Category Archives for "Author Marketing"
If you and Amazon were dating, then 2015 might be the year to seek counseling. Several bestselling authors have reported significant sales drops from a combination of the Kindle Unlimited program, traditional publishing dropping its prices, and an overwhelming number of books available. The changes are great for Amazon customers, but they may make it […]Continue reading
Note: Peter will be presenting at the upcoming Author Marketing Live! Virtual event. He will be presenting a session called “Zombie Loyalists: Using Great Service to Create Rabid Fans”. Read the description below. So Why Is Peter (@petershankman) Speaking & Why Should You Care As An Author? First off, Peter is a bestselling author. Check […]Continue reading
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