Category Archives for "Author Marketing"
Please welcome author and podcaster Ani Alexander to the Author Marketing Podcast Network. Her podcast is entitled “Write 2B Read“. The show is focused on interviewing authors to discover their secrets to success. Subscribe and listen to the podcast here. So Who Is Ani? I have been writing since my teenage years. Back then I […]Continue reading
Wouldn’t it be useful to have a way to connect with other authors in your genre to work together on things like box sets, promotional events and perhaps to even write a book together? Of course it would. The problem was that it wasn’t very easy to find the authors who want to work on […]Continue reading
There are plenty of authors out there who expect to get sales without doing any work. They ignore the helpful tips related to calls to action, email lists, and writing multiple books in a series, all while wondering why their books remain at the bottom. You may see these people leaving angry comments on prominent […]Continue reading
4. Editing: Days 49-83 You’ll spend a week on your book’s second draft. During this stage, you’ll focus on issues that tend to crop up in your writing. If you know that your descriptions are usually lacking, then you’ll spend this week beefing up your descriptions. Have you got certain phrases you repeat all the […]Continue reading
Picture a triangle with a different word at each point: fast, cheap, and quality. This shape represents the author continuum in which you can only focus on two out of the three points. You can make your book fast and cheap, but it won’t be high in quality. It can be cheap and well-written, but […]Continue reading
Is marketing evil? It’s a question that new authors struggle with every day in the self-publishing landscape. After all, you don’t want to be a used-car salesman; you want to be an artist. By learning how to get readers to buy your work, wouldn’t you sully your reputation as a creative professional? The answer may […]Continue reading