Nonfiction authors share stories that will change people's lives. Yet they don't always get the recognition they should. They know they've poured their heart out and revealed something so personal that the triumph makes them want to tell it all. Once they do, they don't get the book sales they expect. Why does this happen?
Newsflash: You have to brand and market yourself starting in your local area.
Latest updates added December 2, 2015.
If you're an author who has released your first book or maybe even your third and haven't had sales, then this course is for you. Or, if you are currently writing your first book, this is a course you want to take and be ahead of the game.
This course walks authors through the steps of becoming a local expert.
Get started today and become the local expert newspaper editors and radio shows contact again and again.
Find out why you need to create an author website. You will learn the key components your site MUST have.
Why do you need a press release, how to send it to local media and national distribution sites.
Discover how local talk radio interviews can help your message.
Do you know Social Media can be a GREAT component to your brand and marketing efforts.
Learn how to partner with your local library to carry your books and gain more exposure. Even though your book is being checked out, there's a benefit to the library having your masterpiece on its shelves.
How many of your local newspapers do you read? Have you ever read a story and said to yourself, I could've written that. Find out the advantages to submitting articles to your local paper.
What a hidden gem this is! Do not skip this lesson by any means. If you do, it could costs you money!
What you can offer to a nonprofit organization, can expand your reach.
It is important to remain current in your trade. You will learn the benefit of joining
a national trade organization.
Do you remember about giving back?
This is the first event you have been waiting for!! Now you can put in place some of the other tips to ensure your book signing happens.
Get ready to find out about local author events, book clubs and even stores that will carry your book on consignment.
This is the lesson that will make you stand up strong!! You will be positioned to conduct your own seminar, with you as the speaker!!
Events R Us is about you and what you got from this lesson.
Recap the 12 steps that a nonfiction author can use to become a local expert.
This is an audio lesson that gives additional insight on HOW to use Facebook as an Author!!
Resources for getting national interviews which also adds credibility when reach out to local press, media and radio shows.
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