Are You Serious About Marketing Your Book?

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Are You Serious About Marketing Your Book?

Every author says, “If only I could get onto Oprah, I’d have a best seller.”
Of course, if you’ve ever been on Oprah (and I know some of my readers have), then we all know that isn’t true.

I wondered why people don’t say, “If only I could get my book onto USA TODAY’s book page on Thursday, I’d have a best seller.”


“If only I could get my book reviewed in the NY Times Book Section, I’d have a best seller.”


“If only the Wall Street Journal would review my book.”

I’m guessing authors don’t say these things because they don’t read those publications. I find too many authors don’t really watch the media they need so desperately to woo.

Have you heard of The Goodreads Author Program is a completely free feature designed to help authors reach their target audience — passionate readers. This is a way for new and established authors to promote their books.

Why not try to get your book in front of people who actually read?

By |2016-11-28T23:38:14+00:00February 25th, 2013|Book publicity|0 Comments

About the Author:

Dan Janal, author of "Write Your Book In A Flash!" helps leaders write books so they can get more clients and sell more products. My clients get terrific results from my coaching, developmental editing and ghostwriting. For info, go to

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