Helpful advice for self-published authors
Most self-published authors will at some point ask themselves a fundamental question: will anyone ever buy my book? If you’re wondering how other self-published authors crossed the great divide between amazingly creative and inspired wordsmithing to being good at “selling stuff” then read on.
What marketing wisdom can be applied to selling books? Here’s a few key principles:
- Know your market – who wants to read and buy a book like yours?
- Give your market what they want, also addressing how and when they want it.
- Find your inner sales champion! You’re the best person to drive interest in your book – learn how to do this well.
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