Guest Post: launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt1

My guest post with Steve Boseley… Watch out for some of Steve’s own blog links throughout which you might find useful!

Today I have been fortunate to host Alannah Foley (aka The Pyjama Writer), author of Cosy Mysteries, Campervan Capers, Cycling Widows, and more…

I asked Alannah to give us an insight into the methods she used, from writing her books, through to marketing and promoting them.  Alannah has packed a lot of information into her answers, so I will be splitting her wisdom into two parts.  Today, Alannah begins by talking about building her author platform:

Building your author platformAuthor platform

How did you start that process?

It’s sounds obvious, but as a basic, you really need a website and some sort of social media presence. In our techno era, it’s kind of expected, isn’t it? Many authors are introverts and technophobes, people who just want to be left alone to write and not have to get their hands dirty with all that stuff. Now, if you want to keep your writing…

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About Alannah Foley

Alannah Foley... aka 'The Pyjama Writer' Author of Light Mysteries, Short Fiction, Travel Tales, and more... To find out more go to
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