Plug Your Book! Online Book Marketing for Authors, Book by Steve Weber

By Steve Weber

Get enormous publicity to your publication, no specified computing device abilities wanted -- exchange released or self released, fiction or nonfiction

Discover why authors fail with paid ads, pay-per-click, fee-based stories, and ''bestseller'' campaigns

Blog to hook up with readers, riding them to Amazon and bookstores

Boost your visibility with Google, use MySpace for viral advertising

Ignite note of mouth with net social networks

Capitalize on peer content material and ''amateur'' e-book experiences

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-- Jane Corn, best Reviewer

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''An amazingly wealthy number of state of the art promotional strategies and techniques. Makes such a lot different books approximately on-line exposure glance sickly.''

-- Aaron Shepard, writer: Aiming at Amazon ''...The one booklet each writer must learn. i do not care if you are writing a working laptop or computer ebook, a technological know-how fiction novel or the subsequent nice self-help advisor, you must get replica of Steve Weber's Plug Your Book!''

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''I've labored with so much of America's biggest e-book publishers, aiding lots of them construct affiliate internet marketing departments. i have labored for authors too. Plug Your e-book is the hot education manual.''

-- Steve O'Keefe, writer: 'Publicity at the Internet'

''...Plug Your publication unearths the best and low in cost instruments to advertise your titles and to extend your publicity. it is the top ebook on affiliate marketing online i've got ever learn, and that i learn various during my consulting perform with small presses.''

-- Marion Gropen, president, Gropen Associates

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... Taking keep watch over of your publication revenues; electrical note of mouth; Amazon's `long tail;' customized bookstores; ebook suggestion effectiveness ... Amazon Bestseller Campaigns; How Bestseller Campaigns paintings; Haywired innovations

... beginner booklet reports; Credibility via friends; Amazon most sensible Reviewers; adverse stories; Posting exchange studies on Amazon; Fee-based booklet stories

... development your writer site; A survey of writer websites; Your on-line press package; Multimedia for books; Podcasting for exposure; whilst to release your website

... running a blog for authors; Connecting with readers; web publication reviews: execs and cons; running a blog different types; Over the lengthy haul; Blog-to-e-mail provider

... Social networking; MySpace: not only for children; fb; Create your individual crew; different locations on MySpace; extra social-networking websites

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For the benefit of new readers, link to these previous posts when you write about the same topics in the future. Add a small menu of these posts on the sidebar of your blog, with a heading such as Lively Conversations or Greatest Hits. • Add artwork. Sprinkling stock photosand illustrations in your blog posts is a simple way to add visual appeal. Images are eyeball magnets. Writing a post about how to fix a flat tire? Include a small stock photo of someone installing a tire. hu has thousands of royalty-free photos you can search by keyword.

Don’t get too preachy. Blog communication isn’t top-down, it’s a conversation. • Focus on you, we and us. • Don’t change your blog’s domain address; it’s easy to lose your audience this way. • Tell the truth. • Read lots of blogs. • Link liberally to other blogs. Your post can include an excerpt from the other blog in quotation marks, but don’t include more than a paragraph or two—more than that could get you accused of copyright violation. • Link to your previous posts. • Don’t be boring. Break some crockery.

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