For Free or Not For Free, That’s the Question

MyBook4FreeHave you been contemplating offering your book for free? Are you thinking that if you  give away the first book in your series it will result in more readers, a higher ranking, or more reviews?

Writer Derek Haines offers some insightful information that you should read before giving away all your hard work. In his article, Do Free Books Always Return Paying Book Sale for You?, he points out some of the flawed thinking behind the “Free Book Deals” that authors have been using for a while now.

Read his article and decide for yourself whether giving away your work will provide you with the results you’re hoping for.

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About TA Sullivan

An author, writer, photographer, and fellow life traveler who offers her wit, wisdom, and stories with others who share her path, if even for a moment.
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2 Responses to For Free or Not For Free, That’s the Question

  1. Dr Bob Rich says:

    I agree with this. Spending $700 or so in order to promote a loss-making offer doesn’t seem all that intelligent for me.
    🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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