Being a writer is not as easy as it sounds; you have to find a good publisher, the kind that is well suited with the kind of books that you are writing and be willing to endorse your book to a lot of readers. After finding a good publisher, the next step will include the publisher telling you of the terms of your agreement and once you agree to each of them, there is a need for you to sign the contract that they have drawn. Oftentimes, the writer will not want to do anything more with their books after they have agreed to have it published by the publisher that they have decided to be signing their contract with. When you take a look at what happens after contract signing, it will be the part of the publisher to be the one to focus on what they will be doing so that your book will reach hundreds or even thousands of readers that might want your kind of writing. As you can see, your publisher is the one that is responsible in ensuring that book marketing is done on your end.
The process of book marketing is that where your published books will be marketed in different ways in order for it to sell to a lot of people than you can imagine. Now, the process of book marketing is the responsibility of your publisher because the writer has already done his or her part, and that is writing the content of the book that will be published. Most of the time, the publisher that you have signed with will take care of the printing of your books, their editing, their cover art, along with the date where they will be released to your readers. When it comes to book marketing, your publisher will surely know some things to do it, but it does not mean that the writer will also not be doing their efforts.
One of the most effective book marketing strategies that you can try will be using promotional ads with the help of social media platforms. Social media can be used to inform people who might have plans of reading your books that you will be publishing your books and that they have some nearby bookstores that sell your book. It is not even uncommon to be seeing bookstores doing the promoting of books of certain writers when they know that you are the type of writer that a lot of people will want to be reading your books.
Another book marketing strategy that you can employ includes having book signing events. Book signing has proven to be very effective at exciting more and more readers to read your book, most especially if they will be given the chance to meet and greet their favorite author and have their books personally signed by the writer.