7 Insider’s Secrets to Launching A Book
In episode #1588, 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!
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