Tagged: publicity

EARN YOUR ‘WRITE’ TO SPEAK:  ADDING THE B.S. TO YOUR BOOK DREAMS (Best -Seller)  

EARN YOUR ‘WRITE’ TO SPEAK:  ADDING THE B.S. TO YOUR BOOK DREAMS (Best -Seller)   

Susan RoAne will speak Friday morning September 16th at the AuthorU Extravaganza.

Susan RoAne is the best-selling author of the classic Silver Anniversary of HOW TO WORK A ROOM, The SECRETS OF SAVVY NETWORKING, WHAT DO I SAY NEXT?, FACE TO FACE,  and three other books. She has sold over a million books worldwide in 13 countries and was #1 on Book of the Month Club’s bestseller list (and the San Francisco Bay Area Bestseller list). She is …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of July 14, 2016

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of  July 14, 2016

 

TOMORROW is the last day to get the Bublish deal:  here’s the CODE to use:  AUTHORUDISCOUNT2016
 

Today
Author U –  Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd digs into a variety of writing and publishing insights each show. Today, Judith Briles and wasabi publicist Michelle Tennant will go over the three must-haves for media today Plus the #1 mistake most authors make. Don’t miss it.
Last week, Judith and Joel Friedlander did …

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Do You Quack About Your Book … or Just Peep Here and There When You Have NEWS?

Do You Quack About Your Book … or Just Peep Here and There When You Have NEWS?

As summer unfolds, many authors who entered their books in award competitions this year have gotten news and have been honored this season as of this writing. —some are Finalists; some are Winners; some get a Gold, Silver or Bronze; and some are Finalists in the IndieFab Awards.  Congratulations to Kim Curtis – Money Secrets; Richard Rieman – The Author’s Guide to AudioBook Creation; Pat Morgan – The Concrete Killing Fields; Jo Kairys – I …

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2016 Tech Toolboxes: Blogs, Pinterest, Media Pages, Technology

2016 Tech Toolboxes: Blogs, Pinterest, Media Pages, Technology

Kick off your planning for this NEW YEAR by participating in AuthorU’s unique Tech Toolboxes.

As a GOLD or BESTSELLER member of AuthorU, you have the ability to attend the monthly Tech Toolboxes. Designed for in-person or remote participation, they are limited in size to 8 participants so that each AuthorU member experiences one-on-one coachingthroughout the three-hour session. Both Kelly Johnson and Judith Briles are your guides.
 
The first four months of this year will focus on …

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Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips December 25

Author Writing, Book Marketing, Publishing Tips December 25

 
Position Yourself as the Expert for Media

 
Happy Christmas to all! I love it when my colleagues share tidbits that can help authors to move forward in book and author success. The Publicity Hound, Joan Stewart reminds all of three essential things to do to “hook” the media.
1.        Get on the phone early. Not only should you pitch your story, news via email to the newsroom or outlet … get on the phone. Talk to a …

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Time is Running Out to Register for Book Awards

Time is Running Out to Register for Book Awards

 WOWSA … several annual Book Awards have deadlines NOW …
Why should you bother … let me count the ways. Book Awards get the attention of readers, librarians, book stores … and yes, the media. Post it on your website, your social media connections—with a link to where it can be bought. It’s shout-out time.
And, when you get one, you should create a press release and let the world – or at least your local area …

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The GOYT Success Formula for Book Publicity and Book Marketing

The GOYT Success Formula for Book Publicity and Book Marketing

Yowsa … AuthorU.org has an extraordinary BookCamp popping next weekend, Saturday the 15th … it’s our end of the year gift to you.

 
How to Create Killer Book Publicity that Sells Books Far Beyond Your Launch on a Shoestring Budget
 
SO … here’s the BIG question … Would you like to create killer, knock the socks off, book publicity that reaches far beyond any launch you envisioned … even on a teeny tiny shoe string budget? And your …

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Special FREE Webinar … 7 Things Your 2015 Ninja Publicity Plan

Special FREE Webinar … 7 Things Your 2015 Ninja Publicity Plan

Join us for a FREE Webinar on Wednesday, October 22 at 4 PM Mountain Time

You must know the 7 essential things that will let people in your target market see, hear, find, follow, study, recommend and eventually hire you. 
                      Reserve your Webinar seat now at:             https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/425739766
When someone comes to Joan Stewart, the Publicity Hound, with a publicity problem, it’s usually because 2 or 3 of these 7 critical elements are missing. You can’t cherry-pick which ones …

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Take a short media-training course at the Author U Extravaganza

Take a short media-training course at the Author U Extravaganza

Have you wondered why celebrities being interviewed on television can look so calm when millions of people are watching them?  And have you ever wondered if you could do that?
At the Extravaganza you will learn how to perform on national television and radio while appearing calm and collected.

The key to any good performance is preparation. Just as actors do, media guests need to know what they are going to say during all their performances …

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