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 dives into MORE Author Succes—as in eBook success. Her guest is Smashwords CEO and Founder Mark Coker. The latest, of course in Amazon land … and then some marketing strategies for you in and around eBooks plus publishing trends. Tune in.
Tune in for the LIVE show 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://tinyurl.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! With over 300,000 downloaded podcasts each month from around the world, you are in good company!
Here are 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
#Authors, do you know what #metadata is and how it can impact your #book sales? Find out here: ow.ly/GNol309nHjc #IARTG #bookmarketing
Self-Publishing Tip: The holy grail, maker and breaker of careers, is BookBub. #bookmarketingtip… fb.me/5aQYkh0mt
23 Proven Steps for Running a Successful Facebook Contest | via @PostPlanner – bit.ly/2isiBCY
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
GO-GO-GO for #Writers & #Authors: Draft to Dream #Book Competition-Huge Prizes. Podcast: ow.ly/djo9309R3gN #publish #Amwriting
The Reasons #Branding Confuses You and How To Fix That Right Now ow.ly/q0zd30a5U2q @MoniqueDesir @ClapTalker @IndieReader
How to Create an Effective “One Sheet” for Authors, Speakers, & Entrepreneurs with @JudithBriles goo.gl/pn74H3 #AuthorU #Podcast
Writers & Writing
#Authors here are 10 tips your editor wants you to know! @thewritelife ow.ly/uXd730a5egn #writertips
How to invent a whole language | @TheTLS pw-ne.ws/f6202
7 Things I’ve Learned So Far: Don’t be afraid to change things in your writing that aren’t working. ow.ly/9WwM308BLif by Eric Scott Fischl
Fun and Cool Things to Know or Do
Watch a behemoth “big chicken” roll out of his coop looking like the final boss in a video game cnn.it/2mn6xsz
Remember … you can listen to over 240 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, subscribe directly on iTunes: http://ow.ly/QO0oK
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.