It’s an Indian Summer here in Colorado as Fall’s colors surround us. My new deck is up … loving the new chairs around the dining table and only wish I had several more months to enjoy them instead of a few weeks—then it’s all wrapped up for the coming winter and promised snow.
This morning, we will be rolling out a variety of tips, tricks, and strategies to push out your book and success during the monthly free AuthorYOU Salons that are held online on the second Saturday of the month.
Details here: We start at 9 AM Mountain time … jump on … https://www.meetup.com/AuthorYOUSalons/ The Zoom link will be revealed when you register on the Meetup site. The password is my name: Judith
Loved the wrap up for the How to Create an Amazon eBook Bestseller—the how-to tips on how to write compelling, grab the social media reader copy for promo pushouts. In November on Wednesdays, starting at 4 pm Mountain time, the next 4-week session rolls out.
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: http://bit.ly/FridayCoaching
THIS WEEK on Author YOU – Your Guide to Book Publishing, the theme is always author, writing, and publishing success. Thursday’s show added insights to editing writing smart with the editor, author, and ghostwriter Barb Wilson –joining me for an hour of fun things you can do to sharped what flows on your pages. Take advantage of it—just an hour of your time:
Listen in to this podcast with host Judith Briles via http://bit.ly/BookPublishingPodcast.
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 http://bit.ly/BookPublishing-iTunes.
OR … just go to http://bit.ly/BookPublishingPodcast. With over 3million 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
Calling all authors–the “how-to” for Online Book Events: A Necessary Pivot in 2020, But How Do You Compete? | Jane Friedman buff.ly/3kHZYdW #authors #indiepublishing #books #bookmarketing
You do not die from a poisonous snake bite. You die from the venom that remains in your system. Similarly, criticism about your book can hurt you only if you internalize it. Instead, learn from it and use it to grow and succeed. #bookmarketing #APSSbrianjud
The Elements of Bad Typography dlvr.it/P8K73G
Social Media and Marketing Strategies
Calling all Twitter users. If you want to open your posts to allow for follower comments, Twitter has just created comment controls. Good to know. ow.ly/FdBo50B0i4J #Twitter #socialmedia #smm #authors #bookmarketing #indiepublishing
How to Set Up Facebook Shops to Sell Your Products dlvr.it/RfJnPS
The 6 Best Local SEO Companies of 2020 dlvr.it/Rh0HK9
Writers & Writing
Need help finding the juicy stories within your brand? Help is here with 30 Ideas That Will Make Your Business Memorable Go on using them to improve your content. https://heidicohen.com/how-to-find-stories-for-your-brand-within-your-organization/
Discover the @WiseOwlFactory ‘s new series of writing prompts (with benefits!) at the #SharingwithWriters blog. @Tales2Inspire2 @KarenCV #ChildrensAuthors will love it, too. buff.ly/31xBFay
YA author Annie Sullivan shares how she had to raise the stakes for everyone in her sequel to A Touch of Gold, why the writing process changed because of selling it on the proposal, and more! hubs.la/H0wyH5f0
Cool Things, FUN Things & OMG Moments
Take advantage of this powerful trend in remote working. See what the German company Siemens is doing to become more competitive with this action. qoo.ly/37mk6p #remotework #Siemens #entrepreneuropportunities
Remember … you can listen to over 300+ programs that AuthorYOU 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