Break these Genre Rules at Your Own Risk How important is identifying your genre? Authors who are ambiguous in identifying their genre, or don’t do it correctly, can run into problems when pitching their manuscript to an agent or publisher. We’re here to nip that in the bud and keep you from breaking genre rules.
Are you getting ready to launch your book? Excellent! One of the most important pieces of advice I give to authors is to start at least three months in advance. I caution you to break this rule at your own risk. Let me tell you why. There are several elements involved in the launch of
The 7 Must-Dos for Your Holiday Book Marketing Authors, get ready! The holiday gift-giving season is approaching fast. Do you have your book marketing plan in place? While you may be enjoying the final days of warm weather, don’t forget the importance of planning now for the holiday season. Whether you are launching your book
You probably already know that one of the most trusted and effective types of marketing is reviews. Think about it: When you want to find a restaurant, you peruse the reviews on Yelp first, or maybe ask friends on Facebook for a recommendation. You do this because you trust others’ opinions more than a popup ad or
As an author, book publisher, or business owner, do you need to hire an advertising, PR, or book marketing agency? Here are the top reasons why, as a book marketer who has worked for both small and big companies, I believe smaller is better when it comes to finding creative, scrappy book marketing or advertising
Meet The BookFest® Bellwethers and Get Ready for the Fall 2023 Free-to-Attend Livestream Event.
Books That Make You Introduces Editorial Book Reviews Authors and readers urged to brace themselves for lots of bookish fun with BTMY Book Reviews and Exclusive Promotional Opportunities. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Los Angeles, CA — Books That Make You (BTMY), the leading online platform for booklovers and authors, introduces editorial-style book reviews. With BTMY Book
Highly Anticipated Novel “Ascendant” by Susy Smith Takes Readers on a Dystopian Journey Ascendant, Book 2 of the “Asylum” series, releases on Aug. 8, 2023. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Blackwell, OK — Susy Smith is set to captivate readers once again with her highly anticipated novel, Ascendant, the second book in the “Asylum” series, scheduled for
The BookFest® Salutes Spring 2023 Award Winners The video montage spotlighting winning books airs June 20, 2023, on the Nasdaq board in Times Square. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New York, NY – The BookFest® celebrates the Spring 2023 award winners. On June 20th, a salute to the award-winning authors will air multiple times on the Nasdaq
NJ Ayuk, Author of Bestselling Book A Just Transition: Making Energy Poverty History with an Energy Mix, Speaks at the Invest in African Energy Forum
NJ Ayuk, Author of Bestselling Book A Just Transition: Making Energy Poverty History with an Energy Mix, Speaks at the Invest in African Energy Forum There is an urgent need for the world to recognize and establish an equitable energy solution for the countries of Africa. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Paris, France — The bestselling author,