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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips in May

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips in May

 
 It’s the weekly blog grind and you are wondering … What? What I’m I going to write about? If you are stomped for what to write in your blog, here are 6 quick tips to create the goose that just might lay the golden egg for authors.
How about:1  The progress you are making on your book marketing (the good,  the bad, even the ugly).
2  Another blog you read that you totally agreed with OR disagreed …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 21

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 21

 

 Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on Part II: several key points from the May AuthorU Extravaganza.
Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and for our out-of-the-country members and followers … you are going to have to do the clock crunching for your time zone at http://tinurl.com/AuthorURadio.  You can also go to the Home page of http://www.AuthorU.org, scroll …

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AuthorU Extravaganza Wowie!

AuthorU Extravaganza Wowie!

A standing ovation to the speakers and attendees at the May 7-9 Extravaganza. It’s not an everyday thing in the meeting planning world where High Fives were flying for the Speakers, the Program, the Food and the Hotel. But that’s exactly what the evals said.
On Thursday, the Eagles and Eaglets were off to a brisk start. Attendees were mesmerized by Mara Purl’s program that wove fiction and nonfiction narratives; by Bill Van Orsdel deep dive into …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
The AuthorU Extravaganza is over and we are all dealing with the boatload of information we got, including:
1  Participants collected their nuggets from all the speakers. An AHA Book was created and will pop out within days. How cool is that? Last month, Judith Briles put one together with input from several of the speakers in just a few hours. Check out what they did: http://aha.pub/PubSuccess-AhaBook
2 Hot tip surfaced about creating “lists” on Amazon’s Author Central …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 14

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 14

 Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on the several key points from last weekend’s AuthorU Extravaganza.
Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and for our out-of-the-country members and followers … you are going to have to do the clock crunching for your time zone at http://tinurl.com/AuthorURadio.  You can also go to the Home page of …

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AuthorU Day at Barnes & Noble a Big Success

AuthorU Day at Barnes & Noble a Big Success

What a great day Saturday, May 2 was at the Colorado Blvd. Barnes & Noble store in Denver.
Eleven of our authors signed books and passed out vouchers in the stores. John Czingula, Rhondda Hartman, Carol Fenster, Mara Purl, Courtney Miller, Kim Curtis, John Maling, Joe Daniluk, Lynn Hellerstein, Barbara Sternberg and Judith Briles. Huge thanks to those who dropped in to support and shop–especially Julie Griffin, Philippa Burgess, Charlie Clark and Ronnie Moore. The AuthorU Day at …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
 
 Hot tips evolving from the AuthorU Extravaganza …
Judith Briles shares: Short is the New Black … and she will be creating this summer for nonfiction writers a how to … as in how to write and have a book ready for editing in FOUR weeks. watch for sign-ups … the four week, in person program she will present will be in evenings in Denver. And she adds:
 
 Wouldn’t you like to write a #book in 2 …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 07

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 07

OH MY … the   starts TODAY …
 
 
 

 
Who will win the Grand Prizes for the Draft to Dream Book Competition announced this afternoon at the Extravaganza?
 
 
 
 

 
 
Extravaganza Exhibitors are open to the public for FREE today only from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
 
 
 

 
 
 
Holey Moley: Authors need to be using eMail Marketing… at the Opening Session on Thursday’s Eagle/Eaglet session, Hunter Boyle will rock ‘n roll your marketing world. Get ready to fasten your seat belts!
 
 

 
 
 
Authors want to …

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10 Top Tips for Meeting Exhibitors and Participating at the Extravaganza

10 Top Tips for Meeting Exhibitors and Participating at the Extravaganza

The Extravaganza is days away.

With the all the last minute details, and yes—overwhelm—that the Extravaganza brings, one of the smart things to do is to make sure you meet and talk with all the Exhibitors—even if you didn’t think you needed their services. Why … there are gems on their tables and gems in their experiences that just could be the nugget you were looking for … and didn’t know. We will have a …

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Join Colorado AuthorU Authors at Barnes & Noble May 2, 2015

Join Colorado AuthorU Authors at Barnes & Noble May 2, 2015

Join AuthorU Authors at our first Barnes & Noble Book Fair on Saturday, May 2nd at 960 So. Colorado Blvd., Denver CO. We are signing all day … AND a percentage of all store book sales are generated on Saturday will go back to AuthorU IF buyers give the cashier our special coupon. How cool is that? Tell all your friends to drop in from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m.
9 am to 5 pm   …

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