The Ten Twitter Tweets from The Book Shepherd …

The Ten Twitter Tweets from The Book Shepherd …Today is National Lazy Day! Get a book and enjoy it!

Today is National Lazy Day! We all need one of these on our calendar!


Tweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are The Book Shepherd’s Top Ten Tweets (@MyBookShepherd) from the past week that you may have missed …


Success & Resources :

Meaty insights for authors who want to be seriously successful: Why Creators Need to Be Professionals  

Novelist MargaretAtwood has raised well over $89,000 for her Fanado project:

Make your book a pop song. Free AutoRap app converts your words into a rap.

Very cool for #authors–4 #ebooks platformed on #Smashwords make NY Times #bestseller list!


Authoring & Writing

The Next Web: There’s no ‘F’ in Foursquare, tweets have a capital ‘T’: The rules that protect tech company brands


Social Media & Marketing

[INFOGRAPHIC] Blogging: 3 Secrets To An A-List Blog

72 Fascinating Social Media Marketing Facts -Statistics for 2012

Author smarts-Put the Social Back into Social Media: 40 Ways to Build a Loyal Audience

7 Pinterest Secrets From Retailers:

Great advice for authors on book promotion – don’t become a spammer when marketing your book:

Tools authors need in creating their personal LinkedIn group    


Bonus:  Yesterday’s Your Guide to Book Publishing was all about Speaking. Beth Ziesenis, your Nerdy Best Friend was my guest—special tips on what to do if you get hacked. Don’t miss this session! Listen in at:

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