You have a book out (or are hoping to in the future). You posted on Facebook, had about six friends buy the book, posted again, nothing. Repeat. Facebook is saturated with "Buy my book" posts, and you're getting lost in the crowd. Consider 40 other marketing ideas that are fun, easy, and might get more attention than just a Facebook post.
Hope Bolinger is a literary agent at C.Y.L.E. and a graduate of Taylor University's professional writing program. More than 500 of her works have been featured in various publications ranging from Writer's Digest to Keys for Kids. She has worked for various publishing companies, magazines, newspapers, and literary agencies and has edited the work of authors such as Jerry B. Jenkins and Michelle Medlock Adams. Her column "Hope's Hacks," tips and tricks to avoid writer's block, reaches 6,000+ readers weekly and is featured monthly on Cyle Young's blog. Her modern-day Daniel, Blaze, (Illuminate YA) released in June, and they contracted the sequel Den for July 2020. Find out more about her here.