Book Marketing Tips & Author Branding Advice

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

We're seeing this a lot more - fake books on Amazon (often written by AI) and published under well-known author names. Our goal for this episode is to uncover why it's happening, and what you can potentially do to protect yourself or deal with it if it happens to you!...

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

Amazon Book Reviews Are Changing for Shoppers

Amazon is making a lot of changes lately, but this one could really level the playing field for indie authors! Tune in and we'll break down what they're testing in terms of how book reviews show up in search, plus the pros and cons for different authors. Remember to...

How to Market Your Book with 13 Pre-Order Strategies

How to Market Your Book with 13 Pre-Order Strategies

Working pre-order campaigns into your author marketing plan can definitely help you build buzz. Plus they are an excellent excuse to engage fans and draw in new ones. And pre-orders can be really lucrative for sales, when done right. If you’ve never done a pre-order...

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

How to Market Your Backlist Titles

We get it, writing is the fun part. And we generally don't write books because we can't wait to market them, right? But we also can't keep writing books without putting in the effort to get them in front of readers. Our goal for this episode is to share some tips and...

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

The Amazon Marketing Machine is Changing Again

The Amazon book search algorithm is changing again! In this week's episode, the dynamic book duo takes another peek under the Amazon hood to help you better understand what's happening, why it matters for your book, and what you can do now, or at least for your next...

Fake Books on Amazon are Stealing Author Identities

How to Identify (and avoid) Publishing Scams

Nothing makes us madder than hearing an author who's come to us for help was taken advantage of by a publishing scam or unethical marketing practices, so in this episode we unpack numerous ways we see authors getting sucked in by offers that are really too good to be...

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