How To Ebook

Home » Uncategorized » Why Recommending (other) Books is an A-Game Book Promotion Strategy for 2019: @Bookgal

Why Recommending (other) Books is an A-Game Book Promotion Strategy for 2019: @Bookgal

Find us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterView our profile on LinkedInView our videos on YouTube

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 13,104 other followers

Follow me on Twitter

Advertisements

 

Why Recommending (other) Books is an A-Game Book Promotion Strategy in 2019 | AMarketingExpert.com

Reading Time: 7 minutesWhenever I’m being interviewed, or teaching a workshop or panel, the question invariably comes up about what I’m reading. “What’s on your nightstand?” The interviewer (or an audience member) will ask me. If you’ve ever been in this position to be asked this question, and didn’t know what to come up with – you’re not alone. Many authors I speak to make little or no time to read other books, which always surprises me. In some unfortunate cases, when asked what books they are reading, authors can only cite their own, which is a mistake. While I realize that book promotion likely takes up a lot of your time, reading will not only help you broaden your horizons, but help you sharpen your writing skills, too.

Stephen King once said: “If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have time (or the tools) to write.” So why does this matter? Well for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is that we always need to be learning and growing in our genre – when we don’t, our book promotion suffers, even at times growing stagnant. But also, it’s just good business. As a business owner, I am always getting to know my competition. Sometimes I network with them or support them in some other way.

read more https://www.amarketingexpert.com/why-recommending-other-books-is-an-a-game-book-promotion-strategy-for-2019/

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Find us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterView our profile on LinkedInView our videos on YouTube

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

%d bloggers like this: