Research for the book, research Social Media, research what others are doing to sell. Try, fail, succeed. Every day, every week, every month and every year. When your book is on a digital shelf, it's life is eternal. Promotions never stop. Tracking statistics, sales, dollars, determining the brand and timing of everything is everything. Oh yeah, and go to my full time day job. :)
"Some would say it takes the fun out of writing. If you can survive the editing process then you are ready to get your business up and running. Don't wait until you recieve that acceptance letter, get going on every aspect, be ready to plug your book into it." DMK
Truth is, when you by one of my books, From The Ashes http://slantedk.com/
In addition, my publisher, Solstice Publishing http://www.solsticepublishing.com/
Merry Christmas to all!
DMK, Author & Entrepreneur