As authors, many of you are using every tool at your disposal to promote your writing. If this is not the case, then you should begin right away because the market is leaving your behind. Among the your promotion methods should be regular posting on your blog and throughout social media communities. In fact, you should be establishing online communities around your published works. There is no quicker way to promote your writing than by sharing with your online connections.
To do this effectively, it’s a great idea to tap into the methods used by online marketers who have been promoting content for years online. These people understand how to get your posts and content out in front of thousands of people within mere seconds.
Promote Your Writing and Posts
I urge your read these two article for some great pointers on promoting your blog posts and social media posts:
Some people have so much success with their content marketing strategies that they have hundreds of thousands of readers. Of course, great content is a big part of the equation, but the other, often overlooked area of content marketing is content promotion. This post will cover some of the more advanced techniques for promoting your content. The most successful content marketers use them, and they are reaping all of the rewards….
It’s something the immortals — from Aristotle to Ogilvy to Mamet — have known, but few have stated it as directly as I’m about to. By now, many of you know the basics of the craft of copywriting. Know your audience. Know your product cold. Research. Nail the headline. Write plainly, in the language of your audience. Research more. Write great bullets. Craft a great offer. Include a strong call to action. Et cetera. …