Since its inception in December 2010, the Independent Author Network (IAN) has become an important resource for independent authors who count on the site for effective and affordable book promotion. More than 20,000 readers visit IAN each day to find great books by our talented authors.Members are asked to Tweet and Facebook share their IAN Member page and the pages of other members when time allows. Active members are seeing 5,000-30,000 hits to their IAN page per month! Members are reporting sales increases shortly after joining. IAN member pages are Search Engine Optimized and search well at Google, Yahoo, and at other search engines. Search a member and chances are the member’s page shows up on page one of the search.We promote our members 24/7 to Twitter.com. We post more than 100 member pages every day to 565,000 followers. Members use the #IAN1 hashtag where we re-tweet hundreds of member tweets. Our Facebook page has more than 100,000 likes.