Well, my latest Kindle promotion has come to a close. Based on the results, I'm disappointed but there were many aspects of this that are my own fault and the rest I leave up to indie author suppression across social media due to pay to play and the ass backwards algorithms that make it impossible … Continue reading Full Disclosure | Marketing My Books at $.99 Was a Complete #Failure
Or am I just wayyy behind the times? (Seems more likely) Do you video? I recently posed this question to the #WritingCommunity hashtag on Twitter but only received one real response. However, that's a very popular hashtag so it's easy for individual tweets to get buried in the stream. My question is: do you think … Continue reading Is #Video the New Way to go for #Authors?
Let me start off by saying this definitely isn't a rant and I'm not complaining...much. You'd think after self-publishing eight books, I'd have this whole marketing thing figured out. Of course, I thought I did BEFORE but now, times have changed and so have most of these platforms. Now I'm not saying some super marketing … Continue reading Even After Eight Books | Book Promoting is HARD!
HAPPY SUNDAY! Recently I stumbled upon a new smart phone APP called Periscope by Twitter. If you haven't seen it or tried it yet you really need to check it out. Periscope allows you to see or share what you're doing in real time from anywhere in the world. Yes, it's live streaming anywhere in … Continue reading I’m So Excited to Have #Book #Scents on the #Blog Today!
https://www.thunderclap.it/projects/24769-hoist-the-colors-mates Hey everyone, Sorry to interrupt your day…well okay, no I’m not because I really need your help with something. I have a new book launching on April 14, 2015 and I’m trying something new this time called Thunderclap. First of all, it’s FREE and EASY. You just click on the link and sign up … Continue reading DEMONS & PEARLS On #Thunderclap! Can You Help Me Hoist the Colors?
Some things just defy explanation. Just accept them and go forward.This morning on my break I was on what I call a Twitter thank you binge. What I do is instead of just sharing someone's Twitter handle with the words thank you or just their Twitter handle saying "follow this great person" or something of … Continue reading Art and Heroes – A Morning of Goosebumps and Amazement