You’ve poured your heart and soul into writing the best book you could possibly have written. But, to make it all worthwhile you could do with selling a few. The best advice you’ve received is to promote your book on social media. So here it is, the definitive article on how to promote a bookContinue reading “How to promote a book on social media”
Author Archives: Andy Slinger
Author Collaborations, the ultimate how to guide.
Writing can be a very lonely passion. Countless hours are spent at the keyboard with only your own thoughts to keep you going. So when I talk about author collaborations this can seem rather daunting. However, if you want to boost your network and the reach of your books then this is a no brainer.Continue reading “Author Collaborations, the ultimate how to guide.”
Email Marketing: 5 reasons to utilise this strategy
In the digital world Email is a comparative dinosaur, having been invented 50 years ago this year. It still however remains a powerhouse of the modern digital age and will not be disappearing anytime soon. If you want to build an amazing community and monetise your assets then Email Marketing should be front and centreContinue reading “Email Marketing: 5 reasons to utilise this strategy”
Amazon Ads for Authors: 6 Ways To Make Yours Explosive
Amazon ads for Authors Intro It’s no secret that in order to sell lots of books you have a great marketing plan. In this article I’m going to focus Amazon Ads for Authors. If you haven’t done them before, take a big breath, they are really easy to set up. Making them profitable though isContinue reading “Amazon Ads for Authors: 6 Ways To Make Yours Explosive”
Instagram Marketing Strategy: How to avoid the 7 deadly pitfalls
Over the last few years the growth of Instagram has been tremendous. It has become a highly engaging visual platform with vast amounts of features and potential. As an author, if you get your Instagram marketing strategy correct you can connect with unlimited amounts of readers and forge long lasting friendships. In this article I’mContinue reading “Instagram Marketing Strategy: How to avoid the 7 deadly pitfalls”
Author Newsletter: 7 ways to boost your subscribers list
Ask any of the most successful authors out there about author newsletter and all will say it’s an integral part of their business. Many will say it’s the biggest contributing factor to their success. So how do you get a list? What do you include in your newsletters and how on earth do you getContinue reading “Author Newsletter: 7 ways to boost your subscribers list”
SEO for authors: The ultimate guide to visibility
Search engine optimisation or SEO for authors is the art of making your website or blog discoverable by the search engines. It’s all well and good producing a great looking author website but if it’s not hitting page one of Google then you’re missing out massively. When you’re searching online you rarely ever go past page one so the chances of your website being discovered on page ten are zero.
Author website: 6 Ways to stand out from the crowd.
1. Why you should have an author website?
2. What are the benefits of an author website?
3. Should I create a blog?
4. How do I optimise my site?
5. How do I make it look incredible?
6. Great examples of Author Websites.
Copywriting skills: How to improve your book sales.
If you’d ask me a a few months ago I’d have said copy was something completely different to what I’d understand it to be now. Copy writing is the art of writing a short snappy sentence that lures readers in to looking at your book or product and ultimately with a bit of luck andContinue reading “Copywriting skills: How to improve your book sales.”
Self Publishing for Children’s Books – A complete guide.
Self Publishing For Children’s Books It may seem like the easy option to go with self publishing for children’s books, especially as a first time author. A nice short book with lots of pictures, or a longer middle grade book can’t be hard to write and put together, surely? I’m the first to say anyoneContinue reading “Self Publishing for Children’s Books – A complete guide.”