[Podcast] How to Grow Your Social Media Following 5 promoting your writing media podcast post Apr 04, 2022

“Why do I need a social media following?”

The simple answer: Because agents and publishers want you to have an established following. They want to know how you will reach your audience when it’s time to promote your book.

We recently spoke with Natalie Papier, owner of Home Ec....

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[Podcast] Prenup Book Author Emily Bouchard on Landing Media Interviews 5 promoting your writing media podcast post Aug 18, 2021

By Dave Goetz and Melissa Parks

Tenacity. It's what you need most when landing media interviews after your book is published.

You simply can't be passive about book promotion. 

Emily Bouchard, author of Estate Planning for the Blended Family and Beginners Guide to Purposeful Prenups,...

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[Podcast] Book Publicity Expert Andrea Martin on Arresting the Attention of the Media for Your Book 5 promoting your writing media podcast post Jun 16, 2021

By Dave Goetz and Melissa Parks

Arresting the attention of the media for your book has to happen within three months of its launch.

After that, your book becomes old news. Your publisher moves on. So does the media. That is when the long slog to promote your book begins.

In this episode, we...

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[Podcast] Growing Your Social Media Following through Hashtags 5 promoting your writing media podcast post May 24, 2021

By Melissa Parks

I've been growing my social media following for over seven years. I have nearly 25k followers.  I'd like to say it has been easy. But it hasn't.

Growing a social media following is exciting as you connect with people from your tribe. But it's also exhausting, when days go...

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[Podcast] 5 Social Media Insights to Boost Engagement 5 promoting your writing media May 07, 2021

 

By Melissa Parks and Dave Goetz

If you want to write, you'll need a way to promote your book. Social media is one way to do that.

I hear some virtual groans as I write this. And that's okay. Not everyone will build a following through social media. Some people have robust email lists....

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