Tagged: tips from Judith Briles The Book Shepherd

24 Sites on Where and How to Distribute a Press Release

24 Sites on Where and How to Distribute a Press Release

Author Portal to PR Power and POP!
This week, PR specialist Jules Marie joins me on the AuthorU – Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast. Oodles of tips and strategies for any other at any stage of publishing to become visible to the media; groups and associations who have publications that feature a variety of topics for their members; and of course, readers in general who devour specific genres.
You can listen to the “PR and Press …

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7 Rules to Avoid Author Self-Sabotage — Don’t Be a WikiLeaks Moment!

7 Rules to Avoid Author Self-Sabotage — Don’t Be a WikiLeaks Moment!

As the political season enters the final month, we have all been overloaded with accusations, innuendos and a variety of interesting and inventive side steps and blatant untruths. Some of you are appalled by it; some of you have been amused by it; some of you have been mesmerized by it; some of you are sick of it; and some of it you have chosen to just ignore it.  Why am I bringing this up? …

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Robocaller Hell and Back … or How to Slow Down, and maybe, Stop the Pests

Robocaller Hell and Back …  or How to Slow Down, and maybe, Stop the Pests

If you are like me, you get unwanted calls: most are robocall generated. Because I work with authors globally, I answer the phone. If it’s a robocall, I hang up and immediately block the number on my phone. I’ve learned, and I bet you have too, that the Do Not Call national lists don’t work—the robocallers have figured out how to get around them. Sometimes hiding calls within a bank of regional area calls to …

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