Here is my recipe for new authors
Submit articles and queries to online and hard copy publications
Send promotional information to media and prospects
Answer questions from prospects and clients.
Respond to promotional opportunities like being a guest writer on blogs.
Process orders directly.
New authors online toss in some great seminars.
In real time
Post read-only lessons in forums
Deliver e-mail based seminars
Participate in others seminars
New Authors online put up a great blog.
Your blog should provide information,facilitate discussion,and generate product sales.
Link to others promotionally
Write articles and send them out along with your online newsletter.
New Authors online spice up your marketing with discussion boards.
My own discussion board is a way to bring traffic to my blog and build business.
Initiate posting on other people's boards.
Respond as an expert or as a helpful contributor.
One of the best ways, one afters to get involved in discussion boards is to post questions seeking advice about all kinds of additional opportunities.Does anyone know who,how,where,,what...? Questions like this brings many new connections,one after the other.Asking for information or suggestions is one of the best-accepted forms of marketing yourself online.
New authors online having a discussion board is an excellent way to get people to your blog.
Promote your discussion board everywhere-in publicity,at public speaking engagement,while talking to prospective client on the phone,sending e-mail or networking face to face. A free discussion board even keeps your blog changing through the efforts of the community that is drawn to your board. When promoting your free discussion board,invite viewers to take some time and look around the rest of your blog.
Reading the posting in the forums,discussion board,and anywhere else is like mining for gold.Responding to other posts allows for a soft sell of your products and service.While being helpful and providing solutions to their concerns at the same time.
New Authors online make reference to your publications and or/services in such posts.
That often generate at least an inquiry,if not a direct sale.Many discussion boards operate on software that has a place for a link to our blog at the bottom of your post.New authors online that is a great place to put an invitation to your discussion board.
New authors online posting onto boards paired with having your articles published in e-zines.
Have a nice signature included-this gives the kind of broad exposure that prompts people to say.I keep seeing your name everywhere i look!And that is how you get know online.
New authors online that is great online promotions!
More than ever,a combination of online and offline promotion makes for the necessary frequency to create the marketplace presence you want.
New authors online you do not need to be a computer geek.
Low-tech vehicles like Tele-Classes can be promoted online,administered online and delivered on the phone,worldwide from your office.
Tele-classes are inexpensive,non-intimidating way to deliver workshops,worldwide,as both a revenue stream and a marketing tool for the new authors online.