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    Apr122014

    Important Choices for Self-Publishing Authors, Part 4

    If you’re a self-publishing author, you have some important choices to make. In this blog series, we are discussing the pros and cons to help you with the most important decisions you’ll need to know about:

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    How authors can market their books online without technical skills?

    In any group of self-publishing authors, this is always the big question. Here are five great ideas we have talked about in the past and links to our posts that explored the marketing tools in detail.

    • Build your author platform. You will want to build a social media presence. You’ll also want to target online influencers, prominent bloggers, successful authors in your genre, and experts in the subject matter you are writing about. Check out our post Creating a Buzz When Self-Publishing Your Book – For Free! For some ideas on how to do it and more.
    • Use event marketing. If you are good with people and do mind speaking in public appearing at events is a great way to publicize your book. Our post How to Market Your Book at Events will give you some basics of how to do it.

    Got a great marketing tip of your own? Share it in a comment below.

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