• MARKETING SERVICES

    MARKETING PLAN

    Single Book     $150 – $200
    Do you need help getting your marketing started? We’ll help you find reviewers, identify local conventions, set up and/or participate in giveaways and blog tours, come up with blog post topics, and target paid advertising dollars. Our marketing plans are custom designed for each book.

    Series                $300 – $400
    This price covers up to 4 books in a series or 3 separate books that are released within the same year. We’ll help you find reviewers for each of your books, identify local conventions, set up and/or participate in giveaways and blog tours, come up with keyword-rich blog post topics, and target paid advertising dollars. This marketing plan will be tailored to each series or book’s genre and target audience.

    OUTREACH

    Press Releases     $50 – $75
    We can write a professional press release prior to your next book’s publication. We will distribute your press release to up to 20 local (to you) and national outlets and provide you with a digital copy to use for your press kits. Press response is not guaranteed.

    Marketing Assistance    $40/hour
    2-hour minimum. Do you already have a marketing plan, but find the idea of emailing reviewers or scheduling appearances daunting? We can help you kick off your marketing in style! We’ll reach out to everyone on your list, help you set up Goodreads giveaways, and more.

    MailChimp Setup    $40/hour
    2-hour minimum. MailChimp is a free service that helps you send out email newsletters. If you’ve never used such a service before, we can help you get started! We’ll set up your account and help you select and customize your first template. Cost includes a 30-minute walkthrough of your new dashboard and a handy tip sheet.

  • BUILD YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE

    WORDPRESS SITES

    Good                 $150 flat rate
    A bare-bones WordPress site. This is designed for authors who have no online presence or a very minimal one. You’ll get a wordrpress.com domain. We’ll help you pick a template, customize it a bit, and add up to three pages of content that you provide (including links so readers can find your books).

    Better               $250 flat rate
    A more in-depth WordPress site, plus a bit of training! Authors who have some experience with Facebook and other online platforms will get the most benefit from this package. We’ll purchase your domain, help you pick a template, customize it, add up to five pages of content that you provide (including links so readers can find your books), and add some basic plugins and/or widgets. A one-hour online or phone consultation on creating blog posts and keeping your site up-to-date is included.

    Best               $95/hour
    Our most comprehensive WordPress package. Authors who have some experience with Facebook and other online platforms will get the most benefit from this package. We’ll purchase your domain, help you pick a template, customize it, add up to seven pages of content that you provide (including links so readers can find your books), integrate any of your existing social media platforms with the site, and add the most relevant plugins and/or widgets we can find. We’ll help you kick-start your online presence by scheduling up to four blog posts (you’ll have to write them, though!) and will offer suggestions on selecting topics and tweaking your posts’ titles and language to increase search engine traffic and engage readers. Two hours of consultation and/or training are offered at a discounted rate of $80.00/hour with this package.

     

    SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT

    Consultation                    $60/hour
    1-hour minimum. If you don’t already have an online presence, we’ll help you set up social media accounts and give you the tools you need to use them effectively. If you do have an online presence, we’ll review your existing accounts and show you use platform integration, branding, and other strategies to build your audience.