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How to Effectively Manage Your Social Media Platforms as a Writer By Meg LaTorre

Being an author no longer means only writing. The publishing industry is competitive. Specifically, traditional publishing is far more difficult to break into than it used to be. Writers not only need to query an agent with a polished, nearly shelf-ready manuscript, but in order to stand out in a query box amongst hundreds of …
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5 Tips for Promoting your Book on Facebook by Anne Dayleview

Whether you are self published or traditionally published, there will come a time when you must face the dreaded… marketing!! One of the most powerful tools at your fingertips is Facebook Ads. While spending money on an ad may seem scary, especially if you are like most authors and don’t have Hogwarts money, Facebook can …
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Author Platform: What Social Media Platforms Should Writers Use? By Meg LaTorre

Choosing the right social platforms Whether you’re published or yet-to-be-published, it’s important for writers to build an author platform right away. Author platforms are essential for both traditionally- and self-published authors in today’s modern world. But what social media platforms are the best avenues for your books? If you missed the first blogs in my …
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Facebook Algorithm Changes & the Struggling Author by Terri Main

“Meaningful Content” Facebook algorithm changes. For many years, Facebook “Author” Pages have been a mainstay for authors wanting to promote their books. It was a source of nearly free advertising. Five or six years ago, something posted on your page could be seen by 30-50% of those subscribed to your page regardless of the content …