Story Marketing - Have Fun with Your Book Marketing
Does the thought of promoting your book turn you into the world’s greatest procrastinator? Or are you disciplined in your book marketing efforts, but frustrated by the lack of sales from all that work?
You’re not alone.
Thankfully, there’s a better way to attract readers without turning into a salesperson.
Your audience doesn’t want another email from you asking them to buy your book. But they do want to immerse themselves in a great story. In Story Marketing: How to Have Fun Marketing Your Fiction Book, learn how to use your creativity to allow readers to further explore the characters, setting, and other aspects of your story to make them hungry for your books.
You’ll learn dozens of Story Marketing ideas like:
- Having one of your characters write an advice column answering your readers’ questions
- Setting up a Twitter account for your character and tweeting as if you’re them
- Sharing photos of the location where your story is set
- Asking your readers to suggest which actors should play your characters once the book is made into a movie
If you’re tired of traditional book marketing and you’re ready to grow your audience, it’s time to try out Story Marketing.
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The Four Types of Story Marketing Ideas:
What's covered in Story Marketing?
Introduction to Story Marketing
Chapter 1 - Introduction
The Benefits of Story Marketing and Why You Need It
Story Marketing Ideas
Chapter 2 – The Four Types of Story Marketing Ideas
Your Characters, the Rest of Your Story, You and Your Writing Process, and Your Readers
Chapter 3 – About Your Characters
Allow Your Readers to Get to Know Your Characters Better
Chapter 4 – From Your Character’s Perspective
Put Your Characters to Work and Let Them Interact with Your Readers
Chapter 5 – Setting and Theme
Help Your Readers Have Fun Exploring the Story’s Setting and Theme
Chapter 6 – Related Material
They’ve Read the Story, but Their Experience Doesn’t Have to End
Chapter 7 – Book Highlights
Sharing the Best of the Best
Chapter 8 – You and Your Writing Process
Invite Your Readers to Visit behind the Scenes
Chapter 9 – Reader Feedback and Interaction
The More Your Readers Become Involved, the More They’ll Spread the Word about Your Books
Chapter 10 – Generating More Story Marketing Ideas
Coming up with More Story Marketing Ideas and Where to Check out Other Authors’ Ideas
How to Put Story Marketing into Action
Chapter 11 – Understanding the Essentials
The Essential Pieces You Need to Put Your Story Marketing into Action
Chapter 12 – Your Website
Why You Need a Website and How to Set It up Fast and Easy
Chapter 13 – Your Email List
Why You Need an Email List and How It Gives You the License to Print (Lots and Lots Of) Books
Chapter 14 – Social Media
How to Use It Effectively and Still Have Time to Write
Chapter 15 – Time to Get Started
Take the First Steps and Discover How Much Fun Story Marketing Can Be
10 Ways Story Marketing Improves Book Marketing for Authors:
- It teaches you how to sell more books.
- It goes beyond book marketing made easy by making the process fun for both you and the reader.
- Because it’s fun, you’ll stop procrastinating and do it!
- Your audience will enjoy consuming your Story Marketing content. As a result, your readers will enthusiastically share your marketing content. They’ll become your free marketing force.
- You’ll discover practical tips for marketing your book on a budget.
- You won’t have to learn new book marketing 2016 tactics that soon become outdated. Story Marketing relies on the power of story, which never goes out of style.
- As a bonus, you'll be guided through the technical steps you need to take to succeed.
- Because technology changes over time, the book also includes links to over twenty free online resources that are regularly updated with instructions and recommendations for the best tools to save you time and money.
- Not only does it share over fifty book marketing strategies on how to promote your book, it also gives you the inspiration to use your own creativity to come up with even more fun and effective book marketing ideas.
- It includes links to the Story Marketing Online Hub where you and other authors, like yourself, can share great Story Marketing ideas and receive feedback.