Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 10, 2021

Good Authoring Day to YOU               

Reminder, TODAY is AuthorYOU Salons … only for AuthorYOU paid up members. A two-hour mastermind of ideas in the Zoom room. Always a favorite day of the month for many of us. And TODAY is National Clean Up Your Room Day … I get the pull, time to take out more old stuff that needs to exit my office. Monday will thank me.

And … I did put my let my “sunshine toe on the deck” last Saturday afternoon as I started the great winter uncover, get the rugs down, furniture out, my favorite iced tea and a book out. Per the weather birds—it was “supposed” to be clear for at least two weeks … and I’m going to be thinking: no more snow in my neck of the woods. The weather gods were “oh so wrong” … another snowfall came in on Tuesday. So ugh.

I’m looking forward to “author time” this AM … and then later … learning how to tile my deck table… trying something new. How about you?


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Here are your Top Ten Tweet for the past week 

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

Author, Publishing and Resource Success

  • Start EARLY … Stay LATE is what wise authors do when attending events around their expertise and books via @gitomer  and what I teach all my authors forward. @mybookshepherd  It-‘s an essential book selling tip. #authors #publishing #book

  • As authors, you have the vision to model what you believe and practice, even when there is chaos. Your words and actions matter. -Judith Briles #amwriting #writingcommunity #authors #publishing #indiepublishing #bookmarketing #WednesdayWisdom

  • 5 Ways You Can Find More Time To Read (Even If You Have A Jam-Packed Calendar)

 Social Media and Marketing Strategies 

  • WOOT WOOT for authors and audiobooks: Costco launches new Audiobook Store and iOS App #authors #publishing #audiobooks #JudithBriles

  • Setting a Future On-Sale Date As Part of Your Book Marketing Strategy

  • 95% of all book sales have “word of mouth” as a factor. Discover what else via podcast @Bookgal @JudithBriles @mybookshepherd.… #book #author #podcast #publishing #Amazon #bookmarketing

Writers & Writing

  • Every Wednesday, Robert Lee Brewer shares a prompt and an example poem to get things started on the Poetic Asides blog. This week, write a spring poem. #WDprompts

  • Learn how author Michael J. Martinez used a spreadsheet to plot out his novel MJ-12: Inception and how you can utilize this technology for yourself.

  • Fiction authors let their characters show them the way. The words they want will follow. #thebookshepherd #selfpub #author #bookboost #writer #bookmarketing #publishing #writingcommunity

Cool Things, FUN Things & OMG Moments

  • Love this story–I lived in Palo ALto for 20 years and bought many a book here. Support indie bookstores! How a family-owned bookstore in Palo Alto has stayed open through the pandemic | @EastBayTimes #authors #bookstores #JudithBriles


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