Marketing Your Book

Authors have to do a lot of their own marketing.

bigstockbluecomputerThat’s the reality of the publishing industry whether you get a publishing deal or you self-publish. But these days anyone can market globally using just a computer and their time.

It will take effort but it doesn’t have to cost you much – and you might even enjoy it!

how to market a book 3dEverything I know about book marketing is now available in the Amazon #1 bestselling book ‘How To Market A Book’. Click here to read more or buy links. (Updated Nov 2014)

Below are lots of free articles, audios and inspiration for marketing your books. Just click on the links to find out more, and at the bottom you will find multimedia courses to take your learning even further.

Start With The Basics …

Help! My book isn’t selling. 10 questions to answer honestly if you aren’t making enough sales

Buy Me buttonBecoming A Pro Writer And Selling Thousands Of Books A Month With CJ Lyons

How authors and writers can build an email list for marketing

How to build a list of readers for your next book launch

A Tale of Two Author Brands – Why I am Joanna Penn and J.F.Penn

Demonstrate Your Author Brand With A Professional Headshot

Book Marketing Tips For Fiction And Non-Fiction Authors

Book marketing: Generosity, social karma and co-opetition

No Platform Needed – Short Term Marketing Tactics

The Importance Of Keywords For MetaData And The Discoverability Of Your Book

Marketing Your Way To A #1 Amazon Bestseller With Rachel Abbott

How EBook Readers Shop And The Importance Of Sampling

Save Time In Getting Book Reviews And Formatting Book Sales Descriptions With Jim Kukral

The Ultimate Guide To Goodreads For Authors

Book Marketing Using Paid Promotion: Targeted Email Lists

Attract national media and TV by using keywords in your non-fiction book title

Book marketing: On changing book covers

Author Platform and Content Marketing

Content marketing for authors and writers

3 Reasons for Writers to Have a Blog … and 3 Reasons Not To

social networking for authorsHow to create a podcast

How to create a book trailer

Book marketing with visual content – how to stand out with images

Microdomination: Branding, Content Marketing And Social Media With Trevor Young

How to use Wattpad as an author

Author Websites, Branding And CopyWriting With James Chartrand From Men With Pens

Getting A Book Deal And Launching A Bestselling Non-Fiction Book With Marianne Cantwell

Social Media

How To Sell Books With Social Media

7 Social Networking Mistakes To Avoid

Content marketing, Google Plus and Book Marketing Tips With Penny Sansevieri

Want To Learn More?

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You can also listen to The Creative Penn podcast on iTunes here, or check out the backlist of over 200 episodes here.

You can watch and subscribe to my YouTube channel here.

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