Tag Archives : social media


Exponential growth, shampoo, and word of mouth! (And another opportunity for a copy of Release Me!)

I’m over at Wicked Lil Pixie Reviews today talking about social media and word of mouth and one of my favorite commercials from the eighties.  Most importantly, I’m saying a big thank you to readers who’ve been spreading the word about Release Me.  And giving away another copy of the book! So come on by for […]

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3-2-1 Contact! Or, vetting your website to reach your audience!

I’m blog touring today, and I’m thrilled to have author (and martial arts instructor…cool!) Stephen L. Brayton guest blogging today, and talking about making contact with readers through social media. We all understand, or should understand, how social networking is essential to marketing and eventually, producing sales. We also understand the problem of spam, Internet […]


How to use lists to organize and navigate Twitter

Let’s face it: Twitter can be daunting. Especially if you follow a lot of people. Maybe you’re an author and follow other writers, fans, publishers, agents, celebrities, whoever. Maybe you just enjoy the conversation on Twitter and so you follow a bunch of different folks from celebrities to local businesses to family members. Whether you […]


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Twitter for Newbies (Part 1: Set-up, Following, Tweeting and Responding)

I recently set up a Twitter list for a group of traditionally published authors (myself included) who are selling new and backlist copy in digital format. (You can find us at https://twitter.com/juliekenner/kindleklatch-authors - come on, follow along! You may find an author you love!) In the process, I learned that Twitter is a confusing little birdie […]


Blogshare day: Social Media Myths that Can Cripple an Author Platform

Found this fascinating post over at Kristen Lamb’s Blog. Kristen always has such great things to say about social media … if you don’t already follow her blog, check it out! As the Social Media Jedi for Writers, I am very blessed to be able to speak and teach around the country at various writing […]

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Creating a hashtag column in HootSuite

This is a technical post for the benefit of my fellow students in Kristen Lamb’s social media class (which, by the way, I’m highly recommending!), but obviously I hope that anyone who’s lost in Hoot Suite (an app that I absolutely love) will find this helpful. Several folks have posted on twitter and on our […]