Top Chanticleer Marketing Articles and How-To Tips for Authors

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Book Promotion:


Author Platform & Discoverability of Your Book: How to Build Yours

How to Identify Your Readers

18 Tips to Getting Your Book Discovered

Five Top Tips to Promote Your Book that You Can Do Today

more topics coming soon…

Book Stores:

BOOKSELLER CONFIDENTIAL — What Are Booksellers Seeking to Buy to Stock Their Shelves?

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The Strange World of Editing and the Beasts Who Inhabit It

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What is an Editorial Review? And How is It Different from a Review?

The ABCs of Making Book Reviews Work Harder at Promoting Your Book

more topics coming soon…

The Seven Must-Haves for Authors Series:

#1 What is the traditional publishing tool that authors can implement to propel their writing careers to new levels and to earn income from their books?

#2 What is the Single Most Important Publishing Tool for Indie Authors?

#3 What is the cornerstone of any successful author’s promotional platform?

#4 What should every author know about communicating and marketing in the Digital Age?  (article in progress)

#5 How can an author set her books apart from the millions of titles that launch each year?  (article in progress)

#6 How can an author expand readership? (article in progress)

#7 What should continue to grow and never disappear in today’s new era of publishing? (article in progress)

ann charles - point of salePoint of Sale Book Marketing Series:

Quick and Easy Tips to Get Your Books Ready for the Biggest Book Buying Season of the Year!

Brick and Mortar Stores – Quick and Easy Point of Sale Marketing Tips

Point of Sale Book Marketing Tips for Holiday Gift Fairs, Author Signing Events, & Temporary Markets

Leadership Communication Series for Authors:

Discussion About  the Principle Marketing Concept  of Creating Identity

Engaging Readers and Building a Fanbase by Establishing Credibility and Competence

Creating Shared Content to Engage Readers and Build a Fan Base

Committing to Action by Developing a Communication Strategy to Engage Readers (articles in progress)

Acquired Early Readers (AER) Series:

How to Launch a Book Using AERs

How to go about finding AERs

The Care and Feeding of Your AERs