Tag Archives: marketing

Nicholas Rossis/The Passive Guy: Amazon Turbocharges Book Marketing – but at what Price

The Passive Guy alerted me to a big change in the way Amazon does book marketing. As Amy Collins of The Book Designer reports, starting today, Amazon is expanding its Amazon Marketing Services (AMS…

Source: Amazon Turbocharges Book Marketing – but at what Price

image

Well-Paying Markets To Write For | Savvy Book Writers

2016 Writer’s Market, “Yellow Pages” for Writers . Do you like to travel to foreign countries, or other states / provinces?  Enjoy weekend trips to new places

Source: Well-Paying Markets To Write For | Savvy Book Writers

2016WritersMarket

#ACX #Audible: Tweet This!

These are the instructions from ACX about creating a custom Tweet…check it out!

Audiobook Creation Exchange Blog (ACX)

With hundreds of millions of users, Twitter should be part of any audiobook marketing plan. So today, we’ve got a quick and easy way for you to drive more social shares of Twitter_logo_blueyour ACX productions. You’ll be creating a custom hyperlink that automatically generates a pre-populated tweet when clicked, which you can place wherever you interact with your fans online. This empowers an army of listeners to help you spread the word. Don’t worry, it’s easy—you can do it in just four steps:

1. Begin with this starter link: “http://twitter.com/home/?status=

2. After the equal sign, add the message you’d like your fans to tweet. Make sure to substitute spaces between words with a plus sign ( + ), as spaces are not permitted in hyperlinks.

3. The message can contain all kinds of helpful things besides plain text. You could include a link to a

View original post 123 more words

Creating Your Custom Audible 30-Day Free Trial Link

How to customize your Audible Book with a free trial link!

Audiobook Creation Exchange Blog (ACX)

Few words are more enticing than “free.” Now you can offer fans a free Audible 30-day trial membership featuring your title—a great way to promote your audiobook—and potentially earn more money while doing so. Create a custom 30-Day Free Trial link featuring one of your audiobooks, and you could earn a $50  Bounty for every new Audible member who signs up. It’s just five easy steps:

1) Visit your title’s product page on Audible.com, making sure that you are not signed into the site.

2) Find the URL at the top of the page and copy the Audible ASIN, which is the series of numbers and letters displayed after your book’s title but before the “ref” tag.

30 Day 01_small Click to expand.

3) Next, open a new browser tab. In the URL bar at the top, enter the following  text (making sure to keep the word “asin” lowercase letters): http://www.audible.com/offers/30free?asin=

4) Add…

View original post 181 more words

Make the Holidays a Success for Your Book | Savvy Book Writers

. . Not even 7 weeks until Christmas and Hanukkah… Holiday Gift Campaigns, Book Sales Campaigns, or the launch of a new book: I have seen it too many times,

Source: Make the Holidays a Success for Your Book | Savvy Book Writers

stack of wood

Why it is Smart to Get Your Own ISBN | Savvy Book Writers

. . In a recent blog post I mentioned the findings of the January 2015 Author Earnings Report: 30% of the e-books being purchased in the U.S. do not use

Source: Why it is Smart to Get Your Own ISBN | Savvy Book Writers

If you don't build your dream

Readers + Writers Journal: 5 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Think, Read, Write, and See the World

The Top TED Talks – on creativity, books, writing, the mind and storytelling. Presented by authors, social media gurus and people with a singular idea.

Source: 5 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Think, Read, Write, and See the World

Girl sitting on Stack of Books

 

#PRESS RELEASE #WEBINAR REPORT by #Author Annette Rochelle Aben…

Great information from Annette Rochelle Aben shared by Chris The Story Reading Ape!