10 Websites You Need To Create Awesome Author Stuff!

By Rachel Thompson | Blog

Feb 08

eszterhazyschnitte-626109_1280Here’s a round up of some GREAT articles I’ve discovered recently to find all that stuff you are always Googling — resources for free photos, infographics, awesome holiday contests, creating visuals, social media tips, and more. I’ve done the work putting it all together for you — now you need to go and use it!

27 Superb Sites with Royalty Free Stock Images For Commercial Use via Verve

35 Free Graphics Programs via Mashable

Blogging Toolbox: 120+ Resources for Bloggers via Mashable

Top 10 EASY Ways to Make Picture Quotes for Facebook & More! via Louise Myers How-To Graphics (awesome site, BTW)

10 free tools for creating infographics via Creative Bloq rose-615281_1280

12 Facebook Contest Ideas for the Holidays: Infographic  via Louise Myers

Why Building an Email List is Essential for Authors via the book designer

50 Tweetable Twitter Tips, Tricks and Facts via social bro

7 Pinterest Marketing Tips to Improve Your Visibility via socialmedia examiner

5 Google+ Tips to Improve Your Networking via social media examiner

Which sites do you love? Please share below!

Originally posted on BookPromotion.com

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About the Author

Rachel Thompson is the author of newly released BadRedhead Media 30-Day Book Marketing Challenge: How to energize your book sales in a month - created to help authors market their book. She is also the author of Broken Places (one of IndieReader's "Best of 2015" top books and 2015 Honorable Mention Winner in the San Francisco Book Festival), and the multi award-winning Broken Pieces, as well as two additional humor books, A Walk In The Snark and Mancode: Exposed. She owns BadRedhead Media, creating effective social media and book marketing campaigns for authors. Her articles appear regularly in The Huffington Post IndieReader.com, The San Francisco Book Review (BadRedhead Says…), 12Most.com, BookPromotion.com, and Self-Publishers Monthly. Not just an advocate for sexual abuse survivors, Rachel is the creator and founder of the hashtag phenomenon #MondayBlogs and two live Twitter chats: #BookMarketingChat (co-hosted with TheRuralVA, Emilie Rabitoy) and #SexAbuseChat, co-hosted with C. Streetlights and Judith Staff. She hates walks in the rain, running out of coffee, and coconut. She lives in California with her family.

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T.O. Weller February 9, 2015

I just came across this brand new post today, and it has some great ideas for our blogs: “My 23 Best Types of Blog Posts That Grab Attention” (http://www.makealivingwriting.com/23-types-blog-posts-that-grab-attention/)


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Norah Colvin March 23, 2015

Awesome! Thank you!


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