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Online Book Marketing: Profiles

Present yourself to your readers online by creating a multitude of professional profiles. Remember that whenever a reader hears of your book, reads a review on your book, or reads your book, he/she will probably search you online.

Set up your profiles on the following:

  • facebook which will give you a personalized URL  http://www.facebook.com/cheryl.cowtan
  • LinkIn which provides a more structured, but more detailed space for your qualifications
  • Google+ offers another place to have an online presence https://plus.google.com 
  • Twitter  https://twitter.com/
All of the above will allow you to interlink between the profiles, which will attract search engine attention. Plus, you now have access to all of the potential readers and supportive writing colleagues, publishing houses and book reviewers. 

  • facebook - over 900 million people
  • twitter - 140 million active users
Set up your profiles with pictures you want your readers to see. Make sure there are no spelling errors. Link to your blogs, your projects, your books. Submit your profiles to search engines (future blog will talk about this). 

Get your face online. 

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