Did you grab my latest book this week—the one that had THREE bonuses with it? I hope so—priceless is what I call it if you want to discover how to sell truckloads of your books, have fun, and meet amazing people along the way. It’s How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech. Check out this week’s ezine that was sent out on Wednesday—all the details are there.
This week is getting ready for Christmas week for me. Have got all the key things done— Plus a great webinar was done on social media Wednesday live. Look forward to cooking for and seeing so many authors at the annual Holiday party Saturday night.
Colorado authors: COME ON DOWN … The next AuthorYOU Circles is slated for Saturday, December 8th. Check it out at www.Meetup.com/AuthorYou AND, this is where you register (meaning join—it’s a freebie) to attend. Beginning in 2019, gatherings will be on the second Saturday of the month. A regular program will pop up on the first Saturday.
Friday mornings are the place to be with other authors! Friday coaching will happen all through SEPTEMBER. Become a subscriber so you can get Friday Coaching for less than a weekly glass of wine; for less than a weekly Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit – Combo at Chick-fil-A; for less than 3 movie tickets! ALERT …we do this on SKYPE … you need to connect with me. Only $27 a month—limited amount of subscribers allowed. Two times: 7 AM and Noon Mountain time. The dress? Totally casual. Get on board –it’s fun and informative … and you get all questions answered. We do it via Skype This is for any author anywhere!
Register here: http://bit.ly/FridayCoaching
… AND, how’s your week been?
THIS WEEK on Author YOU – Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith Briles invited Book Marketing expert John Kremer to join her and reveal the steps to become an outrageously successful author—don’t miss listening to the podcast. 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 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
Woot … loved the interview I did in Dallas with the awesome Dallas Geeks. All about speaking and selling books-watch: Just completed an interview with the Dallas Geeks! https://www.dallasgeekofficial.com/home/spotlight-sunday-judith-briles
Lights, camera, Instagram TV: Everything you need to know about IGTV ow.ly/XyJP30lXi1L via @SproutSocial | In-depth and super useful info! 🎥😎🎬
RT @AuthorYOUBooks: The Book Shepherd’s Thought for the Author’s Day: “Look in the mirror. No one but the author knows the depths of what a book is about and can do. You are the voice of marketing.” #bookmarketing #selfpub #publishing #author #thebooksh…
From my convo with @AuthorYOUBooks – much of the traditional emphasis on #book launch strategy comes from the traditional #publishing world—wrong for self and indie #authors-podcast: buff.ly/2xLyhdx #iTunes #books #selfpublishing
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Why Your E-commerce Strategy Needs Facebook’s Ad Transparency Tools, Now ow.ly/hiDe30meduk via @WordStream | Yes!
41 Types of #ContentMarketing That Sell – Articles – Blog posts – Infographics – Podcasts – Videos – Products – Webinars – Tools – Case Studies – Tailored Workshops Now tie it to each phase of the customer journey. Here’s how: bit.ly/2nXsQDW
RT @AuthorYOUBooks: The Book Shepherd’s Thought for the Author’s Day: “Are you seeking other ideas for marketing … or, are you just inhaling your own exhaust?” #bookmarketing #selfpub #publishing #author #thebookshepherd
Writers & Writing
“Self-publishing news: The Future of Storytelling” selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishin… via @IndieAuthorALLI
So love this: Small bookstores are booming after nearly being wiped out. https://t.co/dAgX5xQhiT #authors #publishing #books
Cool things and OMG moments!
How cool is this: The photographer whose photo of an engagement in Yosemite National Park sparked a viral manhunt now says he’s found the mystery couple cnn.it/2QcXxkw
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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