Top Author Tweets for Week of February 28th


Oh boy, today is your day to snooze in full view. And, today is the day to do it—it’s National Public Sleeping Day.  A bench in the mall, a slab in the park, a catnap the job, 40 winks in the car (not while driving!), in the sun—take a few winks and enjoy.


Today, Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on creating audio tapes and how to avoid some of the most common, and costly errors. Judith’s guest is Bret Ridgway. 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 at  You can also go to the Home page of, scroll down and click on any of the past five show—just click and you are instantly there!

A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one. – Thomas Carlyle

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                                                                           

Author and ebook alert: Nook’s death spiral and Kindle’s triumph

How to Make a Book Trailer: 6 Tips

“Think Gutenberg, not Zuckerberg”: #Authors-Why ready access to #books is just as important as superfast broadband.



What happened to reading, writing and arithmetic? 23% of America is illiterate [infographic]


Social Media and Marketing Strategies

Authors: Have you Vined yet (6 second video for Twitter)? What’s new: Vine Analytics Already? Tis Free.

Authors and blogs belong together: 7 Tips for Falling in Love with Your Blog All Over Again …

Author Smarts: Why And How To Use MultiMedia To Enhance Your ebooks

Common sense tips for Book and Author Marketing: 25 Ways to Increase Blog Traffic

Authors tips for book promotion and marketing via YouTube


Cool and Sometimes Goofy

A kick: Ye olde helpdesk for the new thing called a book


Bonus:  Last week’s Your Guide to Book Publishing was with Georgia McCabe was a wealth of information on creating everything in social media for book launches. Listen in.  or you can download directly from the website.

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