2014 Awards

Inspiration

Changing How Readers View Books

If you’re the person responsible for changing the way readers view books, then you will control the industry. Does that sound like a pipe dream? Does it seem a bit unrealistic? Then this blog is probably not for … [Read More...]

Marketing

12 Month Author Marketing Plan

If you’re sick of books and blogs that tell you how to write stories and you would rather have someone tell you how to sell books, then this is the place to be. 12 Month Author Marketing Plan is a step-by-step guide … [Read More...]

Untraditional Publishing

Game Changer for Authors

The information in this blog and the list provided is life changing. Do not dismiss the simple idea of short burst activities in order to succeed. Short burst activities help you consume different ideas. You then combine those ideas into something unique. Once you have ideas that no one else has, then you’re the one who receives the money! Unique ideas are developed in two ways: Creating something special that will benefit a certain market of people. Creating a special plan to reach … [Read More...]

Social Media vs. Postcards

Social media has grown 712% in the last seven years. It’s free, there are millions of people on social media each day, which means it becomes a terrific marketing plan to sell books. You just have to do a few things. (After reading this post, don't forget to visit 12 Month Author Marketing Plan for over 100 ideas to sell books.) Social Media Daily Needs for Authors ~ Respond to questions and comments on social media in a timely manner instead of just posting. It’s important to get your … [Read More...]

Reader Avenue

Located on Reader Avenue are 10 buildings with 10 floors in each building. Authors from all over the world come to Reader Avenue and promote their books at all 10 buildings and on as many floors of each building as possible. You don’t want to be left out, so you hurry to Reader Avenue with bookmarks and flyers, anxious to start your marketing campaign. However when you arrive at Reader Avenue you notice that there are thousands of authors who write in all different kinds of genres and have … [Read More...]