"Helping you help your damn self since 2011."

About BadRedhead Media @BadRedheadMedia

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by how to market your book? How to gain the most benefit from social media?

Perhaps many of you feel the same. And that’s where I come in. I learned how to brand myself, pre-release activities required prior to book launch, all about Amazon, and what it takes to make my three books (Broken Pieces, A Walk In The Snark, and The Mancode: Exposed) Number One bestsellers!

Areas of Expertise

Social Media (Twitter is her specialty; also Facebook, LinkedIn, and Visual Media: YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest)

  • Blogging Basics
  • Branding
  • Amazon
  • Author Platform Development
  • Marketing & Engagement Strategy

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Recommended Social Media Tools

Hootsuite - Social Relationship Platform


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Join Rachel every Wednesday 6pm pst/9pm est for #BookMarketingChat! Follow @BkMarketingChat and/or @BadRedheadMedia each week to learn insiders tips and tricks how to effectively market your books.

Don’t miss it!

#MondayBlogs and Why You Should Do It

Established and ongoing since 2012,#MondayBlogs is a meme created by author Rachel Thompson (@RachelintheOC) so bloggers have an easy way to share their posts and connect with other bloggers.

Social Media Audits

Are you doing everything you can to maximize your reach? Your, dare I say, ROI?

Author Resources

A “Cover-to-Cover” list of resources for authors ranging from editing to platform management and even that pesky newsletter thing.


Support resources for those in need of aid from services like RAINN and the #NOMORE campaign.


#SexAbuseChat is a safe place for survivors and their families to talk about their experiences and journey to recovery. Join survivor Rachel Thompson and therapist Bobbi Parish every Tuesday for a place to talk and connect with those who have suffered from sexual abuse.

Tuesdays at 9pm Eastern | 8pm Central | 7pm Mountain | 6pm Pacific in the US.


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