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Choosing a Book Distributor

Book Marketing 105: Choosing a Book Distribution System - This vital mini-guide includes criteria for deciding how you will distribute your books.

Also includes complete info on 30 distributors, 4 library distributors, 89 book publishers who also distribute for other publishers, 27 bookstore wholesalers, 34 library wholesalers, and 23 Spanish-language wholesalers.

Plus a sample book distribution contract. Ebook download, $30.00.

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Top 700 Indie Booksellers

Top 700 Independent Bookstores - This database features 740 stores with address, book buyer, owner, event coordinator, phone, fax, email, website, and more! Cost: $40.00.

This data file features an updated list of the largest independent bookstores that work with authors and buy books from indie publishers.

The report comes as a data file download (your choice of Microsoft Access, Excel, or rich text format). The data files do require that you know how to use a database or word-processing program.

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John Kremer's Book Marketing Tip of the Week

March 6, 2012

Dentist Day, Dred Scott Decision Anniversary, Middle Name Pride Day, Michelangelo's Birthday, No Sex Day, Oreo Cookies Birthday, Toronto's Birthday, College Orchestra Day, Remember the Alamo Day, Ghana Independence Day

 

In this issue . . .
- Teleseminar: John Kremer on Book Marketing Now
- Create and Sell Spoken Word Audio on CDBaby.com
- Short tips to help you with your book promotion
- Meet Me in Phoenix, Arizona at the End of March
- Webinar Replays: On Blogging and Ebook Publishing

Teleseminar: John Kremer on Book Marketing Now
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Note: I'll be speaking at a teleseminar on Wednesday evening at 9:00 p.m. Eastern, 6:00 p.m. Pacific (March 7th). The teleseminar is hosted by Scott Shafer. And you can register at no cost here:

http://whateverydreammeans.com/teleseminar-series-landing

Create and Sell Spoken Word Audio on CDBaby.com
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CD Baby is best known as a sales and promotional site for indie musicians, but did you know that you could also sell your spoken word audios (and teleseminar recordings) via CDBaby.com as well.

You can order the following hour-long interview for only 99 cents: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/johnkremer.

Or click on the graphic below:

John Kremer: John Kremer On Book Marketing

 

When you add audio titles to CDBaby, you can also create a music store that you can feature on your website or even on Facebook. Check out my music store at the following URL:

http://askjohnkremer.com/book-promotion-soundbites-sell-your-spoken-word-audio

Short tips to help you with your book promotion
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Here are a few articles and blog posts I've noted this week - ones that I thought might help you in promoting your books.

21 Quick Tips to Fix Your Presentations: http://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/how-to-fix-your-presentations-21-tips.html

Join the You. Everywhere. Now! Proofcast (podcast) on Friday. Details here: http://askthebooksellers.com/pc

If you'd like to create short affiliate codes (like http://askthebooksellers.com/pc), you can download a free WordPress plugin that you can use on multiple websites by clicking here: http://bookmarket.com/Easy-Link-Cloaker.zip

What Is Quora And Why Bloggers And Marketers Should Use It? - http://sylvianenuccio.com/what-is-quora-and-why-bloggers-and-marketers-should-use-it

How to Sell Like a Fighter Pilot: http://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/how-to-sell-like-a-fighter-pilot.html

Wow, I've never been on a leaderboard before, but I'm #7 right now for an incredible offer on promoting your videos online. Check out the $1.00 trial offer here: http://videotrafficguys.com

7 Tips to Increase Your Blog Comments: http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/7-tips-to-increase-your-blog-comments

Jill Konrath is writing an ebook on things salespeople should never do. She's looking for your best advice as well. You can share your sales tips and stories by commenting on her blog post here: http://www.jillkonrath.com/sales-blog/bid/117598/Salespeople-Should-Never-Ever-Do-This

Meet Me in Phoenix, Arizona at the End of March
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I will be giving a one-day Book Marketing to the Max seminar in Phoenix, Arizona, on March 31st.

Here are a few of the topics I will cover during this power-packed seminar:

* The top ten things you can do in 2012 to sell more books.

* The key secrets to setting up and carrying out an effective virtual book tour.

* How to have your book, your website, and your brand go viral via the Internet.

* The inside secrets to developing relationships that will help you sell a lot more books.

Start the new year of 2012 with a fully loaded plan to accelerate your book sales for the next 12 months and beyond!

In one day, I will teach you all the latest secrets of how other book authors and publishers are selling more books every day.

To sign up for this insider's Book Marketing to the Max seminar, click here: http://bit.ly/ArizonaSeminar

Fiesta Resort

Date: Saturday, March 31st, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: The Fiesta Resort, 2100 S Priest Drive, Tempe AZ 85282;
Phone: 480-967-1441; 800-528-6481. Web: http://fiestainnresort.com

To sign up for this insider's Book Marketing to the Max seminar, click here: http://bit.ly/ArizonaSeminar

Note: The hotel is just a few minutes from the Phoenix airport. The hotel offers a free shuttle service.

Bonus: If you sign up for this teleseminar before March 10th, you'll also receive a free ebook version of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books as well as three other ebooks worth $100. But you must sign up by March 1st: http://bit.ly/ArizonaSeminar

Webinar Replays: On Blogging and Ebook Publishing
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During the past month I hosted two webinars on topics I felt were of key importance to book authors and publishers. You can listen to the replays here:

Ebook Publishing on Steroids - http://blog.bookmarket.com/2012/02/book-promotion-soundbites-ebook.html

This webinar covered how you can publish ebooks quickly on a lot of different platforms. Really key information for the new world of ebooks.

How to Create a Blog That Matters - http://blog.bookmarket.com/2012/03/book-promotion-soundbites-how-to-create.html

If you want to improve your blogging effort and make better use of your blog as part of your book promotions, check out this video.

The above webinar included some wonderfully inspirational stories of book authors and others who have created very successful blogs.

Quotable Books
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I act as if everything depends upon me and pray as if everything depends upon God. - Oprah Winfrey, talk show host and network producer, The Quotable Oprah Winfrey

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