By: Lindsay Buroker
A lot of authors start blogs because of a vague notion that they should, that it’s part of “building a platform” and that it can help sell more books. Is it? Can it? Sure, though, for fiction authors in particular, one can argue that it might be more efficient (and financially rewarding) to put that time into writing more books instead.
Buuut, let’s assume you’re going to blog. How can you make sure your blog is doing everything it can to help you sell books? Here are a few suggestions:
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If you missed my writing & marketing tweets and retweets yesterday, here they are again:
- Lindsay Buroker -- How Can You Sell More Book Through Your Blog? http://ow.ly/mqjo4
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- YA Highway: Guest Post: What Gay Marriage Means for YA http://ow.ly/mqina
- The Book Designer — Practical Advice to Help Self-Publishers Build Better Books http://ow.ly/mqiDj
- What Is New Adult Fiction? - GalleyCat http://ow.ly/mqiY3
- How to Write an Ebook - 4 Simple Steps http://ow.ly/mtacj
- Notes from Tabor Lane: Today's Links to Writing & Marketing Blog Posts http://ow.ly/mqMa6
- How Is Self-Publishing GOOD for Traditionally Published Writers? | The Passive Voice http://ow.ly/mqj8K
I’m always looking for great content to share. If you have a writing and/or marketing blog, or have a favorite that you visit often, please leave a link in the comment section. Thanks for stopping by.
Happy writing & running, Kathy
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