Friday, May 31, 2013

Author Twitter Tweets for the Week of May 30th


AuthorU ExtravaganzaAuthor smarts: Get the CDs and DVDs from the Author U 2013 Extravaganza … order yours today!     http://ncrsusa.com/cgi-bin/store/main-authoru.html


The professional writer says, ‘It is almost certain that most of what I write will not resonate with most people who read it, but over time, I will gain an audience who trusts me to, at the very least, be interesting.’ ~ Seth Godin


Today,
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 http://rsrn.us/youpublish.  You can also go to the Home page of http://www.AuthorU.org, 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  '


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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 dld.bz/c8REP

15 Questions for #authors- Should You #Self-Publish? http://t.co/2lqmgIF5NT

12 Tips for Authors from Association for Psychological Science http://t.co/gTSuxdlGHD

Infographic: 5 Key Book Publishing Paths”  http://t.co/YQugCRpCrj


Writing
For fiction: Example of a synopsis for a thriller: “Ransom” tinyurl.com/apeqmrf

Savvy writing and author advice from Stephen King and why he doesn’t watch Mad Man. http://ow.ly/lqMRL

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! http://ow.ly/lpi0f

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: http://ow.ly/lpp71

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

How to share books & eBooks with soldiers overseas–Memorial Day should be every day: http://t.co/d89qOPgs76


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. http://rsrn.us/youpublish  or you can download directly from the AuthorU.org website.

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