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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 16, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  June 16, 2016

 
Don’t miss webinars on June 28th and June 30th and July 7th
 

On June 28th … 30 Hot Publishing Ahas and Tips from six amazing publishing pros: Joan Stewart, Daniel Hall, Judith Briles, Kelly Johnson, Nick Zelinger and Lynda Bouchard.  Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6013204178548579331
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 …

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7 Tips to Get Book Endorsements

7 Tips to Get Book Endorsements

Endorsements …
Should You or Shouldn’t You and How Do
You Get Them?
One of the most common questions authors ask is: should I get endorsements for my book? The answer is yes. The real question is: where should I put them?
 Ahhh, that opens up another window. Maybe on the cover. Maybe on the back cover. Maybe on a flap or dust jacket if your book has that type of cover. Maybe in the opening pages …

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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Tips for Change
1.       Mindset counts. How’s yours? If you want to have “legs” in your field of expertise, you need to be dedicated to continual change and growth. Both essential to your longevity as an author expert. If you are feeling stuck, I recommend Heather Elliott’s Same Shit, Different Day book.
2.       Opportunities are pulls you into change, transformation, even reinvention. So can crisis which will push you. Better to seek out opportunities.
3.       If you are …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 9, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  June 9, 2016

Oh-Oh … Did you miss the FREE webinar Wednesday on EVERYTHING you need to Create a Killer Author Media Kit? HUGE tips were rolled out over the hour, all available to you with just a click of your computer. Later this month, Kathy Meis will deliver a special FREE webinar introducing your to the terrific Bublish tool … don’t miss out … details are under Events on the AuthorU.org website.

Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book …

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How Authors Can Be Paid to Gift Their Audiobook

How Authors Can Be Paid to Gift Their Audiobook

Guest Blog by Richard Rieman, AudioBook expert
 
There is now a way you can send an audiobook free to anyone’s email address and for the author, it counts as a sale!
This new feature is called “Send this Book” and you will find it at the bottom of an audiobook description on Audible. It’s highlighted by the yellow arrow:

In the official Press Release, Audible says “each recipient gets his or her first title through for free, and …

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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Lower You Social Media Stress Zone

 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Yup, socialmedia can be totally overwhelming. Here are a 5 tips to optimize/maximize your social media presence:
1. Claim one or two platforms to do your posting and shouting out on. Yes, you can be on many, but focus on just a couple to position yourself and your book upon. To add you sage and savvy ahas and advice. To reshare others blogs, articles and tips.
2. Blog. No exceptions here. Your …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 2, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 2, 2016

Have you registered for Saturday’s, June 4th’s not to miss program on Intellecutal Property, Copyrights and Trademarks? In person or get video for later viewing. Details on the AuthorU.org website under Events. Rates will pop up next week for registration fee.
Away from Colorado? You can always participate as a “remote” attendee –Just register and let us know via email (Office@AuthorU.org) that you want the video and won’t be attending in person—it will be sent the …

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Do You Quack About Your Book … or Just Peep Here and There When You Have NEWS?

Do You Quack About Your Book … or Just Peep Here and There When You Have NEWS?

As summer unfolds, many authors who entered their books in award competitions this year have gotten news and have been honored this season as of this writing. —some are Finalists; some are Winners; some get a Gold, Silver or Bronze; and some are Finalists in the IndieFab Awards.  Congratulations to Kim Curtis – Money Secrets; Richard Rieman – The Author’s Guide to AudioBook Creation; Pat Morgan – The Concrete Killing Fields; Jo Kairys – I …

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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips

 
 

Front Matter Must-Haves
It’s alphabet book soup time: ISBNs, CIP, LCCN, Copyright page, Dedication, Title page, Praise/Endorsement page and Content info all set up your words, your story, your awesome insights, ahas and solutions. Make sure you have the right stuff in the right place—it’s what Front Matter is all about.
Download the 24 page pdf that has all the details HERE: http://thebookshepherd.com/

Your tip today comes from a terrific download from TheBookShepherd.com

 

 

Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 26, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  May 26, 2016

Have you registered for Saturday’s, June 4th’s not to miss program on Intellecutal Property, Copyrights and Trademarks? In person or get video for later viewing. Details on the AuthorU.org website under Events. Rates will pop up next week for registration fee.
Away from Colorado? You can always participate as a “remote” attendee –Just register and let us know via email (Office@AuthorU.org) that you want the video and won’t be attending in person—it will be sent the …

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