January 20th, 1998
Writers WriteTM Launches Online Book Promotion Service
Dallas -- January 20, 1998 -- Writers WriteTM announced today the launch of its online book promotion service. The company now offers online book displays and online press release distribution to help authors and publishers connect with the target market they want to reach: reviewers and readers.
In association with Internet News Bureau, Writers WriteTM offers online press release distributions to journalists and book reviewers who have subscribed to receive such releases. Writers WriteTM also offers press release writing services for an additional fee. Recent press release clients have included Peter Lance, author of First Degree Burn (Berkley, 1997).
Through its web design division, HowToWebTM, the company also offers individual Bookpages. Each Bookpage is a webpage which features a new book release. A Bookpage includes a scanned book image, descriptive text, quotes from reviewers, as well as links to affiliated bookstores where the book can be purchased. The Bookpages are displayed in the New Releases section of Writers WriteTM Books. A sample Bookpage may be viewed at http://www.writerswrite.com/books/publicity/. More complex Bookpages and websites are also available.
Greg Knollenberg, president of Writers Write, Inc. stated that, "Online publicity differs from traditional offline methods in several ways. To market your book online effectively, you need professionals with proven online publicity expertise. Using the popularity of the Writers WriteTM websites, our expertise in web design and our practical approach to Internet marketing we are able to offer book promotion packages which are effective, yet affordable for authors and publishers alike."
Writers Write, Inc. is an Internet publishing company which publishes The Internet Writing JournalTM , The Write NewsTM, a daily news service and news media resource website, which is also available by email, and The HowToWebTM Update, , a free biweekly newsletter which provides links and descriptions of content-rich websites and services. Each issue has its own theme and is available online and by email.
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