Top Ten Twitter Tweets of December 12, 2020

Good Authoring Day to YOU               

TODAY is the December AuthorYOU Salon. Starting at 9 am MT, it’s the perfect place to get questions answered on marketing, publishing, writing. Dress is super causal—bring your hot beverage of choice. Here’s where to get registered:

Join Zoom Meeting

Passcode: Judith

Have your camera on, mic open … and your real name please–don’t have an odd-ball. Have your questions ready … when we start, I’m focused on being here for those who are on. If you are having computer or connecting issues, I can’t help you once I’m live.

PLUS, Don’t forget to take advantage of grabbing my books at 50% off. It’s all happening via my website. I’ve “bundled” several of my books with discounts that you can only get via my website. Gift yourself … gift others. There are four different bundles … all available through December 2020.

Get yours here—there are four options to select from:

It’s my gift to you … for your success and one that you can share with others if you already own some of the books.

What are you up to?

My two bits for this Saturday morning.



Friday mornings are the place to be with other authors! I love the Friday coaching that happens early each Friday AM. I always have a “new tip” for the group, then it opens up to “catch up” and “asks”. 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 Zoom … you need to connect with me. Only $27 a month—limited amount of subscribers allowed. We gather via Zoom at 7 AM. The dress? Totally casual. Get on board –it’s fun and informative … and you get all questions answered. This is for any author anywhere! 

Register here: 

THIS WEEK on Author YOU Your Guide to Book Publishing, the theme is always author, writing, and publishing success. Thursday’s show added insights into what’s happening in book printing today. Joining me was Kelly Johnson—my favorite Geek Girl as we jumped into 22 awesome tips and tools for authors—listen in. Take advantage of it—just an hour of your time:

Listen in to this podcast with host Judith Briles via

Listen in to this podcast with host Judith Briles via
Tune in for the LIVE show at 6 ET, 5 CT, 4 MT, 3 PT 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

OR … just go to With over 4 million downloaded podcasts to select from, the AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast has experienced over 4,000,000 listeners … 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

  • Holy Moly Book Buyers. CO’s amazing Tattered Cover Bookstore has been sold again. Count me concerned … I am.… #authors #books #Publishing #Colorado #indiepublishing #writingcomunity

  • Calling all authors–grab The Indie Author’s Ultimate Guide to Book Distribution by @IndieAuthorALLI #authors #books #bookmarketing #indiepublishing #selfpub #judithbriles

  • Nominate your favorite website for the 23rd Annual 101 Best Websites for Writers feature in Writer’s Digest Magazine! Deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 18, 2020. #BestWritingSites

 Social Media and Marketing Strategies 

  • Great round-up here! I got out my crystal ball 🔮and joined my fellow marketing experts and friends at @ContentCal_io to let you know what to be prepared for in 2021!…

  • This is How to Safely Choose Colors for Your Author Website by @inkbitspixels via @BadRedheadMedia

  • How to Use Amazon’s Affiliate Program to Energize Your Marketing by @geniuslink via @BadRedheadMedia #WritingCommunity #BookMarketing #WednesdayMotivation #WriterWednesday

Writers & Writing

  • Looking to add emotion to your content? Then tap into the power of stories, especially fairytales. Use this Content Marketing Fairytale Framework #contentmarketing #storytelling #cmworld…

  • Candidates for the 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Awards Announced

  • Find Success As A #Writer By Focusing Your #Energies – @BookBaby | #AuthorTips

Cool Things, FUN Things & OMG Moments

Watch penguins take a field trip to an NFL field for some fresh air and exercise



Remember … you can listen to over 300+ programs that AuthorYOU Founder Judith Briles has created for your book and authoring success: , scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and you are instantly there! Or you, subscribe directly on iTunes: 


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