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Spoken Word Press     Presents:    How To Promote Your Book On A     Shoestring Budget Workshop         Oct 20 2012-Feb 2 ...
Workshop Sessions & Dates:• Session One- Free Websites & Blogs• Session Two-Using Social Media tools to  promote your book...
Introduction• You’ve published your book, now what?• The objective of this workshop is to share  inexpensive marketing tec...
Free Websites:•   Webs.com•   Weebly.com•   Jimdo.com•   Yola.com•   1&1.com•   Wix.com•   Why you need a website: Think o...
Free Blogs• Blogger• Wordpress•   Why you need a blog:•   One of the most popular platforms•   Great plugins•   Has a free...
Part Two• Adding Images and music to your website:
Royalty Free images• What is it? Refers to the right to use  copyrighted material or intellectual  property without the ne...
Dreamstime.com
Finding images on Dreamstime
How to purchase credits
Screen shot of back office
Adding images to your website
How to edit your website
Inserting an image to your site
Check out my Kindle I just added
Shutterstock.com
Images for my new book
Purchasing images from   Shutterstock.com
Adding music & sound to your         website
Using Widget Bank
Thank you for attending the           workshop.• You can contact me via email:  spokenwordpress2010@gmail.com• My website:...
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How To Promote Your Book On A Shoestring Budget

  1. 1. Spoken Word Press Presents: How To Promote Your Book On A Shoestring Budget Workshop Oct 20 2012-Feb 2 2012St. Louis Public Library Schlafly Branch 225 No. Euclid St. Louis MO 63108
  2. 2. Workshop Sessions & Dates:• Session One- Free Websites & Blogs• Session Two-Using Social Media tools to promote your book• Session Three-Free tools for author events• Session Four-Free marketing and promotional tools from Amazon, the worlds largest book seller• Session Five-Free reviews for your books
  3. 3. Introduction• You’ve published your book, now what?• The objective of this workshop is to share inexpensive marketing techniques I used to promote my book.
  4. 4. Free Websites:• Webs.com• Weebly.com• Jimdo.com• Yola.com• 1&1.com• Wix.com• Why you need a website: Think of your website as your online store where you can showcase your books for free!
  5. 5. Free Blogs• Blogger• Wordpress• Why you need a blog:• One of the most popular platforms• Great plugins• Has a free content management system
  6. 6. Part Two• Adding Images and music to your website:
  7. 7. Royalty Free images• What is it? Refers to the right to use copyrighted material or intellectual property without the need to pay royalty fees each time you use it.• Two companies I use:• Dreamstime.com• Shutterstock.com
  8. 8. Dreamstime.com
  9. 9. Finding images on Dreamstime
  10. 10. How to purchase credits
  11. 11. Screen shot of back office
  12. 12. Adding images to your website
  13. 13. How to edit your website
  14. 14. Inserting an image to your site
  15. 15. Check out my Kindle I just added
  16. 16. Shutterstock.com
  17. 17. Images for my new book
  18. 18. Purchasing images from Shutterstock.com
  19. 19. Adding music & sound to your website
  20. 20. Using Widget Bank
  21. 21. Thank you for attending the workshop.• You can contact me via email: spokenwordpress2010@gmail.com• My website:• http:www.spokenwordpress.info• To book a Live 15 or 30 minute interview to promote your book on Author Chat with Lynda D. Brown please log onto:• http://www.authorchat.info
  22. 22. • SWP Publishing

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