What author doesn’t want to sell more books on Amazon (or anywhere for that matter)? Book marketing expert and Author U Advisory Board member Penny Sansevieri shares this simple trick to Author U followers so that they can shine above the book crowd:
If you have worked on your Amazon book page, you know you can add photos. But have you considered posting more than just your book cover? You can upload additional photos related to …
It’s Thursday at
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on Books and Printing Them. Judith Briles has Sandy Gould from Color House Graphics … this is part 2 of an indepth discussion about book printing. Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and for our out-of-the-country members and followers … you are going to have to do the clock crunching for your time zone at http://tinurl.com/AuthorURadio. You can …
Endorsements … Should You or Shouldn’t You and How Do
You Get Them?
One of the most common questions authors ask is: should I get endorsements for my book? The answer is yes. The real question is: where should I put them?
Ahhh, that opens up another window. Maybe on the cover. Maybe on the back cover. Maybe on a flap or dust jacket if your book has that type of cover. Maybe in the opening pages …
And the ANSWER is … It’s the Marketing, Stupid …
Frankie Valli’s Oh What a Night came ran through my mind in October as I completed one of my radio shows for Author U-Your Guide to Book Publishing and headed out of the office for dinner and a check-in with one of my favorite TV shows that evening. My guest was Aliza Sherman, co-author of Social Media Engagement for Dummies.
Listenership had been steadily building this past …
It’s Thursday at
The Author U Publicity / Marketing BookCamp with Joan Stewart is in 2 days … don’t miss the day that will change your book’s life.
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on Author Photos… as in casual images, book covers, promotion, website images, products, and training. Judith Briles has Nick Zelinger of NZ Graphics as her guest—they will be deep diving into a vairety of design strategies for different types …
A special message from Joan Stewart, for next weekend …
If you want to sell books, you’ll sell far more if you’re not just an author.
You also need to be an expert, even if you’re writing fiction. But it can take years to gain expert status in your field, right?
Wrong. Publicity expert Joan Stewart, aka The Publicity Hound, will show you how to build your expertise fairly quickly during her daylong presentation at Author U’s Publicity BookCamp …
It’s time for the Annual Fall Holiday Author Tea on Saturday, November 22!
Celebrating Authors … Hearing them talk about their books … Shopping for gifts – books are ideal!
Don’t worry … the Broncos aren’t playing!
When: Saturday, November 22nd
Time: 1 – 4 pm
Food? Absolutely … delicious goodies and tidbits plus tea and punch of course!
Hosted by: Author U members Judith Briles and Julie Griffin
Where: Julie & Bob Griffin’s home: 3929 S. Eagle St. Aurora, …
Yowsa … AuthorU.org has an extraordinary BookCamp popping next weekend, Saturday the 15th … it’s our end of the year gift to you.
How to Create Killer Book Publicity that Sells Books Far Beyond Your Launch on a Shoestring Budget
SO … here’s the BIG question … Would you like to create killer, knock the socks off, book publicity that reaches far beyond any launch you envisioned … even on a teeny tiny shoe string budget? And your …
It’s Thursday at
The Author U Publicity / Marketing Book Camp with Joan Stewart is in 9 days …are you registered?
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on Author Photos… as in casual images, book covers, promotion, website images, products, and training. Judith Briles has Dave Raymond and Thomson Shore as her guest—they will be deep diving into the latest in printing strategies and techniques for authors and publishers—Dave is the National Sales …
Author U Circles Are Here!***
The online Author U Circles goes live this afternoon/evening … depending upon where you are at. Times are 7 ET, 6 CT, 5 MT, 4 PT. This is an Author U member benefit. The Author U Circles are exclusively for paid up AuthorU.org members—no guests allowed. Not a member? … join here: AuthorU.org
The phone number to call in was emailed to ALL paid up members on Thursday last week. Since this is private, we will not …