Monthly Archives: May 2015

How to Sell Books to Libraries

Wooing Libraries as an Indie Author

Guest post by Lauren Charles, Ingram Spark

 

How to Sell Books to Libraries

For most of the indie publishing world, when we talk about getting our books out into the marketplace, we mean bookstores of both the digital and brick-and-mortar variety. And while I would never say that readers and authors have forgotten that they need to know how to sell books to libraries, we need to remember that they’re looking for different qualities when it comes to buying titles for their catalogs. Like indie bookstores, libraries cater to the community they serve and as such are going to have different requirements than some of the other avenues for bookselling, which is

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How to Market a Book on Online

Want to know how to market a book online? Here are some fantastic resources! Meet Amy Porterfield

There are so many things we need to know about how to market a book on Facebook, and I was recently introduced to Social Media Strategy Consultant, Amy Porterfield, through her podcast Online Marketing Made Easy. Amy produces a weekly podcast that is chocked full of relevant and actionable tips that guide you to success when marketing your book on Facebook. Think Facebook ads are a rip-off? Think again! Amy has completely changed my mind about running Facebook ads.

You are probably like me and don’t have time to sit down and listen to a podcast, but I do have “dead

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