Media & Press

Fauzia Burke is a book marketing expert and pioneer of online book publicity. As the founder and president of FSB Associates, she has spent more than 25 years publicizing books by bestselling authors such as Alan Alda, Arianna Huffington, Deepak Chopra, Sonya Renee Taylor, Ken Blanchard, Charles Spencer, as well as many first-time authors. In 2019, she co-founded Pub Site, a platform for building author websites used by authors like Tom Clancy, Robin Cook, and hundreds more. Fauzia also does consulting and offers a "power hour" for authors needing marketing advice. Whether you’re a first-time author overwhelmed by the idea of building a brand or an experienced author wanting to take your marketing and publicity to the next level, Fauzia can help! She’s the author of Online Marketing for Busy Authors and is based in San Diego, CA.  

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Interviews & Podcasts


Drilling Down on AI's Effects on Book Publishing Drilling Down on AI's Effects on Book Publishing
Fauzia Burke's Insights on AI and Book Marketing

Publishers Weekly AI Conference
Fauzia Burke on AI and Book Marketing

Writer Writer Pants on Fire
Fauzia Burke On Building Your Online Platform & The Author As The Product

Go Publish Yourself: An IngramSpark Podcast
Book Marketing Success Formula with Fauzia Burk‪e‬

Monday Morning Radio
Audio: Meet the Amazing Founder of FSB Associates, Successfully Promoting More Than 2,000 Books: Interview with former WSJ journalist Dean Rotbart

Authors on the Air 
Social Media for Authors Expert Fauzia Burke LIVE on Authors on the Air

Marketing Profs
Audio: How to Promote Your Book (Even When You Have No Time): Fauzia Burke on Marketing Smarts

Poets & Writers
The Savvy Self-Publisher

Skip Prichard – Leadership Insights 
Written: How Busy Authors Market Books In An Online World

Minorities in Publishing

Write-minded Podcast

The Book Designer
Written: An Interview with Fauzia Burke, Author of Online Marketing for Busy Authors

The Write Now Podcast with Sarah Werner
Audio: Coffee Break 025: Fauzia Burke

Happiness through Purpose
Written: Fauzia Burke: Publicity & Branding Expert

Selfishly Addicted
Written Q&A: Fauzia Burke of FSB Associates – “All About ARCs”

Mr. Media
Audio: Book publicist Fauzia Burke spills her author secrets

Mathews and Friends - Impact Radio USA
Discussing "Online Marketing for Busy Authors" with Fauzia Burke

New Shelves
Social Media Basics by Fauzia Burke

Middle Grade Ninja
7 Questions for Public Relations Expert Fauzia Burke

Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership
Question & Answer with Fauzia Burke

Scribophile (subscription required)
Written: Q&A with Fauzia Burke, and win free copies of Online Marketing for Busy Authors!

The Author Biz
Podcast Interview: Online Marketing for Busy Authors, with Fauzia Burke

The Writing Coach
Podcast Interview: Online Marketing for Busy Authors with Fauzia Burke

Book Marketing Buzz Blog
Q & A with Book Promoter Fauzia Burke

Books Q&A with Deborah Kalb
Q & A with Fauzia Burke

Life Tips 
Podcast interview

Digital Book World
Fauzia Burke Talks New Book on Author Branding

Experts Talk: Fauzia Burke, FSB Associates

Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership 
Q&A With Fauzia Burke, President Of FSB Associates


IBPA Independent
Sell More Books … Even During a Crisis

Publishers Weekly
Publicist Profile

An Author’s Guide To Digital Marketing

Fast Company
How To Never Reread The Same Email Ever Again

What I’ve Learned From Living Boldly and Taking Risks

Fast Company
The Scheduling Secret That Will Make Your Team More Productive

How to Be Confident at Work Without Appearing Arrogant

The One Key Thing These Workplace Gurus Recommend Doing Each Day for Business Success

The Creative Penn
Book Marketing: Get The Most From Your Author Website

5 Powerful Ways to Write Content That Connects

Maria Shriver
To Get the Life You Want You Have to Take Risks

Jane Friedman
How to Save Money and Do Online Book Publicity Yourself

Publishers Weekly
BEA 2016: Fauzia Burke: Marketer Turns Author

Young Upstarts
Free Yourself From The Email Overload

Writer’s Digest
Do I Need A Publicity Firm For My Book?

Writer Unboxed
How to Build an Audience for Your Novel

Book Business Magazine
12 Ways Book Publishers Can Improve Facebook Engagement

Huffington Post – Books
Important Trends and Statistics for Authors

Digital Book World
3 Facebook Marketing Tools Publishers and Authors Must Use

Huffington Post- Books
When a Publishing Expert Opens a Bookstore

Publishers & Writers Monthly
55 Online Marketing Tips for Authors

Huffington Post – Books
Why Blogging Is More Important Than Ever For Authors

Book Business Magazine
How Authors & Publishers Can Maximize Online Marketing

Book Business Magazine
8 Ways Publishers Can Engage Their Super Fans Through Email

Huffington Post- Books
Busy Authors Guide to Online Marketing

Huffington Post – GPS for the Soul
3 Simple Practices That Changed My Life and Can Help You Live More Mindfully

Maria Shriver
6 Tips for Honestly Asking for What You Need

Mind Body Green
I Was A Refugee. Here Are 4 Of The Most Important Life Lessons From That Experience

Independent Book Publishers Association Magazine
10 Steps for Sending Successful Emails to Your Fans and Readers

Book Business Magazine
Publishers Can Reap Big Rewards from Developing Strong Author Brands

Mind Body Green
Your 11-Step Game Plan To Building A Personal Brand

Huffington Post – Books
Digital Branding for Authors: When to Start, What to Do and Why It’s Important

Huffington Post – Books
Three Steps to Online Branding Success for Authors

Wintrip Consulting Group – Scott’s Blog
Using PR to Attract Top Talent

Under 30 CEO
18 Business Lessons I Learned in 18 Years

Women 2.0 
How to Spot the Difference Between Arrogance and Confidence

Succeed As Your Own Boss
How To Win and Keep Customers with 4 Easy Communication Tips


Reviews/Book Features


Small Business Trends 
Book Review: Refine Vague Book Promotion with “Online Marketing for Busy Authors”

NEW RELEASES: Online Marketing for Busy Authors: A Step-By-Step Guide

Online Marketing for Busy Authors: A SavvyReview and Giveaway

January Magazine
Non-Fiction: Online Marketing for Busy Authors by Fauzia Burke

Book Review: ‘Online Marketing for Busy Authors’ by Fauzia Burke

Savvy Verse & Wit
Online Marketing for Busy Authors: A Step-by-Step Guide by Fauzia Burke Review

Blog Critics
Book Review: ‘Online Marketing for Busy Authors’ by Fauzia Burke

Tap Dancing Spiders
Online Marketing for Busy Authors – Book Review

Margo Kelly
Book Review: Online Marketing for Busy Authors by Fauzia Burke

Fresh Fiction
Fresh Books Pick

Head Butler
So you wrote a book? Here’s how to let the world know.

Online Marketing for Busy Authors

The Cyberlibrarian
Online Marketing for Busy Authors: A Step-by-Step Guide

Non Fiction Book Reviews 
Book Review

SCBWI: The Blog
3 tips from Fauzia Burke for marketing our books online

Association of Writers & Writing Programs
Online Bookshelf

Jodi Brandon Editorial
Off the Shelf

Online Marketing for Busy Authors

Featured Book for Entrepreneurs

Publishers Lunch
Industry News

Galley Cat
Literary Firm FSB Associates Opens West Coast Office

Publishing Trends
Duly Noted