Category: Publicity

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    Introduction Orna Ross, ALLi Director The Alliance of Independent Authors monitors the self-publishing industry through its Watchdog Desk, headed up by John Doppler, which identifies rogue author and publishing services that overcharge, under-deliver,...

How to create a book publicity tip sheet

When Irish children’s author Avril O’Reilly sent a tip sheet to media outlets throughout Ireland, she had immediate success that included newspaper and television exposure for her book, Kathleen and the Communion Copter. In...

50 Ways to Market Your Book as a New Writer

50 WAYS TO MARKET YOUR BOOKS AS A NEW WRITER!  Tim Gurung If you want to be a writer, writing book alone is not enough. You must either know how to market them or...

7 Steps to Creating Your Blog (and 7 to Promote It)

I resisted creating a blog, but since learning of its power and value, I have been working at it. This should help you get started.   How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide...

Social Media Cheat Sheet: Best Practices–LinkedIn

LinkedIn is more than a hiring platform; it is a highly targeted advertising vehicle.     LinkedIn has experienced explosive growth in recent years by adding capabilities that entice marketers from virtually every industry;...