Top Ten Twitter Tweets of December 21, 2017

The Holiday season continues. It’s easy to dive in and enjoy the fun, the food, the frolic. Don’t forget—when you take a vacation from work (your book, your writing, your publishing), you should be refreshed. Are you … or are you feeling exhausted? And today is “the longest night” of the year … it’s Winter Solstice … which makes me happy—it means I’m now moving one-day closer to summertime! Have a wonderful long weekend. Happy Christmas to all.


TODAY on Author YOU  – Your Guide to Book Publishing, host Dr. Judith Briles and Stephanie Chandler dive into a variety of tips for the nonfiction author.

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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

  • “Putting off marketing is dangerous to your book’s health.” #FrugalBookPromoQuotes Card by Vistaprint.

  • How to Optimize Your Facebook Reach via @SMExaminer | In-depth guide by yours truly! #MCSMN

  • Facebook Mobile Video Ads: 6 Success Tips Directly From Facebook via @facebook | Excellent primer here! #MCSMN 📲🎬🎬

  • 8 Expert Ideas to Make Growing a Blog Easy… @scottalanturner @BadRedheadMedia

Success & Resources

  • If you don’t already meditate, you’ve probably considered it. For many, the hardest part is starting. Here are simple tips for launching a meditation practice that supports your creative work.

  • Do You Make These 3 Mistakes? If So, Your Company Has Bad Customer Service #business

  • Survey: 75% of Brand Marketers Say They Should be Doing More with Video via @KoMarketing | Absolutely! #MCSMN 

Writers & Writing

  • 33 Types of Blogger Collaborations (For Fun + For Profit) @byReginaTV

  • 8 Reasons Your Submission Strategy Sucks (And What You Can Do About It) | via @TheReviewReview #PubTips

Cool things and OMG moments!

  • I have one addiction: #books. Here’s a list of classic Christmas books for all. Can yo see any favs on it? Thanks to @BookBub for creating!… #amreading #Christmas #holidayseason



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