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Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:11am On Jul 02, 2017
As an independent author just starting out, it is always good you publish exclusively with Amazon KDP. But as your author brand gets more visibility, you can then decide to go wide with some of your new books.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:30am On Jul 03, 2017
Nigerian Writers/Authors can join these groups to get information on how to publish their books.
Author Support Group:
https://mobile.facebook.com/groups/213441545767880?refid=27

OkadaBooks FB Group:
https://mobile.facebook.com/groups/473729092961031?refid=27
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:21am On Jul 04, 2017
With respect to the enquiries I received concerning how a self-published author can promote his/her Amazon published books! These are what you can do:

1. Join Facebook "book groups" and market your book through them.

2. Use Amazon Countdown deal or free promotion days.

3. If you are wiling to spend some money, then you can use Facebook Ads, or Book promo websites.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:32am On Jul 05, 2017
You need to have faith in your writing, and believe in your book. If you don't have faith in your book, how do you expects readers to find it persuasive?
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:19am On Jul 07, 2017
Never access your Amazon KDP account through a public computer like in a cyber cafe. It is better you use your personal devices like a smart phone or computer. This is because if Amazon system traced more than one KDP accounts to a particular device, it will be assumed that an individual is operating more than one account which is against Amazon's terms of service and such accounts will all be terminated.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:38am On Jul 08, 2017
Properly editing and proofreading your book's manuscript is a very important factor in launching and sustaining a successful self-publishing career.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:30am On Jul 10, 2017
From the beginning of the conception of a book idea, you must consider the target audience and genre of the book.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:20am On Jul 11, 2017
Always publish your books under two or three different pen names and eventually one of them will really be performing well. You can then put more efforts onto that pen name to get maximum benefits from it.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:01am On Jul 12, 2017
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:28am On Jul 13, 2017
Still on writing: Let your book research ideas remain at that level and it should only act as a guide to you. Hence, never copy and paste any part of it into your book project.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:41am On Jul 14, 2017
Author brand is one great thing to build as an author. You can create and maintain an author brand in the following ways:

1. Write a series book which will have a unique and professional covers. The covers for each book in the series should be closely knitted such that readers can easily identify them.

2. If you write stand alone books, make sure they are all in the same line of thought and unify them with a unique but similar covers.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 9:00am On Jul 15, 2017
This is the standard for the length of a book:
Short Story ........ below 7,500 word count. Novelette ...... btw 7,500 to 17, 500 word count. Novella ...... btw 17, 500 to 40, 000 word count. Novel ............. over 40, 000 word count.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:14am On Jul 17, 2017
Read books in your genre as that will help you know the taste of readers of the genre and hence improve your writing strategy and quality.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:35am On Jul 19, 2017
Never reply to a review of your book, no matter how low the rating or how negatively worded.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 9:20am On Jul 20, 2017
It is good that even before you publish your first book, you should already established an author brand through these media:

1. Facebook profile

2. Facebook page

3. Twitter handle

4. Goodreads author account

5. Website or Blog.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 9:07am On Jul 21, 2017
Some sure ways to cut down investment in your book project as an independent author is to:

1. Learn to write a clean book manuscript with minimal editing requirement.

2. Learn the art of editing your manuscript.

3. Perfect the art of proofreading your manuscript.

These will help to eliminate the need for professional editing.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:30am On Jul 22, 2017
Tips on Self-publishing books, make some money and become a fulfilled independent author.
http://ebookstrati.blogspot.is/2016/11/how-to-become-independent-author.html?m=1
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:19am On Jul 24, 2017
These are the basic steps involved in eBook publishing through Amazon:
1. Create a publishing account with Amazon KDP.
2. typeset your book in Microsoft Word.
3. format the book manuscript to eBook publishing standard.
4. design eBook cover for the book.
5. login to your accounts and publish it.
Note that I can offer you affordable services on points 3 and 4.
Also note that the account creation guide I will provide you is free. I also normally guide my clients on the publishing processes and how to promote their books once it is published.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:04am On Jul 26, 2017
Being an independent author involves a learning curve and it also requires you to promptly act on the feedbacks you get to get better at the game.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:47am On Jul 27, 2017
According to amazonauthorinsights.com, the real costs of self-publishing are well articulated in the article below:

http://amazonauthorinsights.com/post/160048498205/the-real-costs-of-self-publishing-by-honorée?ref=aai_ts_publish
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:47am On Jul 28, 2017
With a know-how of the fundamental basics of research, niche, and marketing strategies; you will surely have a successful self-publishing career through Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:16am On Jul 29, 2017
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:57am On Jul 30, 2017
This is a list of Digital and eBook publishing tools that can be of great help to you.
http://ebookstrati.blogspot.co.ke/2017/02/BookandDigitalPublishingToolsandSoftware.html?m=1
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:50am On Jul 31, 2017
Basic tips on how to prepare and format your manuscript for publishing as an eBook.
http://ebookstrati.blogspot.co.ke/2016/07/professional-ebook-formatting-and.html?m=1
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:31am On Aug 02, 2017
Write more books, publish more books, and promote your already published books. With these action steps, you will be getting better sales and return on investment.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 2:20pm On Aug 03, 2017
Tips on Self-publishing books, make some money and become a fulfilled independent author.
http://ebookstrati.blogspot.is/2016/11/how-to-become-independent-author.html?m=1
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 11:05am On Aug 06, 2017
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:24am On Aug 07, 2017
Never let anyone discourage you from fulfilling your writing/publishing dream. Although it involves some learning and perseverance, you can really get the best from it with time.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:48am On Aug 09, 2017
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Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:38am On Aug 10, 2017
When contacting Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing customer service team, you have to be calm and diplomatic to always get positive response from them.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 8:43am On Aug 11, 2017
Do you know that since Amazon KDP launched it's print beta platform for paperback (print) book publishing in September of 2016, you can now publish your book both as an eBook (Kindle) and Paperback (print) book through KDP instead of going to CreateSpace for paperback publishing.

This means that you can now get all your sales report and payment processing done exclusively through KDP.
Re: Guide On Strategic Book Promotion And Marketing Using Facebook Groups by Stevenbright(m): 7:29am On Aug 12, 2017
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