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5 E-Book Selling Tips for beginners | Don’t know where to start? Read here! #HowToEbook

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E-book selling requires that you are knowledgeable about the common ways of internet marketing. Experience is very important here. If you have an idea as to how products move in the internet, then you will have an easier time generating sales for your e-book. If you are merely a content creator and not a marketer, it’s probably best that you seek the help of someone who has experience in the field. Make no mistake about it, e-book selling shouldn’t be that hard. But if you are inexperienced marketing-wise, things can get very complicated. To help you get started, below are a few tips on how you should sell your e-book online. Implement these tips and you will surely see a substantial increase in your sales.

1. Create an attractive and eye-catching cover for your e-book. The adage “don’t judge a book by its cover” doesn’t apply much in online marketing. The more eye-catching your e-book cover is, the more people will be interested in purchasing it. It really is as simple as that. The cover is the very first thing that your customers will see on your product. If it’s poorly made, people will easily assumes that it has poor content as well. That said, invest your efforts in creating a really attractive e-book cover.

2. Gather testimonials before you offer your book to the public. This is one of the most common tricks of e-book selling. Testimonials are proof that your e-book is indeed valuable and people will benefit from it. To get these testimonials, have your e-book reviewed by several individuals first before you offer it to the buying public. If possible, you should get these testimonials from webmasters or bloggers that belong to the same niche as your book. Show your potential customers that the testimonials are real and that you did not make them up.

3. Set up a blog and website for your book. In fact, you should set up the website long before you offer the e-book for sale. In essence, the blog and the website are marketing platforms. You use them to drum up interest towards your e-book. You can set up a blog which is separate from the main website or you can put them together in a single domain. It’s up to you. What really matters is that you should have a website which acts a resource site for people planning to purchase your e-book.

4. Offer a few chapters for free to give your readers an overview of what to expect from your book. This technique works very well. You simply allow people to download sample chapters from your e-book. If you are confident about the quality of your product, this should not be a problem at all. If people like what they read from the sample chapters, they’ll likely buy the whole book.

5. Promote your e-book in every conceivable online platform. Make use of social media sites, forums, and article directories to build hype for your e-book.

These e-book selling tips should get the ball rolling. If you apply them often enough, you can easily double or even triple your sales.

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Self #Publishing Manual by Dan Poynter… The Bible for Self Publishers! #MustHave. Also @MarkCoker #Smashwords Resource

Just as promised from my last Periscope where we talked about paperback printing of a book, here is the Self Publishing Manual by Dan Poynter (RIP).

Click here: http://amzn.to/1SfSadn

Also someone mentioned they were having problems with their ebook formatting. I didn’t want to get off topic, but just check out the formatting guide from Mark Coker, Founder of Smashwords and the most awesome guy I know. (Not just because he gives me nice royalty checks every 3 months either) LOL

Smashwords Style Guide – How to Format Your Ebook (Smashwords Guides 1) Kindle Edition

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(if you download it ON SMASHWORDS as a epub on your Android the Google store will open it right in your GoogleBooks Secton after the download is complete. Really cool)

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Author Starters Guide 

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Everything a Michigan Author needs to start your writing, publishing & marketing journey but were afraid to ask, couldn’t find or didn’t know

Currently only available as a paperback

Price: $20.00 USD

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In this book you’ll find:

  • Six Month Writing Plan
  • Checklist for Writing, Publishing & Marketing
  • Detailed Independent Publishing Checklist
  • Kindle Publishing Checklist
  • Resources & Links
  • Businesses that sell Michigan Author
  • Important Publication Registrations
  • Resources to Print the Book
  • Book & Business Resource Listings
  • Metro Detroit Library Listings
  • Michigan American Bookseller Association Independent Bookstore List
  • Links to
    • Book Review Listings
    • African American Book Clubs
    • Book Blogger Listings
    • U.S. Public Library Listings

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mini-guide-toselfpublishingw-freeresourceMini-Guide to Self Publishing – download

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How2eBook&Market/BookBlog101/EngagingReaders Presentations

Three presentations to help authors publish and market their content on the Internet.
Files include a video 3 PDF Resources and 3 PowerPoint presentations.
Once you download the zip file, open and look for the file titled “Start Here.”
Happy Learning!

Price: 10.00 USD

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21st Century Marketing For Authors Bundle w/Resource & Bonus!

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21st Century Marketing for Authors gives beginning engagement tips and thorough knowledge of how to present yourself and your website in today’s world. Learn how to take the old and make it new, but what not to do anymore or what doesn’t work.

After The Book Marketing in the 21st Century – This is a basic resource sheet with links that are mentioned in the pdf and video.

The 21st Century Marketing video can be seen on YouTube for FREE at http://youtube.com/sylviahubbard1

 

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This is a paperback ONLY with valuable resources for $5. 

Blogging 101 for Authors w/Resource Sheets

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A beginner’s guide for Authors to learn how to blog. Grab the video from our YouTube channel and then follow along with the powerpoint. Also, includes 5 pages for resources sheets with links.

Price: $8.00 USD

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Literary Empowerment Coaching Service

Are you frustrated and just need quick questions to all your eBook needs without breaking your bank?
Sylvia Hubbard has been in the eBook industry since 2000 and can become your eBook whisperer. Called an author’s best friend, she has spoken in the United States and Canada on Ebook Writing Publishing and Marketing. Let her spend a little time helping you get to your eBook Literary goals! For $75 dollars you will receive ONE HOUR of coaching and answers to your questions.

Price: $75.00 USD

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The Deluxe Social Media Package will help readers and authors conquer the World Wide Web one day at a time. With Links, Resources and Powerpoint Presentations, participants can learn how to find ways to share their passion on the Internet and make money at the same time.

Includes:
– Social Media for Authors & Readers Notes
– Blogging for Authors-Readers 101 Resource Sheet
– How to Grab Interviews using podcasts and Internet online Shows to increase sales

– Links to videos to help Readers and Authors master promotion, writing & marketing

Price: 9.00 USD 

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Resources for Writing Publishing & Marketing Volume One 2018

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Resources for the writer and author needing quick links to their pressing questions.

1. Finding Publishers for Traditional Publishing

2. Spreading the word that my book is published

3. 1st Book, Not sure what to do Initially

4. Where should I end the book & how to prepare my manuscript for publishing?

5. Establishing an Author’s Platform and getting started

6. Strategies for increasing my eBook and online book sales

7. How to make time to write my book

8. Best marketing plan for my book

9. How to get book marketing plan to maximize the book’s sales and message



INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS

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Youth Now Say They’re More Likely to Use Snapchat Than Facebook or Instagram via @marketingcharts

EdisonTriton-Social-Media-Use-Among-Youth-2014-2016-Mar2016EdisonTriton-Social-Media-Use-Among-Youth-2014-2016-Mar2016Almost 8 in 10 Americans aged 12 and older currently use some form of social media, according to the latest annual Infinite Dial report [pdf] from Edison Research and Triton Digital. While Facebook maintains the broadest awareness among respondents (93%), awareness of Snapchat has grown quickly from last year (71%, from 60%), and now takes the top spot in reach among respondents aged 12-24.

 

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Youth Now Say They’re More Likely to Use Snapchat Than Facebook or Instagram http://marketingcharts.com/?p=66647 via @marketingcharts

Blogging 101 for Authors Replay available at @periscopetv

Click here for the next 24hours to catch the replay on periscope http://periscope.tv/sylviahubbard1

If you want to follow along download the powerpoint presentation by clicking below or go to:

http://e-junkie.com/hubbooks

You’ll get five pages of resources sheets with your download. Thank you for supporting this author’s literary endeavors.

 

Blogging 101 for Authors w/Resource Sheets

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A beginner’s guide for Authors to learn how to blog. Grab the video from our YouTube channel and then follow along with the powerpoint. Also includes 5 pages for resources sheets with links.

Price: 7.97 USD

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Rocking Instagram #Hashtags

If you aren’t using Instagram hashtags for your pictures you’re really just wasting time; especially if you’re trying to grow a following, generate leads and build a business.

Start with these:

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What hashtags work for you?

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Monthly Marketing Tips for Authors on #HowToEbookDotOrg

These appeared on my personal blog, but I know you all don’t follow so I wanted to get them over here, plus on Thursday’s periscope, we’ll be hitting on these with some extra bonuses so I hope you watch my periscope for more!

http://periscope.tv/sylviahubbard1

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Monthly Marketing Tips for Authors

Practical advice for authors who are looking to market their books

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MEDIA:Trying to make an impact on your book sales, try to grab an interview onBlogTalkRadio.com. Here’s an updated link of author interview show. Click here

EVENTS: Find a spring or summer book fair coming up and grab a vendor table then for the next couple of months let everyone know about it at least twice a week. Contact libraries, check out facebook or do a google search.

PROMOTION: Spring is coming up. Time to remind readers to get ready for their summer book list and to add your book to their TBR. Create Summer Coupons or discounts. Remember people are feeling deary from the winter blues and would love to be reminded of better days – warmer days. Let them know your book will give them that feeling no matter what the weather is outside. Go to canva.com find a great coupon gif and put your book on a beach. Get the links you need to get them reading. A post back to your site that’s quick with all the information to all the bookstores For examplehttp://sylviahubbard.com/tannersdevil

REVIEWS: Run a creative review campaign to get people to read the book. Offer a gift card entry to a giveaway with everyone who can enter their email and a link to where they posted their review.

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