Today we’ll talk about your social media presence. First of all, I need to say that your social media platforms need to be created and maintained with a strategy in mind. When I first started on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+ I just threw stuff on there whenever I thought about it or saw something inspiring. Not exactly how you're supposed to do it!
During this post we'll cover your social media presence. Before now we've covered:
Before I move onto the all-important one-sheet, I realized I left an important component out of my powerpoint presentation on how to package yourself with class (and this series of posts is based on that presentation).
Every day we make impressions on others. Might be good. Might be bad. But the fact of the matter is, we leave one kind or another on every person we connect with, whether it’s online, in print, or in person.
On Dictionary.com the word “impression” is defined this way:
Noun – 1. a strong effect produced on the intellect, feelings, conscience, etc.
There’s much to be said for fellowshipping with other like-minded people — especially when they are folks who feel called to share what God has done in their lives through the written word. Don’t let this valuable resource lay untapped. If there’s a Christian writers group in your area, it would be worth your time to get involved!
There are many elements to successfully marketing your book. Marketing becomes even more important when you're self-published. We recommend (and can help implement) a strong digital campaign because it is cost efficient and effective. A video trailer can hook your audience right away!
So you have a manuscript or an idea and you want to know how your book will ever reach an audience. You're asking yourself "How in the world will I ever get published?" Let's take a look at your options and the straight-forward path to publishing offered by Redemption Press.