Sell Your Books Through Your Email List – Free Workshop for #Authors #Selfpub

  Save the date! On June 12 at 10 a.m. EST, email marketing strategist Meera Kothand will drop by the Shortcuts for Writers Facebook Group to discuss a different aspect of writing and editing that many authors have trouble with—how to write for your email list. Topics will include finding ideas to write about and how to craft…

An Effective Group Book Promotion

Just a quick note: my friends at the Ruby Slippered Sisterhood are featuring a post that offers a behind-the-scenes look into my multi-author marketing campaign Books4RealityTVFans. I discussed why I came up with this idea, how the participating authors worked together, and what our hopes are for this campaign. I think it’s an interesting article…

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Book

Social media is a powerful promotional tool. You can use it to build relationships with readers, launch a new book, or promote your work in general. Social media can help you to get more exposure for your work, no matter how little known you are and no matter how little your budget. Using social media…

Promo Opp. – Author and Book Blogger Promo Days on my Facebook Page

Due to time constraints and the need to focus on getting more books into production, I’ll be spending less time blogging. As a result, my “Twenty-Five Years Ago Today” and “Sink or Swim Interview” guest author features will be significantly cut back. They’re not being totally eliminated, as I’ve promised spots to a few authors…

What Kids Taught Me About Writing

I hope everyone has enjoyed their long weekend so far. Just a quick note to share that I have a special guest post running at the blog Motherhoot. If you haven’t discovered this great blog yet, it’s a place where you can find a lot of moaning, groaning and laughing about family life. My post…