You've written a masterpiece and it's with a publisher or perhaps you've decided to self-publish. One thing is sure, potential readers need to be aware of your book before they can buy it.

That's where marketing and promotion come in. If you're feeling bewildered by the thought of all you have to do to get your book into the hands of readers, you've come to the right place. Here, you'll find a list of useful resources. 


A Book Inside
How to Write & Publish a Book (This site hasn't been updated since 2013, but still contains good information.)
Anne R. Allen's Blog
Listed among Writer's Digest's 101 Best Blogs for Writers

Book Marketing company

Author Media 
Book Marketing Ideas

Awesome Gang
Featured Advertising

Tips on Self Publishing (This site hasn't been updated since 2014, but still contains good information.)

Build Book Buzz
DIY Marketing Tips, Tools & Tactics

Book Angel
Featured free books & reviews

The Book Baby Blog
Write, Self Publish & Market Books

New Release Alerts

Book Goodies
Free Advertising

Book Marketing & Book Promotion
Resources & Tips

Book Marketing 101
Tips for launching and selling books

Book Marketing Tools
Book promotion sites

Book Marketing Buzz Blog 
Tips on Book Marketing & PR

Book Tweep
Promotional service

Blogging Tips

Shah Wharton
Book Promotion Links

Bargain Newsletters
  - Bookblast

Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Sharing With Writers

Cathy Stucker's Selling Books
Guide to writing, publishing & marketing books

David Gaughran
Let's Get Digital

Green Leaf Book Group
Book Marketing Tips

Internet Marketing Strategies
Social Media Marketing - Online Course
Email Marketing & Strategies - Online Course

J.A. Konrath
A Newbie's Guide to Publishing

Jane Friedman
Writing Resources
Book Promotion Resource

Pam Moore 
The Marketing Nut

Peg Fitzpatrick
Social Media Marketing Pro

PlaceIt Blog
Tips & Tactics for Self-Published Authors

Publishing Perspectives
Social Media Marketing for Books
Readers in the Know
Book promotion sites

Professional Book Marketing

Robert Bidinotto
Marketing Strategies for Self Published Books

Savvy Writers & e-Books Online

Writing, Publishing & Book Marketing

Search Word Pro
Marketing Resource Information

Self-Publishing Review
Best free book marketing sites

Smith Publicity
Book Marketing Tips

Social Media Examiner
Book Promotion
Tips, Tricks Tools for Free Publicity

The Savvy Book Marketer  

The Writer Underground

Where Writers Win
Marketing, Training & Tools for Writers

Write to Sell Your Book
Book Marketing 
Platform Building

Writers Boon
Marketing & Publishing Experts

Your Writer Platform
Platform Building