Build Your Nonfiction Author Platform to Sell More Books

Build Your Nonfiction Author Platform to Sell More Books

Would you like to have an established list of potential buyers for your next book before you even write it? Would you like to have other people selling your book for you at no cost by sharing information about it with their networks? If the answer to these questions is “yes,” I suggest that you build your nonfiction author platform to sell more books before …

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Writing Articles To Build Your Credibility and Author Platform

One effective way for you to gain visibility for your book(s) and product(s) and to gain name recognition and credibility is to regularly write articles and get them published on the Internet and in print. You can also make money writing articles. In many instances, you can paid if you write for blogs or Websites that hire writers to produce their content. There …

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Build An Author Platform As Part of Your Book Marketing Plan

In order to sell your books, whether you work with a traditional publisher or are a self published or INDIE author, it is crucial that you include strategies for building an author platform to get more exposure as part of your book marketing plan. Take a few minutes to jot down responses to the following questions on a sheet of paper. Use this …

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Building a Successful Nonfiction Author Platform

In addition to having pertinent information or a story to tell that others want to hear about and read as an author, you must “brand” yourself in order to become a known entity. People must know who you are and what you do before they will buy what you produce. Branding is crucial for you to successfully generate residual income streams. …

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Do Authors Need a Website? – One Professional’s Viewpoint

Do authors need a website? When I speak to author groups, I am often asked my opinion on that topic. Two questions that I typically receive include: “Do I really need to spend time and money developing a website?” “Should I have one author website that has information about me and my books or is having a book website to highlight and sell my book(s) …

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6 Nonfiction Book Writing Tips for Authors

Writing a nonfiction book differs from creating fiction books. Nonfiction authors are typically subject matter experts and spend a good deal of time researching to find or validate information that they plan to address in their books. On the other hand, fiction authors have more flexibility and have more latitude to use their imagination as they create dialogue, characters, settings …

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Enhancing Author Branding through Local Author Events

Part of building a reputation as a successful author involves exposure. There are many ways to accomplish personal branding, build your author platform and market your books. One of the easiest means of accomplishing this is to seek out local book fairs, author and writer conferences and local author events where you can display, market and sell your works. Check you local …

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Florida Authors and Publishers Association 2015 Annual Conference

Authors and independent and small publishers are again coming together to discuss pertinent issues in the areas of self-publishing and resources for authors. In doing so, they will hear from subject matter experts in the areas of publishing, marketing and promoting books, building successful author platforms, non-fiction and fiction writing, and much more. The Florida Authors and Publishers Association is conducting its …

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