YOU HAVE 4 more days to register … Don’t forget to sign up for Saturday, April 14th Author Book Camp—it’s a cornucopia of ideas—check them out on the website—early bird ends TOMORROW.
Details here: http://bit.ly/AuthorBookCornucopia
And, if you are a member of AuthorYOU … and not calling on Fridays for the free coaching available to you … WHY, WHY, WHY? Get with it before you lose this benefit—the free benefit will DISAPPEAR at the end of this month.
If you are in Colorado, don’t miss out on not taking advantage of this freebie I do once a month. Today April 7th is SOLD OUT. May 5th will be the next date—you need to sign up and commit early. Get all dates for 2018 at www.Meetup.com/AuthorYou … AND, how’s your week been?
THIS WEEK on Author YOU – Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith Briles digs into the latest in publishing: “hybrid publishing”. A fancy term for the bridge between traditional publishing and vanity presses. It’s the reveal …
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://bit.ly/BookPublishing-iTunes. 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 100,000 downloaded podcasts each month from around the world, you are in good company!
Here are your Top Ten Tweet for the past weekTweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are The Book Shepherd’s® Top Ten Tweets from the past week that you may have missed …
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Have you ever had one of those days and now discover that #book selling that was a foundation of Amazon and is now second fiddle?
What #authors should do-podcast: http://ow.ly/Oi7U30jdFhw #publishing #pubtip
Pinterest Marketing Tips: What We Tried & What Worked buff.ly/2FRrhzc via @buffer #Pinterest#Marketing
Is social media a time suck for you- new article on how to put sanity back into the #author life via @mybookshepherd @JFbookman http://ow.ly/vnk530jdGZt #SMM #books
Success & Resources
How to Create a Facebook Local Event for Your Business dlvr.it/QNNYWd
What is #NaNoProMo and How Can It Help YOU Sell More Books? buff.ly/2JdRyZE by @BadRedheadMedia #BookMarketing #Books #Writers National Novel Promotion Month is this MAY — find out more now!
50 Websites Every Author Should Bookmark in 2014 @Wiseink buff.ly/21sH4d1
Writers & Writing
Is There a Writing Mulligan in Your Midst? ow.ly/PyD330iY7zr @JudithBriles @JFbookman #wkb88
10 great road trip novels to travel with this spring break | @EW pw-ne.ws/f75c5
Writers As Whiners buff.ly/2pxhtU7 via @DeanWesleySmith #amwriting #publishing
Cool things and OMG moments!
Hopefully … not in your backyard! Dozens of train cars carrying 10 million pounds of poop have been stranded in a rural Alabama rail yard for almost two months, shipped from waste management facilities in other places cnn.it/2EiyGFk
Remember … you can listen to over 300+ 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
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