Marketing & Creating a Platform




© Nancy Whitesides
Maybe you're a published author. Maybe you're a writer trying to get published. Either way, you're going to need a platform. If you're looking to build a platform, you've come to the right place! 

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The New Author's Platform: What Writer's Need to Know  





Life Post-Publication

Josh Funk Shares Powerhouse Marketing Strategies

The Ultimate Guide to Book Marketing  


Need to Ask an Author for a Blurb? Here's the Secret Formula to Yes

Before You Market Your Book, Set Your Objectives 

Should I Use a Pen Name?

Blurbing and Being Blurbed

How Writers Should Choose Their Pseudonyms












Street Teams




Making a Simple Book Trailer Using iMovie


Katya Stec: Book Trailers & Narration Service for Authors (sample reels here)


How to Make an Awesome Book Trailer (and Why!)








Aiden Thomas's Book Launch Survival Guide



How to Set up a Book Tour: Part 1


Reaching Readers: Engaging Kids at Book Events

The Art of the Cover Reveal

Giveaways to Market a Book


Books


Create Your Writer Platform, by Chuck Sambuchino



Debut/Marketing Year Groups



22Debuts: middle grade, YA, and adult debut books coming out in 2022

Grooving 22s: The Picture Book Krewe: traditionally published picture book authors and illustrators with picture books coming out in 2022

2023 Debuts: traditionally-published MG, YA, adult authors debuting in 2023

Diverse Dreamers - diverse authors and illustrators with books coming out in 2022

2024 Debuts: MG, YA, and adult authors debuting in 2024



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