Radio interviews give authors lots of exposure.
It's like being on stage with thousands just waiting to hear every word they say. Radio shows are promotion friendly. By sharing interesting content to keep their listeners happy and coming back for more, an author is doing a great job for them. This type of show is about leverage especially in big radio talk shows in big cities across the country. The bigger the cities, the more listeners, the more opportunity for you to promote your book. Tremendous opportunity. These radio talk show interview campaigns in the industry includes regional and/or nationally syndicated shows that can be heard on dozens to hundreds of stations.
INCREASE CREDIBILITY EXPOSURE & BOOK SALES!
Book reviews are vital to writers and readers. They make books a known quantity and decrease the risk to readers that a particular book will be not what they had in mind at all. It helps potential readers become familiar with what a book is about, it can give them an idea of how they might react to it and determine whether the particular material will be the right book for them right now.
For an author, it can open doors to new and bigger audiences. It can give greater visibility and bigger chances of getting found by more readers. Books that have more book reviews on websites are likely to be seen by prospective readers and buyers compared to books with few or no reviews at all.
A great way to gain potential readers is to emphasize your book in your OWN Author website.
This is the reason most visitors will be coming to your site. You will also want to include links for users to purchase your books if it’s available for sale, as well as your author bio. Another great way to market your book to readers in the future is to include a contact form for outreach and a blog where you can add more information about your book and your life as an author.
Whether you already have a published book or still in planning process, your online presence is crucial and needs a central home that will project your creativity that will earn you the respect of your readers.
Even in this age of new media, press releases have adapted to help authors get valuable publicity for spreading their message.
Not only it will help you get media coverage but will also provide SEO benefits. You can boost your book’s visibility. It lets your readers know who you are, what you do, and why they need your book. It can also gain the attention of journalists, to start to trust you more and give you more media coverage.
Eighty million people get their news online every day and a lot of them are your readers. With today's web press releases, the media is no longer the only audience you are writing for.
An effective book marketing strategy that produces sales for an author is “exposure”. Media or TV appearance can provide that kind of exposure on a bigger scale.
It is an important part of many book launches and a great opportunity to spread the word about your book.
TV interviews are an effective way to let people know about your book in your own words. It gives potential readers a chance to learn why you wrote the book, find out who you are as an author, and get a sense of your tone, humor, and personality.
Media appearance does not only help increase your book sales, but also, generate new interest and conversation about you and your book, It also share enough of your book to entice the audience and make them want to purchase a copy of your book. Most importantly, it can be used to help you secure more coverage.
A script coverage is an important expert feedback on your screenplay consisting of specific comments and workable suggestions and constructive criticism about your script.
It gives an idea of how one readers would react to it so you can make few adjustments and polishing before submitting it to an agent or movie producer.
Our script readers have worked with major studios and producers in Hollywood and independent film outfits.
Movies appeal to a much bigger audience than books. With the flourishing amount of books turned into films these days, authors can spread their ideas even further.
With screenplays, everything has to be on screen. There’s no writing about what the character is feeling or thinking—you have to show it through visuals, behavior, actions and in dialogue. It has a clear three-act (sometimes four-act) structure, and there needs to be a really good reason to create it
DO YOU WANT TO GET YOUR BOOKS INTO BOOKSTORES?
For independent authors/publishers the most common way is through a consignment agreement.
A consignment agreement allows a bookstore to sell books without having to pay for them upfront through a distribution agreement. In some instances, bookstores purchase books from a publisher at a wholesale price (often 50% of the retail price) and sell the books. With the consignment agreement, bookstore owners eliminate the risk of losing profit because certain books do not sell. Although most offers expect to sell thousands of books to bookstores the traditional way, this is a small compromise in exchange for shelf space in several stores.
A good book marketing plan should include submissions for book awards.
An award will give merit and raise the value of your book in the mind your readers.
While winning an award increases your visibility, it also expands your marketability, and solidifies your credibility as an author.
When readers know that a book has won an award, they immediately assume the book has better value than a book that has not won any award at all. When book buyers are faced with two similar books, one that has won an award and one that has not, they will consistently choose to purchase the book that has won an award.
A book to film review can help assess your book's potential to be suited for the silver screen.
It determines the strengths and weaknesses of your material and layout the best way to adapt your book into film. It is an important process to undergo such critique since any changes that will be suggested will not have to be revised in the book but will be incorporated into its treatment before it can proceed to the next step and have a screenwriter turn it into a screenplay.
Video is an important part of book marketing. With its explosive growth and popularity, it allows authors to be seen by large number of potential fans and buyers.
It is a shareable medium that can immediately create a big buzz about your book. It can foster deeper connections between you and your readers, to know you, like you and trust you. It keeps your book on top of mind by readers who are faced with a lot of choices in purchasing your book from another title. With a video book trailer, readers are more likely to purchase your book if they will see one that effectively promotes your book.
Exposure and Brand Name Recognition are the major benefits of marketing your book through book fairs and exhibits.
Authors are able to sell their book directly to costumers with this type of approach, wherein they are not virtually anonymous. General public usually attends these events to find out new books may it be in a national, local or international level. Some events feature books from all genres and subject categories and there are some which focuses on a niche market. This is a great way for authors to be proactive in selling their books, be friendly, and stand out from the crowd.