When you’re first starting out, your brand is the first thing you need to focus on in order to get your name out there. This series will focus on the elements of your brand, one item at a time. Today, we cover your author email.
So here we are, all cozy and crazy in our abodes. We know creative types can feel stifled when we’re forced to be in one place all the time and not able to explore, even if most of us can skew towards the introverted side of things. We’ve seen many posts of people saying they can’t summon the will to write at the moment, so we’d like to showcase some ideas that might help.
With everything going on lately, we are forgoing our normal marketing/publishing post this week to focus on the community. Are you quarantined or laid off? Do you wish you had some reading material to pass the time?
Building your mailing list can take more time, aggravation, tears, and patience than writing the actual book. Some people don’t realize this, so it can come as an unexpected surprise.
In the last blog post, we went over why newsletters are so important, and the pitfalls many authors and businesses run into when attempting to expand their reach. One of the best options out there is to run your own mailing list. It’s a game changer!
Why are they important? Why are current methods causing issues? What can you do as a reader to help your authors? What is the big no-no that can ruin your favorite authors?
There’s quite a bit going on for Liliom right now. We’ve got a Valentine’s Day Cupid Crawl, two release parties, and we’ll soon be announcing the theme of the next Liliom anthology. So let’s get to it, shall we?
How exciting! We’re proud to announce the third book in the Risque Romance series from author Mandi Konesni is up for preorder now. Grab your copy, then head on over to the Liliom Lounge for the party!
It’s Valentine’s Day… you know what that means- giveaways! Twenty-Five authors and vendors have teamed up to bring you the Cupid’s Crawl, a page hop filled with goodies. This is your master list, keep it handy!
How exciting! We’re proud to announce the debut novel from author J. Truesdell is up for preorder now. Grab your copy, then head on over to the Liliom Lounge for the party!