Best Book Marketing Ideas

Best Book Marketing Ideas - Hugh Howey's Dust

Hugh Howey’s Dust

In this series of posts, I share some of the best book marketing ideas I’ve heard about in recent years.

Best Book Marketing Ideas - Martian Summer

Andrew Kessler’s Martian Summer

Most of these books have gone on to become bestsellers but there will be a few exceptions. Why? It’s because when a book becomes a bestseller it is often the result of a combination of factors.

So even if a book didn’t become a bestseller, the book marketing idea that is featured here may have been a damn good idea anyway!

The best book marketing ideas are often those that are designed to build a strong brand around an author or a series of books. They are designed to generate the kind of ‘buzz’ that is likely to be shared through blogs and social media, and have a strong possibility of ‘going viral’.

Please bookmark this page, as I will be adding more stories here over the coming weeks.

Best Book Marketing Ideas

  1. Hugh Howey’s Dust
  2. Andrew Kessler’s Martian Summer
  3. Seth Godin’s Purple Cow
  4. Gretchen McNeil’s Ten
  5. Michael Hyatt’s Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World
  6. Book Marketing Idea #6 is scheduled to be added soon…

Do you like these book marketing ideas? Have you seen other great strategy employed by an author or publisher? Please leave a comment below.