Most readers won’t buy your book to make you feel better. They want to know how it will make their lives better. Image: eflon via photopin cc … [Read more...]
Target Market for Your Book
Target market, or target audience, is at the core of your book marketing efforts. Make the most of them.
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Marketing your book to the wrong audience is like looking for your keys in the comfy house when you lost them out in the snow. Image: eflon via photopin cc … [Read more...]
It's good advice to write, market, and promote to your book's target audience. For some writers, that's all they need to consider. Talk to your readers; sell your books. For other writers, it's not so simple. They have two constituencies to please: target market and target audience. The target market buys or selects the book for the benefit of the target audience. Depending on that relationship, you may have two or more separate groups to speak to in your writing, marketing, and promoting. If … [Read more...]
Nobody cares about the writing process except writers. Talk about what your audience cares about. … [Read more...]