Do you want to release your first book; or are you a writer with many published volumes under your belt? You are interested in self-publishing, but are unsure how to reach a wider audience? There are many tips and strategies that will help you become successful in advertising your writing. We will walk you through the steps of effective self-promotion from discussing the power of metadata and the effects of a strong cover design through partnership building to book distribution. We welcome any authors, aspiring writers, bloggers, publishers, journalists or anyone who is thinking of writing a book.