Motina Books conducts Book Marketing training for authors several times a year.

We will cover the following topics:

  • Building and maintaining your author website.
  • Using a newsletter service to send a regular newsletter to your mailing list.
  • Choosing the best social media platforms for your book(s).

Before the Launch

  • Find your perfect reader.
  • Build your support team.
  • Getting reviews from other authors, and editorial reviews.
  • Building your mailing list.
  • Use NetGalley and Goodreads for early reviews.
  • Set up or update your Linktree.
  • Send out a press release.
  • Use paid and free promotions at launch time.

After the Launch

Publishing a book is a long-term commitment. It’s important that you reach out to a new contact about your book at least once each week. Keep the momentum going! 

  • Enter book contests. 
  • Write essays for publications.
  • Sell your book directly to the reader.
  • Build relationships with your local libraries.
  • Build relationships with your local bookstores. 

If you’d like to attend a class, drop us a line and let us know! Send an email to

We are happy to provide our Book Marketing Planner (for the author to complete) at no charge.

Click here to download the FREE planner.