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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

 
You never know where you name, your book, your expertise can be picked up and shouted out by media. Here’s a few tips to give you a goose along the way.

1         Are you looking to connect with media—both national and regional. Have you registered with HARO (Help a Reporter Out)? It  is a service that helps reporters
find sources for stories. Each day they send out three emails with lists of requests from reporters. Within the …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 21, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  July 21, 2016

 Wow … in fact, a HUGE  
What a summer sensation the How to Create a Knock Your Socks off Webinar yesterday with Joan Stewart. There will be a special blast to all of those who had the author smarts to register, even if they couldn’t attend live, will get the replay link today. It will be included once again in the AuthorU Gold It’s Monday at AuthorU. 

 

Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith …

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Learn How to Write an Author Press Release Quickly and Easily!

Learn How to Write an Author Press Release Quickly and Easily!

When it comes to gathering publicity for yourself and your book, I have two big questions for you:

Do you sometimes feel absolutely clueless as to what goes in a press release … and for that matter, why you should care?
Do you know what’s the difference between authors who write timely, helpful press releases for their books and other news events, and authors who don’t?

And drumroll … how about these answers: 

Thousands of dollars in free publicity.
Top …

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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

 
 
If you need “another” phone number, one that you don’t have to pay an arm and a leg for … … it’s Google to the rescue. If you don’t want to use your personal number for posting on your website, get a Google phone number. Here’s what I like about it–the redirect and the reveal.

Redirect means that it gets directed to the number you want to answer but not reveal. I use my mobile. AND …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 14, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  July 14, 2016

 

TOMORROW is the last day to get the Bublish deal:  here’s the CODE to use:  AUTHORUDISCOUNT2016
 

Today
Author U –  Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd digs into a variety of writing and publishing insights each show. Today, Judith Briles and wasabi publicist Michelle Tennant will go over the three must-haves for media today Plus the #1 mistake most authors make. Don’t miss it.
Last week, Judith and Joel Friedlander did …

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B&N to Sell Self-Published Books in Stores .. What’s New Here?

B&N to Sell Self-Published Books in Stores .. What’s New Here?

The so called “big news” in bookland this month was all about Barnes & Noble: it has actually made a competitive move that could leave Amazon in the dust  (there are 640 BN stores … Amazon has only 3) … but will it?
With over 600 brick and mortar stores—at least one in every state—B & N is dangling a carrot to the self-published arena. It, too, can have a shot at its reverend bookshelves. Really? …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 07, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  July 07, 2016

Have you registered for our awesome FREE webinar THIS MORNING, July 7th?

On July 7th … An array of Amazon “hot spots” will be identified by Joel Friedlander as he presents his first exclusive webinar for AuthorU followers sharing his hot off “his creation toolkit shop” all new tools for working with and within Amazon.

 
You will want ALL this info. AND, have note taking ready to go—there will be a ton of info … Register …

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Authors: Learn Step-by-Step Amazon Success Toolkit Formula

Authors: Learn Step-by-Step Amazon Success Toolkit Formula

YES!  It’s time to learn the Step-by-Step Amazon Success Toolkit Formula … and it’s all yours in a free webinar!

Calling all Authors and Authors-to-be: Have you written a book, but feel clueless on how to upload it to CreateSpace or IngramSpark or anything to do within the Amazon realm?  Clueless no more is your new motto with this eye-opening FREE webinar slated for Thursday, July 7th.
Claim My Spot Now! https://bookdesigntemplates.leadpages.co/uploading-your-book-to-createspace/
Join Joel Friedlander, Tracy Atkins and Judith …

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Why Authors Need to Get on the Book Bubble Band Wagon to Market Their Books Now!

Why Authors Need to Get on the Book Bubble Band Wagon to Market Their Books Now!

Today is the 4th of July … a huge day in America. For Authors and Writers globally, join in our celebration of the FREEDOM of your words. The liberation for you as the writer … and the freedom that your readers savor for hope, encouragement and inspiration.

A self-published book can mean almost anything … from what gets spilled out of the fingers and mind of the author to the presentation from the local printing shop …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 30, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  June 30, 2016

Have you registered for our awesome FREE webinar June 30th and July 7th?
1 On June 30th … Get ready to have Bublish enter your book’s marketing mainstream. It’s a way to communicate, accent what you do, continue the buzz momentum. Kathy Meis, creator of the Bublish tool is your guide.
2 On July 7th … An array of Amazon “hot spots” will be identified by Joel Friedlander as he presents his first exclusive webinar for …

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