Category: Marketing

As the Author World Turns on Amazon Book Review Policies

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/bigstock-132172679-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>Book reviews can make or break the success of a book. Scratching your head when it comes to Amazon and its...

3 Book Marketing Myths to Avoid

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/bigstock-Surprised-teenage-girl-sitting-242794519-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>Accepting book marketing myths as fact can hurt your writing career, so let’s set the record straight on three of the...

7 Myths of Using Press Releases to Promote Your Books

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/bigstock-Image-of-a-thinking-thoughtful-270061030-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>Most authors planning book launches believe press releases will result in phone calls and an onslaught of orders. Nothing could be...

Book Promotion: Do This, Not That – February 2019

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/bigstock-Young-woman-reading-a-book-lyi-14022884-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>To find your market and connect with your readers, outline who you are writing for, writing to, and how to use...

3 Author Success Essentials

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/bigstock-Happy-female-in-casualwear-lis-249745129-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>New authors often focus on the mechanics of publishing, plain and simple, but getting the book into the system is only...

Book Marketing Insanity

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/bigstock-Insane-Office-Woman-At-Work-183765274-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>Authors often don’t want to hear what works to sell books. If you want books sales, doing repeatedly what doesn’t work...

Street Teams: How to Run a Smooth and Successful Campaign

<img width="150" height="150" src="https://www.thebookdesigner.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/bigstock-Busy-Start-Up-Partners-Working-199387807-150x150.jpg" alt=""><p>There are many strategies and tools an author can use when launching a book, but one of the most powerful resources...