Marketing for Writers Who Hate Marketing: The No-Stress Way to Sell Books Without Losing Your Mind
James Scott Bell
This book can be downloaded and read in iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
Is marketing sucking the joy out of your writing life?
Do you wish you could spend more time writing and less time selling? Do you suffer from platform paranoia or social marketing madness? Are you stressed because you can't keep up with the latest marketing gimmicks and perpetual-motion author-entrepreneurs?
Here's good news: Marketing For Writers Who Hate Marketing will show you how to have the kind of writing life you long for by dispelling the marketing myths that weigh you down. You'll learn what works best, what doesn't, and how a few simple strategies are all you need to get the most out of your marketing efforts.
Marketing For Writers Who Hate Marketing will help you prioritize your marketing so you can concentrate on the handful of tools that are most effective, and eliminate the worry that you're never doing enough. It will teach you:
• The #1 most effective marketing tool ... one you already love!
• How to maximize the all-important first impression your book makes on a browser.
• How to turn browsers into readers.
• How to turn readers into fans.
• Pricing as a strategic marketing tool.
• How to grow and nurture an email list.
• All the time-sucking practices you can avoid so you're free to write!
• And more.
Whether your are self-publishing or working with a traditional publisher –– or both –– you need to know how to market smart. This book will show you how.