The Book Marketing Blog

by Penny Sansevieri
Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of October 27, 2014
October 31, 2014by: Penny

We’ve got some great tips from these book marketing tweets, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include getting your book into Costco, creating audiobooks, generating increased blog traffic, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * Is It Done Yet? How to Know if Your Book is Ready to Market This helpful post will give you some pointers so you can determine whether you need to revise or move onto the next stage of your book publishing journey: http://selfmadewriter.blogspot.com/2014/10/is-it-done-yet-how-to-know-if-your-book.html…

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AME Blog Carnival: Tips and Tricks for Writers and Authors – October 20, 2014
October 27, 2014by: Penny

Welcome to Author Marketing Experts’ Blog Carnival. This week features some insights on self-publishing, and writing. Thank you to all of the contributors! Writing Dale Napier submitted Stay-at-Home Retreats posted at Dale Napier, saying, “It’s about creating a stay-at-home writing retreat, versus the vacation-style writing retreat.” Erica Verrillo submitted 10 November Writing Contests – No Entry Fee posted at Publishing… And Other Forms of Insanity, saying, “I am a fan of free writing contests: 1) Having a deadline forces you…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of October 20, 2014
October 24, 2014by: Penny

Get some publishing and marketing insights from these book marketing tweets, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include top 5 marketing tips for indie authors, how to choose an effective book title, Amazon payments, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * Short Stories as a Path to Literary Success Short fiction can get your name in front of editors, agents, and fans, and builds your resume: http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/the-ploughshares-round-down-short-stories-as-a-path-to-literary-success/ * How Much Will I Get Paid From Amazon? Some terrific…

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AME Blog Carnival: Tips and Tricks for Writers and Authors – October 20, 2014
October 20, 2014by: Penny

Welcome to Author Marketing Experts’ Blog Carnival. This week features some insights on getting published, writing, and book marketing. Thank you to all of the contributors! Book Marketing Sarah Bolme submitted Learning From the Numbers posted at Marketing Christian Books, saying, “The newest figures from book sales (new, not used books) for the first half of 2014 (January to June) were released last week. I find this book sales data interesting and relevant for authors and publishers as you plan…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of October 13, 2014
October 17, 2014by: Penny

Grow your expertise with insights from these book marketing tweets, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include creating query letters and cover letters, finding free images, getting website traffic, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * How to Get Traffic to Your Author Website: 30+ Tips for Discouraged Writers It does take time to get visitors to your site, and it’s not about numbers, it’s about attracting the right people: http://www.yourwriterplatform.com/author-website-traffic/ * Finding Twitter Chats for Writers Twitter…

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AME Blog Carnival: Tips and Tricks for Writers and Authors – October 13, 2014
October 13, 2014by: Penny

Welcome to Author Marketing Experts’ Blog Carnival. We’ve got some great posts on book marketing, self-publishing, and getting published this week. Thank you to all of the contributors! Book Marketing Sarah Bolme submitted Sampling: An Effective Marketing Tool posted at Marketing Christian Books, saying, “One of the things I really enjoy about my monthly trip to Costco is all the samples I get to munch on while I peruse the aisles and shop. A few of these samples have even…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of October 6, 2014
October 10, 2014by: Penny

We’ve collected some of the most informative and popular book marketing tweets to provide some tips, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include memoir writing tips, how to use SlideShare for social sharing, ways to make your media pitch irresistible, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * How to Stop Wasting Time and Focus Your Book Marketing You do not have to be active on every social media site. Instead, choose wisely so you focus on the sites…

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AME Blog Carnival: Tips and Tricks for Writers and Authors – October 6, 2014
October 6, 2014by: Penny

Welcome to Author Marketing Experts’ Blog Carnival. We have some great tips on writing, and getting published this week. Thank you to all of the contributors! Writing Hazel Longuet submitted Writing Tips: 10 Most Pinned Articles on Writing from my Pinterest Feed posted at Novel Experience, saying, “For the last year I’ve been squirreling away high quality content on writing and publishing, and storing my little nuggets of gold in Pinterest. I’d wondered which of all these gems were most…

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Best of the Web Book Marketing Tips for the Week of September 29, 2014
October 3, 2014by: Penny

Let these book marketing tweets, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others, provide some inspiration. The topics include launching your book virtually, breaking through writers’ block, finding the right freelance editor, and more. Happy marketing! ************** * Don’t Wait For Permission: Why Authors Should Be Entrepreneurs Your book can be the basis for other opportunities such as audio, direct sales, graphic novels, and much more: http://davidgaughran.wordpress.com/2014/09/30/dont-wait-for-permission-why-authors-should-be-entrepreneurs/ * How to Create a Street Team for Your Book Discover ways to get…

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AME Blog Carnival: Tips and Tricks for Writers and Authors – September 29, 2014
September 29, 2014by: Penny

Welcome to Author Marketing Experts’ Blog Carnival. This week we have posts offering insights on social media, writing, getting published, and book marketing. Thank you to all of the contributors! Social Media Hazel Longuet submitted Pinterest Growth: The Best Kept Secret For Growing your Pinterest Following & Gaining Repins posted at A Novel Experience, saying, “Pinterest is fast becoming one of the largest and most influential Social Media sites. Grow your Pinterest followers and gain more exposure for your pins…

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