It’s National Culinarians Day … if you like to cook, this is your day. Create a new recipe whip up a favorite. is a special day for anyone who cooks.
Book Awards … to get special Author U discount through July—here’s $20 USA Book News Awards—you must enter this month for Awards announced in November.
http://www.usabooknews.com/2013usabestbookawards.html (Special through
7-31-2013: 4-month book listing on USABookNews.com for every entry)
http://www.internationalbookawards.com/ (Special through 7-31-2013: $20 off entry fee)
Today, Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on all things that makes books into masterpieces, both on the exterior and interior. Judith Briles will interview Robin Colucci on publishing strategies including getting published via NY and so much more. 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://rsrn.us/youpublish. 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 you are instantly there!
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 …
Why B&N is good for Amazon. This is worth less than 4 minutes of your time. #Authors, do a read … your #books count! http://ow.ly/mZ1md
#Fiction #writers–sage advice from #bestseller, Michael Connelly…http://ow.ly/mSStG
Success & Resources
Good noodling strategies for #authors-how-tos for getting your #book up on Kindle, http://ow.ly/mVF4E
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Ad guru Ogilvy tells all: how to build a global brand … critical for #authors and their #books today. http://t.co/EeScn7r6Cp
Good news-#YouTube is simplifying creating channels–will help in marketing# books and #authors. http://ow.ly/mTdUW
Advice for Managing #LinkedIn Company Page vs. LinkedIn Group by @loriruff http://t.co/b932WmcgKR
Why you should use Google+ now … it’s the way smart #authors share info and stay connected. Don’t wait any longer. http://ow.ly/mXhdd
#Author #marketing strategies: 7 Digital trends to start implementing for #books and #branding. http://ow.ly/mWAgn
Bonus: Last week’s Your Guide to Book Publishing with Casey Demchak did a deep dive into copyrighting, including landing pages, back covers, media releases—what it is and why you need it. Listen in. http://rsrn.us/youpublish or you can download directly from the AuthorU.org website.
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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.
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