… moving on to Goodreads…

I won’t lie. My sales went up dramatically once I started getting active on Goodreads. Everyone has their own marketing strategy and one of the most active ones indie authors used was exchanging votes on your books. When you don’t have a publishing company to help you market your book, you’re grateful for any platform to market your book on. It may feel like cheating, indie authors exchanging votes with each other, but do you know how much pr is done by firms and agents that represent a movie to get it into the running for an Oscar, or a Grammy, or a Booker? What we did was nothing compared to that and it was an exhilarating time as all our sales went up, with our books continuosly rising in rank on listopia lists. And then, one day, it ended…

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