Book Marketing (61)

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How to Sell Books on Facebook Ads for Authors

With nearly 2.5 billion monthly users, Facebook is still the largest social media platform…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Market Your First Book (For New Authors!)

Seeking insights on how to get your book out there? You got it. Here’s…

By Sarah Yoo

How Do You Advertise a Book?

You’ve self-published. But how do you advertise a book? As an indie, marketing your…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Create a Waitlist For Your Next EBook? [Decktopus]

Do you have an ebook that is ready to be released, but are you…

By Guest Author

Creative Campaigns for Your Book Promotion

💡 This is a guest post by Georgi Mamajanyan from Optify. Georgi is…

By Guest Author

Marketing Self Published Books: The Essentials

The entire world experienced quite a frenzy in 2020. You know why: it was…

By Sarah Yoo

Guide to Amazon Ads: Power Your Book Sales

Amazon advertising can be a game changer for your book promotions. Here’s your guide…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Self-Publish a Book [The Ultimate Indie Author Guide]

Your Guide on How to Self-Publish a Book Want to learn how to self-publish…

By Sarah Yoo

How To Sell Print-On-Demand Books [Complete Guide]

Want to sell print books, but not sure if they're worth the investment? Feel…

By Sarah Yoo

Self-Publishing Your Book [Ultimate Indie Author Guide]

Self-publishing is tough, but not impossible. This short article will demonstrate what you should…

By Sarah Yoo

December 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More!

Everything has changed. What hasn’t changed is our mission to help authors make more…

By Sarah Yoo

Plan a Virtual Book Launch Party

Whether because of the pandemic or to reach a wider audience, throwing a virtual…

By Sarah Yoo

Tips to Book Launch with Social Media

So you have your book ready to publish (congrats!). Your next step should entail…

By Sarah Yoo

Christmas Book Publishing Tips For The Holiday Season

This holiday season is going to be a busy one for authors. 40% of…

By Kinga Jentetics

How To Promote Your Book Online [Webinar Recap]

This year, indies increased digital book sales by 69% via PublishDrive. Running online book…

By Sarah Yoo

Book Reviews: An Author’s #1 Marketing Priority

When self-publishing a book, I know you’re having to invest money into advertising. But…

By Kinga Jentetics

Top 5 Things To Do Before Book Publishing

Book publishing can feel like a maze, especially for indie authors. With different publishing…

By Kinga Jentetics

How To Promote Your Book During COVID-19

In a time of wide-scale shutdowns and social distancing, we’ve lost a handful of…

By Sarah Yoo

Ultimate Marketing Plan for Authors in 2021

Whether you already published or not, you need a solid marketing plan. As an…

By Kinga Jentetics

[Webinar Recap] How to Increase Book Sales with PublishDrive

Digital book sales increased by 69% in 2020, achieved by indies selling and promoting…

By Sarah Yoo

10 Critical Things To Get Right When Doing Amazon Ads For Books

Authors are increasingly looking to Amazon ads to help them sell their books. The…

By Guest Author

How to Market Your Book to Libraries: 3 Tips

Getting self-published books into libraries is totally doable today. And, we highly recommend it…

By Sarah Yoo

Publishing on Scribd: For Authors

“Our mission is to change how the world reads.” This is the business objective…

By Dalma Szentpály

Most Popular Book Genres during COVID-19 [March 2020]

COVID-19 has affected communities of every size and function, including the book publishing industry.

By Kinga Jentetics

The Ultimate Guide To Successful Book Promotion

In this post, we’ll explain the five steps to a successful book promotion. Whether…

By Kinga Jentetics

Top 5 tips for selling books online with PublishDrive

How to sell books online If you are an author or a publishing company,…

By Kinga Jentetics

Effective Book Marketing: Price Promotions with PublishDrive

More than 1.6 million books were published in 2019 - it has never been…

By Kinga Jentetics

Email Marketing for Self-Published Authors: Top 3 Tips for Success

"Email Marketing for Self-Published Authors: Top 3 Tips for Success" was written by Ash…

By Guest Author

The Ultimate List of Self-Publishing Resources

One of my favorite things about self-publishing is the community. While there’s no guidemap…

By Monica Dube

Instagram for Authors: Top 7 Tips for Growth

Instagram is a great platform for indie authors to increase readership and engage with…

By Monica Dube

How I Sell Self-Published Books Using Social Media

“How I Sell Self-Published Books Using Social Media” was written by author Laura Burton.

By Guest Author

Alternatives to MailChimp: Which Email Service Provider is Best for Authors?

This article was written by New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, Marina…

By Guest Author

Using Crossovers to Promote your Self-Published Series

“Using Crossovers to Promote Your Self-Published Series” was written by award-winning journalist and USA…

By Guest Author

Pinterest for Authors: Your Essential Guide

You might be using Pinterest for recipes or wedding dress ideas, but did you…

By Monica Dube

Goodreads for Authors: Top Tips for Success

As a reader, you may have participated in a Goodreads challenge, using it to…

By Monica Dube

Top 3 Tips to Improve Your Author Brand with Social Media

As an author, you might be thinking, “Why should I waste my time on…

By Monica Dube

How to Set up a Mailing List for Authors, Get Subscribers, and Sell More Books

If you’re a self-published author and you don’t have a mailing list or newsletter…

By Monica Dube

Front Matter and Back Matter [The Only Guide You Need]

Think about every time you open a book: you probably skim through the first…

By Monica Dube

How to Get Book Reviews and Build an ARC Team

Reader reviews are crucial for boosting ebook sales for self-published authors. They can: While…

By Monica Dube

Upcoming Free Webinar: Sell More Books with Public Speaking!

For many authors, public speaking is a source of anxiety. But effective communication skills…

By Monica Dube

PublishDrive’s Amazon Ebook Advertising Tool Is Better Than Ever

PublishDrive recently became the first self-publishing platform to offer a built-in Amazon ebook advertising…

By Monica Dube

Amazon Advertising for Ebooks is Now Available through PublishDrive

Amazon’s Sponsored Products ads are among the most powerful marketing tools for authors who…

By Monica Dube

Don’t Miss Our Free Webinar – Self-Publishing 102: Book Marketing Basics

Marketing is one of the most important elements of an indie author’s career. The…

By Monica Dube

Use Book Promotion Options Directly Through PublishDrive!

We have an early gift we’d like to share: ebook promotion features are now…

By Monica Dube

How to Write a Book Description that Sells

Any quick online search will give you slews of experts sharing how to write…

By Guest Author

PublishDrive’s AI helps you find categories for your book

Metadata is very important. We know this. The title, cover image, subtitle and description…

By Monica Dube

Google’s Talk to Books: Will it Improve Ebook Sales?

I’m all for AI and chatbots – I even designed one! -, but every…

By Monica Dube

Managing Encoded Metadata Within Your Book

At this point, you already know much more about ebook metadata than you ever…

By Monica Dube

Using BISAC Codes to Get Into The Right Category on Amazon – Book Metadata Tricks for Better Ebook Sales

Metadata in publishing is all information about a book: it includes author, title, description,…

By Monica Dube

Smart Metadata Entry for Better Ebook Sales: Title, Subtitle, Series fields

Metadata in publishing is all information about a book: it includes author, title, description,…

By Monica Dube

Book Metadata Entry for Better Ebook Sales: The Basics

Metadata – data about data – in publishing is all information about a book.

By Monica Dube

What Is a Beta Reader and How to Find One

What is a beta reader and how to find one is brought to you…

By Monica Dube

Amazon AMS Ads: How to utilise them for success?

Successful fantasy writer Karen Myers has recently written an article on her experience with…

By Monica Dube

The Importance of Book Reviews to Get Your Book Known

This is a guest post by BookRazor writer Sarah Robinson. Read her bio at…

By Monica Dube

What is the Secret of a Successful Ebook Launch

Are you ready to get published? Great! Why not throw a party? A book…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Pricing for a Foreign Market – Eurozone and Eastern Europe

It is always exciting to read and write about faraway lands and cultures. But…

By Monica Dube

Advanced Pricing at PublishDrive

The new Advanced Pricing feature is available now on the platform providing publishers with…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Marketing Tips That Work – 6 Strategies You Can Follow

We are going to give you some bulletproof ideas to get your book out…

By Ramona Tanay

How to Increase Your Ebook Sales – 5 Tips

Do you have a new interesting book for your readers? Great. Do you offer…

By Ramona Tanay

How to Effectively Promote Your Ebook on Social Media

PROMOTE YOUR EBOOK ON SOCIAL MEDIA For self-published authors and writers of any kind,…

By Guest Author

Ebook Marketing Tips for Beginners: The Starter List

Publishing an ebook worldwide does not guarantee that your potential readers will know about…

By Ramona Tanay