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The Author’s Starter Kit – a 4 book set: Everything an author needs to know about book reviewers, blog tours, book promotion, blogging and their online presence

The Author’s Starter Kit – a 4 book set: Everything an author needs to know about book reviewers, blog tours, book promotion, blogging and their online presence

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Are you just starting out and feel lost?

Tired of books that aren’t written in normal language that you can understand?

This 4 book collection puts together everything you need to know about finding reviews from bloggers, creating an on-line presence to network to readers, various ways you can promote your book to gain some visibility and everything you want to know about blogging. All the language is plain English and all the books have extensive glossaries, lists of resources for further reading, lists of videos that walk you through trouble spots and pages of book promotion resources.

Here’s a short list of what you will learn:
-How to find bloggers who will review your book for free
-How to convince them to choose your book
-What do to with a website, newsletter and social media to communicate with readers
-How to set up and optimize your blogging platform
-How to establish yourself on-line to talk to readers
-What book blog tours are and how one can be an advantage to your book promotion efforts
-How to find a book promotion company and how to figure out where to spend your money on promotion
-What is blogging, why should authors blog and how to actually blog

With over 700 pages, this book will start you on the right path to marketing your book. This book will help you understand the world of book promotion and will help you set realistic expectations.

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The Ultimate Book Marketing Guide: Everything an author needs to know about book reviewers, blog tours, book promotion and their online presence

The Ultimate Book Marketing Guide: Everything an author needs to know about book reviewers, blog tours, book promotion and their online presence

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Are you struggling with the technology of selling your book?
Let award-winning author and experienced technical trainer Barb Drozdowich help you.

In this box set (a combination of 3 books), the 3 core skills that an author needs to know to market their book are explained in non-technical language. Barb is well known for creating practical books that cut to the core of what is needed by authors. The Author’s Guide to Working with Book Bloggers is an award-winning guide to the world of book promotions on blogs. The world of Book Bloggers is one Barb is part of. She has surveyed well over 700 members to get accurate and up to date information to help you.

The Author's On-Line Presence is described different ways by different people. Barb will help you understand what the parts and pieces are, how they work together and how to decide what you actually need for networking and sales.

The Author's Guide to Book Promotions is the last subject that is covered in this box set. Tours & Promotions are seen as essential by many authors and publishers but with so much misinformation being passed around, they are often a subject of confusion for authors. Barb explains tours & promos from the point of view of an authors as well as book bloggers – a unique point of view.

This box set is a great starting point for the beginner author while being a great refresher for the more experienced ones. Reviewers speak to the practicality and clarity of Barb’s instructions: “Barb speaks frankly and with great practicality”, “Good, no-nonsense guide for authors.”, “Barb Drozowich has a knack for keeping information short and simple, while giving plenty of detailed instructions.”

Pick up a copy of this box set of award winning books today and attack the world of book promotions with confidence.

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Book Blogger Survey: Real actionable results of a survey of 502 book bloggers

Book Blogger Survey: Real actionable results of a survey of 502 book bloggers

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Are you struggling to find readers to review your book?

Is no one responding to your emails?

Frustrated?

Find out where you have been going wrong. Read what 502 bloggers have to say when asked 38 different questions – the largest survey in recent history.

Let THEM tell you how to succeed in obtaining those coveted reviews. Listen to them tell you how important THEY think a mailing list is.

Stop listening to what the so-called experts have to say and get your advice from the source!

Barb Drozdowich, author of numerous books focused at helping authors and bloggers, repeats her 2012 survey - which lead to the creation of her award winning book – The Author’s Guide to Working with Book Bloggers. Find out what has changed, and what hasn’t.

Get some tips on the best way to succeed with bloggers! Pick up a copy of this book today and start planning your strategy!

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An Author’s Guide to Goodreads: How to Network with Millions of Readers

An Author’s Guide to Goodreads: How to Network with Millions of Readers

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Do you need to connect with readers but find you waste valuable writing time trying to figure out Goodreads?

Many authors struggle to master the Goodreads site and many will give up before tapping its true potential. Don’t let this happen to you. With 50 million account holders and almost 8,000 book clubs from every country in the world, this site should be part of every author’s platform.

Technical trainer Barb Drozdowich brings decades of teaching experience and breaks down this “Reader Heaven” into understandable sections. By using a combination of a how-to book and an easy-to-follow video demonstration course she provides clear instruction for every type of learner!

Feedback from authors just like you…

"I found this book very helpful in giving me an overview of Goodreads and the paths by which to navigate what had long been a deep forest into which I dare not venture." ~ Eileen Goudge

"Barb did a good job covering all the bases. She didn’t promise a get rich quick scheme as some do of this genre. She did explain all the tools and how to use them." ~ William Joiner

This book will:

    • demonstrate how to create a strong profile that convinces readers to buy
    • show hidden gems of functionality that help authors keep in contact with interested readers
    • illustrate networking opportunities
    • share how to tie the power of the author blog and other social media to Goodreads for increased marketing effectiveness
    • reveal how to optimize your time on Goodreads

This book and video course will demonstrate how to create a robust presence, network with millions of readers, and do so in an effective, time-saving manner.

Pick up a copy and start marketing effectively today.

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Blogging for Authors: A Companion Handbook

Blogging for Authors: A Companion Handbook

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Do you want to find more readers for your book?

Do you feel uncertain about the technology or what to blog about?

Technical trainer Barb Drozdowich has been blogging for the better part of a decade & knows what authors need. Finding readers is the key to success.

One of the best ways to connect with these readers is through the establishment of a blog - one that isn’t just a billboard for sales & releases, but a method for establishing long term relationships with readers.

In award winning Blogging for Authors, Barb teaches not just how to set up a blog but how to turn it into a powerful tool of communication with readers. She brings several decades of teaching experience to help even the beginner author. In this book you’ll discover:

- How blogging can help with communication with readers

- How to create powerful topics to blog about that generate shareable content

- How to create optimized blog posts that will get people talking

- How to protect & backup your content to keep your site safe for years to come

- You'll have space to 'collect your thoughts' on lines provided at various points in the handbook.

Through a series of free tools & helpful hints, Blogging for Authors - A Companion Handbook helps you choose the right platform, understand the technical aspects & get started today. If you like an easy to understand book that cuts through the technobabble that exists in many tech manuals, this book is for you!

Pick up this great deal today & start connecting with readers right away.

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Blogging for Authors

Blogging for Authors

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Do you want to find more readers for your book?

 

Do you feel uncertain about the technology or what to blog about?

Technical trainer Barb Drozdowich has been blogging for the better part of a decade & knows what authors need.

Finding readers is the key to success. One of the best ways to connect with these readers is through the establishment of a blog - one that isn’t just a billboard for sales & releases, but a method for establishing long term relationships with readers.

In award winning Blogging for Authors, Barb teaches not just how to set up a blog but how to turn it into a powerful tool of communication with readers. She brings several decades of teaching experience to help even the beginner author.

In this book you’ll discover:

 

    • How blogging can help with communication with readers

 

    • How to create powerful topics to blog about that generate shareable content

 

    • How to create optimized blog posts that will get people talking

 

    • How to protect & backup your content to keep your site safe for years to come

Through a series of free tools & helpful hints, Blogging for Authors helps you choose the right platform, understand the technical aspects & get started today.

If you like an easy to understand book that cuts through the technobabble that exists in many tech manuals, this book is for you!

Pick up this great deal today & start connecting with readers right away.

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The Book Blogger Platform: The Ultimate Guide to Book Blogging

The Book Blogger Platform: The Ultimate Guide to Book Blogging

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Book Blogging - One of the Best Hobbies in the World!

Join thousands of book bloggers in expressing your joy of reading!

Are you a book blogger or do you want to be one? Are you having trouble handling the technical details of blogging? The Book Blogger Platform is a "user manual" that answers all of your blogging questions. A book written by a book blogger for book bloggers!

The Book Blogger Platform covers topics such as:

  • Essential content of a book blog.
  • Common features hosted by book bloggers.
  • Social media essentials related to a book blogger platform.
  • Over 25 videos that simplify blogging technical issues
  • ”...and many more subjects!

If you are tired of always asking other bloggers questions -

Pick up a copy today and approach blogging with confidence!

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The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions

The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Are you overwhelmed by the sheer number of promotion companies wanting to take your money to promote your book? Want a curated list of sites that is organized, categorized and explained?

Are book blog tours a great idea…or a waste of time and money? Discover how to harness the power of a blog tour to your advantage.

The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions demystifies Book Promotions and Book Blog Tours – two major methods of promoting a book. This book teaches how social media is consumed, helps you understand where your audience is and which set of companies to target to meet your promotional goals.

You will learn there is no easy button for promoting a book – but there are easy ways to cut through the “razzle-dazzle” and “technobabble” and form a clear, logical, actionable plan.

The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions will teach:
-Why networking is so important to author success
-How to evaluate a blog’s reach
-What is the goal of a book blog tour
-What to expect of a book blog tour
-How do book promotion companies spread the word about a book
-How do people consume social media content
-How to evaluate a promotion company

The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions combines clear, easy to follow information, listings of over 60 book blog tour companies and 190 book promotion sites, a glossary, an extensive list of helpful videos – everything an author needs to conquer the world of promotions.

Does the marketing aspect of being an author puzzle you? Learn how to transform your marketing efforts and reach more readers.

The Author’s Guide to Book Promotions is a primer that helps you think differently about book promotions and helps you take confident steps into the promotions world.

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The Author’s On-Line Presence: How to Find Readers: A Companion Handbook

The Author’s On-Line Presence: How to Find Readers: A Companion Handbook

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Genre: Non-Fiction

Authors, tired of wasting valuable writing time?!

·      Have no idea what to do with a blog, website, social media or newsletter?
·      Dread the thought of learning more technology?
·      Feel like you’re drowning in a technology swamp?
Let award winning technical trainer Barb Drozdowich save you time!

Why is Barb’s book different from all the others?
·      Author Experience: Barb has worked side-by-side with authors just like you.
·      Barb is a teacher. She can break down dry, complex subjects into easy to learn bites without the technobabble.
·      Publishing Expertise. Who better learn from than someone that’s already completed the publishing journey?

Don’t just take it from Barb. Listen to what other authors have to say.

 

    • “This is a book that is integral for any author who is beginning to move from dreamer to published” ~C.A. Lawrence

 

 

 

    • “The book is straightforward, easy to understand, and answers all the questions you possibly have or will have.” ~ Jane

 

 

 

    • “Barb writes from the heart & from hard won experience – ride on her back and get started on your journey to success.” ~James Minter

 

To help you save time, Barb will teach you the critical details on:
- How to set up your blogging platform
- How to optimize and secure your website
- How to create content and the learn the basics of networking with readers
- Establish an on-line presence for your author brand.
** And much, much more!
The Author's On-Line Presence, is a simple, straight forward guide to help aspiring authors, or someone struggling to create a robust marketing platform save time.

If you are looking for an easy to follow guide that helps with conquering that technical swamp, Barb’s book is it!

Buy a copy today and walk confidently into the world of book marketing.

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Oh Not So Great

Oh Not So Great

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Genre: Poetry

These poems are the result of a years-long project designed to create for physicians a doorway to empathy with patients who suffer from mental illness. As it turns out, they open that door wide for us all.

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