Category Archives: Marketing Your Book

Video Book Trailer | SEO for Authors


How fun to make a video trailer for my book, The Reiki Circle. Apparently, this has been all the thing for SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) for authors' sites and book marketing since 2001, but most [pullquote]self published authors don't have the time, inclination or professional expertise to set about making a film-like 30 second video for their books[/pullquote]. There are quite a few on Youtube of varying quality - you can see examples here and here. Continue reading Video Book Trailer | SEO for Authors

Writing Career | Creating a Writing Career While Keeping a Roof Over Your Head

Creating a Writing Career While Keeping a Roof Over Your Head

Being an Author while starving in an attic for your art may paint a romantic picture, but the reality is less than conducive to a continuing presence on this plane of existence! Reina Menasche here takes a humourous approach to tips for juggling day jobs and a successful writing career.
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Facts are Free, Opinion is Priceless

So much creativity used to be stifled by the publishing industry. Now, with self published book sales overtaking the more traditional forms, the publishing industry is being dragged kicking and screaming into a new world order for the 21st century. Sara Bain, this week's guest poster, discusses the implications for us all. When facts are freely available on the internet, informed opinion is priceless.
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