Outskirts Press authors have revealed the marketing products and tactics they regard as the most worthwhile, a recent press release has revealed.
Amazon branded feature book of the week. Authors can get their book and cover information and an easy way to order directly from Amazon straight into the inboxes of literary enthusiasts.
Amazon Extreme Package. Authors save 25 percent on three marketing services focused on amazon.com
Amazon Kindle Submission Service. This creates availability on Amazon's Kindle ebook reading device. More formats on Amazon means more exposure on Amazon, and the Kindle is heavily promoted by Amazon.
Amazon Search Inside the Book. According to Amazon, books participating in this programme enjoy "significant" sales improvement, on average, over books that do not.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Submission Service. Millions of books are available on Barnes & Noble's NOOK.
Book Review Submission Service. Securing positive book reviews is the first step toward building word-of-mouth buzz for any book. Reviewers receive a complimentary copy of the book, as well as a professional cover letter, a copy of the author's press, and the sales sheet.
Custom Press Release. Have a professional press release writer compose an original, unique press release, submitted for review/approval, and then distributed to the news wire service. (JetComms can offer this service).
Google Books Preview Programme Submission. A way for authors to get their book in front of millions of readers quickly and easily.
Marketing Assistance. As an author, help developing a book marketing plan can be very beneficial. Professional marketing experts can help arrange book signings and events, establish and develop an author platform, and advice on marketing strategies.
Virtual Book Tour. Authors can gain an edge in visibility for their book. A Virtual Book Tour ensures that the author and their book are still making "appearances" on the blogosphere and social networking sites.
Outskirts Press offers self-publishing and book marketing services.