How to Use Free WordPress Platform to Promote your Book | Author Tutorial Tips

I love to write and review books that I find interesting. I am inspired by a few publishing blog sites that provide plenty of marketing tips and strategies, like Authorhouse Book Publishing Tips, Publishing Perspectives website, Guardian UK, Guy Kawasaki’s Entrepreneurial Publishing tips, Indiebook Writers Site and a lot more.

These sites inspire me to try and help authors, writers, or a future bloggers by writing about free websites relating to specific niches and topics. I want to help authors/ writers make their own work go viral.

Right now, WORDPRESS is a great help to authors, artist, musicians, or anybody who believes they can make a difference and can reach out to people through social media.

WordPress by definition is an open source CMS, often used as a blog publishing application powered by PHP and MySQL.

I will feature to you, the free website which is WordPress who can give us mini blog. This is a subdomain to the main website which is wordpress but nevertheless, it still gives us a blog that can create voices  to our little thoughts to a specific audience.

Tutorial 1: Go to Free WordPress website and start publishing now!

Type wordpress.com and press enter. Once the website appears in your browser, click the sign up button (Get Started).

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Tutorial 1: Go to Free WordPress website and start publishing now!

 

Tutorial 2: Relevant Information for Your Sign-up Form.

Fill in the necessary form. Necessary information includes:

Email Address: authorbooksample@gmail.com
Username: authorbooksample
Password:  ******
Blog Address: howtobookpublish.wordpress.com (This is the URL of your blog in relation to the niche/ market you want to engage through your internet marketing). I suggest a root keyword with your authorname. For Example:
Your author name is Summer Rights
Then choose summer-bookreviews.wordpress.com

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Tutorial 2: Relevant Information for Your Sign-up Form.

So your book can be more targeted and nicer to read.

You notice that howtobookpublish.wordpress.com is not howtobookpublish.com. The reason is that we are a microsite blog from wordpress. If you don’t want to buy the domain howtobookpublish.com, howtobookpublish.wordpress.com is fine for free blogging and social networking.

After signing up: Click the Create Blog button – and if you want to upgrade then you can pay the appropriate fee for the corresponding wordpress feature.

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After signing up: Click the Create Blog button

 

Continue to part 2…

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