Tips For Hosting A Facebook Launch Party

Are you planning to host a Facebook launch party for your book? Author Kristina Stanley shares tips from her experience.

KRISTINA STANLEY

Exhausted, that’s how I felt when my Facebook launch party ended. Three hours of  chatting online, asking trivia questions, keeping track of winners, and answering questions.

This is the story of how I created and hosted my first launch party.

Preparation for the event.

  • Create a banner to announce your event. I used Canva.com. It’s free.

Release  Day Party

  • Set up event on Facebook. Remember to make the event public or only your friends can see it.
  • Put the back description of your novel at the top of the page with a link to where your book is sold. You can use booklinker.net to create a link that will take the person to the amazon site of their home country.
  • Invite all your friends and ask them to share your post.
  • Send a reminder the day before and the morning of the event.
  • Have something to give away. I had 14 books donated by other…

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12 thoughts on “Tips For Hosting A Facebook Launch Party

  1. Wonderful tips for a successful party, but I’d love to know the ratio of authors to readers who attended. I’m still researching the benefits of hosting a FB party, but all the points for success are clearly here. Thanks Kristina, and Michelle, for re-posting!

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