Today’s Writing Tip

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Not all books are easy to categorize, especially when they’re a cross-over that blends two or more genres. This will make it even more difficult to find your target audience. This is where you have look closely at your prominent theme. Is it romance? A mystery? Thriller? Horror? Next look at your setting. Is it contemporary? Historical? Futuristic? Dystopian? Use appropriate keywords such as these to help drive the right people to your story.

Today’s Writing Tip

Know your genres and sub-genres so you can categorize your book properly. This helps you get them into the hands of your target readers.It’s a total waste of time and often money to promote your book in venues where your readers aren’t involved. If you’re not sure, read popular books similar to yours to see how they’re defined, then follow suit.