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Here’s a weekly wrap-up of some of Penny’s book marketing events, news, and fun finds! We hope you’re all enjoying the summer season! Join Penny and Joel Friedlander onJuly 27 at 1pm PST for a live FREE WEBINAR. Claim your spot now & get discovered on Amazon!!!! The 4 Most Fun Ways to (Actually!) Overcome Writers [...]
Sun, Jul 26, 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
Who is safeguarding us from the government? Should the news media act as a watchdog on our government?A survey from the Newseum Institute’s First Amendment Center shows 69% believe that journalists should act as a watchdog on the government – well below the 80% of the previous two years. [...]
Mon, Jul 27, 2015
Book Marketing Buzz Blog
Get Your Book Published
I get this question at least five to ten times every week in one form or another: How do I get my books published? Or, sometimes made as a statement: I need help getting my book published. Check out the answer to this self-publishing question: How do I get my books published?Click [...]
Fri, Jul 24, 2015
John Kremer
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
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