Six Month Sales Goals and Promo Plan

 

Month

Nov-May

Jun

July

August

September

October

November

December

Janauary

February

 

Goal

0

0

30

60

90

180

270

550

1000

1000+

 

Influences

 

 

 

Paid Ad on PMP for 4 days (8-11) = $200

PR and Article in Hometown Paper 9/10, 9/17

Halloween

 

Christmas

 

 

 

My Tools

1 book placed on Kindle / $7.95

**5 books placed on Kindle & SW / $2.99

7/11 BS Blog Tour, email, FB, Twitter, BS Trailer / $.99

Blog Tour ends 8/9, Start Social Networking & Blogs

9/2 Jez Trailer, NWMS eBook (ltd)

Google Books & Jez Blog Tour

Social Networks & Blogs

DR Trailer

DR Blog Tour 1/9

BS AudioBk? Increase to $2.99

 

Actual

(8 NWMS-LL) + 6K  = 14 T

7 K + 7 SW* = 14 T

26 K + 9 SW* = 35 T

30 K + 1 TP*+ 1 LL + 3 SW = 35T

39 K + 3 SW + 1 Lulu =   43 T

 

 

 

 

 

10 LL + 22 SW* + 1 TP +  108 K = 141 GT

 

 

*incl 5 BS-B&N

*incl 1 BS iBook (Aus), 2 BS Kobo, BS Trailer 500 views

* Trade Paper from CreateSpace, BS Trailer 1025 views

BS Trailer 1225 views, Jez 214

 

 

 

 

 

*incl 5 B&N, 1 iB, 2 Kobo

% Sales Previous High Month.

 0%

 100%

 250%

100%

123%

 

 

 

 

 

 

% Month Target

N/A

N/A

116%

58%

48%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

High Kindle Rank: BS = 22,972; Jez = 24,658; DR = 52,109

 

**Up to a three-month delay is expected for sales reports from B&N, Borders, Sony, iBooks**
My long term goal: Retire in 2 years to be full-time writer/speaker/promoter.
My sthort term goal: sell more books per day in Januayry 2012 than I sold for the month of July. Do the same thing in February after bringing the retail price back up to $2.99
How: Social Networking, blogs, blog tours, Twitter, Facebook, websites, book trailers, emails.
BS / =  ;  Jez =  ;  DR =  ;  NWMS =  ;  JK =  ;  TPFT =  
K = Kindle; LL = Lulu; SW = Smashwords; CS = CreateSpace;