Resources and tips for the self-published author.

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When and How to Build Your Author Platform

by Auburn Seal  •  March 16, 2017

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All successful self-published authors talk about the importance of building a solid author platform to ensure successful book marketing. But what does that really mean? I’m going to tell you specifically what an author platform should consist of and when you should begin to lay the foundation. I’ll start with when. That’s the easy part.

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How to Promote Your Book on Twitter and Maximize Sales Without Embarrassing Yourself!

by Auburn Seal  •  August 23, 2016

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If you are a self-published author, you have likely discovered that you need to become your own marketing expert as well. And if you are marketing in 2016, you understand the importance of tapping into the amazing resource that is social media. There are some basic tips every author should know about Twitter before they

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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.

#Indiechat Workshop with Miral Sattar – Writing Your Twitter 140 Character Book Description

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  May 28, 2015

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    We have a very special topic for Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 6/2/15!

Publishing News Roundup Series: Messy Details and Twitter Publishing News

by Maureen Crisp  •  March 30, 2015

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There has been a lot of messy activity this week involving publishing.

How to Join a Twitter Chat

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  January 26, 2015

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Want to join in on our Twitter chat, but need some help figuring out how to join in on a chat?

#IndieChat – How to Tweet Effectively with Buffer

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  November 23, 2014

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We’re excited to have Nicole Miller, @nmillerbooks, as our guest on Tuesday’s #IndieChat on 10/14/14.

Tips for Authors on Building your Platform on Twitter

by Miral Sattar  •  December 4, 2013

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Last night we had book marketing maven Joel Friedlander as our guest for #indiechat, our weekly Twitter chat for self-published  authors, where he shared tips on how to build your author base on Twitter. 

#IndieChat – How to Run a Successful Blog Tour with Donna Huber and Amy Del Rosso

by  •  October 10, 2013

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Every week we host #indiechat. 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.

Are your Tweets Effective? Tools for Tracking Twitter Analytics

by  •  October 8, 2013

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There are lots of tools out there for social media assistance. We’ve narrowed down a list of what we find are the best tools for authors.