Yeah. Na. This week I had a go with Booksprout. The site's purpose is to 'automate your advance review copy (ARC) team and send out mobile notifications'. Great. But I found the website confusing. The landing page tells you what they do and promises lots of reviews: '76.85% of ARCs downloaded through us have resulted … Continue reading Booksprout
Not sure the photo's accurate . . . I'm not really disappointed by last week's experiment because my expectations were really low. A recap: I put Grandzilla on sale for 99 cents and tried out 10 sites that offered free book promotion (see below). Their modus operandi is that they send out info about your … Continue reading How’d I do?
I'm trying an experiment. I'll be speaking at the self-publishing forum for Same Same But Different on 9 Feb - Auckland's queer literary festival - and I want to bring with me fresh data about marketing my novel Grandzilla online. So I'm wading into the fray -- trying to figure out of how best to … Continue reading Book promotion: you gotta start somewhere