This page contains links to many marketing articles, including 100 Marketing Tips, which is available on this page and on the Freebies page as a PDF download along with the PDFs Blogging 101 and How to Create a Newsletter. There’s a section for Social Media marketing as well as Amazon and Goodreads. Plus, a list of videos I’ve done on YouTube about various marketing topics.
100 Marketing Tips – 100 tips!
How to Create an Author Facebook Page – Clueless about Facebook pages! This article will help you create an awesome page and engage with your followers.
Blogging 101 – All you need to know about starting a blog.
How to Set Up a Blog Tour – Want to do a blog tour? I’m offering ideas and tips to help you get it done.
How to Create a Press Kit – Not everyone has one, but you should consider making one so information about you and your books is easily accessible by the people who need it.
Book Release Party – Party time! This article is full of advice on how to throw a Facebook party.
How to Create a Website – An author website needs certain tools for it to be effective.
How to Design a Business Card – Tips on how to design a good calling card.
Twitter for Writers – All you need to know to join Twitter.
Instagram for Writers – 20 Instagram Ideas – Tips on how to utilize this photo app.
How to Create a Newsletter – Author newsletters can build readership.
Book Signing Fear – Tips for book signings and how to get rid of your fear.
Paid Book Blitz Results – My experience with a paid book blitz service.
What Happened When I Had a Free (Companion) eBook During My Blog Tour? – My experience with The Disaster Curse being free for a limited time.
New Release Marketing Conclusions – A breakdown of what I did for my release A Fighting Chance.
Marketing Guest Posts:
My Marketing Plan for A FIGHTING CHANCE @ Victoria Marie Lees
How to Do Honest and Legal Giveaways as an Author @ Jane Friedman
You Don’t Need an Author Website…Yet @ RE Fiction
10 Ways to Promote Backlist Titles @ Fiction University
10 Great Places to Promote Your Book Online @ The IWSG
3 Things You’re Probably Not Doing on Goodreads that You Should @ Elizabeth Spann Craig
3 More Things You Should Do on Goodreads @ Elizabeth Spann Craig
5 Ways to Spice Up Your Amazon Book Pages @ The Creative Penn
How to Spice Up Your Amazon Author Profile @ The Creative Penn
Dear Debbie Downer Writer @ Unicorn Bell
Social Media Guest Posts:
Do Authors Need to Be on Social Media? @ Damyanti Writes
How Writers Can Use the Power of Instagram @ The Independent Publishing Magazine
How to Build Blog Traffic the Smart Way – Part 1 @ Almost an Author
How to Build Blog Traffic the Smart Way – Part 2 @ Almost an Author
Using Litsy as an Author @ Sharing with Writers
10 Things You Can Do on Your Author YouTube Channel @ Literary Rambles
Using YouTube for Greater Author Visibility @ Pen and Prosper
Dear Confused Facebook Author @ Unicorn Bell
5 Tips for Selling Your Books at Events on a Budget @ Jane Friedman
6 Gadgets to Take to Your Next Book Event @ Fiction University
How to Prep for an Outdoor Book and Author Event @ Fiction University
Videos on Marketing:
Everything you need to know, consider, and plan before you start a blog. Plus, what to include in your blog, such as gadgets, pages, and categories. Then, how to get readers/followers. And at the end I included a list of blog post ideas.
100 MARKETING TIPS
Tons of tips on how to market including sections on reviews, Amazon, Goodreads, website, social media, blog, publishing, release promo, writing community, contests and giveaways, sales and free eBooks, advertisements, book signings/readings/events, books in stores, go to your local community, press, video, and magazines.
HOW TO CREATE A NEWSLETTER
Here I walk you through the steps of setting up a newsletter from the first step of setting up your email address domain to designing your newsletter. I also provide tips on how to get subscribers the ethical way and what you can put in your newsletter to make it unique.