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Publishing News Roundup Series: Playing Nicely Online

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 1, 2016

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  Rejection doesn’t last forever, but social media does.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The Pros and Cons of Social Media as an Author

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 25, 2016

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  Socially Speaking Pic from Flickr Creative Commons / MySignAG   This week I’ve been thinking about social media, mostly because I’m away from it, visiting family. Every now and again it is good to get out and meet people face to face whom you only spend time with on Social Media. Shared laughter and hugs stay with

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How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Book

by Auburn Seal  •  July 19, 2016

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Self-published authors wear many hats and once a book is written, edited, covered, and published, we need to become marketing mavens. Marketing via social media can be exciting since there are so many potential readers using Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram every single day. But it can also be difficult to get noticed. Adding visual content is proven

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3 Pro Tips to Turn Readers into Super Fans

by Auburn Seal  •  June 28, 2016

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We’ve all seen books, some seemingly unlikely ones, launch into the stratosphere. Even those penned by previously unknown authors. How does that happen? It’s usually the combination of several factors: great writing, eye-catching covers, solid book descriptions, effective marketing. What if you’ve done all those things and your book still isn’t receiving the attention it’s

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Webinar 4/5 – How to Master Facebook as an Author

by Auburn Seal  •  March 15, 2016

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REGISTER FOR THE FREE WEBINAR I’m excited to announce the next FREE webinar offered by Bibliocrunch on April 5th, 2016 at 4 PM EST. Facebook marketing is still one of the most effective ways to reach and engage with readers. In this webinar, we’ll show you how to use Facebook as an author to promote

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Bibliocrunch Has an Instagram!

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  October 13, 2015

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    Its here! We finally have an Instagram!


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The Addiction of Social Media for Writers

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 3, 2015

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    This week we are talking about the addition of social media for writers.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Author Self Promotion and Social Media

by Maureen Crisp  •  April 27, 2015

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This week we finish digesting Indie ReCon, and learn about how to self promote as an author with out becoming a spam monster.


#Indiechat – Managing Books With BookVibe’s New Tool

by Miral Sattar  •  January 23, 2014

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This week on #indiechat the company @BookVibe  will be our guest. BookVibe will be sharing details about how to use their new Alerts tool which helps authors manage their social media mentions. You can read more about BookVibe in the blog post we wrote about in last December.


#IndieChat – Twitter Tips for Authors with Joel Friedlander

by Miral Sattar  •  December 2, 2013

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As many of you may know we host #indiechat every week. We invite industry experts and authors to discuss and share tips on the indie and publishing landscape. #Indiechat is held every Tuesday at 9pm Eastern. You can check out our previous chat logs on BiblioCrunch Storify.