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How to self-promote my book?

August,26, 2019ByProwess Publications

Are you worried about selling your book after publishing it? Don’t worry you are not alone in this tragedy, almost every author thinks that publishing a book as the final step for their success & get relaxed after publishing their books. This is a great mistake most of the self-published authors do – getting your book published is not actually the final step actually it’s the 1st step to begin your author career. Publishing a book is like having a weapon in your hand and entering into the battlefield. In this rapid changing world, getting something is not that easy as you think. So to win a battle of the heavy competitive world, having a weapon and entering into the battle doesn’t work, there are lot more efforts and planning you need to do before publishing the book. If you didn’t implement them before getting your book published, at least start now you may be late, but won’t be lost. “Gaining something is better than doing nothing” if you believe in this, then join us for the initiation of your success.


Key factors to be successful: –
1. Market Research – Having an idea in your mind doesn’t fetch you anything, do research on it and analyze the market demand.
2. Uniqueness & Usefulness – Generally we write what we know, but the best practice is to understand what your target audience required.
3. Quality – Impressive book cover & build, paper quality.
4. Content – Content is the king for Success, choose attractive Title and eye-catchy description.
5. Social Presence – Make use of every platform that’s available.
6. Guidance – Approach existing authors, try to maintain good rapport, learn from their experiences.
7. Feedback – Before completing the entire script, share a sample of it with few people and get feedback from them.
8. Improvisation – Work on the feedback received, and improve your script.


Different ways to self-promote your book online:

There are a number of chances to promote your book and get enough responses. Few of them are as follows:

Social Media:

Social media is the best and evergreen platform to share your feelings, ideas, works, achievements, etc.
The popular social media platforms are as follows:

  1. Instagram: Helpful for images oriented marketing with keywords tagging.
  2. Facebook: Can create a profile, pages, groups, go live, advertise and lot more.
  3. LinkedIn: Professional network to communicate & connect with, communities, company page, etc.
  4. Twitter: Popular platform to create a brand image.
  5. Pinterest: Personalized photo-sharing platform, supports title & hashtags.

Email Marketing:

Nowadays there are multiple email marketing tools for customizing the emails with many predefined templates so that you need not have to build them from scratch or should not be tech-savvy to build a basic level of emails to promote your book. The only thing you need to identify the best email marketing tool available in the market and get a subscription. Collecting your target audience emails are the major tasks to implement it effectively.

Video Trailers:

In the current marketing trends, video marketing is the best way to promote your book when compared to other media such as text or image-oriented promotions. With a video, the concept can be conveyed more clearly in a straight way, so that the viewers will get the actual concept easily. So there are more chances for your book to be sold.

E.g: Search For SelfThe Death ImpossibleReal Ingress.

Nowadays creating a website is not a tuff task, but the challenge here is creating the user-friendly and all device compatible website matter. We have created impressive websites for our authors to create author branding and to showcase their books collection to the world. So that by visiting their website anyone can have access to our author profiles & books published by them. For your reference here is an author website created by us.
E.g: Nupur Pandey

If you can’t afford your own website, don’t worry we provide an alternative solution for our authors to showcase your books and build your brand. Here we will create a specific page for the authors who are enthusiastic to promote their author branding and showcase books published by them. So we hope you make use of this wonderful opportunity to enhance your branding.
Similar to the above authors if you wish to promote your brand on our blog, click on the below button, under “What should we know?” section, leave a comment as “Author Branding”.

E.g: Hemalatha GnanasekarGopala KrishnaNupur PandeyNikhil Chandwani.

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  1. Krishna says:

    Good Insight, very helpful.

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  2. Maitra says:

    Great ways to promote any kind of book. Thanks, Prowess

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  4. Mani says:

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