Calendar

May
2
Thu
Power Packed Social Media BIG 5 MAY Webinar Series
May 2 @ 11:00 am

Get ready to snap, crackle and truly POP using the social media platforms for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram PLUS how to get to your ideal target market. It all happens in the BIG 5 May Webinar series.

AuthorYOU will deliver an every Thursday live session beginning at 11 a.m. Mountain Time throughout May. Each will last up to 90 minutes, depending on the question. This is a special PAID webinar series, not a freebie.

Put the 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 on your calendar now. If you are registered, you will get the replay. It will not be available to the public.

There are two ways to participate.

  1. Get all 5 for $100 (saving $25)
  2. Cherry pick which ones you want at a $25 each

Session 1 (up to 90 Minutes):

How To Identify & Connect With Your Target Market Using Social Media

In this interactive 1-hour session with Karen Liz Albert, you will conduct exercises that will help you gain clarity on your target market, how to locate that target market on the internet through strategic keyword research, and use the top social media platforms to increase brand awareness and book sales.

Session 2 (up to 90 Minutes):

How To Strategically Use Facebook Business Pages to Increase Reach & Engagement

In this 1-hour session with Karen Liz Albert, you will learn the most effective ways to post, when to post and what to post to gain massive exposure and community engagement.  In addition, you will learn powerful action-steps that will help you connect with strategic referral partners and find relevant content for your community using your Facebook business page.

Session 3 (up to 90  Minutes):

How To Gain Followers & Increase Brand Awareness Through Your Instagram Business Page

In this 1-hour session with Karen Liz Albert, you will learn the most effective ways to use your Instagram business page to increase followers through business page optimization, strategic use of hashtags, images, and call to actions.

Session 4 (up to 90  Minutes):

How To Maximize Your Use Of LinkedIn

In this 1-hour session with Karen Liz Albert, you will learn the importance of being found by the right LinkedIn contacts and finding the right LinkedIn contacts to establish powerful connections that will increase your sales force. 

Session 5 (up to 90  Minutes):

How To Strategically Use Twitter To Gain Brand Awareness and Book Sales

In this 1-hour session with Karen Liz Albert, you will learn Twitter tips & tricks that will help you strategically manage your twitter account to connect with the influencers and your target market.

Count me in for all 5: $100

I want just a few ( identify which):

Session 1 – Target Markets    $25

Session 2 – Twitter                 $25

Session 3 – Facebook             $25

Session 4 – Instagram            $25

Session 5 – LinkedIN              $25

Choose Your Sessions Below

Choose your Session

May
4
Sat
Nailing Down Your Book Sales Skills @ Koelbel Library
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

What author doesn’t want more book sales? If you don’t, take a pass on May’s AFTERNOON AuthorYOU program. If that’s a “YES – YES … are you kidding me?” response, get registered for May’s program presented by a master of negotiating and sales techniques and strategies.

At AuthorYOU’s May program … we are going to:

  • Fuel your sales juices … and dive into the First and Second Laws of Sales.
  • Transition from limping along to wowsa … just the words you will use will change the response from a potential buyer to a definite buyer.
  • Intro yourself in a different way … are you blah boring, need a tune-up, say what you say with a twist?
  • Get results … dump what’s not working to what will.

Your presenter is Bobbi Boldon. A star in sales. The author of Princess Golf. And very funny.

Location: Koelbel Library from 1 to 4.00 p.m.

 5955 S Holly St, Centennial, Colorado  80121

Date: May 4, Saturday

Cost: $22 for Members. Early Bird ends and increases to $32 on April 21st.
$32 for NonMembers and will increase on April 21st to $42.

 

REGISTER Here for AuthorYOU Members:

REGISTER Here NonMembers:

Jun
1
Sat
Craft Your Way to Book Marketing Success BookCamp @ Smokey Hill Library
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our AuthorYOU survey said that it was marketing help that needed the most attention. WE read the results. We heard you. And we are going to shout out marketing tips throughout the year—some of our meetings are dedicated to marketing only. Others open up other realms. Show up. We will reveal the “why” and uncover the “how to”.

YES – YES … this is an OH SO YES for authors!  We are going to show you how to juice up your creative Juices. Young kids have regular craft time in school. AuthorYOU’s June program is a type of Mini-BookCamp … we are going to:

  • Fuel your creative juices … even when you thought you were on the low side of the awesomeness scale.
  • Transition from Blah to WOW … yes, you will with our guidance during the morning.
  • Create quality posters … you will come away with several that will enhance your book marketing.
  • Have fun … discovering new ways to shout you and your book out with more flash and flare is fun!

This is a BRING your laptop day. It’s a must. This is a day that you need immediate access to the jpg of your book cover. This is a day that you will come away with a variety of visuals and images that you can instantly start sharing within your social media platforms; within your blogs to be; within personal emails … your imagination is your “within” …

Location: Smokey Hill Library from 9 to 12.30 p.m.

5430 S Biscay Cir, Aurora, CO 80015

Date: June 1 Saturday 

Cost: $22 for Members. Early Bird ends and increases to $32 on May 25th.
$32 for NonMembers and will increase on May 25th to $42.

 

REGISTER Here AuthorYOU Members:

REGISTER Here NonMembers:

Sep
7
Sat
It’s a Pinterest Bonanza AuthorYOU Saturday Morning!
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

                                            Ready to discover HOW TO use Pinterest to work for you?
 

Get ready for a deep dive session into the nuts and bolts on how to use all the tools Pinterest has created for you to be successful on its platform.


Heather Delaccio is a Pinterest expert and will be your guide through September’s kickoff AuthorYOU Saturday pro you would have all the important information in one place and not spend weeks hunting through blogs and help centers. Take a deep breath and get ready to jump in to an information loaded workshop.

You will learn how to:

  • create the ideal Boards for your expertise and book
  • take advantage of Pinterest’s analytical tools
  • create a Business page … and why you should
  • promote YOU and YOUR BOOK 
  • and MUCH MORE …

    Make sure you bring your laptop — you want to be plugged in so that what you are hearing and seeing can be implemented as the morning progresses.

    Cost: $22 for VIP AuthorYOU members; $32 for Nonmembers
    After September 1, prices increase $10

VIP AuthorYOU Members Register Here ($22)

Non AuthorYOU Members Register Here ($32)

Location: Library — either Smokey Hill or Koebel (will be announced in August)

Nov
2
Sat
Is there a book in you? @ Smokey Hill Library
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

It’s like a mini Extravaganza for newbies and any author wanting a refresher course, and the best part is, it’s totally FREE. Learn about your publishing options, get introduced to the basics of book marketing, get book design tips, website tips, meet with author service providers and network with other authors. 

 

When: 9:00 AM to 3 pm, You’ll be able to meet with publishing experts, network, and get answers to any publishing related questions you may have. 

Where: TBD – We will update you on the venue as soon  as we know.
 
Cost: Free!! Register for Free Here