Self Promotion Required

Self-promotion is the biggest and sometimes the hardest requirement of all writers. Even those with agents and publishers there is always some self-promotion that has to go on in order to get new readers, keep your old readers and help make your writings more sellable in the future. Yes, even big-named writers have to attend the book signing events, make commercials for ads and participate in other book promoting events the publishing company arranges for…

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Local Author Expos Great For Marketing

Finding and participating in Local Author Expos in your area is a great inexpensive way to promote yourself and your books that you have published. Of course, when you are going somewhere in person and promoting your books you are going to need to bring some copies to sell (at least a dozen or so) maybe one or two to give away as a door prize that the organizer might be having. You will need…

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New Year Writing Goals

It’s a new year and it is the time we sharpen our writing tools, learn about new ways of writing, create a writing calendar or just resolve to finish research our writing topic and get to the business of actually writing about something. The toughest thing for a writer to do sometimes is the actual sitting down and writing or typing as the case may be. You have to just start typing on a blank…

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Write Books Reviews

When thinking about your own marketing for your published books you might want to consider writing reviews on some of your favorite author’s pages on Amazon, GoodReads, Library Thing, or whichever online bookstore you might use to purchase your favorite reading material. Each is free to join and fairly easy to use. Amazon will send you an email to remind you to write a review a few days after your purchase. GoodReads allows you to…

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Are You A NE Florida Writer

Are you a Northeast Florida Writer? Would you like to get some free publicity? We are asking that all the NE Florida Writers send us their information so that we can share it with local libraries, public schools, and local bookstores. We are in the process of creating a booklet of all the writers and writing a series of articles that will feature each of those writers who wish to participate. You don’t have to…

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