts on what you must know about book distribution, how to write a plot, how to create characters, and more. Thank you to all of the contributors! Colin Dunbar presents PubMyBook: Design and Format An Ebook like Pro! – Part 1 posted at PubMyBook, saying, “I’ll be the first to admit, the content (subject matter) of your eBook plays a big role in the success…

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Best Tweets, Book Expo America 2013
June 7, 2013by: ameeditor

I just returned from Book Expo America, what a fab event! I’ve collected some tips and tweets that I loved about the event. There was so much going on that it’s hard to find everything, but I think these are pretty helpful.     Site tip: Check out Bloggers Recommend. Any blogger can submit a recommendation to this site (it’s free!): http://www.bloggers-recommend.com/ Best line ever: During the BEA Bloggers Conference, one of the bloggers said that submitting a book to…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of June 3, 2013
June 7, 2013by: Penny

Here are some insights and ideas for authors and writers found in tweets from the past week, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include top websites for writers, how to write better tweets, why Google Authorship is so important, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * What are 10 Addictive Types of Content? Discover what kind of content makes your followers retweet or share your stuff: http://www.jeffbullas.com/2011/11/08/what-are-10-addictive-types-of-content/  

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Sell More Books on Goodreads!
June 6, 2013by: ameeditor

I was at Book Expo last week and lucky enough to sit in a session by Patrick Brown of Goodreads. Here are some fun tips from his session and a link to the slides! Not on Goodreads? You may want to consider it. Check out the stats below!     First up, some stats: 18 million members on Goodreads and 24 million reviews Their reviews tend to get shared across a variety of platforms, too – and a lot of…

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