Why Book Covers Matter For Marketing

A lot of self-publishers fall into the trap of seeking out super-complex marketing strategies in the hope of gaining an edge over their competition. While the more advanced aspects of book marketing are indeed powerful, and important, it’s…


How To Market Your Book – Expert Methods & Resources

Do you ever feel like your book is a tiny fish in a vast ocean swimming with larger, meaner predators?If you are struggling to get your book noticed, don’t become despondent. It doesn’t necessarily mean your work is bad. You definitely…


Amazon Role Models

Perhaps the most common mistake when starting out is thinking that we have to discover the right way to do everything for ourselves. We end up spending a lot of time and wasted effort figuring out the most basic of tasks, and inevitably…


KD Spy vs KDP Rocket vs Kindle Samurai [2019]

If you’ve ever had the experience of investing your hard earned cash into a product or service which failed to live up to the hype, you know how badly it sucks. It can even cause us to become cynical, doubtful that any products are…


Featured Niche – Self Help

Welcome to a new series on NerdyBookGirl in which we will take a look at some of the best niches to consider placing your self-published book.The series is intended to help you in one of two ways – either to open your eyes to a niche you…


How To Find A Winning Book Idea

It’s essential to think from a marketing perspective before you write your first word. The first stage in the marketing process is market research. The basic purpose of market research is to make sure there is demand for your idea, and…


Kindle Categories

Kindle categories cannot be overlooked.Spend some time around the self-publishing community and you will come across countless tales of authors crafting well-written books, agonizing over their choice of cover, and testing out titles.


Fake Amazon Reviews

It seems like almost everyone out there has a philosophy on the right and wrong way to make the most of Amazon – in fact many people are looking to sell you a product such as a course or an ebook on that very topic.