Wednesday, April 10, 2013

18 Links to Writing & Marketing Blog Posts

Getting Reviewed – The Indie Author Condundrum

One of the tenets of book marketing is that you must get your book reviewed. One of the truths about being an indie author is that lots of places—reviewers, publishers, agents—automatically disqualify indie books from consideration. That bitter pill and much gnashing of teeth (mine included) out of the way, there is some light on the horizon. There are still plenty of places that either will review indie books or have no set policy against indie books. So, how do you get these places to give your book a review?

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If you missed my writing & marketing tweets and retweets yesterday, here they are again: 
  1. Getting Reviewed – The Indie Author Condundrum #asmsg 
  2. Indie Authors And The Vanity Publishing Question
  3. Marketing Tips 4 Authors: Get exposure on 'Awesome Indies' by @CliveEaton
  4. How To Get Book Reviews Without Spending (Too Much) Money via @thecreativepenn
  5. How to get bloggers to review your book: A very thorough answer to an important question by Emlyn Chand via Novel Publicity & Co 
  6. How to Get Your Self-Published Novel Reviewed by C. Patrick Schulze
  7. The Most Important Factor in SEO via Daily Writing Tips
  8. Creative Intersections: Pacing and Plotting: @DavidBCoe RT @elizabethscraig
  9. Notes from Tabor Lane: 18 Links to Writing & Marketing Blog Posts
  10. It’s Not What You Know It’s Who You Know RT @TeamMegaphone
  11. How to Write with a Co-Author RT @lynneconstantin
  12. 5 Ideas for Using Pinterest as an Author via @JaneFriedman
  13. How to Write a Memorable Beginning and Ending via Write_Practice
  14. 7 Reasons Your Manuscript Might be Rejected And What you Can Do to Prevent Rejection via @FictionNotes
  15. 52 Top Websites to Post Your Book for FREE
  16. 5 Ways To Add Sparkle To Your Writing: RT @elizabethscraig:
  17. How to Fix Unrealistic Dialogue by Jason Black
  18. The Elements of a Good Mystery: @Fictorians RT @elizabethscraig 

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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