My #Book #Marketing Secret by #Indie #Author Nicholas Rossis

The Story Reading Ape has hosted Nicholas Rossis as a guest blogger. The is an excellent summation of his marketing strategy that really works – Be Real, Be Fun, Be Helpful. It’s as simple as that! (Nicholas was previously featured on Reading Recommendations.)

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From the blog of Nicholas C. Rossis, author of science fiction, the Pearseus epic fantasy series and children's books I made this on

My marketing strategy is really simple. In fact, it can be summed up as follows:

  • Be real,
  • be fun,
  • be helpful.

If you do that, people will buy your books simply because they will like you and will want to support you. In other words, “if people like what you’re saying, they’ll like what you’re selling.”

I have read many marketing guides, but have come to realize that it all boils down to how people perceive you. In marketing speech, your brand.

Having a consistent author brand is liberating. It allows you to publish pretty much anything you like, irrespective of genre. People will read your books because you have written them – and they trust you to offer them a good time.

That’s great. How about some real tips now?

The other day, a visitor to my blog asked me for…

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4 responses

  1. Thank you so much for sharing in your excellent blog, Susan! 🙂

    1. Happy to do that, Nicholas! A great blog post!

  2. Thanks for the re-blog Susan – BTW, a very similar strategy applies to blogging 😀

    1. Absolutely true, Mr.Ape!

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