How-To Promote Your Book
On-line sites that do book reviews.
Please double check prices since they might change without notice. (If you
know the prices for a site I don't have listed, please use the contact link
above to share the info with me. (All of the review sites listed above
probably offer banner and other ads as well. Check out the site and then
contact them about pricing.)
Just Erotic Romance Reviews   -- $5 month (387 x 60 pixels)
Writers Unlimited  -- $30  1 month
Road to Romance  -- $20  month
PNR (Paranormal Romance)  -- $50  4 weeks
                             $100  12 weeks
A Romance Review  -- $10 (500 impressions)
               $15 (1000 impressions)
               $30 (2500 impressions)
               $60  (6000 impressions)
Cataromance  -- $10  4 weeks   (basic banner)
      $20  4 weeks (Standard banner)
The Romance Studio  -- $10  4 weeks (random placement)           
                  $15  4 weeks (static placements)
                  $20  12 weeks (random placement)
Romantic Times  -- $6000  month (180 x 210 pixels)
Sensual Romance  -- $50  4 weeks
              $100  12 weeks
Escape to Romance  -- $5  month (static)
                $15  month (animated)
The Best Reviews  -- $50  4 weeks
             $100  12 weeks
Banner Ad Sites & Prices
Remember review sites shouldn't charge to do a review of your
book. If you know of a site that reviews a lot of romance novels
and I don't have that site listed, please use the contact link
above to share that info with me.
Keyboard dusters, Binders, Clipboards, Staplers, Magnets, Labels
(Check under business supplies.)
Labels, Postcards, Magnets, Bookmarks, Mini Calendars
Pens, Calendars, Calculators, Key Rings
(Kind of on the high end in price, but they have some pens that aren't bad.)
Printing services
(SharpDots offers a wide array of print services that.)
biz cards, postcards etc
(Flat fee, fast, free shiny finish.)
(500/approx $50. Have down-loadable template.)
bookmarks, cover flats, etc
(Good, fast, but have $500 min. order.)
lip balm, pens, water bottles
(Good prices.)
party favor-type fun stuff
(Quality varies, but lots of stuff, even odd stuff.)
pens, pencils, other stuff
(Look for the 2 for 1 specials.)
postcards, biz cards, other stuff
(cheap, fast)
postcards, business cards, flyers, ect....
T-shirts, Posters, Art and more
Places To Buy Stuff for Promo
Here's a spreadsheet page put together by author Madison Chase that
has a number of sites listed that run banner ads and their sizes and
prices, ect....
Articles, Tips and Other Information to
Help You with Book Promotion
Make an ARC in Word; made easy -- You'll need to know how to make those
ARC to send out to reviewers and such before the book is published, and this
will help you a lot. Step by step easy.

Search Engine Optimization -- Get your website listed

Promotional Chart for Writers -- All kinds of info, including review sites,
workshops, tips, ect....

E-Book Promotion -- These tips could be good even if you are with a small
press or a big press as well as if you are going with an e-publisher.

Tips on Postcard Mailings -- More promo tips

Your Website - Is It All It Can Be?

Don't Have A Website? Get One! -- More info on websites

Do I Need a Website If I'm Unpublished -- Good info no matter if your book is
finished, sold, or just started.
Social Networking

Publicize Your Book (Updated): An Insider's Guide to Getting Your Book the
Attention It Deserves

Jump Start Your Book Sales: A Money-Making Guide for Authors,
Independent Publishers and Small Presses

The Complete Guide to Book Marketing

Red Hot Internet Publicity: An Insider's Guide to Promoting Your Book on the

The Complete Guide to Book Publicity

Sell Your Book on Amazon: The Book Marketing COACH Reveals Top-Secret
"How-to" Tips Guaranteed to Increase Sales for Print-on-Demand and
Self-Publishing Writers

How to Market Books: The Essential Guide to Maximizing Profit and
Exploiting All Channels to Market 4th edition

The Well-Fed Self-Publisher: How to Turn One Book into a Full-Time Living

The New Rules of Marketing and PR: How to Use News Releases, Blogs,
Podcasting, Viral Marketing and Online Media to Reach Buyers Directly

Print-on-Demand Book Publishing: A New Approach To Printing And
Marketing Books For Publishers And Self-Publishing Authors

Over 75 Good Ideas for Promoting Your Book

Dan Poynter's Self-Publishing Manual, 16th Edition: How to Write, Print and
Sell Your Own Book (Self Publishing Manual)