Byline Articles: A Staple of Book Promotion to Build Visibility and Attract New Business Opportunities

Welcome back to Smith Publicity’s Industry Innovations Series! In this new 12-part blog series, the Smith Publicity team will explore various industry-related topics: from the evolution of self-publishing to the explosion of podcasts to social media and how it’s changed book marketing and much more. Each month, we will discuss how different innovations have evolved and their […]

October book marketing webinar graphic. The book publicity team at smith publicity discusses how authors can speak with confidence at events and land agents to promote their books.

How Authors Can be In-Demand Speakers – Book Marketing Webinar

Many authors are in-demand speakers as one of the opportunities that arise from writing a book. If you’re an author or soon to become one, you can learn more in our latest Smith Publicity webinar, “Becoming a Coveted Speaker: How Authors Can Build Their Speaking Confidence, Land an Agent, and be a Part of Successful […]

Smith Publicity’s 25 Year Anniversary Podcast Episode with CEO Dan Smith

CEO and Founder of Smith Publicity Dan Smith sit down with host Olivia McCoy to reminisce about the last 25 years working in book marketing and publicity. From radio to social media, they discuss how Smith began and grew into the company we know and love today. The Open Book series airs on a monthly […]

The Book Tour – Does It Still Exist?

Welcome back to Smith Publicity’s Industry Innovations Series! In this new 12-part blog series, the Smith Publicity team will explore various industry-related topics: from the evolution of self-publishing to the explosion of podcasts to social media and how it’s changed book marketing and much more. Each month, we will discuss how different innovations have evolved […]

Headshot of Marika Flatt. Author of PR by the book. Book publicity and author promotion consultant.

New Podcast Episode: Publicity Trends with Friendly Competitor Marika Flatt of PR by the Book

Host Olivia McCoy and Founder of Smith Publicity Dan Smith sit down with friendly competitor and industry colleague Marika Flatt, Owner of PR by the Book, to discuss how the media landscape has changed over the years, recent publicity trends, and tips for authors looking to publicize their books. Olivia: Hi, and welcome to this […]

Lessons from 5 Authors Who Put TikTok to Good Use

As the fastest-growing social media platform in 2022, TikTok can no longer be dismissed as a frivolous platform where people make dance videos. With a growing tribe of readers (#BookTok), Tiktok is a great place for authors to gain popularity, showcase their books, and build a loyal community of readers. In fact, publishing industry trends […]

Fiction Publicity Campaigns: Open Book with Publicity Manager Andrea Kiliany Thatcher

Smith Publicity’s Manager for the Arts & Entertainment team, Andrea Kiliany Thatcher, discusses the logistics of and angles for fiction campaigns on our new Open Book series. Learn a bit about the differences between fiction and non-fiction publicity and what success can look like for your novel by tuning in! The Open Book series airs […]

2022 Smith Publicity Book Marketing Scholarship Winner Announced

As Book Publicists, We Recognize Persuasive Writing Congratulations to Eve Jensen, NYU class of 2023, who has been named the recipient of Smith Publicity’s 2022 book marketing scholarship. We honor and recognize her for persuasive writing, which is helpful in our pitches and book publicity campaigns daily. For years, Smith Publicity has offered a book […]

The book publicists at Smith Publicity, Inc in Cherry Hill, NJ

Video: Our Book Marketing Services and Staff

Learn More About Our Book Publicity Professionals Watch our Smith Publicity introductory video to meet our team and learn more about the unique marketing services we offer. Our book publicists are ready to promote your book with exclusive techniques and methods that we’ve perfected for every genre. Whether your work is self-published or from a […]

How and Why Podcasts Benefit Authors

Not Your Average Interview: The Many Advantages of Podcasts Welcome back to Smith Publicity’s Industry Innovations Series! In this new 12-part blog series, the Smith Publicity team will explore various industry-related topics: from the evolution of self-publishing to the explosion of podcasts to social media and how it’s changed book marketing and much more. Each […]