Blogging as a Means for Networking and Book Promotion

Last week I wrote a brief post about blogging for authors with a couple tips to help you get started.  Blogging is a great way to build content and use that content to promote your book.  This can be done in a variety of ways.  As a non-fiction writer, you may use your blog toContinue reading “Blogging as a Means for Networking and Book Promotion”

Develop a blog or website to build your audience

As a self-publishing author, you can use a blog to build content for your book, gain the attention of your target audience and promote your book (before and after it is published). There are several blogging sites you can use.  Here are two that I recommend and they are FREE: http://www.blogger.com http://www.wordpress.com Be sure toContinue reading “Develop a blog or website to build your audience”

Pay Attention! – Use Google Alerts to Promote Your Book

There are a number of ways you can use Google Alerts in your book promotion efforts. One way is to use them to be alerted any time your name or the title of your book is mentioned on the Web.  Then you can follow up quickly when any promotional opportunities come up. You can setContinue reading “Pay Attention! – Use Google Alerts to Promote Your Book”