Thursday, June 5, 2014

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of June 5

It’s Thursday at  

On June 1st, General Jim Hall passed away—he was one of Author U’s first members and the author of Parachuting for Gold in Old Mexico and the to be released, Korea

For those wishing to attend services, they will be at:

Funeral Mass & Reception

Friday, June 6
11:00 am
Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Parish
18000 E. Arapahoe Road
Foxfield, CO  80016

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Hall Family Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 461377, Aurora, CO 80046.


Author U - Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on a variety of tips and tricks for a DIY publicity campaign as well as working with a publicist. Judith’s guest is Julie Schoerke with JKS Communciations. Last week, Judith and Kelly Johnson identified a dozen “wow” websites that authors need to know about and how to use them. This week it’s all about great websites and apps for your to use.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 can also go to the Home page of, scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and are instantly there!  

There’s a Tech Tool Box next week on the 10th … 3 spots left.  You can attend remote if out of the area or in person… details on the website.

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
  • #Authors ... have your checked out your #book competitors... always a good idea?

Social Media and Marketing Strategies

  • check out 5 hot things from the new #twitter format... #author alert:
  • #authors- Do You Make These Online Marketing Mistakes with your #books? via @JFbookman
  • The entire text of your #novel on a poster! What a wild idea-great gift for an #author!

  • For #writers ... what comes first: tips to guide you: #authoru

Cool and Sometimes Goofy or Unbelievable!
  • Fun … French bulldog pup finds delight in doorstop [video]

Remember … 

you can listen to over 100 programs that Author U Founder Judith Briles has created for your book and authoring success:, scroll down and click on any of the past shows—just click and you are instantly there! Or you, can go to the radio show’s home page and do the same: