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Is Your Author Photo a Selfie or Professionally Done?

Is Your Author Photo a Selfie or Professionally Done?

What photos are you using on your website? How about for media? Or, a speaking engagement? Are they oldies, but what you consider goodies? Could they be more than five years old?

Your picture says a thousand words:

what you do;
who you are;
what you love to play with or at;
what your expertise is;
who’s your crowd;
what else?

Visuals are powerful. You may use them on your book covers, your website and your promo and publicity material. Think Bio shots, …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 
 Ideas were popping everywhere from the recent webinar I did with Joel Friedlander, Amy Collins, Joan Stewart and Kelly Johnson… it was hot and you want to listen to the full hour. Download it on the Publishing at Sea website here … and come on the cruise in January of 2016. All details here.
1. If you want bookstore and library sales, but are nervous about returns… Set your book as returnable for 6 months and …

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10 Top Tips for Meeting Exhibitors and Participating at the Extravaganza

10 Top Tips for Meeting Exhibitors and Participating at the Extravaganza

The Extravaganza is days away.

With the all the last minute details, and yes—overwhelm—that the Extravaganza brings, one of the smart things to do is to make sure you meet and talk with all the Exhibitors—even if you didn’t think you needed their services. Why … there are gems on their tables and gems in their experiences that just could be the nugget you were looking for … and didn’t know. We will have a …

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Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

Authoring, Writing and Book Publishing Tips

 

 
 
1    What are you waiting for? It’s time to get re-juiced—it’s AuthorU’s biggest event of the year. Authors and Writers should be attending the annual AuthorU Extravaganza May 7-9, 2015.
2   At the Extravaganza, get your VIDEO done for only $50 Randy Price and i25productions, inc. have their cameras and lights ready. Will you be? Your shoot time is 15 minutes—about you, your book, your _____. Think your website, YouTube, a speaking promo, book club promo, …

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