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Quick Link: Sometimes You Have to Break the Rules on Social Media

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. I admit it, this post freaked me out. Committing to social media pushes my buttons and I need a lot of baby steps to get there.  On the niche site Social Media Just For Writers, guru Frances Caballo shares what she has […]

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Quick Link: Social Media Content Tips for Authors – What to Post

Quick Link: Social Media Content Tips for Authors – What to Post

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. I don’t know how someone who has such a busy life that there is no extra time can also have such a boring life! One of the reasons I am bad at social media is I don’t like my pictures and I […]

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Quick Link: What’s More Important: Author Websites or Social Media?

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. At Jane Friedman, Jane discusses a subject near and dear to my heart – author websites. This should not be an eithor or subject. Having an author site is like having a home. It lets people know who you are and where […]

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Quick Link: Social Media for Authors Like, Lurk, Linger

Quick Link: Social Media for Authors Like, Lurk, Linger

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Over at Shelly Hitz, she discusses the different types of social media personalities you are likely to have. Or be. So are you a liker, a lurker, or a linger? Depending on the day and the site, I could be any of […]

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The care and feeding of a blog or social media.

When a client comes to me and asks about starting a blog or what type of social media they should use, I give them what information they need for their particular situation but then I always add a caveat. “No matter what you choose, be prepared. It is like having a baby. You have to […]

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Quick Link: Are You Clear About Your Writer Persona? Going Public by Design

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Privacy is such an important, and often under reported, issue these days. It is so easy to find out information on someone. But as authors, we want people to know about us, and that means sharing something of who we are.  At […]

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Quick Link: What Social Media Groups Are and How To Use Them

Quick Link: What Social Media Groups Are and How To Use Them

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. So you already know that you need social media to help spread the word about your titles, but have you heard of social media groups?  They are a great way to connect with people and help you stand out. Each social media […]

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Quick Link: 6 Ways for Indie Authors to Use Goodreads to Network

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. This post from Barb Drozdowich on the Self Publishing Advice Center from ALLI has reminded me about how neglected my poor Goodreads page is.   Everyone talks about Facebook as the best for your dollar marketing tool, but Barb suggests you also give […]

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Quick Link: Busy Authors Should Simplify Social Media Efforts

Quick Link: Busy Authors Should Simplify Social Media Efforts

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Over at Romance University, new blogger Cecelia Mecca shares her tips on how to simply your social media to do list. ~ * ~ Busy Authors Should Simplify Social Media Efforts by Cecelia Mecca  Welcome first time poster Cecelia Mecca with her […]

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Quick Link: Top Time Savers for Social Media and Blogging

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. A really great post from Elizabeth Spann Craig on how she saves time with her social media responsibilities. Worthy of a bookmark! ~ * ~ Top Time Savers for Social Media and Blogging by Elizabeth S. Craig, @elizabethscraig The biggest complaint I […]

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Quick Link: Using Twitter to Make Powerful Connections as a Creative Professional

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Today’s social media post is all about Twitter, a great way to connect to people 150 characters at a time. Posting at Jane Friedman, Daniel Parsons explains the best way for authors to use Twitter. ~ * ~ Using Twitter to Make […]

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Quick Link: How Authors can Utilize Facebook Live

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Want a great tool to boost your social media reach and be able to interact with your fanbase? Alan Parks from Indies’s Unlimited gives a great tutorial on how to use Facebook Live. ~ * ~ How Authors can Utilise Facebook Live […]

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Quick Links – How to use Pinterest for Branding and Marketing

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Do you Pinterest? While not quite as popular as Facebook, Pinterest can be a great platform to add to your social media marketing plan, plus it is great fun! Over at Bad Redhead Media  where Melissa Flickinger has all the info on […]

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Quick Link: The Power of Instagram – Marketing Tips for Indie Authors

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Social media has to be a part of your marketing plan. But there are so many options and each option is not the same in terms of reaching new fans. Today’s offering by Penny Sansevieri at Writers In The Storm discusses how […]

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Quick Link: Selling Books on Social Media: 4 Steps to Less Wasted Time

Quick links, bringing you great articles on writing from all over the web. Want some help getting your social media responsibilities under control? (This is coming from someone who just spent way to much time on Pinterest.) Chris Syme has some great tips on how to make the most of your social media marketing over […]

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