A unique and significant guide to selling more books through personal appearances and online interviews, brimming with information and resources as well as tips and ideas from nearly two dozen author-speaker professionals.The most powerful tool in your book promotion toolkit is your personality. The fact is that personality sells books. Readers want a relationship with authors of the books they read. If you aren’t a celebrity or a world-known author, it is up to you to create that relationship. Finally, here’s a book that tells you how to develop a greater rapport with your readers, and thus SELL MORE BOOKS through more effective live presentations, well-attended book signings, successful book festival experiences, and more personalized social media techniques. Learn how to get speaking gigs at conferences and how to land and more expertly handle radio, TV, and Internet interviews.This book will teach you how to:,liHandle yourself skillfully in front of an audienceEliminate your noodle kneesImprove your speaking skillsImprove and protect your speaking voiceCome up with speech topics for fiction and nonfiction books Organize workshops and present them on your ownGet publicity for your presentationsLand speaking gigs at conferencesForm a bond with audience members Write a pitch letter and press releaseCreate better handouts and use them more effectivelyDevelop better communication skillsAttract more people to your book signingsSell more books at book festivalsIf you’re ready to take your book promotion to the next level, this thorough guide is for you! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Carol Kilgore. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/008438/bk_adbl_008438_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A Guide to Self-Publishing in Multiple Formats is both a book and a course on this topic. This is the fourth in the series on creating print books and e-books. In later classes and books, we'll talk about how to market and promote your books. The class and book cover these topics: The popularity of audiobooks Creating your audiobook Working with a narrator on acx Completing your audiobook Creating your book as a course What makes a good course Creating a series of modules and classes What to teach in a course Organizing your course Using promotions as incentives Creating a PDF for your book or chapters Using your PDF for promotion PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Roland Purdy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/116700/bk_acx0_116700_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
I wrote 50 Things to Know to Self-Publish a Book on Amazon: A Step-By-Step Guide to Publish and Promote an eBook because I wanted to create a concise guide for people to follow to publish books online. I myself and others who have come to me for publishing help have wondered these things:Can I publish my own book?How do I make money?How can I promote my book?What are some things that have worked for others when they have self-published? It is these types of challenges that are really what's holding people back from publishing and having others read what they have written. There are plenty of guides out there that show people how to write a book and how to get published. But people need a guide with all the information in one place from someone who has already self-published more than five books. Do you have material you would like to turn into an Amazon Kindle book? This audiobook is from an author who has already self-published five books with Amazon and sold more than 1,000 copies of one of her books, 50 Things to Know Before Having a Baby. This is a collection of 50 simple tips any person would like to know while self-publishing and promoting one's own book. The goal of this audiobook is to give you all the tools to publish and promote your book with Amazon Kindle Publishing for free. After listening to this audiobook, you will be able to publish and promote your own work and know how to publish and promote books in the future. Understand the steps to self-publish a bookPromote the book with PinterestPromote the book with Facebook, Twittter, YouTube, TV, and local papersThis audiobook offers practical tips, basic tips on self-promotion, tips on a special area on Pinterest for promotion, and general tips to keep motivation high. A great quick listen. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Steve Allen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/121130/bk_acx0_121130_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Make More Money with Your Product or Service, Part III: Blogging, Podcasts, Audio Books, and Videos is about how to make more money with your product or service, and the different programs you develop based on them. Part III deals with blogging, podcasting, audiobooks, and videos. It covers these topics: Creating and setting up your blog Using your blog for promotion Advertising on your blog Using SlideShare Guest blogging Creating a podcast or radio show Creating audiobooks Narrating your audiobook Creating videos and video packages Creating your own videos Using a professional videographer Streaming a live show The book was written by Gini Graham Scott, PhD, who has published over 50 books with major publishers and over 40 books through her own company Changemakers Publishing. She has gained extensive media interest for her books, including appearances on Good Morning America, Oprah, Montel Williams, CNN, and hundreds of radio interviews. She has frequently been quoted by the media and has websites to promote her books at www.ginigrahamscott.com and www.changemakerspublishingandwriting.com. She has written this book series to help other writers with the tools and techniques she has learned in marketing and promoting her own books. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Howard Dwayne Colclough. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/057159/bk_acx0_057159_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
100 Ways to Gain More Success is a combination of 10 short books that each features 10 ways to build your business through promotion, using videos, or otherwise expanding your influence. The audiobook is divided into three sections: promoting your books, products, or services; using videos successfully; and other ways to build your business.You can use these chapters in any order and choose those chapters that work best for you.The book is formatted like a journal, so listeners can write down their ideas for what to do after listening to each tip.The book is part of the 10 tips series, in which each book features 10 tips and techniques for becoming more successful in different ways, are available individually. About the author: Gini Graham Scott, PhD, is a nationally known writer, consultant, speaker, and seminar leader, specializing in business and work relationships, professional development, social trends, popular culture, science, and crime. She has published over 50 books with major publishers. She is the founder of Changemakers Publishing, featuring over 150 books on work, business, psychology, self-help, and social trends. She has worked with dozens of clients on self-help, business books, memoirs, and film scripts. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Taylor Jeremy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/179335/bk_acx0_179335_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Learn killer strategies for writing book descriptions to make best-selling books! Do you know the 12 proven steps to write book descriptions to make your book sell? Nonfiction authors often neglect being creative when writing book descriptions. They imagine that the great content inside the book will make it a success. What a joke! Writing book descriptions is a form of copy writing - it's advertising! You are not just telling what is inside the covers. You are telling the potential reader or listener why they should buy the book. You are telling them in a way that appeals to both their reason and emotions. It is literally an art form of its own, but you can learn to do far better than most of the descriptions on the net. In this 12-step book, you'll learn everything you need to write compelling, interesting, and persuasive book descriptions. As a result: You'll have more initial sales of your books than you would have had without it. You will have fewer bad reviews because your readers will know in advance what they are getting. You will understand your competition and write better descriptions than they have. You will attract more readers/listeners to your book page through the words included in the description. You will learn how to close the sale through an effective call to action. Look at the book descriptions on Amazon! Most of them are poorly organized and unattractive. Most don't answer the most important question: "What's in it for me?" This book is your first step in mastering the fine art of book descriptions that sell. This book will pay for itself by helping you with your book promotion and sales. It will also help you to write those short blurbs that most promotion sites want. It will help you know what to say on the back of your printed books. What can I say? You NEED this book! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Pete Ferrand. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/089945/bk_acx0_089945_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Make More Money with Your Book is about how to make more money from your book and the different programs you develop based on your book. It is has the same content as Monetizing Your Book, just a different title. Part III deals with blogging, podcasting, audiobooks, and videos. It covers these topics: Creating and setting up your blog Using your blog for promotion Advertising on your blog Using SlideShare Guest-blogging Creating a podcast or radio show Creating audiobooks Narrating your audiobook Creating videos and video packages Using a professional videographer Streaming a live show The book was written by an author, Gini Graham Scott, PhD, who has published over 50 books with major publishers and over 40 books through her own company, Changemakers Publishing. She has gained extensive media interest for her books, including appearances on Good Morning America, Oprah, Montel Williams, CNN, and hundreds of radio interviews. She has frequently been quoted by the media. She has written Monetizing Your Book to help other writers with the tools and techniques she has learned in marketing and promoting her own books. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Chris Gilli. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/054341/bk_acx0_054341_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
10 Ways to Increase Your Circle of Influence describes different ways to get others to know, like, and support what you are doing. These range from making connections with business and interest groups online and offline to creating a video channel blog. Other suggestions deal with both offline and online marketing, sales, and promotion. The book is formatted like a journal, so listeners can write down their ideas for what to do after listening to each tip. The book is part of a 10 tips series, in which each book features 10 tips and techniques for becoming more successful in different ways.About the author: Gini Graham Scott, PhD, is a nationally known writer, consultant, speaker, and seminar leader, specializing in business and work relationships, professional development, social trends, popular culture, science, and crime. She has published over 50 books with major publishers.She is the founder of Changemakers Publishing, featuring over 150 books on work, business, psychology, self-help, and social trends. She has worked with dozens of clients on self-help, business books, memoirs, and film scripts. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Taylor Jeremy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/178836/bk_acx0_178836_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Ever wish you could peer into the brain of a published author and learn what tips he's absorbed over the years? How often does he blog? And why? And what about those live chats. Do they really sell books? Maybe you'd like to delve into the psychology of writing, and learn how to deal with rejection or how to write effective love scenes. In volume 2 of Write Like the Wind, Lazar offers advice on writing the "dreaded synopsis", "writing on the road", and recording messages to your readers. These skills are complemented by recommendations for promotion, such as how writing columns brand authors, and a step-by-step guide on how to get your books into audiobook format. Join award-winning mystery author Aaron Paul Lazar as he shares the cream of the crop from seven years of writing blogs in this fresh and unique offering of advice for fellow scribes. 1. Language: English. Narrator: George Kuch. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/005367/bk_acx0_005367_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.