Today is Clean Out the Refrigerator Day … make yours look snappy and you will be happy! (maybe)
Today, Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus Kickstater—a way to gather moneys from fans and new friends to support your book project. 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. Remember—you can go to the AuthorU.org website, scroll down on the Home page and see the last five shows—just click and you are instantly there!
Tonight, If there is an inkling of a chance that you might sell your book, or be picked up by a publisher, than GO, GO, GO to tonight’s Dinner and a Program slated for November 15th. Register on the AuthorU.org site.
Here’s your Top Ten Tweets for the past week—
Tweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are Author U’s Top Ten Tweets from the past week that you may have missed …
Success & Resources
10 Things Authors Should Know About e-Book Formatting [oh yes!] http://t.co/eiFZt6cP
This LinkedIn mistake drives me nuts. People are still making it! http://ow.ly/ezeuJ
Maximize Your Blog’s Photo Power – 20 Tips http://ow.ly/fc21x [for authors-always good info]
What does Sir Richard Branson and social media have in common? Lots! ALL Authors, a must marketing read: http://ow.ly/ezQiM
The secret sauce on how to sell your book to a foreign country podcast. http://ow.ly/f6yzk
Stephen King’s secret for authors in writing imagery: “See everything before you write it.” http://ow.ly/feDVI
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Author marketing alert: More than 20 free sites where you can promote your self-published book: http://t.co/FNi0j6bs
How to Make Your eBook More Salable [always-it’s the name of the game!] http://t.co/nHTI63WN
Book Tours: 7 Things I Learned About Marketing My Own Books http://t.co/rLiTMtLD
This Is Cool
Boombox watch: Because awesome never goes out of style http://t.co/dJz4NM9D
Bonus: Last week’s Your Guide to Book Publishing was with Jeff Davidson who revealed strategies and insider tidbits on getting foreign rights. http://rsrn.us/youpublish or you can download directly from the AuthorU.org website.
This afternoon, Dianne Maroney will reveal her strategies on raising moneys through Kickstarter.com and her Imagine book project. You can link to it off the Home page on the AuthorU.org website.
Don’t forget to fill out “About” on your FB page. It’s what people see! Add your URL there. And make sure that it shows your email to contact you at, not FB’s
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If you are looking for FREE author and book coaching … call in to Judith’s Author Monday Mornings at NOON Eastern each Monday. The number is 218-632-9854; Access Code 1239874444 … have your questions ready–there’s a full hour to ask and listen.
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