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What about social media marketing?
and why do we do it? Social media marketing is nothing new. Authors have been using it for years. I personally have been marketing my work on social media since the early 2000s because it was the only thing we could do and feel successful. Trad pub was still king at that time and SM was still very new. Today, by the same token, it has become so popular and to be honest, overused, that most folks don’t like to even talk about social media marketing. Marketers ruin it for all of us, so says Gary V and I honestly
Blog: 970th post!
and where do I go from here? I have been blogging on this site for a very long time. I have been writing for a long time too, with a few hiatuses in between. Are you a blog lover as I am? Do you blog too? I would love to see yours. Drop a comment and link to yours below. As for me, I am not certain what I will do when I reach 1000 blog posts, and that may well happen sometime in the next year or so. I never thought of an end game. But yall, all good
What I Know: Post Con Wrapup
Post-Con – what I know I am back from the con, and I survived! Ha-ha–there should be a tee shirt that says “I survived ________ con.” It is a really exhausting experience for those of us who are not used to being “peopled” all day. You feel mentally drained. I also felt physically drained after spending 14 hours in the car going and coming. Thank God for my pal, Linda Rettstatt. She is an excellent driver, and we had a great time talking about writing and books on the trip. My post-con advice would be to be sure to drink
Book I have been reading and you should get
Sometimes an author has to post about the great books they have been reading. I am doing that today. I love, love, love these books and the authors who produced them. They have been on my podcast – which you can go to here in order to get more in depth about the books and the authors – and by way of transparency, they are not paying me in any way, shape, form, or fashion to say these things. These are truly great books, and I hope you will check them out. THE CHARM BRACELET by Viola Shipman Blurb: Through
Mystery Books and Authors I Love
Welcome to my book list. Here are some books I love by authors I enjoy reading. Jan Burke— Irene Kelly Mysteries including Goodnight Irene and Dear Irene Patricia Cornwell–Kay Scarpetta Mysteries including Postmortem and Cause of Death Cleo Coyle — Coffeehouse Mysteries including On What Grounds? and A Brew to a Kill Janet Evanovich–Stephanie Plum Mysteries including One for the Money and Two for the Dough Anne George–Southern Sisters Mysteries including Murder on a Girls Night Out and Murder on a Bad Hair Day Sue Grafton–Kinsey Milhorne Mysteries (also known as The Alphabet Mysteries) including A is for Alibi and