Publishing Options for Your Book

The publishing world is exploding with opportunity now, especially for authors who are willing to build themselves a platform and find readers for their books, regardless of how they publish. The Publishing Quadrant outlines the 4 main options for authors.
  • Digital - Kindle, Podcasts, Audiobooks, Ebooks, Mobile
  • Traditional - Kudos, Professionals, Expert team, Distribution, Contacts
  • Self-Publishing - Fast, Control, Small niche markets, Low costs, Great starting point
  • Print-on-Demand - Green technology, Global, Available to all, Low cost, No stock holding costs
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Videos
Book trailers and talking head videos are two additional tools in a writer's arsenal. If well planne[more]
Organized Social Media Chats
  An author may create a book tour across their social media platforms. You may choose a[more]
Webinars
Before the advent of the Internet, authors relied on seminars and book signings to launch and market[more]
Book Reviews
Visibility is important in a marketplace flooded with books. Book reviews, especially positive one, [more]
VBT Combined with Amazon Bestseller Campaigns
The purpose of hosting your virtual book tour as an Amazon bestseller campaign is to increase Amazon[more]
Author Online Interviews
The goal of conducting an online book tour is to create buzz and sales. Many people may not know[more]
One-hour Pre Book Launch Teleseminar Event
The goal of a one-hour pre-book launch teleseminar is to promote your book launch event with a gala [more]
Multi-day, Multi-blog Virtual Book Tour
Virtual blog tours (Type 1) talked about hosting your book tour on your own website. The next type o[more]
One Day Blog Tour Blitz
A one-day blog tour is a “blitz”, a rigorous and focused way to conduct your tour. It requires a[more]
Your Own Website Book Tour
As an author, one your biggest wishes is to sell your book to an engaged audience.  Running a virtu[more]
An Author’s “Perfect” Book Publishing Team
Author’s usually have two publishing options, self-publishing or working with a publishing house. [more]
9 Book Launch Party Success Tips (Part 3)
In Part 1 and Part 2 of this book launch party success series we covered goals, strategies and prov[more]