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By: Marika Flatt on May 6, 2022

The Power of Podcasts

Digital Relevancy

Podcasting is one of the most popular streaming platforms used right now. Whether about true crime or business endeavors, there is a podcast for everyone. But what is the point of podcasting? Can it truly help spread awareness on whatever topic you’re talking about? The answer is yes, it can. So what is the point…

By: Marika Flatt on April 22, 2022

Celebrity and Influencer Endorsements

Platform Development | Social Media

Though the value of blurbs and endorsements on books has been debated in recent years, the power of a celebrity’s name on your book jacket is undeniable. Celebrities are some of the most influential people in the world, and they can help you get the word out when promoting your books. Endorsements give the impression…

By: Marika Flatt on April 8, 2022

Niche Writers Workshops: Form a Writing Community (and Support Your Marketing Plan!)

Platform Development | Social Media | Uncategorized

This article is written by Lyn Barrett, author of Crazy: Reclaiming Life from the Shadow of Traumatic Memory. She is the founder of Dissociative Writers where she facilitates writers workshops for people with dissociative disorders and teaches a beginners class on memoir. She has been interviewed by public radio stations and podcasts around the country…

By: Marika Flatt on March 25, 2022

Bringing Your Book to Non-Readers: DIY Audiobooks

Digital Relevancy

This article was written by  “Sir” Isaac Smith, a remote audio producer. He specializes in helping authors, speakers, and coaches generate exposure for their written work and tapping into new audiences. He works with his wife from their home in Hawkins, TX, where they help authors convert written work into audiobooks or even a podcast….

By: Marika Flatt on March 11, 2022

Why Every Writer Needs a Blog

Digital Relevancy | Platform Development

We are pleased to feature this article written by David Hancock, founder of Morgan James Publishing, a publishing company that blends traditional book publishing with the flexibility and authorial engagement of self-publishing. Author and prolific blogger Frank Viola wants writers to know: Blogging isn’t dead. If you are a writer who wants to reach readers, a…

By: Marika Flatt on February 25, 2022

Author To Influencer Success Story: Dawn Fleming, author of Claim Your Dream Life

Platform Development | Traditional Book Publicity | Uncategorized

Dawn Fleming joined the Author to Influencer Accelerator after attending an Ask Me Anything session with Marika Flatt, hosted by Morgan James Publishing. Dawn is the owner and operator of Overseas Life Redesign, a global coaching and consulting company that encourages others to discover their dreams and turn them into reality just like she did….

By: Marika Flatt on February 11, 2022

On Podcasting

Digital Relevancy | Platform Development

This article was written by  “Sir” Isaac Smith, a remote audio producer. He specializes in helping authors, speakers, and coaches generate exposure for their written work and tapping into new audiences. He works with his wife from their home in Hawkins, TX, where they help authors convert written work into audiobooks or even a podcast….

By: Marika Flatt on January 28, 2022

20 Years of Booking Media for Books!

Traditional Book Publicity

PR by the Book is celebrating 20 years of providing publicity and social media services for authors and publishers all over the country and even internationally. My husband Doug and I started PR by the Book in 2002 to create a boutique firm to serve all authors from bestsellers all the way down to self-published…

By: Marika Flatt on January 14, 2022

22 Ways to Promote Your Book (or Brand) in 2022

Digital Relevancy | Social Media | Traditional Book Publicity

As PR by the Book celebrates 20 years in business, we bring you these valuable tips for making the most of your 2022! Are you ready to hit the ball out of the park in 2022? In order to accurately publicize your book (or your brand), you need to create a roadmap; otherwise, how do…

By: Marika Flatt on November 9, 2021

Self-Publishing: Pros and Cons

Traditional Book Publicity

Self-publishing has been subject to ridicule since its inception. Historically, works produced outside of a traditional publishing house were/are considered less than. Since they’ve been passed on or rejected by agents, editors and the “best in the business,” they’re thought of as not good enough. Similarly, it’s been said that authors who self-publish don’t have…

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