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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 18

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 18

 Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on book launches—the dos and don’ts.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 down and click on any …

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Sell Your Books at the 2015 Colorado Country Gift Show in November

Sell Your Books at the 2015 Colorado Country Gift Show in November

Get Ready for 2015 Holiday Selling and Shopping!

 
The AuthorU Board has decided to transition from the Jr. League Holiday selling format used a few years ago to the larger Colorado Country Christmas Mart that will roll out in early November this year.  This means you will have the possibility of exposing your book to 25,000 potential buyers who are there to buy … something.   Interested? Read on …
The location will be at the Denver Merchandise Mart on November 6-8. The first …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
 
 
From the Extravaganza, the attendees created a BOOK during the three days–here it is. Explore it and repost the ahas that bubbled up as the speakers presented.
Aha Amplifier helps you increase your influence by amplifying quality “Aha” moments! Dive into it and share the 140 AHAs that were collected from the AuthorU Extravaganza last month from all the speakers.
This AhaBook was crowdsourced from the AuthorU Extravanganza. Insights are provided and provoked by the speakers and attendees …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 11

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 11

 

 Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on new techniques in creating audio books.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 down and click on …

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Author Alert: Kindle Unlimited Is … Disappointedly Limited

Author Alert: Kindle Unlimited Is … Disappointedly Limited

e Book News alert: Kindle Unlimited adoption continued to grow last month, but unfortunately it grew faster than Amazon’s willingness to fund it.

Last month, Amazon released the latest statistics on KDP Select, the program used to fund indie author and publisher participation in Kindle Unlimited. You may recall all the hype around the launch of Kindle Unlimited in July of 2014–that it would be like a revenue stream a la Netflix. There were plenty …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
 Here are three ahas for you to noodle over:
1 No one will come to your book reading/signing unless you are already famous. Contrary to popular belief, book readings have the lowest return for book sales … the average is four to six books. That’s not much return for a few hours of your time. You need to drive your fans and friends to every book signing if you are going to do them. It’s the celebs …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 04

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 04

 

 Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on Crowdfuding for authors and writers in the second part that features Timelines, Essentials and Social Media—the first one was aired last week, May 28th.
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 …

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And the Draft to Dream Book Winners Are …

And the Draft to Dream Book Winners Are …

At the AuthorU Extravaganza, twenty Finalists were breathless held over the past weekend in Denver, Colorado. Who would be the top Winners in the first Draft to Dream Book Competition sponsored by AuthorU.org?
Each of Finalists were already winners, earning close to $1,000 in prizes. The Grand Prize Winners would pull down close to $10,000 in publishing services, including editing, layout, design of interior and exterior, distribution, ebook creation and much more.
And congratulations to the Winners:
Timothy Madden … …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
As we move into the summer months, this is a great time to catch up on quick learning. The recent AuthorU Extravaganza was peppered with awesome workshops. Look through the list and order either DVDs, CDs (you can the audio version only on flash drive at a  great price). Top evals on Findability, How to Beat Amazon at it’s Own Game, Podcasting, How to be an Expert, Pinterest and much more. Here’s the link to pick …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 28

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 28

 

 Today
Author U –Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. Judith will focus on the Timelines Needed for ANY CrowdFunding Campaign.
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 down and …

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