How To Market Your Book To The Locals – Four Secrets

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large_12991698395While the internet is a huge place that allows us to connect with audiences all over the world, we shouldn’t neglect our own backyards. It’s easy to focus your marketing strategy only online, however local marketing can go a long way toward preparing you for interviews, giving you media exposure, and helping you gain practical experience you can use to properly position yourself as a successful author.

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How To Start Your Own Publishing Company – 10 Essential Steps

10 Steps to Forming an Independent Publishing Company

by Shelley Hitz Disclaimer:  This blog post is for informational purposes only.  I am not a lawyer or accountant and am not giving legal advice.  Consult with a tax professional and lawyer before making decisions regarding your business.  As an author, have you considered starting your own publishing company?  Many self-published authors are now choosing [...]

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The 5 Qualities You Need To Successfully Self-Publish Your Book

The 5 Qualities You Need To Successfully Self-publish Your Book

by Nina Amir You can find lots of articles and guides on how to write and self-publish a book. Beyond the advice on promoting your book, including so-called bestseller campaigns, you’ll find less information on how to succeed as a self-published author. Here’s the truth of the matter: Achieving the status of “successful self-published author,” [...]

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7 Tools to Create Killer Headlines

7 Tools to Create Killer Headlines

by Joan Stewart On average, 8 of 10 people never make it past your headline or title. That’s because headlines are usually an afterthought–slapped onto an article, a press release or a blog post after you’ve  spent an hour or two painstakingly writing it, rewriting, proofreading and correcting errors. By the time you’re done with [...]

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How to Research Keywords to Help you Create the Perfect Book

How to Research Keywords to Help You Create the Perfect Book

by Penny Sansevieri Last month we talked about how to create bestselling book ideas and use keywords to help identify the right market, focus, and direction for your book. Now, let’s dig a bit deeper into this whole topic of keywords and focus on the strategy for identifying the exact right words for your market. [...]

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