Ask Feb 11 Morning Session (sorry no links available)
Author Natalie Banks
Feb 11- Link to Afternoon Session
Barbara Aronica - Book Cover designer- http://www.bookdesigner.com
Anna David - Launch Pad Publishing:
Ann is generously offering a 50% discount on her How to Make Your Book a Bestseller course: https://www.launchpadpub.com/book-bestseller-sales-page
Feb 12 Morning Session: Link Here
Karen Hoffman- rAthe.app
Lauren Carr - Virtual Book Blog Tour:
10 % discount on any tour booked with iRead Book Tours.
Afternoon Session: Link here
Daniel Hall- How to get on a bestseller list-Send me a note: Jane@bedsidereading.com or go to his website:https://realfastresults.com/
Amy Collins: How to get your books into libraries
www.amysadvice.com to sign up for Free Advice
Amy is offering a discount! Library sales email campaign to 7000 Public Libraries in US for $299 instead of $499
www.talktoamy.com for a free consult
Feb 13 Morning Recording
Lou Diamond - Talking about Podcasts: ThriveLoud.com - If you are interested in being a part of our podcasts email me: Jane@bedsidereading.com
Julie Ann Eason- How to make a SimpleBooklet
Feb 13 Afternoon Recording
Jeff Smith- Dives deep into making mini-podcasts Flash briefing- Email me for an intro! Ask to send you a pdf on the 10 top reasons you need a Flashing Briefing!
Jane Ubell-Meyer - Authors and Sponsors and wrapping it up!
Welcome to our 2020 First Bedside Reading Book Marketing Summit
The Summit will be live via a Zoom Room!
DAY 1 - Tuesday Feb 11 - 11:00 am-12:00pm
11:00am - Welcome by Jane Ubell-Meyer
Jane is the founder of Bedside Reading.
11:15am - Jeff Smith - How to create mini-podcasts to sell your book
Jeff is "the Alexa Guy" If you have ever been a guest on a podcast or have a podcast you need to know him!. How to create a mini-podcast and why these work for authors! His team helps companies, entrepreneurs, authors, professional speakers and podcasters build and engage large audiences quickly through Alexa and other voice technologies.
11:30am -Natalie Banks - How to use social media to sell books
Natalie Banks is a Best Selling and Award-Winning author and a previous recipient of The North Carolina Governor's Writing Award. She has sold over 10,000 books on social media. She will clue you in as to how she did this!
DAY 1 Tuesday Feb 11 - 5:00 pm-6:00pm
5:00pm. Barbara Aronica - What makes a book cover sell or repel?
Barbara Aronica was a bookdesigner at EP Dutton and the Director of Design at Bantam Doubleday Dell before she started her own design studio in 1989. She handles text and cover design for anything from children's to "coffee table" books. Does your book sell or repel?
5:30pm Anna David- Topic: Advanced Reader Team coordination
Anna David created the LaunchPad for authors--it's everything you need to launch your book. Anna is the New York Times and #1 Amazon bestselling author of two novels and six non-fiction books about addiction, recovery and relationships. She’s been published in The New York Times, Time, The LA Times, Vanity Fair, Playboy, Vice, Cosmo, People, Marie Claire, Redbook, Esquire, Self, Women’s Health, The Huffington Post, Buzzfeed and Salon among many others, written about in numerous publications, including Forbes, Martha Stewart Living, Entrepreneur, Allure and Women’s Health and has appeared repeatedly on The Today Show, Hannity, Attack of the Show, Dr. Drew, Red Eye, The Talk, The CBS Morning Show, The Insider and numerous other programs on Fox News, NBC, CBS, MTV, VH1 and E. Through her company, Launch Pad Publishing, she helps those with stories to share to write and publish their books. Launch Pad also offers retreats, online courses, a podcast and a storytelling show.
DAY 2 Wednesday Feb 12 - 11:00 am-12:00pm
Missed the session? Watch here.
11:00 am Karen Hoffman - Topic: rAthe - a new distribution channel for authors
Karen is Business Development and Marketing Director for rAthe. rAthe is a new mobile app designed to garner adoption of a new constituency of readers in the Millennial demographic. rathe.app is a new distribution channel for authors.
11:30am Lauren Carr - Topic: Virtual Blog Tour
Lauren is the international best-selling author of over twenty-five murder mysteries, Lauren has gone on dozens of virtual blog tours (most with iRead Book Tours!) and has seen first-hand that how an author publishes is irrelevant to success. The key is exposure to potential readers. Virtual blog tours are an excellent avenue for book promotion. Book spotlights, reviews, author guest posts and interviews are forever, unlike in-person book events, which become a memory as soon as they have finished. With her vast experience, it seemed only natural for Lauren Carr to jump at the opportunity to acquire iRead Book Tours.
Wednesday Feb 12 - 5:00 pm-6:00pm
5:00pm - Daniel Hall Topic: How to create a Bestseller!
Daniel Hall is a USA TODAY and Wall Street Journal Bestselling author, speaker, consultant, coach, lawyer (JD from Texas Tech University), nurse (BSN from University of Texas at El Paso) and host of the top-rated Real Fast Results podcast. He is also the creator of the popular “Real Fast” training programs designed to help authors, speakers, coaches, consultants, trainers, Internet marketers, and entrepreneurs effectively grow their businesses faster and profit more effortlessly.
5:30pm - Amy Collins - Topic: How to get your book into libraries and build a community
Amy Collins is a USA TODAY and WALL STREET JOURNAL bestselling author and the President of New Shelves Books, one of the best-known book sales and marketing agencies in the US, selling over 40 Million books into the bookstore, library, and Chain store market.
DAY 3 -Thursday Feb 13 - 11:00 am-12:00pm
11:00am - Lou Diamond Topic: How to Sell books through your podcast
Lou Diamond is a speaker, podcaster and world class expert on networking and connecting. He has over 25-years of experience in sales, relationship management, business development and executive coaching. Lous authenticity, energy and enthusiasm for what he does is unmatched.
11:30am - Julie Eason - How To Sell More Books Using Digital GIFs And Videos You Can Make In Under 15 Minutes
Julie is an entrepreneur and Publisher, ThanetHouse.
Julie Anne Eason helps experts, speakers, and mission-driven entrepreneurs write and publish nonfiction books that inspire, educate, and sell. She has ghostwritten dozens of best-selling books, and is the author of The Profitable Business Author and The Work At Home Success Guide. She is also the founder of The Nonfiction Book Academy, an online community where she teaches writing, publishing, and marketing books.
Thursday Feb 13 - 5:00 pm-6:00pm
5:00 pm- 5:30pm- Jeff Smith - The Alexa Guy--Micro podcasts, concierge level platform, getting your longform podcasts on Alexa, How to Market your Podcasts.
Jane Ubell-Meyer -Topic: A layered approach to your book marketing = discoverability & How to get sponsors for your book marketing campaign
The final hour of our summit. We will go over how authors can get Sponsorships for their marketing campaigns,
Let's get someone else to pay for your marketing campaign