Book marketing and book promotion are real challenges for virtually all self-published authors. Competing for readers is not easy. But we have good news. We have been doing this for over ten years and have a process down that works extremely well.
The following book marketing action items / book promotion services are based on our comprehensive free online course, "How To Easily and Profitably Publish and Market Your Book." These are suggested in the order that follows. Some of these you must do on your own, and others we can do for you (i.e., we offer a paid service option).
$20 bucks or so per year is a good investment for your book, and a great investment for your author page.
If you have multiple titles, it is a great idea to include a graphic of those titles in each of your books so readers can buy more of your books.
Keyword selection is an important part of book distribution as well as most promotions that you might do for your book.
Your book description is NOT a summary of your book; it is a sales pitch for it, and a good one could mean significantly more sales.
Using HostingAuthors.com, you can create your own book website for free. This website will be an important part in your ongoing book marketing and book promotion.
Your book is written, now make sure the world knows about it through a press release.
Using our "Instant Interview" web tool, you can have an audio interview starring you for your website.
This is an inexpensive way to get your book out to hundreds and even thousands of readers.
Another inexpensive way to get your book to many readers.
Start using social media, but be careful not to waste your time doing it.
There is so much you can do with a HostingAuthors.com website as an author. Take advantage of these features.
Amazon is where most readers go to buy book, so make sure your author profile is updated there.
This can be another source or revenue for the non-fiction author.