Write, Publish & Market Your Book to Build Your Business & Brand
Melanie Johnson and Jenn Foster interview Warner Roberts, Bestselling author.
In her new book, Life is an Adventure – Eight Steps to a Happy Life – what I learned walking (modeling) talking (talk show host) and managing (marriage, motherhood, and miracles) – Warner outlines what she has learned from her life’s journey which started with a “Miracle Adventure” when she was 12 years old. These steps have led her to a successful life, and she defines “successful” as how happy you are every day.
Warner lives in Houston with her husband, Bob W. Roberts, son Cliff Lee and his wife, Angie and twin sons Lee and Cliff; son Bob Jr. and his wife Kristin and sons Bob III, Ryan and John Luke live in Austin. Read more
The process of writing a book can teach you a great deal about entrepreneurialism, from consistency to marketing. You can expedite things by hiring a ghostwriter or speaking into a voice recorder and recruiting a transcriber. However, the classic journey that requires you to take the responsibility of crafting and typing each word can impart greater returns in the form of lessons learned and habits formed. Read more
In this week’s edition of how to create a bestseller we will focus on how to get your book to number one and what that provides!
Promoting to number one takes the right strategy and focussed promotion.
- Self-Publishing Sucess!
- Promote! Promote! Promote!
- Get Reviewed!
- Have a Party!
This week’s edition of how to create a bestseller focusses on the professional services you may want to employ when taking on writing and publishing a bestseller.
There are a few questions to ask yourself when you begin the process of writing a book aside from your purpose and target market. As we said last week, your purpose for writing the book directs your content and promotion. Your purpose along with certain other factors will help you determine what professional services you will need to employ.
- How much time do you have?
- What skills do you have in writing?
- How professional and polished do you want to appear?
This week’s edition of how to create a bestseller focusses on your purpose for writing a book and how that can direct you to the best approach. Your purpose is one of the first fundamentals to consider. A strong purpose assists in determining your target audience and your content.
1. Are you wanting to share a story to make a difference?
- Your target audience would be the group most likely to benefit from your message.
- Your message would then be answering the questions and addressing the concerns of that audience.
This week starts a series about how to create a Bestseller! Stay tuned for the next few weeks as we share the fundamentals and keys to successful self-publishing! Years of success in helping others get their message out and climb the charts to number one has taught us several secrets. In choosing the best method of publishing and what professional assistance you’ll need there are several factors to consider.
- Your target audience
- Your goal or purpose behind writing a book
- Are you wanting to share a story to make a difference?
- Are you wanting to establish credibility or become an authority in your field?
- Are you writing in order to draw attention to and increase revenue in your business?
- Maybe you’re focused on all of these!
- How much time you have to devote to the project
When you consider writing a book here a few opportunities beyond book sales. Books open doors to so much more.
A book can take a consulting or coaching business to the next level-
Several of our clients at Elite Online Publishing are coaches or consultants. Once you reach a certain level of success — enough to afford us — a book helps propel them to the next level. A book can take you from having a few clients to building an actual business.
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