5 Ways to Promote Your Book by Giving Away the First Chapter

I love Amazon!  I frequently search for books on Amazon.  I pay attention to what Amazon recommends for me.  I have a Kindle and often check Amazon’s list of “Top 100 Free” Kindle Ebooks.  As a reader, the choices for “what to read next” are endless.  My “to read” list is never under 25 books.Continue reading “5 Ways to Promote Your Book by Giving Away the First Chapter”

SEO Copywriting – Ebook by Ian Lurie

A lot of startups will make pretty-shiny websites and spend a lot of time writing out their articles, blogging, guest posting, issuing press releases….but they don’t know how to get the full SEO value out of it. This means they’re doing all the work, but not getting the full benefit. They would be PRIME candidatesContinue reading “SEO Copywriting – Ebook by Ian Lurie”

Interview with Social Media Marketing Expert: Ian Lurie, Portent Interactive

Every Monday I post an interview with a social media marketing expert. My blog focuses on using social media to promote books (particularly self-published books), and I believe authors can really learn a lot about successful social networking by following the experts. This week we meet Ian Lurie, President of Portent Interactive KS: Tell meContinue reading “Interview with Social Media Marketing Expert: Ian Lurie, Portent Interactive”