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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

February 7, 2012

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In this issue . . .
- Book Marketing to the Max seminar in Phoenix, Arizona
- Start a Blog That Matters - Free Teleseminar
- Book Marketing Tweets You Can Use
- Secrets of Publicity Superstars: How to Become a Guest on National TV

Well, this week I'm featuring two free webinars and a paid seminar, so this must be Webinar/Seminar week. So check out the events featured below.

BUT, also check out my Book Marketing Tweets of the Week because I feature links to some really great content, tips, ideas, and success stories that could help you sell more books.

Book Marketing to the Max seminar in Phoenix, Arizona
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I will be giving a one day 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 9:00 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 1st, 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

Start a Blog That Matters - Free Webinar
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Last week I heard about this great program on how to start a blog that really matters - and build your blog into a major online destination.

I talked to Corbett Barr, one of the people behind the program, and he agreed to do a webinar for the people who read my newsletter.

Here are a few of the things you'll learn by watching the webinar below:

The 9 most important elements required to start a blog that matters

The stories of 5 bloggers who each make over $1 million a year doing what they love - following their passion

5 incredible case studies of plain folk who have started extremely popular blogs

The answers to all your questions on how to start a blog that matters (during the live Q&A session)

The stories of some authors and novelists who have benefited from having blogs that create impact

The presenter, Corbett Barr, has started a number of high-traffic blogs including ThinkTraffic.net (Alexa rank: 16,700) and ExpertEnough.com (Alexa rank: 55,443), which was just started in October 2011 and already has tons of traffic.

Book Promotion Tweets You Can Use
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There are some great book marketing lessons and book promotion tips included within these short tweets.

Traffic Generation Cafe Monthly Income Report: January 2012 - http://www.trafficgenerationcafe.com/make-money-report-january-2012 via @AnaTrafficCafe - Example of one blogger's real income.

Kindle ebooks, copyrights, and your rights as an author when someone steals your work - http://bit.ly/KindleCopyright - good stuff here.

99 Tiny Stories to Make You Think, Smile and Cry - http://www.marcandangel.com/2012/02/05/99-tiny-stories - real-life incredibly touching stories

EBook Marketing Courses: Blogging, Email, and Video Marketing - http://blog.bookmarket.com/2012/02/ebook-marketing-courses-blogging-email.html

418 people worth following on Twitter - book authors, Internet marketers, interesting people - all worth following - https://twitter.com/#!/JohnKremer/people-worth-following/members

The 25 Most Inspiring Songs of All Time - cool music videos - http://personalexcellence.co/blog/inspirational-songs

You Can Use Public Domain to Profit More in Your Writing and Publishing Efforts - http://blog.bookmarket.com/2012/01/book-marketing-makeover-6-reasons-to.html

Prediction: More indie bookstores will open this year than close. That's good for book readers, book authors, and book publishers.

Electronic communication tools do not create grassroots momentum. People do. - An Amyism - http://showaltergroup.com/resources/amyisms.php

Seth Godin: Find Writers for Your Readers #seth #godin - http://askjohnkremer.com/book-marketing-makeover-find-writers-for-your-readers

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. - Thomas Edison - http://www.quotablebooks.com

If you need to get powerful people on your side (think SuperStar Blog Tour), check out The Underdog Edge – http://www.underdogedge.com

Reporter Connection: Connect to Reporters & Producers - http://askthepublicist.com/reporter-connection-connect-to-top-reporters-and-producers

Follow my tweets at http://twitter.com/johnkremer

Secrets of Publicity Superstars:
How to Become a Regular Guest on National TV

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My friend Steve Harrison is hosting a Secrets of Publicity Superstars webinar this Thursday, February 9th. If you want to learn the inside secrets of book authors who know how to get national TV exposure, you must attend this free webinar.

To register for the webinar (register right away to make sure you get a seat at the webinar), click here: http://bit.ly/NationalTV

Here are some of the things you'll learn on the webinar:

How to celebrate your uniqueness and create a brand the media will love.

How Jennifer X became a featured lifestyle expert on Fox News Channel and The Early Show.

Three ways Donald Trump speaks in effective sound bites.

Advice from a former NBC guest booker for the Today Show on how to become a regular guest on National TV (or even get your own show!).

How an unknown self-publisher used the Book Plus Strategy to become a regular on radio and make a six-figure income doing phone interviews from home.

The PR hook one nutritionist used to get so much media coverage he generated over $60 million in book and product sales.

To register for the webinar (register right away to make sure you get a seat at the webinar), click here: http://bit.ly/NationalTV

Quotable Books
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One of my greatest lessons has been to fully understand that what looks like a dark patch in the quest for success is the universe pointing you in a new direction. - Oprah Winfrey, talk show host and network producer, The Quotable Oprah Winfrey

http://www.quotablebooks.com


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