Friday, May 31, 2013

Author Twitter Tweets for the Week of May 30th

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Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on all things that make you into a marketing guru and influence maker. Award winning author Lisa Alpine will be will be Judith’s guest–the topic is all about narrative non-fiction writing and publishing. Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific 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  You can also go to the Home page of, scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and you are instantly there!

Here’s your Top Ten Tweets for the past week  '


Tweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are Author U’s Top Ten Tweets from the past week that you may have missed …

Success & Resources

Book Design, Internet Marketing and the Nature of Human Consciousness

15 Questions for #authors- Should You #Self-Publish?

12 Tips for Authors from Association for Psychological Science

Infographic: 5 Key Book Publishing Paths”

For fiction: Example of a synopsis for a thriller: “Ransom”

Savvy writing and author advice from Stephen King and why he doesn’t watch Mad Man.

Social Media and Marketing Strategies

Is your #book cover tired, old, or just not working? A makeover may be just the perfect thing to rejuvenate your baby!

Cool and Sometimes Smart General Info

It’s summertime-and the driving can be loose and easy-and accidents happen. Here are smart tips if one does:

Are you traveling this summer? Get inside hotel tips from the author of Heads in the Bed.

How to share books & eBooks with soldiers overseas–Memorial Day should be every day:

Bonus:  Last week’s
Your Guide to Book Publishing was with Lisa Alpine and “told all” about creating characters and marketing for fiction. Listen in.  or you can download directly from the website.

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