Have you won an award?

“Sometimes it doesn’t even matter what the award is. I once had a book buyer for Barnes & Noble tell me it’s “eye candy.” Most consumers have no idea what the award is but if you won it, you should put it everywhere that matters.”

~Reprinted from “The Book Marketing Expert newsletter,” a free ezine offering book promotion and publicity tips and techniques. http://www.amarketingexpert.com

If you’ve won it flaunt it! There’s nothing like free publicity to get followers’ attention, widen your audience and increase your exposure. This is another  great reason to issue a press release and while you’re writing don’t forget to include mention of your other accomplishments or books you’ve written. You always require a ‘Call-to-Action’ – something like “Look for my books available on Amazon at http://amazon.com/author/lynnettephillips


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4 Responses to Have you won an award?

  1. Call to action. I always forget that! Thanks.

  2. Susan Winlaw says:

    Yes Awards add to your credibility and that is what matters in the reader’s eyes. Thanks for posting and I’m sharing with our writers group. S>

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