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How to Write a Book Foreword: A Checklist For Authors

Click here to download a free PDF of this checklist. Synopsis Here is a list of important questions that you should think about to help you make sure that you have written a full and complete foreword. Not all questions … Continue reading

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11 Free Testimonial Sources For Non-Fiction Authors

Synopsis Testimonials from a wide variety of people is a great way to bring credibility, exposure (eyeballs), and higher sales for your book. Here are eleven sources to find free testimonials that you can use to help promote your book … Continue reading

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10 Amazing Low-Cost Ways To Market Your Book

Synopsis Here is a beginner’s list of effective, popular, proven-to-work, and low-cost ways to market your book. The steps to marketing your book, and deciding which avenues are good for you to utilize for this, might take you a few … Continue reading

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Getting a Big Name to Write Your Book’s Foreword

Synopsis Getting a “big-name” to write the foreword for your book is a great way to jump-start bigger sales and get positive publicity for your book. If you are an unknown author, getting a notable leader in your field to … Continue reading

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8 Tips To Using Testimonials And Endorsements to Promote Your Book

Synopsis Testimonials and endorsements must be an integral part of your self-published-book marketing program. They should be shown and used everywhere and anywhere you have an opportunity to show them. These eight tips will give you a very powerful way … Continue reading

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Endorsement Vs. Testimonial: A Guide For Self-Publishers

Synopsis It is essential for a self-publisher to understand the differences between an endorsement and a testimonial – sometimes lumped together as “blurbs”. Each plays a vital role in the financial success of your book. Therefore, I have laid out … Continue reading

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How To Write A Book Foreword: Step by Step

Synopsis: How to create and write a powerful book foreword that will help build your credibility and status, AND help the book’s author sell more books. The process of writing the book foreword is reduced down to four easy steps. … Continue reading

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11 Sources For Free Testimonials For Non-Fiction Books

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. Introduction A great way to bring credibility to your book is with testimonials. Nothing helps to give your book … Continue reading

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10 Amazing Low-Cost Ways To Market Your Book

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. Here is a list of effective, popular, proven-to-work, and low-cost ways to market your book. I personally use every … Continue reading

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Endorsement Vs. Testimonial: A Guide For Self-Publishers

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. Introduction It is essential for a self-publisher to understand the differences between an endorsement and a testimonial. Each plays … Continue reading

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37 Tips For Writing A Book’s Foreword

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. 1. Read the book. Understand the message. 2. Reading the Table of Contents and one chapter alone is not … Continue reading

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Using Testimonials And Endorsements to Promote Your Book: A Guide For Self-Publishers

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. Testimonials and endorsements must be an integral part of your self-published-book promotion program. These testimonials and endorsements should be … Continue reading

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Getting A Big Name To Write Your Book’s Foreword: An Introduction For Self-Publishers

Editors Note: This post has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Click here to read the new post. Introduction Getting a notable VIP, industry guru, or media celebrity to write the foreword for your book is a … Continue reading

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How To Write A Book Foreword: A Checklist For Authors

Here is a list of questions to help you make sure that you have written a full and complete foreword. Not all questions here will apply to your foreword. But, these questions should help you to take a critical look at what you have written and help you fine-tune your foreword. Continue reading

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How To Write A Book Foreword: Step by Step

It is essential that you remember that the foreword of a book is a very important selling tool for the book. It must establish credibility for the author and the book. It must be short and concise. You can help make the reader want to read the book by making an emotional connection with the reader. Talk to the reader as if you were talking to a friend. Keep it engaging and tell an interesting story. Continue reading

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