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The Importance of Book Reviews for Promotion

Published: September 29, 2015

One of the most important components of a strong book promotion campaign is generating book reviews. When someone is browsing a book store or searching online for a book to read, they often consider reviews before making a purchase. If a book has very few reviews, bad reviews, or no reviews at all, they may question its quality or authenticity.

September Children’s New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers!

Published: September 24, 2015

Check out some of Bookmasters’ publishers’ newest Children’s releases for September 2015:

September Christian New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers!

Published: September 22, 2015

Check out some of Bookmasters’ publishers’ newest Christian releases for September 2015:

Are You Marketing Your Book Properly With Facebook?

Published: September 15, 2015

In a recent article titled “Why Facebook Cannot Help You Sell Books,” author Michael Alvear makes a bold statement:

September New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers!

Published: September 08, 2015

Check out some of Bookmasters’ publishers’ newest releases for September 2015:

Haven’t Picked Up a Book in Over a Year? Here’s Why It’s Time to Start Reading Again

Published: September 01, 2015

We get it. Life can get hectic and busy and when that happens, sitting down to enjoy a good book slips down on the priority list. However, if you haven’t read a book in more than a year, it’s time to carve out some time (even just 10-15 minutes a day!) and start reading again to enjoy the following benefits:

What Does it Take to Distribute a Book to the Marketplace?

Published: August 27, 2015

Many an author and publisher have dreamed of seeing their book on the shelves of Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, or their local independent bookstore. Others long for their eBooks to appear on iTunes. And good luck finding someone who doesn’t want their book listed on Amazon (hint: if they claim not to care about Amazon, they’re likely lying).

5 Tips for Creating an Effective Book Marketing Plan

Published: August 25, 2015

Want to sell your book? You’ll need a book marketing plan. A book marketing plan outlines how you plan to market and promote your book. In fact, a book marketing plan is required when the sales representatives working on your behalf present your title to the key national accounts like Baker & Taylor, Ingram, and Barnes & Noble. Retail buyers need to have a reason to invest inventory dollars in your book and consumers need to know your book exists and where to find it. Even if the marketing plan isn’t complex, it’s still crucial in a competitive market. Here are some tips for creating an effective book marketing plan:

August New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers!

Published: August 18, 2015

Check out some of Bookmasters’ publishers’ newest releases for August 2015:

Writing Brainstorming Tip: Build an Idea Bag

Published: August 11, 2015

All writers experience writer’s block from time to time. It’s nearly impossible to have great ideas flowing freely at all times. However “normal” writer’s block may be, it’s still incredibly frustrating! That’s why writers should take precautions and plan for potential writer’s block before it occurs by having a go-to place for ideas that will stimulate creativity and brainstorming when they are out of ideas of their own. One of our favorite tools for writers is an idea bag.