7 ways to make Facebook chats painless

 
Have you been thinking about doing some author brand building or book promotion

Create a Word doc/OneNote/Evernote page with everything you’ll need for the chat like pre-drafted posts, images, links to your books, your other social media, sign up for your newsletters etc. Have it open and ready for your chat so you can just […]

Five tips to promo your book on social media

Welcome to Social Media Saturday!
Today we’re talking about how to tell people about your book, new book release, event, etc, without being an irritating spammer.

Here are 5 tips to do that effectively:
You don’t have to be shy about promoting when you do it the right way.
Here are five tips that I’ve found work really […]

Five Tips easy for using Social Media Successfully

Welcome to Social Media Saturday!
In The Coffee Break Guide to Social Media for Writers I talk about how the core of social media is to actually be social. But how do you do that in the age of automation and spam?
Here are five tips to social media success:

1. Posts that actually provide real value.

If […]

#TwitterFiction – I just might try it

Twitter.
Love it or hate it, Twitter is a very popular place for superfans to stalk, uh, find their favorite authors.
I have lots of fun in the land of 140 characters because I’m an instant gratifaction kind of girl, and (hopefully) I can actually talk to people.
What can an author do on Twitter?
I talk all […]