Melissa Bowersock wrote an epic 2-part piece that goes into a lot of detail about Marketing for New Authors. Much of what she covers applies to everyone, not just beginners. We thought it would be convenient for authors of all levels if we put together a listing of the sites mentioned in her articles, as well as some more to help you grab marketing by the … uh, well, you know, get a good grip on marketing for your book(s). And don’t forget, it’s not ALWAYS about making your money back. Sometimes it’s about effective frequency. In any case, we hope you find these articles helpful.
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Melissa Bowersock’s Marketing 101 Part 1
Get yourself organized from the start
You will need:
Amazon Author Central Page
Melissa Bowersock’s Marketing 101 – Part 2
Ways to share without spamming
Launching out into Paid Promotion
Martin Crosbie’s Book Promo Site List
Free Promotions on Indies Unlimited
Getting Book Reviews
Book Trailer Videos
Local Release Parties
Online Release Parties