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Plan on publishing a book in 2025? Start marketing now, the experts say.

As an independent author, marketing needs to be part of  your mindset, as soon as know you want to write a book, even if your publication date is years away. Otherwise. you may be “privashing” instead of publishing, as publisher David Godine told us at the 2011 IPNE conference!

Even if you publish through a traditional press or hybrid publisher, there are ways to build and leverage your “author platform” long before the book is in your hand.

Already have your book printed and uncertain how to sell it? All is not lost! Our host and panelists have keys for successful marking of published titles, as well.

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More News From Pierce Press

Print-on-Demand vs. Print Run

Yes, you will pay more per copy with POD. Yes, you can still get good quality books printed. Yes, a digital or offset print run will require a larger up-front outlay of cash before you sell any books, although pre-sales can offset that hit.

PCR Kids Add Environmental Goal to Popular 10K Challenge

We invite you to join the livestream as Caitlin Mance, Executive Director of Philadelphia City Rowing gives us the scoop on how you can participate in PCR’s traditional 10K Challenge – this year with an environmental twist!

How ACMI.tv Builds Success through Community Collaboration

What would it take to accelerate the success of your collaborative efforts and build community in your enterprise? In our first Peeragogy Accelerator of 2021, we take a virtual tour of ACMi, the community media station in Arlington, MA.

The Possibilities of an Open Global Mind

This episode will introduce Open Global Mind, a project to build communities and platforms that will help us make sense of the world – together.

Where, When & How to Market Your Book

When should you as an independent author-publisher start marketing your book? Our panel lays it out for you.

Visualizing Life Patterns

Design patterns? What are they, and how do they determine, affect, or change the course of our lives? Why is it important to visualize them?

BOOK AWARDS: Is Your Book a Winner?

This episode of Face The Book TV will help you make a wise selection from the many available book awards programs so your return in book sales exceeds the cost of application fees.

Arshay Cooper & Mark Wilson on USRowCon2019

In this episode, we had the honor of hosting Arshay Cooper of Row New York and Mark Wilson of the All American Rowing Camp for a recap of the 2018 US Rowing convention in San Diego, where they both gave presentations. Arshay outlined the status of the DEI programming at USRowing (under former CEO Patrick McNerny), reported on impact & innovations at Row New York, where he serves on the board of directors.

Groundbreaking Olympian Anita DeFrantz

Our exclusive interview with the legendary and inspiring Anita DeFrantz at the USRowing Convention kicks off our celebration of Black History Month. DeFrantz was born in 1952 in Philadelphia, USA. A member of the Vesper Boat Club in her home city, she was captain of the American rowing team at the 1976 Summer Olympics winning the bronze medal in women’s eight.