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Hot Tips for Authors at AuthorU’s Social Media BookCamp October 3rd

Hot Tips for Authors at AuthorU’s Social Media BookCamp October 3rd

The AuthorU BookCamp last Saturday on Social Media for the Real Word Exposed was an eye-opener for many who attended … a good eye-opener. The goal was to learn it, use it and still have a life.
Melody Jones of Social Media Management Systems structured the day around reasonable and doable social media strategies, including livestreaming and great ideas in creating quick videos.
Beginning with the “pain point” … all were asked to ID what pain pains they …

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4 Reasons Why Social Media Must Be In Your Book Marketing Plans

4 Reasons Why Social Media Must Be In Your Book Marketing Plans

Here’s a quick question for all authors: Do you think that the world … your book buyer will find you by putting the topic you write about in any search engine and you pop up at the top of the list? Think again.  A better question is to ask: Do you  think that you can tackle book and author presence without social media? Don’t be a delusional author. Social media must be in your book marketing plans …

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Author Circles Go Live Today!

Author Circles Go Live Today!

Author U Circles Are Here!***
The online Author U Circles goes live this afternoon/evening … depending upon where you are at. Times are 7 ET, 6 CT, 5 MT, 4 PT.  This is an Author U member benefit.  The Author U Circles are exclusively for paid up AuthorU.org members—no guests allowed. Not a member? … join here: AuthorU.org
The phone number to call in was emailed to ALL paid up members on Thursday last week. Since this is private, we will not …

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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 …

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Author Thank Yous for 2013 …

Author Thank Yous for 2013 …

Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to You! 
It’s a wonderful time of “togetherness” with family and friends; and, a time of reflection on the past year … and think forward. Next week is, gulp, the beginning of 2014.
On the Author U Group on LinkedIn (have you joined–it’s an open Forum with a variety of live discussions throughout the day)–I posted a question today: What are you going to do the same; keep …

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Authors All a Twitter with Twitter … here’s your top 10 Tweets for Nov 7th

Authors All a Twitter with Twitter … here’s your top 10 Tweets for Nov 7th

  Wahoo… today is National Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day. If you are a chocolate lover … it’s a happy dance … add a few almonds … and you become the star on the dance floor!
Chocolate is a vegetable, made from cocoa beans. Almonds are good for you, as they help to improve your Cholesterol levels. So, bittersweet chocolate with almonds is really, really good for you, right!?
Don’t forget … if you are in Colorado … …

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6 Pillars to Build Your Author and Book Business Online Video

6 Pillars to Build Your Author and Book Business Online Video

 
Last year, Author U created it’s radio show, Your Guide to Book Publishing, that is available for downloads with the last five available for instant download on the Home page of www.AuthorU.org.  

This year, Author U is kicking it up. We will be videoing many of our workshops and presentations … and the Extravaganza. Those videos will be available for purchase to start your own Video Library. The first available comes from the rock star event …

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Top 10 Twitter Tweets for the Week

Top 10 Twitter Tweets for the Week

Have you heard? Author U is going BANANAS over APE! Everyone who attends the Extravaganza will get a copy of Guy Kawasaki’s APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur. With over 1.2 million Twitter followers, 4 million Google+ connections, multiple NY Times best-sellers, former Chief Evangelist for Apple Computer, Guy knows marketing, branding, books and authors … and he’s the Friday, May 3rd Keynoter. And he didn’t publish APE via New York. Saturday’s Keynote will be delivered by …

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Author Strategies and Top Ten Tweets

Author Strategies and Top Ten Tweets

What experiences will you carry forward for this New Year?
As Will Rodgers said,“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” Get Focused, Get a Plan, Get Going … it can be YOUR amazing year.  1  HOT News …  the Broncos playoff game is on Sunday, the 20th … not the day of the Winter BookCamp as some were worried about. Sign up NOW—you can’t afford to miss …

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Top 10 Twitter Tweets for Jan 3, 2013

Top 10 Twitter Tweets for Jan 3, 2013

                     
What experiences will you carry forward for this New Year?
1           HOT News … the Broncos playoff game is on Sunday, the 20th … not the day of the Winter BookCamp as some were worried about. Sign up NOW—you can’t afford to miss this full day to set the stage, to tweak what you are currently doing, to add amazing new ideas and …

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