book marketing

Mama by Terry McMillan

The Mama Bestseller Video

When Terry McMillan’s first novel Mama was published in 1987, she wrote more than 3,000 letters to bookstores, colleges, chain stores, African-American groups, and other groups asking them to stock and/or promote her book. She offered to do readings wherever they would give her space. The response was so great that she ended up doing […]

About John Kremer

John Kremer is author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books, the Relationships Matter Marketing program, and many other books and reports on book marketing, Internet marketing, social media, and book publicity. -- .

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Selling Information by Fred Gleeck

Fred Gleeck: Writing Great Internet One-Page Sales Letters

In an issue of Fred Gleeck Insights ezine from many years ago, my friend Fred Gleeck provided an outline for a good Internet one-page sales letter that would work for books, reports, audios, videos, kits, home study courses, software, and other information products. Here it is: 1. Prehead 2. Headline 3. Posthead 4. Opening Line/Paragraph 5. Build […]

About John Kremer

John Kremer is author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books, the Relationships Matter Marketing program, and many other books and reports on book marketing, Internet marketing, social media, and book publicity. -- .

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Author Marketing Tip: Create Great Books

Book Marketing Success Stories: Do You Hate to Market Books?

http://media.blubrry.com/bookmarketingsuccess/p/bookmarketingbestsellers.com/wp-content/uploads/Book-Marketing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIf they are truly honest, all authors hate marketing. They’d rather write. Building relationships is the key to marketing. And that’s just a matter of making friends. Of course, if you write a great book, your marketing is at least half done. Great books create great fans. And great […]

About John Kremer

John Kremer is author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books, the Relationships Matter Marketing program, and many other books and reports on book marketing, Internet marketing, social media, and book publicity. -- .

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Be Alive - John Kremer quote

Book Writing Advice: Don’t Be Boring. Be Alive!

Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive. — Howard Thurman, civil rights leader When you write a book, write what makes you come alive. Do that. Don’t be boring. Be alive. — John Kremer When […]

About John Kremer

John Kremer is author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books, the Relationships Matter Marketing program, and many other books and reports on book marketing, Internet marketing, social media, and book publicity. -- .

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