Launch DO’S & DON’TS
- DO start planning early; three to six months in advance
- DO take advantage of all platforms of media (social media, audio, video, blogs, etc.)
- DO locate a great launch location. Face-to-face encounters are still beneficial
- DO provide merch, including free stuff
- DO put together a launch team
- DON’T take your audience for granted; engage them throughout your book writing & launch
- DON’T hide who you are; allow your personality to shine through
In a world deluged by technology, National Read a Book Day encourages us to silence the noise and turn the pages for a while.
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Hybrid Publishing: What is it? Hybrid publishing intertwines traditional publishing and independent publishing. The traditional publisher takes a financial risk by investing in the hybrid arm of the parent company, but authors take on financial risk as well. The hybrid publisher takes on expenses such as production, marketing, and distribution. The author pays a set fee. The publisher and the author then split the royalties. . . . . . #amwriting #author #authorlife #authors
Cassandra V. Fulwood Keys to Successful Publishing
Key 1: Writing
Putting in the work to write a book is not necessarily easy.
Key 2: Book Editing
There are a different types of editing and each serves a unique purpose for a manuscript. Editing is a must.
Key 3: Book Design
The interior and book cover designs are the two main steps in the book design process.
Key 4: Book Metadata
Book metadata consists of all the information that describes your book, including your title,
Cassandra V. Fulwood The world is already spending voluminous amounts of time on electronic devices (computer, PC, Mac, laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.), why not an ebook? Why eBooks?: No trees are needed. Therefore, they cost less. Instant delivery and access upon purchase. Portability. They can go anywhere easily. No physical storage space needed. They are searchable. Rather than flipping through pages, merely keyword search. They can be interactive by including audio, vid