Promote Your Book Online with a Short Article

Written by Judy Cullins

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5. Illustrate a need. Whatever your book's topic, show your readers why they need your information. If you have written a book on listening for couples, then in your short article, discuss how much is at stake for not listening, such as divorce.

6. Give a brief background ofrepparttar problem or situation you will solve. One book-coaching client has written a book, The Cure for Multiple Sclerosis. In it she shares that over 2 million people worldwide with Multiple Sclerosis are diagnosed incurable, that doctors are pressured to use pharmaceuticals, and thatrepparttar 125138 health industry is not about getting people well, but about making money.

7. Sharerepparttar 125139 problems that result. In The Cure for Multiple Sclerosis,repparttar 125140 problem is that most people rely on western medicine, which does not haverepparttar 125141 answers. Big money is not spent on alternative or complementary ways to prevent and cure chronic diseases, so people with problems get drugs that depleterepparttar 125142 immune system.

8. Giverepparttar 125143 solutions. Your book offers solutions to problems, just as your article must. Show your readers how to get excellent health, how they can write a book, make more money, or have better relationships. You may write a tips article with numbered short tips.

9. Show them where to getrepparttar 125144 solution and how. The article, "How to Listen at Work to Raise Career Success," needs to suggest where to go or what to do next to learnrepparttar 125145 skills. You may name a quality book to read (maybe your book!), mention a seminar or training, or recommend a coach. You may even mention a Web site address or 800- number.

10. Place your article on as many high traffic Internet sites and ezines as you can. People are looking for free information on web sites. That'srepparttar 125146 major reason they visit Web sites!

So, now that you know how to write a short article, put it to work for you to promote your book.

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PR, Press Releases and Promotion!

Written by Mike Banks Valentine

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I'm excited and hopeful ofrepparttar 125141 potential for distance education andrepparttar 125142 small part WebSite101 can play in helping small business gain an edge in ecommerce. Our first press release was used by Entrepreneur Magazine,repparttar 125143 Sacramento Bee and Oracle Magazine and we can only hope for more of that kind of attention will follow withrepparttar 125144 latest announcement. Ted Koppel, what do you think? David Letterman, do you care to comment? Howard Stern, would ya like to weigh in on this one?

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