How eCommerce Improves Your Book Marketing Plan, Part 2

How eCommerce Improves Your Book Marketing Plan, Part 2

February 21, 2018  •  Kristin Eastman, M.S.

A few weeks ago, we posted part one of this two-part series on the buyer’s funnel and the three major pillars of eCommerce—product pages, shopping cart, and checkout. In this article we’ll conquer the last two pillars of the eCommerce tripod: shopping cart and checkout...

Read MoreLove Your Readers? Show it with These Giveaway & Promotion Ideas

Love Your Readers? Show it with These Giveaway & Promotion Ideas

February 14, 2018  •  Aerio Staff

Love is in the air and it’s the perfect time to show your readers how much they mean to you with some heartfelt book swag. This Valentine’s Day, instead of doling out heart shaped “candies”, try these book promotion ideas that are sure to score you a second date with your book audience...

Read MoreBook Marketing in a Digital World: How Analytics & Tracking Help

Book Marketing in a Digital World: How Analytics & Tracking Help

February 7, 2018  •  Aerio Staff

Why are analytics necessary? For book marketers & publishers that are not analysts, digital marketing analytics can sound intimidating. But analytics can be incredibly useful – even for those of us who don’t dabble in data science...

Read MoreUse Facebook Lead Ads to Expand Your Book Marketing

Use Facebook Lead Ads to Expand Your Book Marketing

January 31, 2018  •  Aerio Staff

Your ideal book audience is out there. But building a productive, mutually beneficial relationship with them takes trust. And nothing says I trust you more than when they freely offer-up their contact information on a lead-generating form...

Read MoreHow eCommerce Improves Your Book Marketing Plan, Part 1

How eCommerce Improves Your Book Marketing Plan, Part 1

January 24, 2018  •  Kristin Eastman, M.S.

Changing the way you do business is risky, but in this consumer-driven landscape, publishers can see big benefits from a direct sales approach. In this two-part series we’ll talk about how ecommerce works to create product awareness, improve the customer journey, and generate better marketing data for improved results...

Read MoreBlogging 101 for Authors

Blogging 101 for Authors

January 17, 2018  •  Aerio Staff

Whether you're writing fiction or nonfiction, it's a good idea to incorporate an author blog into your regular writing routine, as well as your sales and marketing plan. In fact, the best time to start your blog is before you finish your book...

Read MorePromote Your Book with Meta Tags for Social Sharing

Promote Your Book with Meta Tags for Social Sharing

January 10, 2018  •  Nick Ruffilo

Half of internet users spend 50% of their time on social media sites. That means people are discovering content more and more through social sharing, rather than a regular search engine. It’s more important now than ever how social media sites are displaying your book content to consumers...

Read MoreEffective Email Marketing Strategies for Authors

Effective Email Marketing Strategies for Authors

January 3, 2018  •  Aerio Staff

A well-organized author email marketing strategy has been known to help increase book sales. However, emails can get missed or ignored so you must take the time to create an effective email marketing campaign. You want your emails to be read by both established and potential fans of your writing...

Read MoreTips on Creating a Publisher Email Newsletter & Increasing Book Sales

Tips on Creating a Publisher Email Newsletter & Increasing Book Sales

December 27, 2017  •  Aerio Staff

If you think email is old school, think again! As a publisher, you can provide a lot of value-add information to your readers in a weekly, monthly, or quarterly email newsletter. Although each newsletter won't necessarily equate to an immediate purchase, it will nurture and engage your readers...

Read MoreWhy Book Publishers Should Sell Books Direct

Why Book Publishers Should Sell Books Direct

December 20, 2017  •  Aerio Staff

In a digital era fueled by endless advances in commerce and communication, publishers are finding more opportunities than ever to extend their sales. One of the fastest moving trends driving publisher profitability has been selling books direct to consumers...

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