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10 Authors Who Have Used Great-Looking Facebook Pages To Increase Book Sales

10 Authors Who Have Used Great-Looking Facebook Pages To Increase Book Sales

Marketing your eBook is arguably one of the most important jobs of the self-published author. Once your well-written and perfectly formatted eBook is being sold from the digital shelves  of Amazon's KDP store many authors become complacent, wondering why your eBook sales are not performing as they should.

eBook marketing is a wide-ranging topic, covering many different online channels. To help simplify your job as a self-published author I have focused on the the giant of the top 3 social media channels. (Those being Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter). In this post I have selected 10 authors who have attracted a massive fanbase and following on Facebook.

Have a look at how each author markets to their fans, the special offers made to entice sales as well as the configuration and layout of their Facebook author page. Is their anything you can learn from these best-selling authors, I think so.

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Cost-Saving Ideas for Authors - How to Publish your Book for Less.

Cost-Saving Ideas for Authors - How to Publish your Book for Less.

 

This article has been written for those hard-working authors who love writing and want to better understand how to free up precious time, whilst lessening the financial burden of publishing a book.

There are many ways to save money during the writing and (self) publishing processes. Some of these ideas are easy to understand and implement whilst others are more involved and will take dedication to the learning process before you will start to see their benefits.

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Self-Publishing Resources - 10 Great Blogs for Authors

Self-Publishing Resources - 10 Great Blogs for Authors

Looking for handy tips and information on how to write a better book, or the latest updates from the world of Amazon that affects you as a self-published author?

I thought I would share the top 10 blogs (or online resources) that I use when wanting to keep abreast of the ever-changing self-publishing industry. These blogs are regularly updated with great content by bloggers who are heavily involved in some way or another in self-publishing. They also have a great track record of responding directly to comments and queries which is invaluable for those of us needing pointers whilst our next novel is underway!

Some of the locations below are not blogs however they are still a great resource for authors to know of none the less. Let me know what you think, have I missed any valuable blogs/ resources that people should know about?

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Free Digital Publishing Course - Great Online Content for Authors and Publishers

Free Digital Publishing Course - Great Online Content for Authors and Publishers

Looking to brush up on current digital publishing technology, or are you a publisher looking to better understand the industry? Here are two great courses offered by online portal DigitalPublishing101, free of Charge! These free online courses are offered in a step-by-step fashion and geared towards publishers, editors, marketers and other industry professionals.

I have been reading the course content for some time now and find the lessons are great, not only giving great theory lessons on the eBooks and eBook related  technology but they also a provide multimedia-rich overview of the whole digital publishing process. The course content is given in a very easy to understand method that would satisfy readers with no technology background or industry veterans hungry for the nitty-gritty of HTML and CSS technologies.

Let me know what you think of the content, was it as helpful to you as it was to me?

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Join the New LinkedIn Group for South African Authors!

Join the New LinkedIn Group for South African Authors!

Hi Everyone, we have just created a linkedIn group for South Authors.

http://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=7453850&trk=anet_ug_hm&goback=%2Egmr_7453850

 

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How to Improve your eBook Sales on Amazon - Tried and Tested Techniques for Multiplying Exposure.

How to Improve your eBook Sales on Amazon - Tried and Tested Techniques for Multiplying Exposure.

 

Once you have conquered your fears and loaded your eBook on the world's leading sales platform (Amazon for those who are wondering)  you might be thinking;  "How do I increase my eBook Sales?"

Here are a few helpful hints I have used to increase eBook Sales on the Kindle Platform.

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The Beauty of Blogging - Free Exposure for you and your eBook, Quickly and Easily

The Beauty of Blogging - Free Exposure for you and your eBook, Quickly and Easily

For Authors/ Writers/ Business Owners wondering how to gain greater exposure to the internet population this article is for you!

A Blog is an amazing method of circulating your data online that if used correctly can help you appear in potential customers Google Searches in no-time at all. For the purpose of the this article I have focused on the popular Blogging platform now owned by Google - www.Blogger.com

I have chosen the Blogger.com platform for a few reasons;

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