Check out this great post on the topic of book marketing from Shannon A. Thompson’s blog
Marketing is a word authors either embrace or want to stoke in the fire, but one aspect is universal: It’s necessary.
Whether you’re self-published, published with a small press, or published by a HUGE publishing house, authors have to take on some of the marketing efforts in order for their book to be as successful as it possibly can be. This could mean being present on social media, attending conferences, or purchasing ads. This could also mean spending more time marketing than an author would ever want to. In fact, I work as a social media marketer for authors and publishers. I know how much goes into it because I market all day long. So, trust me, I hear your woes…and today, we’re talking about them.
I’m only using this photo, because I love Scrabble, not going to lie.
I Don’t Like It
Many writers don’t. Unless you’re like me…
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