I’ve just discovered a real gem of an article by the CEO of Goodreads regarding the best way to get your book ‘discovered’. In a nutshell, here are the best ways to get your book noticed: Word of mouth works. 79% of Goodreads members report discovering books from friends offline, and 64% find books from… Continue reading Getting Your Book Discovered
Twitter, Tweeting, Bookbuzzr, generating traffic, selling ebooks
OK, so which groups of Tweeps are the most egocentric? First of all, for those of you not hooked on Twitter yet, Tweeps are people on Twitter. Following John Locke’s advice, I’ve set up a Twitter account solely to promote my upcoming book, Something Fishy. It’s a fishing mystery story – honestly, it’s far more… Continue reading Twitter, Tweeps and Big Egos!
I’m learning a lot these days as I prepare to become an ebook author. My latest discover is #samplesunday on Twitter. It’s an indie author thing. Enter #samplesunday as a search term and you’ll find links to samples of writing by people intending to self-publish. I shall be joining in from next week. Two great… Continue reading #samplesunday