Social media book marketing | From the blog of Nicholas C. Rossis, author of science fiction, the Pearseus epic fantasy series and children's books

We keep hearing that we must promote our books on social media. Given the billions of people who get online every day, this seems like a great idea. With so many media out there, however, how can you choose which one’s right for you?

Thankfully, Hostgator Coupon Code has published an exhaustive list with 60+ social networking sites and a quick description of each. If you’ve ever wondered what the heck Tout or Shutterfly is, here’s your chance to find out. This epic list includes the following, among others:

  1. WhatsApp – Simple. Secure. Reliable Messaging and Calling
  2. Facebook – It’s free and always will be
  3. Twitter – See what’s happening in the world right now
  4. Instagram – A photo and video-sharing social networking service
  5. YouTube
  6. WeChat – A multi-purpose messaging, social media & mobile payment app
  7. Tumblr – Micro-blogging and social networking website
  8. Flickr – An image and video hosting service
  9. Photobucket – An image and video hosting website
  10. QQ – Fun to Chat
  11. LinkedIn – Build and engage with your professional network
  12. Snapchat – The fastest way to share a moment!
  13. Digg – What the Internet is talking about right now
  14. Line – A freeware app for instant communications
  15. Scribd – Read books, audiobooks, and more
  16. Tagged – The social network for meeting new people
  17. Pinterest – Discover recipes, home ideas, style inspiration, and other ideas
  18. Telegram
  19. HubPages – A network of sites where people write about their passions!
  20. Reddit – The front page of the internet
  21. Hi5 – The social network for meeting new people
  22. Mix (formerly StumbleUpon) – All your favorite things. All in one place.
  23. Foursquare – Find the best places to eat, drink, shop or visit in any city in the world.
  24. MeetMe (Formerly MyYearbook) – Meet, chat, and have fun with new people — free!
  25. Badoo – Meet People on – Make New Friends, Chat, Flirt
  26. Sina Weibo
  27. LiveJournal – A unique place where people share their life stories, give advice, and exchange ideas
  28. Taringa!
  29. The Dots – The Creative Network
  30. VPops
  31. Kiwibox – Find amazing people to chat, flirt and laugh together.
  32. Flixster
  33. Snapfish
  34. Classmates – Find High School Alumni, Yearbooks, & Reunions
  35. Mazu – Changing social media for youth and family
  36. Skyrock
  37. Quora – A place to share knowledge and better understand the world.
  38. Ravelry – A knit and crochet community
  39. Xing – For a better working life
  40. True
  41. We Heart It – Fashion, wallpapers, quotes, celebrities and so much more
  42. SoundCloud – Listen to free music and podcasts
  43. Meetup – We are what we do
  44. Vero
  45. Goodreads – Meet Your Next Favourite Book
  46. VKontakte (VK)
  47. Tout – The TV Network For The Internet
  48. Care 2 – Gives you the tools to make the impossible possible
  49. Pinboard – Social bookmarking for introverts
  50. Cellufun
  51. Shutterfly

Visit Hostgator Coupon Code for the full list and details on each of these. Just don’t let all the socializing eat up your writing time!