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Writing a new book is an exciting endeavor, and you now have a communication medium that authors of the past could not have fathomed: The Internet. Long before your final manuscript is finished and ready for publication, you can connect with your audience of readers and have them follow your journey from rough story outline to finished publication.
In the previous post, we started with explaining how to use Facebook to promote your book. Facebook is a powerful marketing tool and with the right marketing tactics you can get your Facebook page bringing in new readers for your new book.
Facebook can be an incredibly powerful tool for promoting your book, but so far you may not be seeing the great results you want. Setting up a dedicated fan page for your book is only the beginning; a few marketing tactics will get your Facebook page bringing in the numbers and therefore the readers for your new book.
If you plan to publish a book, social media has given you an arsenal of tools to promote it and to connect with readers on a scale few could have imagined in previous generations. Both new and experienced writers can grow their book sales exponentially over time with a strong web presence and a good level of engagement with their audiences. Sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Good Reads allow you to communicate with fans across the globe and to tailor book marketing strategies to these readers’ preferences.
A new feature by Amazons marketing services was introduced recently: the Amazon Pages. Basically, in these pages companies can show their products and services, post daily updates, and even integrate their Amazon page with their Facebook or Twitter pages. The registration for these brand pages is completely free, and Amazon also offers a few free customizable templates and analytics tool.