- Web Link Jenny Blake's Spreadsheet for Self-Published Authors
Author Jenny Blake offers up the secrets of her publishing success via The Domino Project. There is no one size fits all approach to promoting a book, but there can be a more streamlined way to get organized.
- Web Link Twitter
Twitter is a real-time information network that connects you to the latest information about what you find interesting, via a system of following other users and categorizing information by "hashtags." The network is limited to information streams called "tweets" that are 140 characters in length, or less.
- Web Link Facebook Pages for Your Book/Website
Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet. You can use the service to set up a "page" to promote your e-book.
- Web Link Social Media for Dummies
In one succinct post, we explain how to set up accounts within and how to use: Twitter, Facebook, Amazon Author Central, YouTube, bitly, TweetDeck, HootSuite and LinkedIn.
- Web Link SocialOomph
SocialOomph is an entirely free dashboard that allows you to navigate twitter. You can: set up scheduled and auto-updates, auto-replies, and auto-follows and -unfollows; track conversations via specific keywords; find new people/businesses to follow based on interests and brands; organize your followers into groups; automatically feed new blog entries to your twitter account; and integrate link shortener services such as bit.ly to keep links you post... short....
- Web Link Kindle Boards
Kindle Boards is a network aimed at ebook authors and kindle owners/readers, which includes discussions about the kindle machine, ebooks available on kindle, and ebook promotion.
- Web Link Kindle Nation Daily
A blog featuring kindle tips, ebook news and commentary, and alerts about free kindle books. Authors/publishers can purchase a variety of promotions on the site.
- Web Link How to Manage Twitter and Facebook via SocialOomph
A how-to article on using SocialOomph to build and easily manage large quantities of Twitter followers and Facebook groups.
- Web Link Frugal eReader
A site featuring ebooks available at the Amazon Kindle Store for under $9. Authors and publishers can sign up for paid promotions.
- Web Link Ereader News Today
Tips, tricks, and free ebooks for your kindle. Authors and publishers can sign up for paid promotions on this site.
- Web Link How I Sold 1 Million eBooks in 5 Months! by John Locke
John Locke reveals the marketing system he created to sell more than 1,100,000 eBooks in five months, including discussions about social networking, mailing lists, marketing services, and pricing.
- Web Link Kindle Reader
An Amazon affiliate blog run by a librarian that features reviews of ebooks.
- Web Link How to Use SocialOomph (For Free!)
A booknook.biz post explaining step-by-step how to set yourself up on socialoomph.
- Web Link Library Thing
An online library-quality catalog and book club, featuring book recommendations and reviews, groups, and discussion boards.
- Web Link Goodreads
A network linking readers to writers, readers to readers, and writers to writers. Users can share books they are reading, write reviews and recommendations, communicate with authors, and find new books based on genre and tastes.
- Web Link KDP Select
An marketing program in which an ebook is made temporarily available exclusively at Amazon on a sliding pricing scale, theoretically increasing an ebook's spot on bestseller lists.
- Web Link Nook Boards
A comprehensive database of discussion boards for nook users, authors, publishers, including technical nook machine support and promotion tips.
- Web Link Kindle Obsessed
A kindle blog that accepts ebook review requests, focusing on paranormal and dystopian genres.
- Web Link Free Kindle Books & Tips
A blog providing a quick summary of the daily free book offerings from Amazon as well as the thousands upon thousands of books, short stories, and more available for you to read on your Kindle for no charge from numerous sites in addition to Amazon.
- Web Link E-book Worm
A blog of Amazon kindle news, ebook reviews, and enhancements.