51. The Cold Hard Truth About Book Marketing Services

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By Dave Chesson, Founder of Kindlepreneur, and KDP Rocket. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

For new authors without much of a following, the idea of a book marketing service may seem appealing, but you should be wary of them. I’ll be going over some of the things you should think about when it comes to book marketing services, as well as listing some red flags to be aware of if you do decide to use one.

Not all book marketing services are bad, in fact there are some out there that may be able to help with your marketing just fine. Although any good book marketing service will most likely put authors through a submission process to make sure they have the capability to be able to market your book; in fact, many act similarly to a publishing company.

However, nobody is going to better than you at marketing and selling your book because nobody has as much skin in the game.

For more information, visit the show notes at https://kindlepreneur.com/e51

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