Book marketing and publicity advice for today's web based marketing - a sensible, real world, no nonsense book marketing site for authors
Free Training: Marketing information is offered through both training classes and a peer to peer network, rooted in the sharing of information between members and group leaders. There is no cost to join and no dues are required. Access the training modules here.
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The Internet increasingly drives higher and higher numbers of books sales today. Learning to market in the Internet environment requires new skill sets that many people do not have. Those who do not or are not willing to learn these powerful Internet strategies, methods and tools will be seriously hampered in their efforts to attain their sales goals. These go far beyond merely putting up a website or participating in social media networking.
In this video series you can learn how to begin to successfully market your work. Step by step instructional series allows you to begin to develop a marketing plan that works. Learn at your own pace. There is no cost.
New installments will be added regularly and will cover all phases of book marketing from a real world perspective. These videos are offered to members of The Authors Marketing Powerhouse.
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1. Sign in to Book Marketing
2. Click the 'Groups' tab at the top of this page
3. Join the 'Book Marketing - The Truth' group
4. Access the video using the links provided in the group
Here is a quick pop quiz. As a person marketing a book, would you rather: a. Get in front of 1000 people, some of whom may be interested in your book, or b. Get in front of 100,000 people, all of whom are ready to buy a book just like yours – today?Silly question. Seems like a no-brainer, right?For most of us, option A seems possible, while option b seems to be completely out of reach.Yet there IS a way to do that. And it is much easier than you might think.What Is Book Marketing?All book marketing is the attempt to sell your book to those who want or need your book. To accomplish this however you must get in front of that very specific group of potential book buyers. For some people, that’s very difficult. To get in front of that group, you must first identify them or you will likely waste a lot of time talking to people who are probably not interested in buying your book. Finding those potential book buyers is a real challenge.However there IS a way you can easily identify them…Continue
Started by Don McCauley Mar 22, 2013.