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Get More Views for your Videos on Instagram AME YouTube Video Cover
Instagram is a fun tool for promoting your book but even better: it’s a great site to upload quick, short, and informative videos. Check out this short clip with Chalene Johnson – filmed at Social Media Marketing World! @ChaleneJohnson explains how to get more #video views on #instagram!Click To Tweet Use #Instagram [...]
Wed, May 27, 2015
Penny C. Sansevieri
Just Love Him, I Guess by Beth Whittenbury
So, I’m trying something new.  I’m doing a book give-a-way on Goodreads.  Let’s see how it works.  Please feel free to enter. Goodreads Book Giveaway Just Love Him, I Guess by Beth Whittenbury Giveaway ends December 15, 2014. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win [...]
Mon, Dec 01, 2014
beth
At a recent high school reunion of sorts, I came directly into contact with my past, a past that at one time seemed like a planned future. But like most things in life, things don’t always turn out exactly as we’d hoped or expected.Edward R. Murrow High School at [...]
Tue, May 26, 2015
Book Marketing Buzz Blog
Everybody loves a bookstore.
What’s the thing that everybody loves and treasures the most? It’s a bookstore. — Jeff Kinney What’s the thing that everybody loves and treasures the most? It’s a bookstore. — Jeff KinneyClick To Tweet [...]
Wed, May 27, 2015
John Kremer
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Marketing is not for wimps or the lazy. I’m a bit of both. I’m so screwed. The Almighty Mailing List I’ve read (and, admittedly, skimmed and half-read—lazy, remember?) a few books and several articles on marketing. They all agree that a mailing list is vital. That’s how you reach your customers. An author’s [...]
Fri, May 15, 2015
Vickey Kall
Today the folks at Securi announced that over 300 Popular WordPress plugins had a security flaw that could allow a website to get hacked in certain situations. It is critical that you update your WordPress plugins immediately. Insecure plugins include plugins such as: Jetpack WordPress SEO Google Analytics by Yoast All In one SEO Gravity Forms Multiple [...]
Mon, Apr 20, 2015
Author Media
Jealousy
Guest post by Marcy McKay, award-winning copy-writer, novelist, short-story author and freelance journalist. - Every writer has experienced this emotion. When ‘it’ happens, your head explodes, rage swirls through you, while an imaginary fist pounds your gut. When? Why? It so happens that overnight, the internet has been buzzing with the latest literary whiz kid, who hit the [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Jonathan Gunson