The Heidi Thorne Show

Do You Need PR Help for Your Self Published Book? | Episode 236

March 8, 2022

Self published authors often ask for PR or social media help, not knowing what they're asking for or what they really need. As a former trade newspaper editor and trade show marketing manager, I share what you need to know about public relations for self published books.


* Hiring PR Help for Your Self Published Book

* How to Write a Press Release for a Small Business

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Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:16 The cry for PR help

1:32 What is PR?

3:46 What can you expect from working with a PR rep?

5:49 Can you do your own PR?

7:34 How to write a press release

9:47 Why social media help for PR doesn't help

11:29 How do you find PR help?

13:05 How to connect with Heidi

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