The Smarty Pants Book Marketing Podcast
About This Show
Award-winning marketer Chris Syme and bestselling indie author Becca Syme give self-published authors the latest social media tips and strategies that sell more books and build loyal fans. Join them as they interview top book marketing experts, showcase successful indie authors, and offer tips from their own successes on this weekly show.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 40 - How to Find the Best Book Promotions
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The third installment of our three-part series on how to to find the best book promotions to sell your books. Show Notes & Links: - Two guidelines you need before you set out to buy a book promotion. -A list of the items you need to research before you buy a promotion and a copy of the Book Promotion Value Index. The list is in the link to tools and resources for the series here. Catch up by listening to the first two episodes in the series here (38 and 39). In this episode: -We start with a couple recent news items that concern authors and book marketing -How to match a potential book promotion to your marketing goal--all promotions are not created equal. -Two guidelines you need to start with before you buy a promotion -A list of items to research before you buy (on resources page listed above) -Why Fiverr might not be the best place to buy book marketing promotions -A preview of next weeks episode with Honoree Corder and Brian Meeks -The difference between promotions that offer reach and those that increase engagement. -An explanation of the Book Promotion Value Index (link on resource page above) Be sure and share the episode with author friends on your Facebook page and in Facebook author forum pages. Thanks much!