Today’s Best Selling Books = Engaging Readers + Building a Fanbase

By |January 14th, 2015|

Great writing is the key to being an author, but engaging people is the key to building a readership and a fan base. And with a million plus books hitting the market this year alone, every advantage helps to position you in the publishing world.

What is an Editorial Review? And How is It Different from a Review?

By |November 11th, 2014|

What exactly are editorial reviews? What are the different types of book reviews and reviewers? Which ones should an author seek? We list the different types and explain them.

The ABCs of Making Book Reviews Work Harder at Promoting Your Book

By |November 7th, 2014|

Most authors do not take advantage of the opportunities that a book review presents to them--especially Editorial Reviews.So, here are my tips to make your book reviews work harder for you--starting TODAY!

PNWA Presentation – Why Authors Should Use Google+

By |July 24th, 2014|

Google+ TODAY's fastest growing social media platform and is considered to be the most effective social media networking tool available. Put Google+ to work for you! It is free, easy to use, and will help boost your SEO rankings.

“How to Create a Great Book Cover for Today’s Digital Publishing World” by Argus Brown

By |June 9th, 2014|

Is your book cover effective at promoting your work and author brand when it is reduced to the size of two postage stamps? Chanticleer's Tech Wizard, Argus Brown, has some great new tools (that are powerful and easy to use!) that will allow you to create effective book covers for getting your works discovered in today's digital age of publishing.

Five Top Things to Promote Your Book Today

By |March 7th, 2014|

We find that a multi-pronged approach is the most effective strategy in building and maintaining readership. We have listed five basic tools that should be in every authors' marketing tool bag.

How and Why Authors Should Use Google+ by Kiffer Brown

By |October 24th, 2013|

This presentation will shine a spotlight on what Google+ is and why authors and aspiring writers need to embrace this fastest growing social media platform that exists in the Internet Universe. CBR will have more bite-sized information on Circles, Events and Hangouts. We also begin listing links to helpful sites and posts.

The Care and Feeding of Your AERs

By |July 27th, 2013|

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 Help Readers Discover Your Book

 The Care and Feeding of Your AERs:

 

  • Anyone who reads your manuscript or book, even a chapter at a time, is an AER.
  • You should know the name of each and everyone your AERs along with how to communicate with them.
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How to Find AERs

By |July 26th, 2013|

The second in the series about how to acquire more Readers for your book. Successful entrepreneurs know, buyers just don't "discover" your new products. Launching a new product takes strategy, time, and lots of energy. An author with a new title is launching a new product—whether or not the author is traditionally published or self-published. Books sales take off because the author makes them take off.

How to Launch a Book

By |July 25th, 2013|

But as successful entrepreneurs know, buyers just don't "discover" your new products. Launching a new product takes strategy, time, and lots of energy. An author with a new title is launching a new product—whether or not the author is traditionally published or self-published. Books sales take off because the author makes them take off.