Welcome to our Community Blog Hop

Welcome to our community Blog Hop! What a great way for us to get to know one another, and for everyone who participates to get a lot of visitors to their blog! Thank you and get ready for a lot of fun and many new visitors to your site! See below for the tour stops on the Blog Hop. Have fun exploring! During our last Book Marketing Challenge participants learned new strategies throughout the month, culminating in a blog hop. Exciting news! … [Read more...]

Day 30 – Book Marketing Challenge

Welcome to Day 30 of the Book Marketing Challenge and our community Blog Hop! What a great way for us to get to know one another, and for everyone who participates to get a lot of visitors to their blog! Thank you and get ready for a lot of fun and many new visitors to your site! If you’d like, you can click here to access the form to submit an article for the blog hop. … [Read more...]

Day 29: Book Marketing Challenge

Welcome to Day 29 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today's action step is coming soon. Action Steps Coming Soon … [Read more...]

Day 28: Book Marketing Challenge – Conduct Practice Interviews

Welcome to Day 28 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today's challenge step is coming soon. Today you’ll learn how to equip yourself so you can participate in a few practice interviews. This page is being updated and will be ready in a few days: April 2017 Today’s Action Steps Listen to the panel discussion on teleseminars, featuring four authors from our community Scroll down to share your thoughts below, or you can share them in … [Read more...]

Day 27: Book Marketing Challenge – Participate in Online Speaking

Welcome to Day 27 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today our focus is on participating in online speaking. The easiest way to participate in online speaking is by contacting podcast and Internet radio show hosts who attract your target audience. This page is being updated and will be ready in a few days: April 2017 … [Read more...]

Day 26 – Book Marketing Challenge – Interview Others for Increased Credibility

Welcome to Day 26 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Updated Content Coming Soon (in April 2017) Welcome to Day Ten of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today our focus is on expanding our reach by interviewing others. When you interview people who have expertise in your topic area, you further position yourself as an expert. Additionally you gain exposure to new audiences who are thirsty for content on this topic. To create a list of … [Read more...]

Day 25 – Book Marketing Challenge – ap into the Power of Online Speaking to Expand Your Reach and Your Income Streams

Online Speaking: Coming Soon Welcome to Day Nine of the Book Marketing Challenge. Our focus today is on tapping into the power of online speaking to expand your reach and your income streams. Online speaking opportunities such as podcasts and teleseminars provide you with a platform to easily reach and connect with your audience. They also provide you with the raw material to create additional books as well as a wide variety of products and … [Read more...]

Day 24: Book Marketing Challenge – Community Blog Hop

Welcome to Day 24 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today we'll be participating in a community blog hop. Coming Soon Today's Action Steps Join in the Community Blog Hop … [Read more...]

Day 23: Book Marketing Challenge – Guest Blogging

Welcome to Day 23 of the Book Marketing Challenge! Today we will be talking about guest blogging. Action Steps Coming Soon … [Read more...]

Day 22: Book Marketing Challenge – Virtual Book Tours as a Way of Expanding Your Reach and Your Book Sales

Welcome to Day 22 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today begins the first day of our fifth week together, and the final week of the book marketing challenge. Our focus this week is on Virtual Book Tours, which is one of my most favorite marketing strategies in the world. I've participated in six virtual book tours, each one leading to my book becoming an Amazon bestseller. Whether you are a fiction or nonfiction author, virtual book tours will … [Read more...]

Day 21: Book Marketing Challenge – Book Marketing Dos and Dont’s for Authors

Welcome to Day 21 of the Book Marketing Challenge. At this point we've discovered a great many book marketing strategies that we "should" participate in. Well, today you are going to also hear some of the the things you should "not" be doing, when marketing your book online. "Authors often don’t get the traction they expect from their book marketing efforts because they’re either using the wrong tactics or using the right tactics the wrong … [Read more...]

Day 20: Book Marketing Challenge – Setting Goals, Measuring Goals, and Taking Action

Welcome to Day 20 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today we talk about setting goals, measuring goals, and taking action. Having clearly defined goals is a key success strategy which will allow you to get "from here to there." As you reflect on your goals, give thought to where you want to be 90-days from now. Participate in today's action steps and put a plan in place to achieve those goals. Where is it you want to be in, let's say, 90-days … [Read more...]

Day 19: Book Marketing Challenge – Unique Book Promotion Strategies

Welcome to Day 19 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today, and throughout this week, we'll be talking about unique book promotion strategies. We'll focus on a variety of important book marketing strategies, to expand your reach, your market, and  your books. Updated Content Coming Soon (in April 2017) Action Steps Make a list of the strategies and activities you'd like to participate in. Scroll down to the comments section below, … [Read more...]

Day 18: Book Marketing Challenge – Grow Your List and Your Income with a Kindle eBook Series

Welcome to Day 18 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today our focus is on repurposing or creating content, to be easily published as a Kindle eBook series. When I first heard of this strategy I got so excited as I know how long it takes to write a complete book. When I discovered the "Quick Guide" concept my creativity motor revved up and I was "off to the races." Coming Soon... Action Steps Coming soon   … [Read more...]

Day 17: Book Marketing Challenge – Create a Coaching Program with Your Book

Welcome to Day 17 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today our focus is on creating a coaching program with your book! This is a powerful strategy, especially for nonfiction authors, as you can walk people through the transformation your book offers. For fiction authors, you can embrace this strategy by teaching a system that goes beyond the characters of your book. For example, do you have an area of expertise that you've woven through your … [Read more...]

Day 16: Book Marketing Challenge – More Ideas for Additional Author Income Streams

Welcome to Day 16 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today we continue our focus on generating additional author income streams. By developing a signature system you'll be able to systematically walk people through the steps to achieve a goal or solve a problem. You signature system can then be offered at different levels. For example, you can offer a free eCourse to people who subscribe to your list, you can offer a course that people pay to … [Read more...]

Day 15: Book Marketing Challenge – Repurposing Your Content for Multiple Paydays

Welcome to Day 15 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Today we'll talk about repurposing content. Repurposing is turning content from one format into content in another format. Your book for example can be repurposed into an audio book, articles, blog posts, an online course, a coaching practice and much more. We repurpose to provide our audience with content in their preferred format. We also repurpose to create additional products and multiple … [Read more...]

Day 14 – Book Marketing Challenge – Turning Your Book into the Business You Love

Welcome to Day 14 of the Book Marketing Challenge! As we continue on with our event focus turns to Building a Business with Your Book. Having a platform and becoming known as THE expert in what you do is critical when it comes to people finding you and buying your products or services. Becoming a published author also leads to other business opportunities. These may include public speaking and collaboration with other high-profile experts in your … [Read more...]

Day 13: Book Marketing Challenge – Earning Multiple Income Streams with Your Book

Welcome to Day 13 of the Book Marketing Challenge! Today begins week thirteen of our 30-day journey. The focus this week is on "Earning an Income with Your Book!" You'll have the opportunity to listen in to several inspiring interviews and you'll have access to a collection of blog posts on the topic. What would it be like if you could generate multiple income streams from your book, either before or after it's published! While my area of … [Read more...]

Day 12: Book Marketing Challenge – Conduct a Few Practice Interviews

Welcome to Day Twelve of the Book Marketing Challenge! Today you'll learn how to equip yourself so you can participate in a few practice interviews. This page is being updated and will be ready in a few days: April 2017 Today's Action Steps Listen to the panel discussion on teleseminars, featuring four authors from our community Scroll down to share your thoughts below, or you can share them in the comments section below. … [Read more...]

Day 11: Book Marketing Challenge – More on List Building

Welcome to Day 11 of the Book Marketing Challenge. Coming Soon Action Steps … [Read more...]