Get Quality Backlinks with Blog Commenting [VIDEO]

Blog commenting can be a good strategy for getting links and traffic to your blog. Commenting is most effective when (1) you comment on blogs in the same niche as your blog and (2) the links are do-follow, meaning that the search engines give you credit for the links. The problem is finding the blog posts on which to comment. The CommentLuv Enabled Blog Search Engine makes … [Read more...]

Mary Corbett – National Guard 101

National Guard 101

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. NATIONAL GUARD 101: A Handbook for Spouses Since 9/11, virtually every unit of the National Guard—a force the size of the entire active Army—has served on active duty for one or more of the deployments at home or abroad. The last time that the entire National Guard had been mobilized was for World War II. America’s … [Read more...]

Publicity Strategy: Year-in-Review Press Releases

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As the end of the year approaches, some people think of holidays, gifts and shopping. I think of year-in-review press releases and articles or opinion pieces. The year-in-review press release is a great way to get increased exposure and position yourself as an expert. This article will show you how to write a year-in-review press release and will also show you many ways you … [Read more...]

The New Rules of Marketing & PR: How to Use Social Media, Online Video, Mobile Applications, Blogs, News Releases, and Viral Marketing to Reach Buyers Directly

David Meerman Scotts marketing bible has become a modern day business classic.This is the book every ambitious, forward-thinking, progressive marketer or publicist has at the front of their shelf. Business communication has changed over the recent years. Creative ad copy is no longer enough. The New Rules of Marketing and PR has brought thousands of marketers up to speed on the … [Read more...]

Cat Larose – Any Color but Beige

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What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Any Color but Beige: Living Life in Color is a memoir that chronicles my journey from a colorful childhood in Cleveland, Ohio and a predictable but secure suburban marriage – in other words a beige existence – to a crucial turning point when I initiated some major life changes in my quest to live my life in color. … [Read more...]

Are You Sabotaging Your Publicity Campaign?

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Many small businesses aren’t getting publicity for the oddest reason: They talk themselves out of it! Here are 10 common problems I’ve seen with entrepreneurs who want publicity. You think you don’t have anything newsworthy to say. That’s false because it is up to the reporter to decide what is newsworthy. If you tell yourself there’s nothing newsworthy going on, you … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Publicity: How Online Press Release Distribution Can Help You with Your LinkedIn Marketing Efforts

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Online press release distribution has not lost its power to create buzz and brand awareness. In fact, in speaking with many business professionals who have used our distribution partner's press release services, we've been told: * Their press releases were picked up by 40+ online sites and media news stations. * Their press release placement brought additional credibility … [Read more...]

Robin Badillo – Flesh Wounds

Flesh-Wounds

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My most recent book is titled Flesh Wounds and is my first full length contemporary romance that is not paranormal in nature. I decided to step away from vampires and write a "falling for the boy next door" themed novel. This story touches many different aspects of real life issues such as depression, single parent homes … [Read more...]

Online Book Marketing: The Least Expensive, Most Effective Ways to Create Book Buzz

If you're an author or publisher who really wants to sell books, then you've got to create a platform that connects, communicates and builds long-term relationships with your readers online. "Online Book Marketing" will show you how. With a conversational tone that will put readers at ease, the book covers topics such as how to effectively use Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn … [Read more...]

Publicity Stunts That Work!

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Are you ready to gain attention of the media, your community or perhaps the country at large? Want to market your book yourself instead of paying a high price for someone else to do it for you? One of the greatest things about marketing your own book is the wide range of freedom and diversity you have to keep the attention of the public and size of your marketing budget in your … [Read more...]