Book Ideas for the Holidays

If you’re like me, you cringe when you see or hear a commercial for the holidays before Thanksgiving. “Christmas commercials so soon? It’s not even Halloween yet!” As a consumer, cringing is totally appropriate. However, if you have a book to promote and sell, then you should be in high gear by now if you…

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Book Publicity and Marketing for the Month of October

I love the month of October. The leaves are changing color, you start to feel that autumn crispness in the air, and it’s time to pull out all the cozy sweaters and boots. It’s also time to clean up the garden, and of course, there is Halloween to anticipate.   It’s time to take a…

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What is media?

Publicity and Marketing Distinctions and Opportunities   I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. An argument can be made that everyone is the media these days. Let’s take a moment and break this down. For years I’ve made the distinction between “You Media” and “Earned Media” but we need to expand this even…

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