Seven ways to use social media to sell books, or your business!
Create a list of top ten words that will connect with your audience/reader. (Not sure, put in #hashtags to see what other authors are using. #book, #ebook, #yourkeywords
Pick at least two social media outlets to be active on at least three months before book launch. This could include blogs, Linkedin, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. The sooner you can develop and build relationships the better off you will be.
Post 3x a week about your book. Sample content includes:
invitations to book launch events,
sharing of reviews or endorsements,
information about the author,
articles about your topic,
excerpts from the book,
pictures from the book or of the author,
links to your website.
Interact with other authors in your category. Authors will support each other.