Saturday, March 23, 2013

18 Links to Writing & Marketing Blog Posts

How to sell your books

Being more open in your bio helps the reader connect. This connection is like opening a door, letting the reader into your world. Let them see your uniqueness. Pick a profile picture that shows a lot of your face; this helps people see you as a person. Similarly, to help them decide whether they want to read your work, give them samples of your writing. Turn on the Amazon’s “Look inside this book” and the Google preview on Goodreads, or give them a free download.

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If you missed my writing & marketing tweets and retweets yesterday, here they are again: 
  1. How to sell your books via Jane V. Blanchard
  2. How to Name Your Characters via @Write_Practice
  3. Anachronisms and Dysfunctions of eBook Front and Back Matter
  4. 23 Ways To Promote Your Blog: @heidicohen RT @elizabethscraig:
  5. "The first key to making a living as a writer is VOLUME." via@RachelleGardner
  6. Simple Ways to Optimize Your Press Release for Maximum Visibility via @Bookgal
  7. Seven Things Unique To Twitter
  8. I’m not Technical Enough to Blog [Misconceptions New Bloggers Have #4] 
  9. 17 Links to Writing & Marketing Blog Posts
  10. Great Scene: "Double Indemnity": @GoIntoTheStory
  11. How to meet readers, give away books and find reviewers @fcmalby via Mystery Writing is Murder RT @woodwardkaren
  12. Choosing Colors for Your Covers  via @PassiveVoiceBlg
  13. Getting What's in Your Head into the Story via @janice_hardy
  14. The Secret of Success: Stop Trying to Be Famous: @JeffGoins RT @elizabethscraig
  15. Writer's Block: Overcome It By Following The Map | Write to Done RT @evelyn_puerto
  16. 4 reasons an agent kept reading recent queries: @petejknapp RT @elizabethscraig
  17. How to Write Interesting Content for a “Boring” Topic via @copyblogger
  18. Grammar-Checking Software Is Soft on Grammar Errors via Daily Writing Tips

I’m always looking for great content to share. If you have a writing and/or marketing blog, or have a favorite that you visit often, please leave a link in the comment section. Thanks for stopping by.

Happy writing & running, Kathy

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1 comment:

Charmaine Clancy said...

Excellent links, thank you!