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How to NOT do a book promotional

For the past couple of weeks, a friend and fellow author has bombarded me with self-promotion. There is nothing wrong with letting people know about your book. Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, email, and other resources are good tools, but authors should use them in moderation. I’ll give a big tip for you – use email […]

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Should I get a publicist?

Can a publicist meet a new author’s needs? Let me take a few minutes to share with you. When I share posts like this, I inevitably get angry emails from people who feel like their investment was a good value. For some, it may be. My goal is not to knock down publicists, but to give authors […]

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Book Market – Tips for Writers (Part 2 of 2)

Book Market – Tips for Writers (Part 2) If you missed part 1, click here. Take advantage of social networking when entering the book market. Facebook is a great tool, but you need a lot of contacts to be effective. Begin friending people – even those you don’t know. Remember, this is a marketing tool. […]

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Book Market – Tips for Writers (Part 1 of 2)

Book Market – Tips for Writers Launching a book is an important tool in releasing a book, but don’t end your efforts after the book arrives on the scene. Think of launch day as it is intended to be. A launch into the book market. Once launched, you have the problem of sustained marketing. Otherwise […]

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