Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) is one of this year’s hottest venues for book advertising, but to take advantage of the program you’ll need to know the rules. For your convenience, we’ve categorized Amazon’s guidelines and prohibitions for AMS ads into this handy list. We’ve marked each rule with the following tags for easy identification: — […]
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Four main reasons why authors hold back from marketing their books – which describes you? And how do you snap out of it? Belinda Griffin shares a 3-point action plan.
Here’s a chance for you to take part in an important new survey about the effectiveness of Facebook advertising for indie authors – don’t miss out!
Don’t fret if you can’t get your books into bricks-and-mortar bookstores – take inspiration from Jude Lennon, reaching readers via other shops and community venues
Have you ever thought about using ARCs to promote your books pre-publication? Dorah Blume explains why for her it was worth the time and effort.
How to get readers to visit more pages of your author website via a simple I-spy competition – by military history writer Russell Phillips
How indie authors can secure radio and podcast interview slots around the world to promote their self-published books
Here’s an easy way to promote your books at next to no cost at events: check out Richard Dee’s home-printed leaflets with extracts of his books.
This is the self-publishing advice blog, written by members of the Alliance of Independent Authors. We cover the seven processes of publishing – editorial, design, production, distribution, marketing, promotion and licensing publishing rights – here week on week, together with writing advice and how to run an indie author business.
Have you tried the new BookFunnel Bundle service ? Katherine Hayton shares her experience to help you decide its potential to promote your books.