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A Savvy Author's Tips for Creating Media Buzz
9/7/2005 8:02:56 PM    [ Flag as Inappropriate ]

While all of us utilize book stores and websites to
increase our sales, there are overlooked venues to gain no-cost promotion...

Your local libraries-ask your local library to host an event for you. Also, look at the distance you are willing to travel for book promotion. Contact those libraries too. In the larger city you can looking their lecture series and add your name to their list. Often these 'big' city libraries will partner-up with local book stores so that books can be sold at the event.

Book Fairs and Festival-usually spring and fall events. The events are open to the public (gaining a wide audience attendance), but you have to go through a selection process to be on a panel or be a guest speaker.

Universities, colleges and community colleges frequently invite authors to give readings and talks. While this doesn't do much for increasing sales, it is a way to get you name out in the media, on campus, and the community at large.

Interviews-Get someone in the media: writer's magazine, local bi-monthly throw-a-way newspaper, book review magazine, radio or small independent television station to interview you. You are more interesting than you realize!


Watch my BLOG for more writing tips.
Look for my review in Affair de Coeur Magazine (July/August 2005).

Check out my website for my latest releases and updates.

Happy Writing,
Connie Vines

Ride a Wild Heart
Orange Rose Finalist (winners announced in October)
HOLT Medallion Finalist

What for my latest release in my Western Men are Made for Lovin'Series: The Way to a Rancher's Heart. September 2005 release.





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More Blogs by Connie Vines
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• The "can" or "may" Conundrum - Thursday, January 06, 2011
• Love Potions and Charms - Thursday, January 01, 2009
• Writing Good Fiction - Thursday, November 16, 2006
•  A Savvy Author's Tips for Creating Media Buzz  - Wednesday, September 07, 2005  
• The Costs of of Publicity for Writer - Friday, April 15, 2005


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