Helping Publishers Sell More Books in More Ways
Our next event is on August 24 at 7:00 pm ET): “Book Marketing Demystified” by Jared Kuritz. Book sales may be your main focus, or your book may be a part of a larger business model. In either case, targeted and effective promotional activities are a key ingredient. Learn the 10 contemporary tools and techniques necessary to successfully market your book and/or your brand.
The link to register for this event is https://bit.ly/3Q9P6p4
Do not think that your book is the only one on its topic. That could lead you to believe that people will read it regardless of the marketing that you do (or don’t do). If it is the only book on your topic (“How to Start Your Own Country”) maybe there is not a large market for it. And if it does not sell, do you think that bad reviews are incorrect? Do you think distributors and retailers are wrong for not taking on your book? How can you use rejection to eliminate ego and improve your product, pricing, promotion and distribution?
Tynea Lewis and Gary Cassel started LitPick, a company of kids reviewing books for free to get kids to read more. According to their website, “We are dedicated to promoting reading and writing among preteens, teens, and young adults through mentoring with student books reviews.” Each book and review is looked over by an adult to ensure quality. It's offered free to authors and it gets kids to read and write more in a real-world setting. Here is the link to submit a book: https://litpick.com/page/litpick-book-review-request-form
Let Sheridan provide you with a simple yet powerful approach to selling more books and extend your reach with hands-off eCommerce fulfillment. Sell books directly to readers, in either print or electronic formats, and let Sheridan take care of the rest. With Sheridan as your partner, we'll take the stress out of selling print and electronic content from your website, in addition to providing print and eBook conversion services too, allowing you to focus on what you do best - creating and marketing your content. Visit our website at www.sheridan.com/books to learn more or give us a call at 800-999-BOOK.
“The most dangerous phrase in the language is, ‘We’ve always done it this way.’”
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