Monthly Archives: January 2013

How to Get Your LCCN (Library of Congress #)

How to Get Your LCCN (Library of Congress #)

One question that most authors don’t know to ask is, “How do I get the LCCN?” What’s a LCCN? Good question—it’s the Library of Congress number that shows that you exist, and the one that any library that you are pitching your book to wants to know you have.

The good news is that these are free (although going through the two steps to get them can sometimes be a pain in the tush.
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Building Your “Crowd” … One Tweet at a Time

Building Your “Crowd” … One Tweet at a Time

Are You on Twitter? Would you like to fast-forward your book marketing and build your crowd, Twitter is for you. Twitter has emerged as a major force in marketing an author’s book. Are you interested in building your following FAST. Here’s a great resource that is inexpensive and very, very efficient. Meet Tweet Adder, the Ferrari of Twitter Marketing Software.

New Years is Goal Setting Time for Authors and Books-What’s Yours?

New Years is Goal Setting Time for Authors and Books-What’s Yours?

No author plans to fail; what he or she does is fail to plan. -Snappy Sassy Salty by Judith Briles
 
When I completed Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers, it was woven with quotations to kick-start and propel you forward. If you are going to succeed in this writing, authoring, publishing arena, you need to be kick-started and refueled to propel your forward.
Most of us have resolutions at this time of the year, loaded with …

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