Episode #1587
7 Insider Secrets to Launching a Book
December 12, 2020

7 Insider’s Secrets to Launching A Book

 

In episode #1587, we share seven insider’s secrets to launching a book. If you want to get your books noticed, be sure to have quotes and testimonials from well-known authors on the cover. Tune in to learn more about hybrid and traditional publishing and what you can expect from working with publishers in general. 

TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES:

  • [00:25] Today’s topic: 7 Insider’s Secrets to Launching A Book. 
  • [00:34] Bulk book sales are now being counted as a single sale.  
  • [01:04] Use a company like ResultSource that counts bulk sales individually.
  • [01:23] Have quotes and testimonials from other book authors on the front and back cover. 
  • [02:25] Consider hybrid publishing that offers the best of both self and traditional publishing.
  • [03:02] Keep in mind that traditional publishers have all the control.
  • [03:31] Some traditional publishers also own magazines in which they can promote your book. 
  • [04:00] Keep in mind that most books don’t sell very well.  
  • [04:29] Use a well-known agent if you want to go the traditional route. 
  • [04:50] Publishers are not going to drive sales for you – the marketing is up to you. 
  • [05:35] That’s it for today!
  • [05:57] To stay updated with events and learn more about our mastermind, go to the Marketing School site for more information or call us on 310-349-3785!

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

 

ResultSource

The Coaching Habit 

Page Two Books 

Leveling Up

 

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