Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on June 14, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
At the last network meeting we had a discussion about the worth of a " Paid Review" . Well , if you do not have an initial review from a friend , or professional, you leave your book open to comments by anyone. Now some people just don't get it, and some are negative or see things half empty instead of half full. While all comments are fair, what is not fair is that if the very first review is by a negative person or by someone who does not "get it" then your whole book and it sales will be…Continue
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Christopher Webber was a guest on Meet The Author and talked about his research of the abolitionist movement in his book , American to the Backbone.Continue
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Next CAPA Business Book Marketing Meeting Thursday June 7th 6PM Wethersfield Public Library, Karen Rider presenting. Marketing a book on a budget? Niche marketing opportunities can be an author's best bet for promoting and selling books. Karen M. Rider, freelance writer and emerging author, has recently joined Inner Tapestry Journal as Media Coordinator & Staff Writer. Karen coordinates niche marketing opportunities for authors through the Journal's new multimedia packages for fiction…Continue
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This is the transcript of a talk I gave to the Independent Publishers of New England 4-27-2012. It was a great conference and I learned a lot.
An equation for a book trailer #1=Book, #2=Author #3=Video Trailer
Movie trailers pull us in with drama, comedy, even fear, and get us longing to go to the theatre. Film producers have long understood the promotional value of "previews" or "trailers" to entice the public to a particular movie. As a…
Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on April 29, 2012 at 10:36am — No Comments
For anyone with poor handwriting , including authors, I upgraded my website for improving handwriting with new material and resources.
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This is a test experiment. For my talk about book trailer videos tomorrow at CAPA I am performing a test. I am asking you all to go to the Book Trailer - Merlin The cat Who Thought He Wasn't and 1) like it 2) subscribe, and 3 ) leave a comment about the video. TContinue
Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on February 17, 2012 at 2:04pm — No Comments
The next CAPA book Marketing network meeting is Thursday, February 16th from 6PM - 8PM at the Wethersfield Public Library , corner Silas Deane Ave and Church st., parking in rear. Presenters are Dick Margulis Creative Services - www.ampersandvirgule.com - "Creating a high-quality book to use as a marketing tool." and Jason Alster www.jasonalster.com - " My personal and international book…
Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on January 31, 2012 at 7:58am — No Comments
Meet the author showtimes for channel 14 public broadcasting Wethersfield and general area.
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Brian Jud and Peggy Gaffney will be presenting tips on how to better market your books.
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November 28 is CAPA book marketing network meeting at Wethersfield library at 6-8pm
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Join "Book Trailer Videos" on Facebook and learn about making and using book trailers. Also members are encouraged to critique videos that they like.