Episode 97 – Facebook Changes Authors Need To Know About

posted in: Podcast | 0

In this episode Chris outlines two changes in Facebook recently: the removal of the shop option to send buyers to bookstores and the ability to use third party applications to schedule posts on your personal profile. (14 minutes)

Notes & Links:

-What do the new changes to Facebook’s shop tab mean for authors?

-What alternatives are available for those who still want to use social media to sell books?

-Is it worth it to try and sell books on social media?

-How your cover photo and call to action button can help you sell books.

Links: 

Link to video on changes in Shop tab on Chris’ Facebook page.

Authors using their cover photo to sell books: (click names for link)

Nonfiction:

Honoree Corder

Chris Syme

Fiction:

R.L. Syme

Chelsea Field

Roni Loren (book and email sign up (call-to-action button)

Sandra Brown (book launch)