Are you using social media to get reviews? One of the purposes of having set up your social media channels is to promote your book. This includes getting reviews. Whether you are engaged on ONE channel or a dozen, that is your choice and depends on your communication preferences and time constraints. Channels could include: […]
Kindle Instant Previews (aka Look Inside) Kindle Instant Previews allows you to embed full samples of your books directly onto your blog or website. The preview is similar to the Look Inside feature that lets customers preview samples of both kindle and print books before making a purchase. Not only does it add functionality to […]
Need some quotes for your twitter account? Here are some great quotes specifically for writers. All you have to do is click on “the bird” and send out the tweet. Let me know if you have any great tweets specifically for writers. I’ll add them to the list. If you LOVE using […]
POST UPDATED: FEB 3, 2017 If you only plan on posting to less than 20 groups a few times a month, do it manually. If you have a virtual assistant they could rotate daily posts to up to 50 groups. However if you plan on posting to more than 50 groups it will become […]
Though Twitter was never meant to be a “search engine,” it is actually has a very good search function that can help you find your tweets and see who is Re-tweeting you. Start by going to twitter.com. You can ignore the invitation to create a new twitter account, or log into your account. […]
My customers are constantly asking me “How-To” do this, that and the other thing, so I finally decided to create a curated list of great WordPress how-to videos and tutorials. I’ll keep adding to the list as I find new or updated information.
Pinging is a way for websites to let search engines, feed aggregators, and social networks know that your website or blog has been updated. Be sure NOT to get banned!
Website visitors land on 404 pages because they’ve clicked on, or entered a broken link, or have tried to access a page that no longer exists on your website. If visitors are landing on 404 pages on YOUR site, you are likely loosing traffic. Here is a 404 page at its ugliest . . . […]
Do you love FREE? I sure do, and this WordPress plugin is one of the best bargains on the planet. If you want to sell your books, info products or other goods on your website, the Simple Paypal Shopping Cart Plugin will make the entire process fast and easy. I used to install Paypal buttons […]
Facebook Ads I’ve run Facebook Ad campaigns for some of my clients either to build their Business Page subscriber numbers or to drive traffic to a product or service. I’ve considered using Facebook Ads to promote books several times. Each time I rejected it because the potential cost of the ads just didn’t make sense […]