Courtesy of Pixabay Let’s face it, every market is saturated. Every market requires entrepreneurs to be able to adapt to an ever changing market. Refusal to do so could result in a massive loss of sales. We will be brutally honest. The market is becoming harder for Indie authors to get a foothold in the … Continue reading The Publishing Market is Changing: Are You Ready?
Querying. The word of shaking bones, chattering teeth and chewing on nails as you wait for the agent or publisher to respond. Hours upon hours, days upon days...well, you get the idea. As we said in a previous article (featured in NaNoProMo) about pitching, the publishing world is an absolute struggle. Agents and publishers are … Continue reading Querying: What You Need to Know Right Now
Readers, we know we are behind but fear not, we will be bringing you the amazing information from NaNoProMo (created by Rachel Thomson) up until the very last day. How would it feel if you could sell your book in 20 seconds? Does that sense of elation make your spine tingle? Well, look no further … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 10: This Is How to Sell Your Book in 20 Seconds by Sharon Goldinger
Daily life can get busy. With kids, work, writing, houses to clean, bills to pay, spouses, friends, the list can go on, it can get hard to make time for things like book promotion. A large part of our day here at FyreSyde is seeking out new ways to help promote our authors. We understand … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 8: How to Make Time for Book Promotion by Pauline Wiles
Marketing can be as intimidating as public speaking. However, the hard truth is, even if you choose to go the traditional publishing route, you are still your best marketing tool. While some publishers will do their best to make sure you and your book get adequate coverage, we can't do it all. FyreSyde strives to … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 5: 20 Quick Book Marketing Ideas You Can Do Now! by MixtusMedia
Day 3 of NaNoProMo is all about pitching, written by our own Blaise Ramsay. Pitching can be daunting, especially when you're not sure what constitutes as a strong pitch. Maybe you're not sure what an elevator pitch is or how a pitch is different from a query letter. Check out the full article. Pitching: What … Continue reading NaNoProMo Day 3: Pitching: What You Need to Know Now by Blaise Ramsay