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Low-Cost Book Promotion: How I Engage People at Book Events

Low-Cost Book Promotion: How I Engage People at Book Events by Kathleen Watson When my Grammar for People Who Hate Rules: Killer Tips from the Ruthless Editor came out in August 2016, I was not exactly a marketing novice; I … Continue reading

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Power of the Group: Grab Your Author Friends and Hold a Group Reading!

Power of the Group: Grab Your Author Friends and Hold a Group Reading! by Laura Orsini Every other month, the Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion Meetup holds a group reading event. Authors have the chance to read from their published … Continue reading

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The Self-Publishing Force-Field Analysis

The Self-Publishing Force-Field Analysis by Mary Ellen Stepanich Some of us writers have an affinity for bookkeeping, and when we tally all the self-publishing costs against the income from our book sales, we discover a dismal truth: We make very … Continue reading

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The Bookstore Dream

The Bookstore Dream by Jack Dermody What could be more pleasurable for new writers than to walk around a bookstore and fantasize about their own books one day landing on the prime real estate of the choicest shelves there? On … Continue reading

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The Power of the Group: Support Your Fellow Authors by Buying Direct from Them

The Power of the Group: Support Your Fellow Authors by Buying Direct from Them by Laura Orsini Most authors in the Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion Meetup are familiar with my tolerate/hate relationship with Amazon. To put it succinctly, I … Continue reading

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How to Up Your Amazon Bestsellers Rank

How to Up Your Amazon Bestsellers Rank by Virginia Williams Do you know your Amazon Bestsellers Rank? Or what kind of algorithm Amazon uses to determine those rankings? AND, do you think your Sales Rank is achieved through reviews? The … Continue reading

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Two Essential Tools for Effective Book Marketing

Two Essential Tools for Effective Book Marketing by Dharma Kelleher It shouldn’t come as a shock that marketing a book can be as challenging as writing it. With all of the Facebook posts, Twitter tweets, emails, and other tools that … Continue reading

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