The Top 5 Twitter Memes Authors Need To Know

The Top 5 Twitter Memes Authors Need To Know    Let’s get this out of the way first: it’s pronounced meme, like theme. Here, listen to this: http://youtu.be/3dErjFPTarc (it’s Greek — go argue with them).   Meme can mean a lot of things, like a viral pic (remember ‘ridiculously photogenic guy?’), video (the infamous RickRoll),…

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Key Insider StumbleUpon Hints & Tips You Must Read Now

StumbleUpon Hints and Tips Today’s guest post is by Natalie Sayin, author of The Turkish Travel blog. She enjoys wasting time on social media sites and has an addiction to lemon meringue pie. In this article, she talks about her experience with Stumble Upon and shares her hints and tips for using it. StumbleUpon is…

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What Is Your Pinterest?

What Is Your Pinterest? by Naomi Blackburn, BadRedheadMedia.com, @badredheadmedia, social media

Please welcome guest blogger Naomi Blackburn. Naomi is an excellent resource for authors on how to market our books. She writes frequently for bestelling author Terri Guiliano Long’s blog . Naomi is founder of the Goodreads group Sisterhood of the Traveling Books, as well as the Nordic Noir group, dedicated to discussing Scandinavian mysteries. This year, Goodreads ranked her…

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AdWords: How to Influence with 95 Characters or Less

  BadRedhead Media is happy to welcome J. P. Thompson, The AdWords Guy (and well, my guy, too) to the blog today for part 2 in his Adwords series.  He’s got over 30 years of sales and marketing experience and he’s here to share some thoughts on AdWords. Grab a coffee, sit back and learn! Enjoy!…

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Bad Reviews Suck. Why I Don’t Care.

BAD REVIEWS SUCK. WHY I DON’T CARE.  (Note: I’m happy to share that the San Francisco Book Review picked up this article. Read more here!)   Let’s talk about reviews, shall we?   We’ve all read instances where an author acts poorly in the face of a one or two-star review. It’s usually referred to…

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TOP 5 REASONS BLOGGING IS CRITICAL TO YOUR SUCCESS!

5 REASONS BLOGGING IS CRITICAL TO YOUR SUCCESS    I’ve been blogging since 2008. I even based my first book, A Walk In The Snark, on essays originally written on the blog. For me, blogging was (and still is) my very own place to do or say what’s on my mind.   And there’s always…

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BRANDING ISN’T YOUR BEST FRIEND: IT’S YOUR NEW LOVER

What is branding?    I’m asked this question a lot by authors.   It sounds painful and scary, doesn’t it? Well, I’m here to tell you it’s not and you’re probably already doing it.   Have you identified your genre? Sure you have! Do you have topics you’re passionate about? Of course you do.  …

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