You’ve decided to content market your self-published book. Yay! It’s the start of an adventure and I’m pleased for you. But before you begin, a warning. You are working alone and unpaid. Don’t make yourself do anything you won’t enjoy for its own sake. Content marketing requires a steady production of content. If you’re not … More Why solo content producers should monitor their feelings
What is going viral? Twitter users have four ways to respond to your tweets. They can: Write a reply Hit the heart button to show appreciation Share your tweet on their page by retweeting it Retweet your tweet and add a comment to it If your tweet is shared thousands of times you can say … More Do you really want to go viral on Twitter?
Hashtags are category labels for tweets. You can use hashtags to advertise your tweets to everyone on Twitter. Look at the photograph. These tweeters use the hashtag #Caligula because they are writing about the Roman emperor’s birthday. The first tweeter, @exprimehistoria, also writes #TalDiaComoHoy (#OnThisDay) to attract Spanish speaking readers who like history. For the … More Twitter hashtags for authors: an introduction
Twitter is a huge marketplace for your fiction. Over 330 million people use it globally. With Twitter you could gain readers on the other side of the world. So, what’s the best way to go about it? Conversation. Twitter is about chatting with others. Effective Twitter users are part of a community of conversation. It’s better … More 5 basic Twitter tips for authors