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Children's author Peggy Thomas discusses the impact that e-readers will have on writers and marketing of the end product.
Great stories are populated with great characters. Book with three dimensional characters fly off the shelves, are placed on e-reader wish lists, and are bought on the first day they are released. You want to take time to extensively develop your characters, but how do you start?
If you can tweet it in 140 characters, you can say it on camera in 15 seconds. That's the concept behind Viddy, a great tool that authors can use to introduce themselves to new audiences. Creative authors are also using Storify to create robust, reader-friendly posts that can include plot descriptions, blog posts, videos, photos, and more. Both tools are free and, though they weren't created for authors, provide exciting new vehicles through which writers can connect with readers. This webinar will cover the fundamentals, plus suggest techniques tailored for self-published authors.
Robert Dugoni, New York Times Bestselling author of legal thrillers, describes what readers and publishers expect of Thriller books. He discusses story pacing, writing a series versus a single book, and the number of books expected each year.
Indie author and BookExpo America correspondent, Steve Piacente, walked away from New York City and the largest book industry trade show in North America feeling pretty good. The mood was positive, and there was plenty of room for both independently and traditionally published authors. He sees the Indie rebellion gaining momentum because technology has enabled self-published authors to reach directly to prospective readers with no agents or established publishing houses in between. Authors are taking advantage, and some are breaking through. BEA itself has recognized this and catered to the movement. Check out this article for some of the key take-aways from BEA 2012.
In this webinar, Steve Piacente will cover the fundamentals of Viddy and Storify - tools you can use to introduce your book to new audiences - plus he'll suggest techniques tailored for self-published authors.
Renowned social selling expert (and self-published author), Jeff Molander, reveals the three success principles that are creating wealth for him, his readers/students and other successful self-published authors. Don't miss this chance to finally make social media sell your books.
Learn how to effectively market your book on Goodreads! Cynthia Shannon, author marketing coordinator at Goodreads, will discuss how to create a stellar author profile, engage with readers, and promote your books. This webinar is for authors just starting out on Goodreads and for those interested in learning about new promotional tools. This webinar is brought to you in partnership with Archway Publishing.
Stop wasting time engaging customers on Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs, and Pinterest. 2013 is your year to discover how to earn SALES from fans and followers. Authors, coaches and business experts CAN use social media to drive sales of books and information products by following a system. Renowned social selling expert (and self-published author), Jeff Molander, reveals the 3 success principles that are creating wealth for him, his readers/students and other successful self-published authors. You cannot afford to miss this chance to finally make social media sell your books and info products!