Articles About Book Marketing

What Eyeballs Are Most Attracted to in Online Ads – by Nadia Ali

When scrolling through pages of web content, there is only one thing that really draws our attention...and that’s pictures – ...
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Will Your Book Sell? Yes, But Only If… – by TM Jacobs

DON'T FORGET! START-TIME FOR THE SUMMER, 2021 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST IS THIS SATURDAY! SIGN UP TODAY IF YOU WANT TO ...
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Social Media May Be Killing Your Writing Income! – by TM Jacobs

THE SUMMER, 2021 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST IS ONLY 9 DAYS AWAY! SIGN UP TODAY IF YOU WANT TO PLAY!  ...
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“Should I post my business videos to YouTube or to my own website?”

THE SUMMER, 2021 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST IS ONLY 9 DAYS AWAY! SIGN UP TODAY IF YOU WANT TO PLAY! Q ...
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DISRUPTIVE AND DUMB: Do NOT Lie to Your Publisher About ANYTHING!

THE SUMMER, 2021 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST IS ONLY 2 WEEKS AWAY! SIGN UP NOW IF YOU WANT TO PLAY! ...
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Amazon Blames Social Media?; KEEP Bezos in Space!; School Board Plays Copyright Card to Hide Curriculum from Parents; and MORE – In The News – 06/24/2021

* Amazonannigans We're only a $315 Billion Monopoly. We Can't Control Fake Reviews!! Amazon Passes the Buck: Blames Social Media ...
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“Is my book being trolled on Amazon by someone I know?”

Q - Amazon removed an abusive review that accused me of racism (it was obvious that person didn't even read ...
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“Should my website’s URL be my name or my book’s title?”

Q - Angela, What do you recommend for authors when they are creating a marketing website-their name or the name ...
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If You Choose the Wrong PR Person, You’ll Flush Your Money Away… – by Ashley Brown

Self -publishing is not for the faint hearted, which is something I learned the night before my first book release ...
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Post-Pandemic Positive: There are Now TWO Ways to Promote Your Book to Groups! – by Sandy Lindberg

Excitement is in the air! Groups are becoming more familiar with virtual events and more groups are getting back to ...
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How to Get Social Media Influencers to Promote Your Book

Ah, social media influencers. People who, for the most part, are famous for doing absolutely nothing important at all (snark ...
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Invited to Speak but Don’t Know What to Say? Here are Tons of Ideas! – by Laura Lee Perkins, MS

"Marketing" is all about getting your name and your product in front of as many people as possible. You can ...
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“Should I get rid of the paperback edition of my book since the hardcover makes more money?”

Q - Angela, I'm thinking about getting rid of the paperback version of my book and only offering the hardcover ...
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Should You Pay to Appear on a Podcast?

I received the following email last week: Hi Angela, I have recently been told about a website that matches people ...
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How to SUCCESSFULLY Use Twitter to Sell Your Book – by Jules Schulman

Unless your name is Stephen King or Joyce Carol Oates, social media marketing is vital to a book's success. Without ...
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Should Writers/Journalists Let Facebook Host Their Websites and Newsletters? No. Here’s Why.

For YEARS, I have been warning authors to NOT let their publishers "host" their websites. The reason being is that, ...
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How I used “Plan B” and “Plan Z” to Sell Books During the Lockdown – by Kathryn Haueisen

I worked hard to release Mayflower Chronicles: The Tale of Two Cultures in 2020 in order to catch the wave ...
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Despite Covid, Print Books Still Outsold Ebooks in 2020

In 2020, with the early Covid fears that packages delivered by mail could spread the virus, many people who preferred ...
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Five Simple Actions To Create a Domino Effect of Book Sales – by Chris Norbury

Authors must do two things well to sell books: Write great content. Promote that content. The best marketing and promotions ...
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Do NOT Pay Someone to Showcase Your Book at a “Virtual Book Fair!”

Q - Angela, I received an unsolicited phone call from a senior marketing consultant at a company that displays books ...
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