1Internet Book Marketing andPublishingfor theNew and Unknown AuthorLorilyn RobertsAuthor and Media Professional
2This presentation was originally made to the First Coast ChristianWriters onSeptember 3, 2009Jacksonville, FloridaLorilyn...
3Internet Book Marketing andPublishing for theUnknown/New AuthorYou have no platformYou are not famousYou are not an exper...
4Interesting Book StatisticsIn 1907 there were 9,260 books published in theUnited States according to New York State Libra...
5Traditional Publisher vs. Print on Demand vs.Self-Publishing What is right for you? POD worked best for me for my first...
6Advantages of Print on Demand You can get your book out into the marketplace in a shortamount of time The cost has come...
7Advantages of Print on Demand (Part 2) You retain most of the rights. You receive a higher royalty. You don’t have to ...
8Disadvantages of Print on Demand You have to put out your own money for publishing andmarketing. Don’t expect the POD c...
Self-PublishingA Third Option Three reputable companies http://Snowfallpress.com http://Createspace.com http://Lightni...
10Conclusion My unpublished book Children of Dreams would still besitting on the bookshelf if I had not published by Prin...
Advantages to Self-Publishing Costs are minimal Retain control over all rights to your book. Quickly publish. Can easi...
Disadvantages to Self-Publishing Quality tends to be inferior unless theauthor hires a professional book coverdesigner an...
13HOWEVER: More on Marketing The fact that my book is out there validates my hard work.People are buying Children of Drea...
14Marketing When I went to the Florida Christian Writer’s Conference, Ihad no clue about marketing. My first introduction...
15Marketing Writing is relatively easy. Publishing is easy and POD AND self-publishing isrelatively inexpensive. Even e...
16What Works Well, What Works Some, WhatWorks a Little Start with the freebies or almost free that will give alot of expo...
17Website Marketing Tool My author interviews, book trailers, pictures, website, and bloghave helped to provide exposure ...
18Videos on YouTube and other websites. Online videos now make up 52% of traffic on theInternet. YouTube visitors spend ...
19Video MarketingAdd your videos to other sites besides YouTube formore exposure http://Metacafe.com http://Myspace.com/...
20A New Community for Christian Readers and Authorshttp://crossreads.com/authors/From their website:We want to help Christ...
21Marketing Faithwriters Book Reviews and Website– http://faithwriters.com – Christian site for posting articles as well ...
More Book Review Sites http://readersfavorite.com/ http://www.christian-book-marketing.com/ http://www.stepbystepselfpu...
23Amazon.com http://Amazon.com – in my opinion one of the bestsites for the consumer and the author.– Lists reviews and s...
Smashwords http://www.smashwords.com/ Upload your file to Smashwords and theywill convert it into multiple formats anddi...
25Marketing ($100 or Less) Jordan McAuley (Contact Any Celebrity)http://contactanycelebrity.com/, $1 for first month, the...
Radio and TVInterviewReport(expensive) “The Magazine Producers Read toFind Guests.” Different levels of publicity,depend...
27RITR ADThis is what their radio ad looks likeThey wrote this up for Children of Dreams 10. ==> ‘Orphan’– Adoption is No...
Best FreeMarketingTools Animoto – make free 30-second book trailers (aswell as more featured paidoptions). http://animot...
29Marketing http://www.widgetbox.com/ Inexpensively and easily add widgets toyour blogspot or website. http://www.author...
30http://Youtube.com(free)– You can have your own channel– Promote your book through book trailers.– Set up a profile and ...
31Google Searches– Make sure you optimize your site for Google and other search engines.– For the search, Adoption from N...
32More Book Marketing Tips– Make sure you copyright your book. Easiest and cheapest way is online:– http://www.copyright.g...
Best Ways to Use Twitter http://twitter.com Set up an account using your name. That isyour handle. Mine ishttp://Twitter...
34Marketing ContinuingSocial Networkinghttp://hootsuite.comLeading social media website. Manage multipleprofiles and websi...
Build Your Email list If I were to recommend what you should start withas far as social networking if you are new at this...
36
Some Examples of Paid Advertising When ILaunched Seventh Dimension – The Door http://www.goodkindles.net/p/submit-your-bo...
38Good Links with Helpful Information for New Authors (and thosewho want to hone their skills) www.oddducksociety.org ht...
Widgets and Photography/Pictures http://www.widgetbox.com/home/pro Consider adding widgets to yourwebsite. This widget i...
40Would you like to earn a Masters in Creative Writing thatyou can pursue online?“use words to change the world” Pereland...
Additional Marketing/LearningOpportunities Jerry Jenkins Christian Writer’s Guild http://www.christianwritersguild.com/...
Additional Online Sites for WorldwideDistribution(Don’t Limit Yourself to Amazon) http://www.untreedreads.com/submission-...
43Jesus’ Marketing Plan for the Gospel Jesus had no Internet, no TV, no blog, no books, and no public relationspeople; no...
44John 3:16 Marketing Network Several years ago, Iparticipated in PeggyMcCall’s Best-SellerMentoring Class. I tooksome of...
45Novel Idea for Christian MarketingJohn 3:16 Marketing Network We’ve had our authors to reach number one best-seller sta...
46We now have a new landingpage for our book launcheshttp://bit.ly/XGuyGqhttp://twitter.com/John316Network
47eBooks The future of books. The train is waiting and fixing toleave. Don’t get left behind. If you have no money, youca...
Now in Print Copy as well as Ebookhttp://amzn.to/YVko10Have questions? Feel free to contact me athttp://LorilynRoberts.com48
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  1. 1. 1Internet Book Marketing andPublishingfor theNew and Unknown AuthorLorilyn RobertsAuthor and Media Professional
  2. 2. 2This presentation was originally made to the First Coast ChristianWriters onSeptember 3, 2009Jacksonville, FloridaLorilyn Robertshttp://lorilynroberts.comhttp://lorilynroberts.blogspot.comhttp://twitter.com/LorilynRoberts[FOURTH REVISION, JUNE 2013] YOU CAN DO IT – WITH GOD ALL THINGS AREPOSSIBLE Two recent examples, The Shack and SlumdogMillionaire
  3. 3. 3Internet Book Marketing andPublishing for theUnknown/New AuthorYou have no platformYou are not famousYou are not an expert in any particular subjectYou have no fancy initials after your nameThe reality is:Nobody Cares About You Or Your Book
  4. 4. 4Interesting Book StatisticsIn 1907 there were 9,260 books published in theUnited States according to New York State LibraryBook Board.In 2010, 316,480 books were published by traditionalpublishing companies according to Bowker.2,776,260 on-demand titles were published.That means over three million books were publishedin 2010.Since 2008, e-Book sales have increased by 1039.6%(more than 300% in a given year). Revenue in thesame period rose by 1274.1%!Don’t overlook publishing your book as an eBook.
  5. 5. 5Traditional Publisher vs. Print on Demand vs.Self-Publishing What is right for you? POD worked best for me for my first twobooks. I self-published my third and fourth books. The question is why?
  6. 6. 6Advantages of Print on Demand You can get your book out into the marketplace in a shortamount of time The cost has come way down in recent years. If you pick a reputable company, you really can’t tell thedifference in quality. The book will remain in print for a lot longer than thetraditional publisher. Unless your book is a big seller, once itgoes out of print, they won’t republish.
  7. 7. 7Advantages of Print on Demand (Part 2) You retain most of the rights. You receive a higher royalty. You don’t have to pay an agent. Ultimately, you have control over what happens toyour book.
  8. 8. 8Disadvantages of Print on Demand You have to put out your own money for publishing andmarketing. Don’t expect the POD company to do a lot in the way ofmarketing. Some marketing sites, companies, authors, and others in thepublishing world won’t recognize you as a legitimate “author.” Some magazines, newspapers, and websites will not reviewyour book. It will be difficult to get your book in bookstores because mostPOD books are not returnable. Bookstores will not order booksfrom publishes with non-returnable books.
  9. 9. Self-PublishingA Third Option Three reputable companies http://Snowfallpress.com http://Createspace.com http://LightningSource.comYou will be expected to upload the interior and exterior files accordingto website specifications. Each company presents pros and cons in howthey operate, so read carefully. Costs are minimal, but you areresponsible for ensuring quality.9
  10. 10. 10Conclusion My unpublished book Children of Dreams would still besitting on the bookshelf if I had not published by Print onDemand (POD). On Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and other websites, Childrenof Dreams receives the same treatment as Randy Alcorn’sbook Heaven (which is one of my favorite books). I receivethe same benefits, opportunities, and services as he does.
  11. 11. Advantages to Self-Publishing Costs are minimal Retain control over all rights to your book. Quickly publish. Can easily make changes to content/cover afterpublication. Many options as far as what your needs are. Can publish ebook first or print copy first. Can print as many or as few copies as youwant. 11
  12. 12. Disadvantages to Self-Publishing Quality tends to be inferior unless theauthor hires a professional book coverdesigner and at least two professionaleditors to edit the book. Authors tend to underestimate howdifficult it is to publish and market theirbook and become discouraged when theydon’t achieve success right away.12
  13. 13. 13HOWEVER: More on Marketing The fact that my book is out there validates my hard work.People are buying Children of Dreams and reading it. Moreon this later. Quote from Michele Ivy Davis, author of Evangeline Brownand the Cadillac Motel (Dutton Juvenile), from theJuly/August 2009 issue of Writer’s Digest: “My book gotexcellent reviews. It won national and international awards.Teachers, librarians and kids loved it. Yet it quickly went outof print.”
  14. 14. 14Marketing When I went to the Florida Christian Writer’s Conference, Ihad no clue about marketing. My first introduction tomarketing was when I took Randy Ingermanson’s four-daymarketing seminar at the FCWC. When I came back from the conference, I built a new websiteto promote my book. He emphasized: You want to drive people to your website through differentmarketing techniques. I started building an email database. I was told I needed athousand followers on my email list. I started regularly writing a blog.
  15. 15. 15Marketing Writing is relatively easy. Publishing is easy and POD AND self-publishing isrelatively inexpensive. Even exposure is easy. If I can get 25 pages on theweb with my name pulled up, it has to be easy.BUT……. Getting people to buy your book is hard!
  16. 16. 16What Works Well, What Works Some, WhatWorks a Little Start with the freebies or almost free that will give alot of exposure to you, your book, or provide youwith good information about marketing that you cando on your own (like this PowerPoint). There is ALOT of free information on the web. Then look at the not-so-free freebies. All advertising can do is give exposure. It doesn’tguarantee book sales.
  17. 17. 17Website Marketing Tool My author interviews, book trailers, pictures, website, and bloghave helped to provide exposure and build my platform. You canbe successful doing these same things. Remember, these marketingtools may not translate into sales, but they do provide exposurewhich hopefully will lead to sales. Make sure you have Search Engine Optimization to help peoplefind you your website. I use http://attracta.com. http://www.alexa.com/ Analytics for any website. See where youstand in the rankings for key words. SEC optimization (Search Engine Optimization) on browser pagetitles, description meta tags, and keyword meta tags. Make sureyou have good descriptive titles for your pages and that they havemeta tags to be picked up in the search engines Always provide good content. If you don’t have good content,people won’t come back to your site. Preferably have a blog on your website that is updated on a regularbasis.
  18. 18. 18Videos on YouTube and other websites. Online videos now make up 52% of traffic on theInternet. YouTube visitors spend 27 minutes a day watchingvideos. Google.com– More on Google later
  19. 19. 19Video MarketingAdd your videos to other sites besides YouTube formore exposure http://Metacafe.com http://Myspace.com/videos http://Daileymotion.com http://Esnips.com http://Livevideo.com http://Veoh.com http://Youtube.com http://Godtube.com
  20. 20. 20A New Community for Christian Readers and Authorshttp://crossreads.com/authors/From their website:We want to help Christian authors by helping connect youwith readers interested in your books as well as provide thetraining you need to succeed. Sign up to our author list belowto receive our updates and notifications. We will also sendyou our monthly newsletter with Tips, Tricks, Trials andTriumphs for authors.CrossReads
  21. 21. 21Marketing Faithwriters Book Reviews and Website– http://faithwriters.com – Christian site for posting articles as well as lots ofhelpful information, costs $10 per month. If their reviewers like your book,they will give you the Faithwriter’s seal of approval. Midwest Book Reviews and Website– http://www.midwestbookreview.com/get_rev.htm Highly recognized review for self-published and POD publishedbooks Book Reviews and Website http://www.readerspoils.com/inner2.html Christian Book Reviews and Website (nonfiction only)http://christianbookreviews.net/?page_id=85Million Dollar Author Club (about $45 per month) Monthly magazine provides inside scoop for marketing http://www.milliondollarauthorclub.com/
  22. 22. More Book Review Sites http://readersfavorite.com/ http://www.christian-book-marketing.com/ http://www.stepbystepselfpublishing.net/reviewer-list.html http://www.allbooksreviewint.com/22
  23. 23. 23Amazon.com http://Amazon.com – in my opinion one of the bestsites for the consumer and the author.– Lists reviews and sales rankings (try to get as manyreviews as possible).– Provides an author page– An inside-the-book program– Kindle Direct Publishing You can upload your bookas an ebook (Kindle). https://kdp.amazon.com/self-publishing/KDPSelect– https://authorcentral.amazon.com/gp/home Track how many books you have sold and wherethey were sold.
  24. 24. Smashwords http://www.smashwords.com/ Upload your file to Smashwords and theywill convert it into multiple formats anddistribute it all over the web.24
  25. 25. 25Marketing ($100 or Less) Jordan McAuley (Contact Any Celebrity)http://contactanycelebrity.com/, $1 for first month, thencost about $20 to $30 per month, depending on whatspecial offer they are running. http://www.easymedialist.com/ This is a great website ifyou need names of editors, like for newspapers andmagazines. http://www.reportercontacts.com/shop/ most completelistings I have seen.
  26. 26. Radio and TVInterviewReport(expensive) “The Magazine Producers Read toFind Guests.” Different levels of publicity,depending on what you are willingto pay. Approximately $4000 for thegold for one year. Must commit to aminimum of four to six months.Silver package is a little less. Inaddition to the magazine, your ad isalso listed at www.rtir.com and inthe email newsletter. Radio only, email newsletter– My radio ad: see next slide Cost me $400RTIR NewsletterSteve Harrison --steveharrison@freepublicity.com He has a newsletterBook Marketing Update,frequent free webinars, andis associated with RTIR(Radio-TV InterviewReport).Also associated with theMillion Dollar Author Club26
  27. 27. 27RITR ADThis is what their radio ad looks likeThey wrote this up for Children of Dreams 10. ==> ‘Orphan’– Adoption is Not a Horror Movie There are countless stereotypes and myths surrounding the process of adoption, and now a new horror movie takes on the subject playing into many of the fears people may have about raising someone else’s child. In the film, a family adopts a baby and soon finds that the angelic little girl is not what she appears to be. But do real adoptions lead to horror stories or happy endings? Lorilyn Roberts is both an adoptee and an adoptive parent. She says with some 145 million children worldwide trapped by homelessness, starvation, and abandonment, more people need to open their arms. She says while never easy, love abounds for those who choose it. Lorilyn Roberts tells the story of the adoption of her two children from Nepal and Vietnam, who are now ten and eighteen, in her newest book, “Children of Dreams.” Contact her at 352-378-2372; llwroberts@cox.net
  28. 28. Best FreeMarketingTools Animoto – make free 30-second book trailers (aswell as more featured paidoptions). http://animoto.com/pricing They also have BookBuzzrPro, which costs a small sumof money with additionaloptions.BookBuzzr,http://www.freado.com/Worlds BiggestFree Book-Winning SiteWidget of bookincludes: explore,buzz, share, buy,full screen, openslike a bookOther optionsincludeautomatictweetingMini bookeasily loadableon blogs28
  29. 29. 29Marketing http://www.widgetbox.com/ Inexpensively and easily add widgets toyour blogspot or website. http://www.authorsden.com/join/ Free membership site/Carol Howard http://Authonomy.com – upload your book in progress and getcritiquing. Lots of tips and exposure for established authors as well asnew ones. http://bitly.com/ Use these shortened links to track your click countrates for different websites (especially for paid advertising). http://bookjolt.com/ May be the newest big thing. Read books for freewith paid advertising. https://www.acx.com/ Don’t forget to include turning your book intoan audiobook . http://internationalbookawards.com/ Submit your book to book awards– which will bring you more exposure. Seventh Dimension –The Door,was a finalist in the Visionary category for 2013
  30. 30. 30http://Youtube.com(free)– You can have your own channel– Promote your book through book trailers.– Set up a profile and customize home page– Load as many videos as you want. I currently have severalvideos including:– Adoption from Vietnam video has been watched over 5,000times since March 20, 2009– Several book trailers.– Visit my Youtube channel at:http://www.youtube.com/view_all_playlists
  31. 31. 31Google Searches– Make sure you optimize your site for Google and other search engines.– For the search, Adoption from Nepal, I have been as high as the fourthentry on page one out of over one million– Search for adoption from Vietnam, page 11 out of 4,080,000– Google Ad words, will help you determine which words come up mostoften in search engines. Helps with website optimization.– http://bit.ly/1bUxfru– Bottom line, with some effort, it is possible for anyone to achieve highrankings in the search engines with keyword searches.– http://Google.com, upper left-hand corner, can search for images andvideos; i.e., your video to see how high it ranks in the search engines.
  32. 32. 32More Book Marketing Tips– Make sure you copyright your book. Easiest and cheapest way is online:– http://www.copyright.gov/– Good Press Release site: Christian Newswire:http://www.christiannewswire.com/index.php?module=releases&task=send– Social Networking Sites. Facebook - editors and publishing companies expect you to have 1,000friends. Twitter –Have as many followers as possible (5,000 as a minimum). Seenext slide for more tips on Twitter. Linked-In: https://www.linkedin.com/nhome/ Many book marketinggroups. Writer’s Café:http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=1780627&trk=myg_ugrp_ovr Blogging World – i.e., BloggerLinkup (Cathy Stucker[cathy@idealady.com] and aweberblog@aweber.com– Excellent resource for free information Author Marketing Experts, Inc. [penny@amarketingexpert.ccsend.com],free ezine
  33. 33. Best Ways to Use Twitter http://twitter.com Set up an account using your name. That isyour handle. Mine ishttp://Twitter.com/LorilynRoberts/@LorilynRoberts John 316 Marketing Network handle:http://twitter.com/John316Network@John316Network Twitter will only let you follow so manypeople each day. Be patient. Use an # signin the tweet for reaching specificfollowers; i.e., #John316Author. http://www.tweetadder.com/ Helps you toautomate tweets, see who others arefollowing, and easily follow/unfollowusers. Tweet Deck: http://tweetdeck.com/ -shows your timeline, interactions,messages and activity. If you like statistics, check out this site :http://peerreach.com/LorilynRoberts anddiscover your own statistics. DON’T UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OFTWITTER! YOU NEED TO USE IT. 33
  34. 34. 34Marketing ContinuingSocial Networkinghttp://hootsuite.comLeading social media website. Manage multipleprofiles and websites fro one dashboard.http://www.goodreads.comhttp://thebookmarketingnetwork.comThe network for book & ebook authors &publishershttp://www.clashofthetitles.com/ The ultimate literary challenge where authorsbattle and readers judgehttp://jacketflap.com Site for authors, illustrators, and publishers forchildren and young adults.
  35. 35. Build Your Email list If I were to recommend what you should start withas far as social networking if you are new at this, Iwould recommend you make sure you’re building anemail list. While gathering followers on Twitter andFacebook is important, there is nothing like having alist of subscribers that you can email about anupcoming book release , TV or radio appearance, oreven an article or blog post you want to share. Recently when I wanted more reviews for my bookSeventh Dimension – The Door, it was very nice thatI had a large list of subscribers I could email and askfor reviews. I quickly got 15 readers who wanted toreview my book. I use Constant Contact:https://login.constantcontact.com/login/ (Let them know I sent you if you sign up). 35
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  37. 37. Some Examples of Paid Advertising When ILaunched Seventh Dimension – The Door http://www.goodkindles.net/p/submit-your-book.html http://www.thekindlebookreview.net/advertise-here/ http://www.pixelofink.com/sskb/ https://www.buyads.com/how-to-buy-self-serve-advertising http://www.christianebookstoday.com/advertising/ http://yourbookauthors.com/Featured/?page_id=54 http://bestindiebooks.com/great-indie-books/ http://newbookjournal.com/2013/01/seventh-dimension-the-door-by-lorilyn-roberts/ http://www.inspiredreads.com/contact/ http://www.bookgorilla.com/advertise http://authormarketingclub.com/members/premium-membership/ http://www.theindietribe.com/showcase-23-more-top-ebooks-for-your-kindle/ http://ereadernewstoday.com/ http://www.bodyandsoulpublishing.com/christian-book-promotion/ http://www.bookbub.com/advertise/ http://vesselproject.com/advertise/ http://www.fkbooksandtips.com/for-authors/ (my favorite) 37
  38. 38. 38Good Links with Helpful Information for New Authors (and thosewho want to hone their skills) www.oddducksociety.org http://www.squidoo.com/raw-truth-to-creating-quality-ebooks-that-sell http://www.christian-books-Bible-Stories.com www.pauletteharper.com http://www.christianyawriters.blogspot.com http://www.screenwriting.info/ http://www.wow-womenonwriting.com/31-FE1-NovelWritingMethod.html http://www.dailywritingtips.com/ http://womensmemoirs.com/memoir-writing-book-business/lists-for-writers-10-tips-for-writing-your-memoir/ http://www.caroclarke.com/writing.html http://www.amydeardon.com http://reflectionsinhindsight.wordpress.com/ http://authorsupport.blogspot.com/ http://writersbag.blogspot.com/ JohnKremer@BookMarket.com email marketing tips http://www.ingermanson.com/index.php. Randy Ingermanson’s writing/email tips http://opinariwriters.blogspot.com/. Also produce an on-line quarterly magazine http://word-weavers.com/ Writers critique group.
  39. 39. Widgets and Photography/Pictures http://www.widgetbox.com/home/pro Consider adding widgets to yourwebsite. This widget is either freewith advertising or very inexpensivewithout advertising. Visitors to yourwebsite can easily take your widgetand put it on their website or blog. To see one, you can visit my blog athttp://LorilynRoberts.blogspot.com Good Photography Sites – you willneed to buy the license to use theirstock: http://www.dreamstime.com/ http://www.shutterstock.com/ Need Help With PhotoShop or othertech programs? Subscribe for$25/month to http://Lynda.com andreceive unlimited access to videocourses.39
  40. 40. 40Would you like to earn a Masters in Creative Writing thatyou can pursue online?“use words to change the world” Perelandra College at http://www.perelandra.edu/ Licensing and Accreditation Since November 2005, Perelandra College has been licensed by the Stateof CaliforniaBureau of Private Postsecondary Education to offerundergraduate and graduate degrees. Visit the Bureau websiteat http://www.bppe.ca.gov Perelandra College is not currently accredited. For details relatiing to either past or future approvals, please emailadmin@perelandra.edu
  41. 41. Additional Marketing/LearningOpportunities Jerry Jenkins Christian Writer’s Guild http://www.christianwritersguild.com/ Institute of Children’s Literature http://www.institutechildrenslit.com/ Author Marketing Club http://authormarketingclub.com41
  42. 42. Additional Online Sites for WorldwideDistribution(Don’t Limit Yourself to Amazon) http://www.untreedreads.com/submission-guidelines/ http://www.ebookpartnership.com/ebook-distribution/ebook-distribution-for-authors/ http://bookstore.booktango.com/ http://www.bookbaby.com/ http://slideshare.net (Power Point)42
  43. 43. 43Jesus’ Marketing Plan for the Gospel Jesus had no Internet, no TV, no blog, no books, and no public relationspeople; nothing except twelve disciples whom He loved and had to dependon to spread the Gospel around the world. God was able to use those flawed human beings to bring “The GreatestStory Ever Told” to a world way beyond what they could have envisioned,both then and into the future. If God can do that, our books can reach thosefor whom they were written. We don’t need to overstretch our wallets, butneither should we sit idle. We should pray hard and seek His will not onlyin our writing but in our marketing, lest we waste our time and our money.Ultimately, God will get our book out there if we are good stewards of thegifts He’s given us. I wonder what the marketing people would say today if we told them ourmarketing strategy was to have twelve people talk about our book toeveryone they met and that was all. We had no money to spend either. Justa thought to ponder as I think about how difficult it is to market.
  44. 44. 44John 3:16 Marketing Network Several years ago, Iparticipated in PeggyMcCall’s Best-SellerMentoring Class. I tooksome of her ideas andstarted a network ofChristian authors topromote book launches.
  45. 45. 45Novel Idea for Christian MarketingJohn 3:16 Marketing Network We’ve had our authors to reach number one best-seller status in multiples categories. For new authorsand seasoned authors, we offer innovation,encouragement, support, and advice on how tomarket and become a best-seller. If you are interestedin learning more, you can visit my website at: http://www.lorilynroberts.com/john_3_16_marketing_network.html You can join in our discussion at our new John 3:16 Google Pluscommunity at:https://plus.google.com/communities/111205918089811301759
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