Two Definites You Need in Book Marketing

Two Definites You Need in Book Marketing

Have you heard there is no sure thing in publishing? It’s crazy, isn’t it? Well the only sure thing in publishing is that someone already well-known could sell a book. That’s why the Big Five focus on celebrities, sports figures, politicians, and for nonfiction, those with an established platform. But I’ve had more than one …

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“No” is Just the Starting Point

“No” is Just the Starting Point

In my line of work, I’ve been called a “puppy dog yapping at my heels,” “bulldog pain in the ass,” “go-getter,” and on one occasion “the energizer bunny.” I wear each of those proudly because they mostly come from people who are not focused enough to get where they want to go. They don’t know …

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WRITER NATION PODCAST #3: Never Quit Reading, Jamie Farrell

WRITER NATION PODCAST #3: Never Quit Reading, Jamie Farrell

Ms Jamie Farrell Writer, Mom, All Around Funny Girl & Bacon Eater! “The real trick in today’s book world is the marketing. Set up your social media and your newsletter lists but understand that the best marketing plan will not sell a bad book. Work on your craft.  “   SHOW NOTES: Jamie writes the …

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Facebook is King of Social Media Marketing

Facebook is King of Social Media Marketing

I just read the Social Media Examiner’s 2017 Social Media Report and from their research, hands down, Facebook is the marketer’s #1 social media outlet. Usage has gone up considerably in the last few years, but here’s the thing. While usage has gone up, belief in it’s effectiveness has gone down. Way down. So why …

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