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This week’s Guest Writer is author, Brenda Scruggs. Here, she writes about her innovative marketing idea:
Thinking Outside the Box!
Well maybe, inside the box. For an author, marketing is something we are
continually working on. I enjoy finding blogs that think outside the box
on promoting. I’ve promoted on blogs, been featured in interviews, social
media and so forth.
But today, I am trying something new, thinking outside the box by
broadcasting my work inside the box, that is putting my work inside a
(box) frame of a car magnet. Yes, a car magnet. God can give us witty
inventions, so I’m trying one.
My husband works in a Metropolitan, driving almost an hour a day to work
on a major interstate. Yeah, we love the country life. So, I got this
He is on a super busy interstate twice a day, why not advertise my book
with a car magnet. It would be seen by almost a hundred people a day, if
Even if, you don’t travel a major interstate, I believe it would still
promote your work in everyday travel (I ordered one for my car also) and
would be a plus when you went on vacation. Just make sure that you have
a few copies of your book with you. Who knows you might just sell them. This
is my short tidbit on thinking outside the box with book promotions.
Author of, “Many Hats of a Lady“.
Here’s a photo of Brenda’s car magnet: