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Teleseminar: Sandra Beckwith on How to Get More Visibility and Maximize Book Sales on Amazon

Teleseminar: Sandra Beckwith on How to Get More Visibility and Maximize Book Sales on Amazon

Event Date: January 11, 2017 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Sandra Beckwith discusses How to Get More Visibility and Maximize Book Sales on Amazon. About Sandra Beckwith Sandra Beckwith is an author and national award-winning former publicist who now teaches authors how to save thousands of dollars by doing their own publicity, […]

Teleseminar: Debbie Drum on How to Get More Reviews on Amazon

Teleseminar: Debbie Drum on How to Get More Reviews on Amazon

Event Date: August 10, 2016 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Debbie Drum discusses How To Get More Reviews on Amazon. About Debbie Drum I started marketing online in 2010 when I Googled “How To Make Money Online.” That’s when it all started. I wanted to see how people were making […]

How to Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook on Amazon, and Why it’s a Good Idea

How to Give Away Copies of Your Kindle Ebook on Amazon, and Why it’s a Good Idea

Amazon has a feature called “Give as a Gift” which you can use to send someone a Kindle ebook via email. For authors, this can be quite useful for book promotion purposes. When you drive more sales to your Kindle edition by giving it as a gift, the rank for your book’s sales page will […]

Marketing Your Book on Amazon by Shelley Hitz – Book Review by Laura Roberts

Marketing Your Book on Amazon by Shelley Hitz – Book Review by Laura Roberts

If you’ve written a book in the past couple of years or so, you’ve probably figured out that it’s important to sell it on Amazon – the largest book retailer in the U.S., if not the world. And if you’re selling books on Amazon, you’ve probably already discovered that there are a lot of intricate […]

How Authors Can Get More Media Coverage

How Authors Can Get More Media Coverage

Open any newspaper or magazine and notice how each article includes quotes and advice from experts. Most often, these quotes come from authors. Tune in to any talk radio show, The Today Show, or even your local news programs. Authors are constantly in the spotlight. In fact, media professionals from print, radio and television frequently […]

4 Important Marketing Actions to Take on Amazon as Soon as Your Book is Published

4 Important Marketing Actions to Take on Amazon as Soon as Your Book is Published

Releasing a new book is a cause for celebration! It is like welcoming your new baby into the world. Aside from executing your marketing plan, here are four critical steps every author should take on Amazon as soon as the book is released. 1. Submit your book to the Search Inside the Book program. This […]

Other Books Like Yours at Amazon? Guest post by Dan Poynter

Other Books Like Yours at Amazon? Guest post by Dan Poynter

Visits to Amazon may be exhilarating or devastating. If you find other books like what you have in mind, that is good. It means there is a demand for your information. If there are no other books like what you have in mind, that’s good. That means there may be a need for it. Don’t […]

Assess the Market Before You Write the Book by Dan Poynter

Assess the Market Before You Write the Book by Dan Poynter

If you write it, will they come? How can you find out if your book will sell? 85% percent of the written works sent to publishers go through literary agents and start with the proposal.  One of the most important parts of the proposal is market assessment. The agent and eventually the publisher want to […]

How to Use Amazon’s “Search Inside The Book” Feature

How to Use Amazon’s “Search Inside The Book” Feature

You may have used the “Search Inside This Book” feature on Amazon when deciding whether or not to buy a book. Well, you can use this incredibly helpful tool for your own book, too! Here’s how: In case you’re not familiar with the option, “Search Inside The Book” allows an Amazon browser to click on […]

Simple Amazon Marketing Steps to Take As Soon As Your Book Is Published

Simple Amazon Marketing Steps to Take As Soon As Your Book Is Published

Promoting your book is a bit like bringing your baby home from the hospital: After the joy of bringing it into the world, you want to have all the tools you need to give it the best advantage possible to succeed! A large part of your book’s success comes from how it’s promoted, and it’s […]