Author Packages

Social Media is an Author’s Secret Weapon

As an author, you are the brand and your book is a brand extension.  Working with SMAW, you’ll discover the industries best practices to promote yourself, amplify your brand message, drive book sales and build your brand as an author.  Our packages are designed to help increase your visibility no matter where you are in the process of building your brand as an author.  Consider us your one-stop shop for author visibility through social media.

Our clients are established Publishing Companies as well as bestselling and emerging authors, and we understand what it takes to bring you and your book to the attention of your ideal reader.

Please review the following packages to find one that suits your needs and goals. Not sure what package is right for you? Please contact us today to schedule your complimentary 15-minute consultation to discuss your objectives. Allow us to  assist you with your branding, social media or partnering needs. We look forward to connecting with you.

Author Audit and Visibility Package $5,000
* for authors already using social media
SMAW will conduct a 15-point visibility audit with written recommendations on creating a more vibrant, viral and visible presence on social media.

This package includes:

  • 2 one-hour individual consultation phone calls with an expert on our team
  • Written evaluation of your current social media platforms
  • Recommendations for changes, additions, messaging strategy suggestions and fan base building ideas
    *does not include implementation of recommendations

Author Magnetizing Social Media Package $7,500
* for authors just starting out on social media
SMAW will build a customized social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube for you and your book.

This package includes:

  • Custom Designed Twitter background, Facebook Badge and YouTube Channel background
  • Two custom Facebook Fan Page tabs; a Welcome tab and an About the Book tab
  • Monitor your posts and Tweets for 2 weeks to advise and help you in your fan building strategy
  • One hour phone training session to walk you through the platforms as you begin
  • Two ½ hour Q&A phone sessions to help trouble shoot as you build

Book Launch Author Chat via Tele-seminar/Webinar Event $5,000
* for authors at publication time for their new book

SMAW will host an author book talk for you.  

This package includes:

  • All promotional e-mails, auto-responders, platform set up and hosting for an on-line phone call for up to 1,000 fans.
  • Sample posts and tweets that you can post to alert your fans about the event.
  • Links and details about how fans can sign up for the event.
  • We’ll work with your publisher or you to create incentives to help with sign up and excitement.

The Maximum Visibility Package $14,000

  • Custom designed social media platforms on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube
  • Custom messaging strategy for reaching the ideal reader
  • Fan and friend building strategies designed to rapidly build your fan base
  • Strategies to incentivize your fan base to buy your book during the launch period.
  • Coaching on creating a video marketing strategy for you and your book
  • Book Launch Author Chat
  • Advanced strategies for continued building of your brand on-line beyond the book launch