It’s Thursday at
Make sure you check out the website, AuthorU.org … Extravaganza speakers are posted with topics. Expect a few tweaks. The amazing TED Talk expert Haley Foster will show you how to create a “short talk” and why you should … this is one of the HOTTEST scenes on YouTube.
Dates are May 7-9 this year. Get them on your calendar. Better yet, get registered, Early, Early Bird ends in 3 DAYS!
After that, prices go up INCLUDING you have to pay for the Deep Dive Dinner Workshop. Get registered NOW.
Get registered for the February 7th Colorado program—it’s all things legal … in other words, how to cover your tush in your writing and publishing. Only $20 for paid up members and $30 for non-members.
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing is featuring host Judith Briles of The Book Shepherd. It’s all about systems…as in running your authoring and publishing “e” world—thinking marketing, emails, collecting moneys, keeping track. Her guest is Marty Dickinson and he will have his CloudNet360 on. 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 http://tinurl.com/AuthorURadio. You can also go to the Home page of http://www.AuthorU.org, scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and are instantly there! Over 270,000 listeners downloaded podcasts last month … Zowie!
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
Wahoo … RT @PublishersWkly: Print #Book Sales Keep Growing http://t.co/5NPDtOzvrD
Looking for motivation? Ask WHY ow.ly/GMRyZ
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Always good to know: How to Find the Best Social Media Content for Your Audience bit.ly/14l2v6h #author #book #authoru
Using #ebooks? If Nook Keeps Winding Down, What’s Left to Sell…? publun.ch/149oJI5
#Authors-would you like to boost web traffic to your #writer blog? Here are 7 tips: tinyurl.com/mohznmk #book #authoru
#Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks, Which Aims to Make Videos More Bandwidth friendly … bit.ly/1xMccq6 #authoru
Hot for #authors: 10 Twitter Tips For Creating Better Social Media Content bit.ly/1DrkPtz #writers #authoru
Writers & Writing
9 Ways #Writing Short Stories Can Pay Off for Writers via @WritersDigest bit.ly/1AuDxg1 #author
50 #writing resources everyone can use [good!]http://ow.ly/H6Ryb #authoru
Fun and Cool Things to Know
The evolution of the fireplace [infographic] http://ow.ly/H3lIQ
You can listen to over 175 programs that Author U Founder Judith Briles has created for your book and authoring success: http://tinyurl.com/AuthorURadio , scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and you are instantly there! Or you, can go to the radio show’s home page and do the same: http://tinyurl.com/AuthorURadio
If you are looking for FREE author and book coaching … call in to Judith’s Author Monday Mornings at NOON Eastern each Monday. The number is 218-632-9854; Access Code 1239874444 … have your questions ready–there’s a full hour to ask and listen.