In this webinar, as part of my Conversations with Frances series, I interviewed Howard VanEs about successful book launches. A master at selling books, Howard shared some of his best strategies.
Here are some notes from our conversation:
This week’s Indie Author Weekly Update focuses on social media news including what’s new with Instagram and how best to use Pinterest.
Instagram Just Revamped Instagram Direct, Which Now Has 375 Million Monthly Users from AdWeek: “Instagram revamped its Instagram Direct messaging feature—which now includes disappearing photos and videos, along with texts and reshares—and the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced that Instagram Direct now has 375 million monthly active users, up from 300 million last November.”
If you struggle with book marketing, don’t feel alone in your struggle. A lot of authors wish they could be selling more books.
If you have a beautiful author website, you regularly update your blog, and you’re fairly active on social media, you’re probably wondering: What gives?
I decided to contact some expert book marketers to glean their advice and this is what you’ll read below is their best advice.
Joanna Penn was the first to reply when I asked her for her thoughts and this is what she said. Note: She was in a hurry and only had time for this succinct pearl of wisdom.