Thursday, October 31, 2013

Halloween Twitter Tweets for #Authors!

It’s many adults favorite day … Halloween. Do you dress up—for work or later, or do you just ignore, nibbling the candy that your co-workers put out …or secretly hope the stuff disappears quickly? 

Don’t forget … if you are in Colorado … The #AuthorU BookCamp is TWO weeks away … get registered on the website–discounts disappear tomorrow. There are 30 reasons why you should. BIG ones!

Today, Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on deep sales that return big book bucks for Authors. Judith Briles will focus on creating a book celebration—whether it’s the launching or ongoing
signings/events. 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!

“Branding and images go hand-in-hand. What mental image
imprint does your name, your book, create in your buyer’s mind?” Judith Briles

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

#author tips:16 Easy Ways to Increase Retweets on #Twitter-charts/research you can use now!

Heidi Cohen roundup on all things in #branding-an #author must do, must have-here’s 30 definitions.


What did 20 plus famous #authors say before they died? Here tis:

#author and #writer tips on smashing through writers block:

Social Media and Marketing Strategies

#author smarts: 10 Simple Ways to Improve Your
#Facebook Page Engagement

Do you know difference between #PR and #Marketing for
your #books? They aren’t the same: @HeidiCohen has wise
tips that close the gap.

#author tips on courting catalog sales for your #books
from @bookgal.

Everything you need to know about @LinkedIn’s plan to
take over your email [Oh-oh!]

If you want DMs, read: #Twitter Solves The Follow-Back
Tango, Enables Direct Messages From All Your Followers

Cool and Sometimes Goofy or Unbelievable!

Kinda cool–robots, all types, at work and play–lots of #photos.

Bonus: Last week’s Your Guide to Book Publishing with Judith
Briles deep- dove into why your Klout is critical and how the influence your create within social media now trickles into multiple facets you haven’t thought about. Hot tips and strategies. Listen in. or you can download directly from the website.

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