I t’s Friday and that means it’s time to take a trip around the net. This week, I have increased my 10 stops to 15. There have been some great posts and articles for us to chew on. After the 15 posts I highlight, read on to see some interesting upcoming Blog talk Radio programs and some On-Demand podcasts and mp3 you can download for free.
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Now, on to our trip around the net…
1. How to Submit Your Books for Review- Sandra Beckwith invites guest author Dana Lynn Smith to share her knowledge on submitting books for review.
2. List building done right – Twitter, Facebook & Your Website- Roger C. Parker breaks down Phyllis Zimbler Miller’s new report which provides a case study in list building and personal branding done right.
3. How to engage in conversation on Twitter- Phyllis Zimbler Miller gives tips for communicating on Twitter
5. Another Case of Customer Service Stupidity- Shel Horowitz shares a bad customer service experience he had as a reminder of what we as marketers needs to remember.
6. How to Sell More Books to Corporations- Dana Lynn Smith invites guest Brian Jud to explain how we can snag corporations as buyers for our books.
7. Podcast: Ebooks Q&A With Joshua Tallent From EBookArchitects- Joanna Penn interviews an expert in e-book publishing to share everything you need to know about e-book publishing
8. Authors Den To Offer New Benefits to Stable of Author Perks- Carolyn Howard-Johnson shares some news about a new service on AuthorsDen.com: AuthorsDen Marketplace.
9. The BEST Way to Generate Lots of Comments on a Your Next Blog Post- Darren Rowse shares 4 tips on how to generate a lot of comments on your blog post.
10. Good Blogging is like Good Standup- Drew Bennett explains that what makes a comedian great can also make your blog great.
11. How to create a best landing page for your Facebook Fan page?- Dinesh Dhakal walks you through the process of creating a great landing page for your Facebook Fan Page.
12. How To Make $40,000 On Foreign Rights- Penny Sansevieri shares how to cash in on foreign rights with your book.
13. Is Your Blog “Bookmark” Worthy? 5 Tell-Tale Signs- Jennifer Brown Banks helps you examine your blog to see if it’s worthy for people to bookmark.
14. Is Your “Buy” Button in Jeopardy?- Sarah Bolme keeps us up with industry news as she comments on Amazon.com and your “buy button”.
15. The Amazing Power Of Commenting- Hal Brown talks about the power of leaving comments on blog posts.
Listen to great content:
Blog Talk Radio:
E-books: the savior of publishing or the foe? Penny C. Sansevieri, March 9th: 7:00PM Eastern
Getting on Radio and TV Penny C. Sansevieri, March 18th: 7:00 Eastern
Authors Articulating with Jo-Anne Vandermeulen Jo-Anne Vandermeulen, March 9th: 9:00PM Eastern
Yvonne Perry interviews author Jennifer Chase to discuss her new novel Dead Game: Available March 5th
Yvonne Perry interviews authors Marilyn Geary and Jacqueline Jannsen to discuss their book LeaveLight: A Motivational Guide to Holistic End-of-Life Planning: Available March 12th
*18 VIP Panelists speak on everything you need to write, publish and market your book: Via Lynn Serafinn- 5 free mp3s on these subjects:
STARTING AND WRITING YOUR BOOK
PRE-PUBLICATION MARKETING MUSTS
PREPARING FOR PUBLICATION
YOUR BOOK LAUNCH: DESIGNING AND DELIVERING
BENEFITING FROM THE SUCCESS OF YOUR BOOK
That’s it for this week. I hope you all have a wonderful weekend. I will see you bright and early on Monday.