As a writer you have worked countless hours crafting your work. You have poured your heart and soul into your book. Now you want readers and buyers.


SALES = $$$$

Publishing your book, whether self published, traditionally published, or digitally published (WATTPAD, etc.) does not automatically create sales.

The writer must market themselves and their work. Most writers cringe at the thought but Writers Crutch is here to help.

Marketing Your Book: Give Life To Your Plan is a comprehensive, 8 week – 20+ hour class. Using a variety of methods you will learn about marketing a book – what you need to do, when you need to do it, and how to do it.

Our classes are small, and our instructors are friendly and knowledgeable. Read their bios here. Classes are centrally located in San Diego, CA.

You absolutely need marketing. Writers Crutch Marketing Classes are the most hands-on comprehensive classes available.

Participants develop a personalized, 18-month, marketing calendar targeted to their specific needs. No matter where you are in the writing, or publishing, process, it is time to create your marketing plan.

Readers don’t just drop out of the sky. To make your book a success you must market it, and yourself. Writers Crutch will show you how to accomplish your goals.

Class Topics Include:

Create and learn to use a perpetual marketing calendar, Why and how to brand yourself, Learn to write variety of Bios and when to use each one, How to discover your market, How to use social media, How to determine a marketing schedule, How to write blogs and posts, When, or when not, to hire a professional PR/Marketing firm, How to write a book pitch for marketing purposes, Learn to find and how to do podcasts, blog tours, and MUCH MORE.

Completion of Writers Crutch, Marketing Your Book will arm you with your very own, personal, custom, marketing calendar. You will be able to confidently implement your marketing plan and keep it current and productive.

If your plans change after signing up for any Writers Crutch class we will refund your enrollment fee as follows;

  • 100% of enrollment fee up to 30 days prior to class start date
  • 50% of enrollment fee from 29 to 10 days prior to class start date
  • 0% of enrollment fee 9 to 0 days prior to class start date
  • Any dollars not refunded, due to our refund policy, can be applied to future classes of your choice.

Due to self-distancing 2020 Classes are bring held online via ZOOM until further notice

Next session Begins June 15 – 6 PM to 8 PM PDT


During this 8-session class, you will complete an 18-month personal marketing calendar; that you can implement immediately regardless of where you are in your publishing/writing process. Marketing options and techniques will be introduced and explored. Classes include informal lectures, hands-on-tasks, Q & A sessions, guest experts, and videos.

Task-oriented training, each participant will create a personal marketing calendar, based on their individual needs and goals.

Participants are expected to bring a laptop and participate in weekly class workshops and discussions.