Category Archives: Blog Posts

Smith Publicity Announces Winner of 2019 Book Marketing Scholarship

Smith Publicity has announced the winner of their 2019 book marketing scholarship. Addie Harpold of Oak Point, TX has been awarded $1,000, which will be applied to tuition costs at Texas Tech University where Harpold will attend in the fall of 2019 as a freshman.  [caption id="attachment_10711" align="alignright" width="247"] Addie Harpold[/caption] “We offer this scholarship…
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New Podcast Episode: Janet Shapiro Discusses Book Marketing Tips for Self-Help and Wellness Authors

Check out the latest "All Things Book Marketing" podcast episode with Janet Shapiro, a Senior Publicist and Publicity Team Manager at Smith Publicity. Janet talks with Dan Smith and provides great insights and book marketing advice for authors in the wellness and self-help genres. [spreaker type=player resource="show_id=1856806" width="100%" height="200px" theme="light" playlist="false" playlist-continuous="false" autoplay="false" live-autoplay="false" chapters-image="true"…
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Dan Smith Featured in CEO Blog Nation

Check out our CEO Dan Smith featured in CEO Blog Nation offering commentary on how a podcast can help reach a new audience for your business.
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Overview of Some Smith Publicity Book Marketing Programs

For Immediate Release CHERRY HILL, NJ, U.S., March 5, 2019 -- Smith Publicity, the most prolific book publicity agency in the publishing industry, recently updated their service offerings. In response to author needs and changes in the media landscape, services have been enhanced, expanded and new options created. "Smart book marketing means adapting to industry…
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What to Look for When Choosing a Book Marketing Firm

Writing a book should be the hard part. But what comes next is a little trickier. It’s time to find a public relations firm, which can be a very difficult decision. Publicity campaigns have no guarantees, but when they are successful, your book could gain more attention than you could have ever imagined. So how…
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What Can You Expect To Pay For Your Book Publicity Campaign?

Publishers and authors cannot simply purchase a positive reputation and credible image—because they aren’t for sale. Building strong relationships with the media requires relentless outreach and compelling storytelling directed at the desired book buying audience. Great publicity for any book must be earned. What is the value of earned publicity and getting your book out there? This is…
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