Self-Publishing Websites and Bloggers
Since deciding to self-publish my book, I am discovering that this marketing stuff is going to take some time. Luckily, there is a ton of great information online about how to effectively market a book. Here are a few resources that I have found helpful.
Of course, self-publishing is now so easy because of the internet marketplace and booksellers like Amazon, Smashwords, Lulu, Kobo, and many others. Here is a handy list of online booksellers, compiled by Kay Tan at Honkiat.com: 20 Websites To Sell Your EBook
Another important part of marketing is getting people to actually read your book and review it, which requires networking with bloggers and hopefully connecting with readers of your book’s genre. Sam Missingham at Futurebook.net has a great list of bloggers who are looking to review books. Make sure you send review requests only to those who read specifically for your genre!
As I mentioned before, there is a TON of information about marketing a book online. I will post anything I think might be interesting to you, reader friends.