Book Marketing for the First-Time Author

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Mary K. Williams, Mar 25, 2020 - Business & Economics

You’ve written the best book ever and now everyone will be racing to read it. Or, that was the plan. 


As a first-time author, you walk a fine line between planning for and marketing your book for success and the crushing reality of low sales. Book Marketing for the First-Time Author breaks down the most important elements that you need to market your book. Master the fundamentals covered here to set your book up for success. 


M.K. Williams has compiled 5 plus years of experience writing, publishing, and creating successful marketing campaigns for a multitude of books. Before you get excited about the opportunities that will present themselves to you, read this book. Online gurus will tell you that they wrote a book, sent a notice to their email list, and realized 6 figure royalties overnight. They skipped a few steps in their story. 


First-time authors have a lot of details to manage to promote their books; this book simplifies the process and helps you weed through all the noise to make sure the marketing essentials are covered. 


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Cover Design
Marketing in and on the Book
Your Author Platform
Build your Reviews Early
Where the Readers
Continuous Marketing Efforts
Building a Readership
Conclusion Bibliography and Resources

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About the author (2020)

MK Williams writes suspenseful literary fiction for the contemporary reader. Her body of work is comprised of three novels, two self-publishing guides, a budgeting and planning workbook, and a collection of short stories. Her first novel, Nailbiters, is an apocalyptic science-fiction thriller that has kept audiences up all night since its debut in 2015. Her second novel, Enemies of Peace, is a cautionary tale of the American Dream gone awry. Her latest novel, The Infinite-Infinite is the first in a series of sci-fi adventure books across the multiverse. Her work in the personal finance space includes co-authoring The Fiology Workbook: Your Guide to Financial Independence and helping other prominent blogs and podcasts in the space bring their message to print.

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