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Instagram For Authors: How To Make It Pay For Book Marketing [UPDATED]

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In this post we will cover: How we increased our following by 1,035% Does Instagram work for authors? Can you make it pay? Think Instagram is just for celebrities showing off their opulent lifestye? We did too. However, it turns out it is becoming an increasingly popular channel for author to market their books. Adding followers…
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SEO For Authors: Get Your Book Blog To Rank On Google

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  SEO For Authors Everyone is telling you to blog more and write more articles for your audience. The one problem is no one knows about your blog. It is frustrating! We know how hard it is. Many authors ask how they can rank for certain keywords or phrases. A key point to bare in mind…
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Securing A Publisher: How To Get Your Book Published

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Securing a Publisher: How To Get Your Book Published If you were to run a search through our inbox this would be the most popular question we receive. Most authors want to secure a publishing deal. What follows is the advice we give to new authors looking to pursue a traditional publishing deal. Additionally we have…
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Will Your Book Launch Be Boom or Bust? – Book Marketing Case Study

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 Chris Bridge Is Back – Book Marketing Case Study Chris Bridge approached us to run a book marketing campaign for his fantastic debut novel ‘Back Behind Enemy Lines’. His book rose as high as #174 in the UK Amazon Bestseller Chart. This equates to an estimated 50 to 200 sales per day. Back Behind Enemy…
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Book Marketing – What 200+ campaigns has taught us.

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Book Marketing A good writer should bleed. Not literally but figuratively. People connect with honesty where the writer is a little vulnerable. We have given this advice on many occasions and now we shall implement it ourselves. We have been running book marketing campaigns for years. Over 200+ campaigns. We’ve worked with self-published authors, major…
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Your Book Cover Has Been Sentenced.

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Your Book Cover Has Been Sentenced. How does your book cover affect your book marketing and book pr? One of the team managed to snap this photo whilst bouncing from meeting to meeting yesterday at The London Book Fair 2015. This was the crowd that gathered for the talk on book marketing and book PR….
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Your Social Media Strategy Stinks

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  Social media is always a hot topic especially for authors. So why waste your time relentlessly tweeting or posting updates to the same fans and followers? Are they multiplying rapidly? If so keep doing what you’re doing. If not, then you should keep reading about Social PR. “How can I grow my following rapidly?”…
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Facebook And Emails. How To Get More Readers!

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  We are regularly asked by authors about Facebook advertising. Will it provide ROI? How do I market my novel effectively on social media? I have spent money on Facebook advertising but haven’t seen a return, what did I do wrong? Facebook is a tricky platform to obtain value from as an author. However, there…
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Collect Emails For Book Marketing

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  For every $1 spent, $44.25 is the average return on email marketing investment. That is a very important figure to bear in mind. Most authors have a blog or website where they feature details about themselves as an author and their books. However, only a small minority are collecting email addresses. It is very…
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