Save 50% on the Self Publishing CD Media Press Kit

SPECIAL PROMOTION: July 20-31, 2009: Save 50% on the CD Media/Press Kit. Use promo code: JULY09CDMK.  Promotion is valid for new authors who enter the promotion code with either their deposit or package payment; or for published Outskirts Press authors who enter the promotion code with their purchase of the CD Media/Press Kit during the promotion dates. See all the details by clicking here.

The CD Media/Press Kit contains everything you need to promote your book, pitch it to the media, and present it to national book buyers. The CD Media/Press Kit is available for our Diamond, Pearl, and Ruby authors.


Our Marketing Department will supply you with instructions for devising your own marketing plan and promotional calendar, along with a sample to start with. Your marketing plan and promotional calendar is one of the single most important parts of your CD Media/Press kit, as it is what Barnes & Noble Small Press and Borders Acquisitions will look at when determining whether or not to stock or order your book for their retail stores. Yes, competition for consideration at these national levels is fierce! This CD Media Kit can help.

Each CD Media/Press Kit includes….self publishing cd media press kit

  • Submission instructions and address to Barnes & Noble Small Press
  • Submission instructions and address to Borders and Waldenbooks
  • 1 full-color marketing plan and promotional calendar
  • 5 copies of a professionally written press release
  • 5 customized CD-ROMS (see below)
  • 5 full-color author sales sheets

Each CD-ROM contains…

  • A high-resolution cover scan
  • A professionally written press release
  • A secure e-book edition of your book
  • Author biography and book summary
  • A high-resolution author image (if supplied)
  • A professional marketing plan and promotional calendar supplied by the author using our provided question/answer template to get you started.

“The CD/Media Kit arrived today. All I can say is WOW! It is by far a very professional layout. I would highly recommend anyone who publishes through Outskirts to purchase the CD/Media Kit. It is money well-worth as far as marketing is concerned.”

– Cassandra Seamon, A Hundred Days of a Life

 HOW TO ORDER: Log-in to your author’s center and order the CD Media/Press Kit from your Marketing Options screen.

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