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40 Ideas for Writers to Post on Social Media

Welcome to Part 4 of Social Media for Writers. In this post, I provide 40 ideas for writers to post on social media.<p>For your reference, here are the …

Authors: Learn How to Create Shareable Facebook Content

My Personal Facebook Tips<p>As usual, this week’s episode includes summaries of several blog posts with awesome Facebook tips.<p>Engagement – the goal of …

Social Media

Authors: Enjoy Social Media Success with These Tips

<i>You’re reading the text version of the Social Media for Authors Podcast, Episode 34 published and copyrighted by Frances Caballo every week.</i><p><i>As usual,</i> …

3 Ways Indie Authors Can Use Social Media to Attract Readers

Independent authors are in a good news, bad news situation when it comes to book discovery.<p>The good news is that there are a growing number of ways -- 44 to be exact -- that readers discover new books, which means there are more opportunities to get in front of the ideal book buyer. Those new …

Social Media Changes Authors Need to Know

Have you noticed all the changes occurring on social media?<p>Sure, every day there’s a tweak here and there but these are exciting.<p>But here are some …

Pinterest Update: More Ways Authors Can Use Pinterest!

Just over a year ago, one of our favorite authors, Steve Piacente, did a great post: 8 Ways Authors Can Use Pinterest” –and showed us many of his own …

Twitter for Authors: Favorite, Retweet or Reply?

The question comes up a lot – is it better to “favorite” a tweet you like, or “retweet” it. And what about “@reply?” Here’s the least you need to …

Cool and Not So New Social Media Networks for Indie Authors by Frances Caballo

Do authors need to pay attention to the coolest new social media networks on the block?<p>Or should you wait to see whether they take off or fade away …

10 Quick and Easy Digital Marketing Tools for Authors

Digital Marketing for Authors<p>1. Amazon Bio<p>2. Amazon's Author Central Data<p>3. #AmazonCart<p>4. Goodreads Bio<p>5. Goodreads Giveaway<p>6. LibraryThing<p>7. Skype …

What Authors Should Know about Pinterest

Did you know … that Pinterest is the social media site that retains visitors the longest … did you know that Pinterest has a higher conversion rate …

Using Twitter For Local Book Signings

The other day on our Facebook authors group we were talking about using social media to get more people to your book signing. I asked how many people …

7 Book Marketing Predictions that Authors Should Pay Attention to in 2015

The new year is a time to look at the future and where the book market will lead us, especially as we see more integration of digital tools and …

Writing

How To Write An Effective Book Tweet

“How do I write an effective book tweet?”<p>“What hashtags do you use for marketing your book on Twitter?”<p>“What works best to sell a book in a …

Tips for Marketing Self-Published Children's Books

Social media and other online tools have made it easier than ever for authors to connect with readers, but they’ve also made it more difficult for …

What Do I Say On Social Media? 23 Conversation Starters for Authors

By Edie Melson @EdieMelson<p>I'm constantly being asked for ideas of what post on social media.<p>It's important to use those updates as a tool to start a …

Twitter Quick Guide for Authors

How to use Twitter to promote your book and author brand.<p>There are so many options for authors to promote their books online. It can be a little …

7 Reasons Why Twitter is Awesome for Writers

Everyone familiar with me here on this blog already knows that Twitter is my absolute favorite social media network.<p>If I had to choose between …

Social Media

3 Terrific Insider Email List Building Tips to Help Authors!

Joe Brewer asks what a fiction writer can offer as an email subscriber list-building giveaway that isn’t merch. Information? Special stories just for …

Create the Perfect Facebook Ad

I’m about to unveil a Facebook campaign we recently rolled out at Digital Marketer… and it’s not your average campaign.<p>I’m not only going to show you …

15 New Social-Media Templates to Save You Even More Time With Your Marketing

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Imagine having a quick and fast way to get up to speed with social media or to get your work done in less time (and with more confidence).<p>When I’m in a pinch or into something new, one of the first places I turn is toward a template. I’ve built a stash of …

Proofreading Tips & Tools for Social Media Content Writers

The success of social media content writers is practically dependent upon thorough proofreading. If you skip this part, your writing and marketing …

How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide for Writers

So you want to start a blog?<p>If you’re a writer, it makes perfect sense: You can use a blog to serve as your author platform, market your book or find …

Blogging

Interview Mark Diehl Author of The Book of Eadie

I did Twitter. Now, on to Facebook! My page is struggling. I have 549 likes but I lose one or two likes each week. My posts reach about 10 people on …

SEO For Authors

SEO For Authors<p>Everyone is telling you to blog more and write more articles for your audience. The one problem is no one knows about your blog. It is …

Authors: How to create a free smartphone optimised 'showcase' for your books

"Our behaviour as consumers is evolving." This comes from a recent report on the exponential rise in smartphone use, which predicts over six billion …