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Social Media For Authors: Optimizing For Pinterest

By |June 1st, 2016|

5 Tips to Improve Your Pinterest Exposure Much like Facebook, Pinterest uses an algorithm that controls which pins you see in your home feed. With the popularity of the visual network growing, it’s quite possible that your pins are no longer being seen by your intended audience. For example, if you have recently written a [...]

Book Publicity Tips From: Tirgearr Publishing

By |May 27th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with Tirgearr Publishing Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Perhaps you’re looking to be signed by a publisher during the upcoming #Pit2Pub Twitter Pitch Party? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real publishers to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established publishers [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Cathy Gildiner

By |May 17th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with Author Cathy Gildiner Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real authors to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established authors.  When do you recommend commencing a new title’s marketing efforts? As soon as you begin [...]

Book Marketing Series: How Authors Should Handle a One-Star Review

By |May 16th, 2016|

5 Ways to Deal with a Negative Book Review and Move On Congratulations! You’ve finally released your book and you’re waiting for all the reviews to start rolling in. We all know the feeling of eagerly checking Amazon or Goodreads each day to see if a review has been posted. As an author, you treasure [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Eric Walters

By |May 13th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with author Eric Walters Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real authors to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established authors.  When do you recommend commencing a new title’s marketing efforts? I start marketing the minute I [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Ron Lawruk

By |May 10th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with Ron Lawruk Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real authors to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established authors.  When do you start planning an upcoming release's marketing? Actually, I research the material for the [...]

Book Marketing Series: Getting the Perfect Headshot

By |May 9th, 2016|

5 Tips for Making the Most of Your Author Photo Shoot Having an author photo taken always demands a measure of engagement on your behalf and the artist’s. Just because the portrait is depicted photographically doesn’t mean it should resemble an identification photo: ability and effort are required on multiple levels throughout the process. Consider [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Fox Spirit Books

By |May 6th, 2016|

Book Marketing Q&A with Fox Spirit Books Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Perhaps you’re looking to be signed by a publisher? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real publishers to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established publishers and authors. Do you have [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Bacon Press Books

By |May 3rd, 2016|

Book Marketing Q&A with Bacon Press Books Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Perhaps you’re looking to be signed by a publisher? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real publishers to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established publishers and authors. How important is [...]

Book Marketing Series: How Authors Can Deal With Bad Book Reviews

By |May 2nd, 2016|

5 Tips to Handle Negative Book Reviews You’ve just launched your book! Whether it’s been years of experience compiled into chapters, or a journey into a private part of your soul, your writing has become a huge part of your life. While you’ve been able to retain control over this project, from the original idea [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Dharma Kelleher

By |April 29th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with author Dharma Kelleher Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real authors to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established authors.  Which social media channel has yielded the best results? Why? For me, the best has been Facebook, [...]

Book Publicity Tips from: Meerkat Press

By |April 26th, 2016|

Marketing Q&A with Meerkat Press Looking to improve your marketing and publicity efforts? Perhaps you’re looking to be signed by a publisher? Check out our Book Publicity Tips series where we ask real publishers to share their experiences, thoughts, and advice to assist both new and established publishers and authors. How valuable are book reviews [...]