Power Book Publicity Tips November 2015

3 Ways to Get Traditional Publishers Vying for Your Self-Published Book

A recent article in Publishers Weekly noted that 47 percent of publishers acquired self-published titles in the past year. What does this mean for writers who want to get picked up by one of the traditional houses? Read more.

How to Use Videos to Build Your Author Platform

As an author or sought-after consultant, you’ve likely considered adding video into your marketing mix. Not only can it elevate your brand’s visibility, it can also have a high return on investment. Read more.

The Savvy Self-Publisher’s Guide to NetGalley

NetGalley is a service that enables publishers and authors to upload books to its website prior to publication and allows “professional readers,” such as reviewers, to request copies. But it’s best to do some preparation before taking the plunge. Read more from our President Sandy Smith and other industry pros.

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