Some Methods on How You Can Promote your E-Book
The strength of your marketing plan and the perceived value of your book are said to be the factors that will make your digital self-publishing a success. It is not enough to have a brilliant piece of work and an online retailer and other platforms to make the promotion for you. Be aware of the fact that every day, these e-book platforms would carry over a million books and new titles would be added each day. Thus leaving your book on these platforms without input to make it known, the probability of it being ignored is high. Thus what you need is to put some effort on your work and spend some money for its advertisement. For those authors working on a budget, using the internet will make things easier and cheaper.
The first way on how to promote your e-book is by using it as a come-on piece of work, or like an ascension model, where some writers would give their books for free at a limited time, or priced them at very low price, thereby laying the groundwork for their rating and popularity as authors. You can also share links to family and friends as to where you are selling your book.
Nowadays, people read reviews, and if your book gets recommendation from your readers, then it can pave the way to future bigger sales, especially when they are on the list of the different social networks.
The next method in promoting your work is through free offers to create curiosity but at the same time be watchful how you present your offer to maintain the value of your book.
You can also promote your e-book by including it as coupons on print publications where the potential buyers can collect your coupons in exchange for access part of your work. With this kind of promotion, your potential customers will have easy access to your work with less cost on your side in the developing of the coupons.
Another way in promoting campaign your work is by connecting with bloggers especially people today are into social media. Be aware that the same readers who love e-book are the very same people who subscribe to blogs according to observations. Be informed that the blog community is very wide, with thousands of them popular in each country, and they have various topics that you can choose where to insert and plug in your book.
Always remember that you made your book not for yourself but for the readers who you aimed to purchase your book and enjoy on what you wrote, and further, include in your marketing plan the market readers you are targeting for your book.