Promoting yourself

C. S. Boyack shares his author promotion ideas on Story Empire today…

Story Empire

Hi gang, there are so many angles on self promotion that I can’t cover them all. This post is going to work on one concept, but it’s a fairly valid process.

I’m going to start off by telling you there is no silver bullet here. There isn’t one app, website, contact, you can deploy that will send you down the road to royalties and Hollywood rights negotiations. Self promotion is a collective of all the things you can reasonably do to spread the word about your story.

If you’re like most of us, you wrote a book then wondered how to spread the word. In my case, I wrote three. (Maybe I’m just thicker than everyone else.) This is because drafting, researching, and fine tuning is more fun than self promotion. Self promotion is actually work, but it has to be done.

So you finish your masterpiece and poke…

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