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Many authors, especially self-publishing ones, focus most of their marketing efforts on the online world – social media presence, blogging and website optimization. But, many forget that it’s equally important to market the book in the real world as well.
Many authors wait until their book is ready before they start the marketing campaign, what may turn launching into a longer and harder process. Experienced authors suggest that once you have the first few chapters, you need to focus your attention on creating a fan base. Fan base is the starting point, giving you the right platform to get potential buyers for your book. So where should you start and how you can build a solid fan base?
A successful book has two phases: Writing good and appealing content and being able to market your book properly. As a self-published author you need to create a well-thought plan to promote and sell your book. The internet offers you great tools and chances to advertise it, giving you access to a huge community of readers. But, where should you start?
Marketing your book online may be a really tough job if you don’t know how to do it properly. There are many tools and resources to market your book on the web, but there are also millions of people following the same purpose. You need to make a big impact if you really want to compete and succeed.
A good marketing campaign to promote your book can generate thousands, even millions of fans, increasing your book’s sales extraordinarily. All that you need to do as a self-published author is making a good and well-planned use of all the marketing tools you have within your reach.
In our previous post, we discussed how to launch an attention-grabbing book promotion campaign. In this post we continue with a few more tips to make a successful book launch and increase the book sales.
Completing your book is the culmination of much hard work, and the next steps entail marketing your new publication to as many potential readers as possible. Book launches have grown into specialty marketing ventures as a result. With some planning and research, you can launch an attention-grabbing book promotion campaign that will bring in sales quickly.
Is self publishing beating the traditional method? Are self-published writers threatening conventional publishing consolidation? Those are some of the most common questions among publishers today. While some of them state that trade publishing is advancing by leaps and bounds to merge in the near future concentrating the control in just a few hands, some others consider that self-published authors are gaining ground and organizing to work together, which will definitely lead to a stronger and more powerful share in the publishing field.
When running a business it is always a critical point to track your progress in the marketing area, especially in the publishing field. If you are not able to follow your book marketing development you won’t have statistics to determine if there is any growth or evolution.