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book awards

  1. Mikeyboy_esq

    Book Awards for Marketing Purposes

    PRO TIP: One popular way to make your book stand out amongst the competition is to apply for and win book awards. All of my paid books have been fortunate enough to win awards, including this one awarded to my latest book about marketing... Sadly, these particular awards didn’t come with a...
  2. Mikeyboy_esq

    ***UPDATE*** Using Book Award Contests for Marketing

    UPDATE: When I published my first book in Oct. 2016, I entered it in 10 book award contests with the hope of winning at least one so I could advertise it as "award-winning." I did the same thing when I published my 2nd book in Feb. 2017, except that I limited that book to only 6 contests to...
  3. Mikeyboy_esq

    Book Award Contest Costs vs. Benefits

    As one of many marketing strategies that I'm experimenting with, I entered my first book in 10 book award contests (spent ~$850 total entry fees plus the cost of the print books submitted) and my latest book will eventually be entered in a total of 6 contests throughout this year (spent ~$400...