How Authors Can Support Each Other Better
Authors I work with are Non-Fiction specialists, and most of them speak professionaly or do training as part of their regular work. For them, books are part of their marketing collateral, and in some cases act as an extended business card, and in others, a giveaway or product to sell. What ever reason anyone has for writing a book, it’s important to know that we as authors can support each other better, and really we must to this. Because it’s easy for us to help ourselves by helping each other to greater levels of success as authors.
Here’s how we can do this:
- If you are part of a mastermind group, or belong to a support group or association, ask the other members to Forward Tweets, FB, and Instagram posts about your book – not just once, but two or three times.
- Ask them to be part of your reviewers group.
- ASK THEM to share your news about new book releases with their contacts – get the momentum building up.
- ASK THEM to please go into your Amazon listings and buy/review/post ratings on your books.
You may have to ask several times, but if we all got into the habit of doing this for each other, we can achieve a lot together.
Those are the basic things we can do for each other, but there’s more. Continue reading