Topic: Book Marketing

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 24

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 24

It’s Thursday at …

Wow… looking forward to the member and family BBQ this weekend… it’s a freebie! If you are in CO, make sure you come! We are debuting the twice monthly FREE webinar series for members only next month…watch for the entire schedule to be posted on the website through December soon. 
Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on a variety of common hiccups that new authors get into. Her guest is …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 10

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 10

It’s Thursday at


It’s summertime … and the July-August issue of TheAuthor Resource will be out next week.  There is aTech Tool Box on Pinterest this coming week (remote members can attend via Skype), a Salon on turning limp copy into eye-catching grabbers and don’t forget,if you are in CO, there’s a BBQ on the 26th.

Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on a variety for common hiccups that new authors get into. …

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Is There an Author (in) U?

Is There an Author (in) U?

One reason I am asking if there is an author in you, is that I am finally embracing the author in me. I’ve also always been passionate about helping content creators create and market successfully. As such, I am excited to share a great gem I recently found with you.

Do you have an idea for a book?
Are you writing a book?
Are you getting ready to publish?
Or are you actively marketing your book?

If any of these …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 03

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 03

 
It’s Thursday at 

As authors, our words express freedom in a variety of ways. For ourselves. For others. Embrace the privilege and the honor over the long weekend!
Today
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on a variety fo common hiccups that new authors get into. Her guest is Nick Zelinger of NZ Graphics. Judith’s guest is Michele DeFilippo. Last week, Judith and book designer Michele DeFilippo deep dove into the ins and outs of publishing …

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Book Publishing Today … Are You the Sardine in the Sea?

Book Publishing Today … Are You the Sardine in the Sea?

Are You the Sardine in the Sea?
Yep, there are millions of books out there … is yours contributing to book pollution … or do you have a unique voice, something new to bring to the party, a twist to something old … in other words, can you break from the pack? Or, will you continue to be a sardine in the vast sea? Learn the art of the niche and your start will shine!

 
 
And the …

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It’s Easy to Get Lost in Publishing Terminology

It’s Easy to Get Lost in Publishing Terminology

        You confused in which way to publish today? And for that matter, what are the publishing options? Traditional publishing, self-publishing and independent publishing are tossed in the air with the flick of the tongue. Just what are they? Authors feel like they are going bonkers with the choices, that unfortunately, lead to plenty of disillusionment.
 

 Is the easiest to get … and digest. The biggies in the field today are: Simon & Schuster, Wiley, Hachette, HarperCollins, …

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8 Lessons for Authors from the Shark Tank

8 Lessons for Authors from the Shark Tank

 I confess, I’m a devotee to ABC’s Shark Tank.

It gives a variety—and I mean HUGE variety of entrepreneurs at every stage the opportunity to pitch their company to five entrepreneurs who have been enormously successful in their individual endeavors—oh, you can rest assured that they have had some detours and potholes along the way.   If the pitch “hooks” them, the lucky, and very nervous budding entrepreneur gets a partner. The cost—part of his or her …

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Authors, Books and Webinars Go Together

Authors, Books and Webinars Go Together

One of the challenges that every Webinar seems to encounter is the talking head syndrome. In TV land, this is typical of your news shows. Your Webinar needs even more energy and when your attendees can’t see you. Your challenge is to create action in their eyes with your words, your phrases, your pausing, your illustrations, your speaking style, your examples, your stories, your segways, your everything … it’s your show and whether the attendee comes back for another Webinar will be based on whether you can connect with your audience or not.

Author Tip: Create an Awesome Audio Clip for all Social Media Platforms

Author Tip: Create an Awesome Audio Clip for all Social Media Platforms

At the March Author U Tech Tool Box, our favorite Geek Girl member Kelly Johnson ID’d a simple and awesome tool that all who attended instantly … and I mean instantly … grasped the concept, how to use it and what they could use it for.

In baseball jargon, we hit a grand slam homerun.

Welcome to Audioboo land. And it is that magic word: free.

I made 5 different boards within my new profile with a descriptor on the “May the inspiration …

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Top Twitter Tweets for Authors during the First Week in January

Top Twitter Tweets for Authors during the First Week in January

 
Brrr … the Polar Vortex has spread across North America, across the Atlantic and created monster waves off the coast of the United Kingdom.

   Stay in. Stay warm. And let your fingers do the walking to open up an    amazing avenue of book marketing ideas and ahas. It’s Author U’s Top Twitter Tweets of the Week time!
 
 
Don’t forget to sign up for the January 11th  Brunch & Learn… that’s in TWO DAYS … this month …

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