The Book Marketing Blog

by Penny Sansevieri
Crowdfunding Your Book – an interview with PubSlush!
January 20, 2014by: ameeditor

Ready to get some funding for your book? This interview with Amanda Barbara of PubSlush will teach you the ins and outs of crowdfunding a book: What does it take to raise a lot of money? Which books do better in crowdfunding? What does an author need to do to be successful with these types of programs? Can you really make money to support your book promotion? Do you need a book video to entice funding? You’ll learn all of…

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The Author Marketing Experts Retreat!
December 18, 2013by: ameeditor

The AME Retreat! Here we all are, meeting and discussing new promotions!                     Baby Liv, Amy’s little one – already hard at work:                           Please tell me about your book!                           Paula’s 10 year party – we got Belgian waffles for dessert!          …

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Bashing SEO Myths Part3: What’s up with Google’s Algorithm Changes?
September 3, 2013by: ameeditor

What happens when Google dings your site and how do they determine which sites are good and which are just “faking it”? Find out in this interview and also, how do you find a good SEO person? Find Matt here: www.mattbeswick.co.uk

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Bashing SEO Myths Part 2: What is really working to drive traffic?
September 3, 2013by: ameeditor

We hear a lot about driving traffic to a site, but what really works? SEO guy Matt Beswick cuts through the jargon and gives us the real scoop on what’s working and what’s not! Find Matt at @mattbeswick    

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Bashing SEO Myths Part 1: Do Site Directories Still Work? A video interview with Matt Beswick
September 3, 2013by: ameeditor

Site directories are often very popular with website companies and some SEO people, but are they still effective? Here’s the real (and scary) answer in my interview with SEO guru Matt Beswick from Hidden Pixel (@mattbeswick)    

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Facebook Insider Tips – Video with Amy Porterfield
September 1, 2013by: ameeditor

If you’ve wanted to use Facebook to help promote your business, book or build your mailing list there’s now a very easy way to do this. Amy talks about some easy tips and tricks you can implement on your own. This from her new program: Facebook Insider. Get yours now! http://www.amyporterfield.com/ref?p=bookmkr&w=fbai  

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Book to Movie: Is Your Topic Timeless or Timely?
March 30, 2013by: ameeditor

Is your movie idea timeless or timely? You might think it’s timeless but is it really? Steven Arvanites discusses why this distinction is important and cautions viewers about selling something that’s “timely.” Steven Arvanites is a screenwriter and a teacher – he works with hundreds of authors to help them turn their book into a movie. You can find out more here: www.NYCScreenwriter.org

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Turning Your Book into a Movie: Creating the Hook
March 27, 2013by: ameeditor

Film hooks can be crucial to selling your screenplay. Here are some fun tips and examples on why you need one and ideas about how to create a great film hook! Steven Arvanites is a screenwriter and a teacher – he works with hundreds of authors to help them turn their book into a movie. You can find out more here: www.NYCScreenwriter.org

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Book to Movie: Tips for Writing a Great Screenplay
March 22, 2013by: ameeditor

All great movies start with a fantastic screenplay. So how do you go from book to screenplay? Here are some fantastic tips to get you started. Steven Arvanites is a screenwriter and a teacher – he works with hundreds of authors to help them turn their book into a movie. You can find out more here: www.NYCScreenwriter.org

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Book to Movie: How to Build a High Concept Film (and why you’d want to)
March 22, 2013by: ameeditor

Ready for your close-up? Do you know what a “high concept film idea” is? If not, watch this short clip and learn. Steven Arvanites is a screenwriter and a teacher – he works with hundreds of authors to help them turn their book into a movie. You can find out more here: www.NYCScreenwriter.org

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