Services

Please email me to discuss a custom made package for you, and to discuss a pricing strategy.

General Consulting

Are you a new author, or someone about to start their publishing journey? Or an established author moving into digital or considering self publishing? Do you have a new book or series that you want to promote?

Are you a business or organisation working in the literary, arts, or media world, who needs to optimise your social media and digital marketing?

Consultations aim to answer your questions, as well as giving you practical advice, schedules and strategies for selling your books online, publishing your work and doing PR and promotion.

What a Consultation offers:

  • Advice on creating and using an author platform
  • The merits of using social media platforms to sell books: Facebook, Twitter, Newsletters, Youtube, Podcasts, Instagram, Pinterest and more.
  • How and why to self publish
  • How to attract an agent or publisher’s attention
  • How to market your book online
  • Options in book PR
  • Branding
  • Optimising Metadata, SEO & keywords
  • Blurbs, covers and categories
  • Editing, proofreading and design service recommendations

To get a quote or organise a consultation, email: patricklenton@gmail.com


Social Media Audits or Setup + Followup Consultation

Have you signed up for Facebook and Twitter, but can’t get any followers? Are your posts being shouted into the void? How do you sell your books and not just annoy everyone with spam. In the Social Media Audit services, I will look over your existing channels and send you a document with easy to follow steps to improve and optimise your use.

I will also create a workable strategy to help you understand your goals for social media as an author – connecting with readers, building fans and selling books.

What a Social Media Audit offers:

  • Comprehensive review of social media channels, including Twitter, Facebook, Newsletter, Blog, Instagram & Pinterest.
  • Scaled cost according to amount of channels audited
  • Analysis of current practice
  • Recommendations for future practice, incl. PDF writeup of notes
  • A consultation (in person or phone/Skype) afterwards to discuss implementation of my suggestions, go over any questions and brainstorm ideas.

To book a quote, email: patricklenton@gmail.com


Marketing Strategy Document

This document will lay out a tailored digital marketing plan for your book, incorporating digital marketing strategies with both social media and author platform tactics. Requires a Social Media Audit or Setup document.

What a Marketing Strategy Document can include (depending on suitability):

  • Targeted blog tour including reviews, Q&As, guest posts, giveaways, interviews and spotlights on blogs around the world, if suitable.
  • Review call out
  • Digital PR campaign
  • A consultation (in person or phone/Skype) afterwards to discuss implementation of my suggestions, go over any questions and brainstorm ideas.

To book a quote, email: patricklenton@gmail.com

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New Author Marketing Package

This is the perfect package for a new author with a book soon to be released. The package includes setting up a successful author platform, and being tutored in the correct usage of your existing mediums. It also includes a marketing + social media strategy for the release of your new book, plus a tailored marketing campaign,which can include a blog tour, branded imagery and advertisement design.

What the New Author Marketing Package offers:

  • Comprehensive review and setup of social media channels, including Twitter, Facebook, Newsletter, Blog, Instagram & Pinterest.
  • Analysis of current practice
  • Recommendations for future practice, incl. PDF writeup of notes
  • A consultation (in person or phone/Skype) afterwards to discuss implementation of my suggestions, go over any questions and brainstorm ideas.

To book a quote, email: patricklenton@gmail.com