This post comes from guest writer Jennifer Snyder who recently self-published her first book, 100 Days of Discussion, and enjoyed the pre-launch process more than she expected.
Writing a book can be a daunting task. As authors and content creators, ourselves, we know how much work goes into finishing a manuscript. We also know that writing the book is the part of the book launch iceberg everyone can see. What often goes unnoticed are the marketing elements at play well before a book is launched.
If you’re writing and publishing a book, here are three simple steps you can take to start marketing your book now—before you’ve even sent the draft to your editor.