Why Authors Need to Care About Personal Branding

(Please join me in celebrating the virtual book tour of Rahna Barthelmess. Rahna is an expert in branding and personal branding and today’s guest blogger. She is celebrating the launch of her new book, Your Branding Edge: How Personal Branding Can Turbocharge Your Career with a virtual blog tour, and we are happy to host her as she explains why … [Read more...]

The Blessings in Serving Your Ideal Audience

by D'vorah Lansky, M.Ed. I'm reminded once again why it is so important to know who our ideal audience is. In deciding on the topic for the article I would write for our Blog Hop party, this is the lesson I decided to focus on. Knowing who your idea readers are will serve you well as you develop your author platform. Answer these … [Read more...]

Unique strategy for repurposing her Virtual Book Tour content with award winning author Jo Ann Kairys

Jo Ann recently conducted a very exciting book tour where she shared multimedia content with audiences around the globe. She then did something very unique with her blog tour content, which I believe you'll be inspired by! You can apply this strategy to your own blog tour! d Jo Ann Kairys’ Transcript from Audio Interview on … [Read more...]

Author Interview Series: Mal Duane of Alpha Chick on the Power of Teleseminars

Mal Duane is a bestselling Author, Recovery Coach and highly successful Real Estate Business owner. Mal’s book Alpha Chick- 5 Steps for Moving from Pain to Power is an Amazon bestseller and the recipient of the Reader’s Favorite Award, The Pinnacle Achievement Award and the World Book Award for 2012. She has been featured on Fox News, CBS Radio, … [Read more...]

Writing From The Heart by Marianne Soucy

We celebrate the virtual book tour of Marianne Soucy. Marianne Soucy is a Healing Pet Loss Guide, life coach and the author of “Healing Pet Loss – Practical Steps for Coping & Comforting Messages from Animals and Spirit Guides”. If you wish to learn more about coping with and healing after the loss of an animal companion, check out Marianne’s … [Read more...]

Teleseminars for Authors – Workshop Five – Celebrations, Review, and Case Studies

Hi [am4user var=name_f], Welcome to Bonus Workshop Five In this workshop you'll receive an overview of what we covered in the previous four workshops. We'll also celebrate successes and hear specific examples of how authors are using teleseminars to grow their businesses. Bonus Workshop Five: Celebrations, Review, and Case … [Read more...]

Teleseminars for Authors – Workshop Four – Produce a Guest Expert Interview Series

Hi [am4user var=name_f], Welcome to Workshop Four In this workshop you'll discover how repurpose your teleseminar content into a variety of formats. Be sure to join in the conversation, ask your questions, collaborate, and share ideas with other participants, in our private discussion group over on Facebook. Workshop Four: Teleseminar … [Read more...]

Virtual Book Tour Celebration: Lucinda Curran

Meet Lucinda Author of Change Your Life Virtual Book Tour: www.ChangeYourLifeRadio.com.au About Lucinda: Lucinda Curran is the author of Change Your Life" and "Conversations About The Self: Exploring Ideas From Change Your Life Radio and the producer and host of the weekly Change Your Life Radio show. Lucinda has always been a student of … [Read more...]

Teleseminars for Authors: Workshop Three: Hosting Guest Speakers

Hi [am4user var=name_f], Welcome to Workshop Three In this workshop you'll discover tips and strategies for identifying and connecting with guest speakers. Be sure to join in the conversation, ask your questions, collaborate, and share ideas with other participants, in our private discussion group over on Facebook. Workshop Three: Hosting … [Read more...]

Virtual Book Tour Celebration: Laura Laing

Meet Laura Author of Math for Writers Virtual Book Tour: www.MathForGrownups.com About Laura: Laura Laing is the girl who is convinced that everyone can do math. Really. As a self-proclaimed math evangelist, she rejects the idea that you are not good at math. Did you forget the tools that you need to do the basic math required to get … [Read more...]

Dragons, Horse Flies, Computers, and Magic (For Writers)

by Connie Dunn, author of 10 Ways to Develop Characters Enter into the world of characters, where dragons are as common as horse flies and computers lend magic to everything. Imaginations can soar onto your pages and fill spiral notebooks or hard drives. Where else can mermaids dance and sing, or unicorns live in enchanted forests? No matter … [Read more...]

Successful Book Marketing Starts Before You Begin Writing: Knowing Your Audience is Essential

by Bonnie Groessl The first step to successful book marketing is knowing your audience. If you haven’t pre-planned your book, the back-end marketing will be much more work. You can save time and frustration by knowing your audience from the beginning. It’s been said that an average author writes the book they want, and then works at marketing … [Read more...]