Late on February 7, 2016, Kickstarter celebrated it’s 100,000th project being funded. To celebrate, Kickstarter shared 100 facts about crowdfunding. Below are a few of them.
About a year ago I did some work for an author (Robert Medley) to build a website and generate traffic to his site. Because I was an expensive option, he eventually decided to let me go. He has since hired someone new to revamp his website at http://www.successforyourchildren.com. It’s not a bad looking redesign, except […]
Here’s a short story about Andy Weir, author of The Martian. Great book. Great read. Great movie.
The average person simply does not realize that the media needs them. Newspapers, magazines, and other media are constantly looking for stories and press releases that they can run to fill their pages. Looking in the papers and seeing what others had sent in made me realize that every other thing that I was doing […]
Would you like to know an effective way to create a real relationship with a top-tier media contact? It’s really quite simple. Just follow what Darrell Gurney, the Career Guy, did back in 2008.
When it’s tough to rate for a general keyword, discover the keywords you do rate well for and optimize for them — as long as they are actually terms your targeted audience would search for. It doesn’t do any good to rate for “book reviews by tigers” since I don’t know anyone who would search […]
On April 12, 2015, I hosted my first new Book Marketing Q&A with John Kremer webinar. Here are a few of the things covered during this webinar: What to look for in a service provider who could help you market your books. And what to pay. How to use social media effectively, especially Facebook, Twitter, […]
Video marketing will be hot in 2015. Here are a few signs of a new year of video marketing.