Author Archive: Sue Canfield

Sue has been working with social media since 2005. She blogs regularly about how to use social media and consults on best social media practices. She specializes in helping authors create and maintain their online presence.

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Teleseminar: Marquina Iliev-Piselli on Email List-Building Strategies that Work

Teleseminar: Marquina Iliev-Piselli on Email List-Building Strategies that Work

Event Date: May 10, 2017 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Marquina Iliev-Piselli discusses Email List-Building Strategies that Work. About Marquina Iliev-Piselli Marquina Iliev-Piselli is the Digital Marketing Director at RiffleBooks.com and an independent author-marketing consultant at AuthorpreneurLaunch.com She helps authors feel empowered, not overwhelmed, by marketing. Since 2007, she has been an author-marketer who […]

Teleseminar: Tina Dietz on How to Harness the Power of Podcasting

Teleseminar: Tina Dietz on How to Harness the Power of Podcasting

Event Date: May 31, 2017 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Tina Dietz discusses How to Harness the Power of Podcasting. About Tina Dietz When she was 2 years old, someone handed Tina Dietz a tape recorder – and that was that! A lifelong love affair was born. Today, Tina is a […]

Recording: Rusty Shelton on Simple Social Media Tips for Book Promotion Success

Recording: Rusty Shelton on Simple Social Media Tips for Book Promotion Success

Join us as Rusty Shelton discusses Simple Social Media Tips for Book Promotion Success. About Rusty Shelton Rusty Shelton first spoke at Harvard University on the changing world of PR and marketing at the age of 23. A successful entrepreneur, best-selling author and noted marketing strategist whose commentary on marketing and entrepreneurship has been featured […]

Member Interview: Alicia M. Smith, author of Common Stones

Member Interview: Alicia M. Smith, author of Common Stones

Name: Alicia M. Smith Book Title: Common Stones Your book’s Amazon purchase link:  Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Common-Stones-glimpse-different-acquainted/dp/1462411649 Barnes and Noble: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/common-stones-alicia-m-smith/1123101651?ean=9781462411641  What is your book about? Common Stones is a nonfiction, inspirational, Christian-based book. It joins together a collection of testimonies (including my own)—real stories from real people triumphing over life-altering hurdles. These testimonies are one-hundred-percent authentic. […]

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Recording: Nancy Erickson on How to Develop a Book Concept and Prepare to Write

Recording: Nancy Erickson on How to Develop a Book Concept and Prepare to Write

Join us as Nancy Erickson discusses How to Develop a Book Concept and Prepare to Write. About Nancy Erickson Nancy L. Erickson is known as The Book Professor because she helps people who aren’t professional writers to plan, write, publish, and market their high-impact nonfiction books that can change lives, save lives, or transform society. The books not […]

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Book Award Winner: Diabetes: From the Ebers Papyrus to Stem Cell Technology

Book Award Winner: Diabetes: From the Ebers Papyrus to Stem Cell Technology

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Author Name: Dr. Val Wilson Synopsis This book explores diabetes from the first mention of symptoms associated with the condition in 1536 BC and examines the beginning of medical knowledge as ideas emerged in the ancient civilisations of Egypt, Persia, Greece, Rome, India and China. It describes the appearance of two […]

Member Interview: Bob and Susan Karcher, authors of Who Are the Joneses Anyway?

Member Interview: Bob and Susan Karcher, authors of Who Are the Joneses Anyway?

Name: Bob and Susan Karcher Book Title: Who Are the Joneses Anyway? Your book’s Amazon purchase link: http://www.amazon.com/Who-Are-Joneses-Anyway-Becoming/dp/1630477494/ What is your book about? At one time or another, most of us have heard the expression “keeping up with the Joneses,” referring to a legendary family that has the world trying to keep up with them. […]

Member Interview: Andrew Courtice, author of Education: The American Caste System

Member Interview: Andrew Courtice, author of Education: The American Caste System

Name: Andrew Courtice Book Title: EDUCATION:  The American Caste System Your book’s Amazon purchase link: amazon.com/books education: the American caste system  What is your book about? Changing the AES paradigm to exploit current needs and technologies. What inspired you to write your book? Frustration with solvable educational shortcomings. Can you describe your writing process? Inspired […]

Special Sales: The Buck Starts Here By Brian Jud

Special Sales: The Buck Starts Here By Brian Jud

The term special sales is commonly used to describe sales opportunities outside of bookstores. Also referred to as non-bookstore (or non-traditional) marketing, it can be a profitable source of new revenue. The best way to exploit this opportunity is to divide it into two segments and sell to buyers in each according to their traditional […]

Translate Your Book With Babelcube – Guest Post by Russell Phillips

Translate Your Book With Babelcube – Guest Post by Russell Phillips

Earlier this year, I discovered Babelcube, a translation service that pays translators by splitting royalties between the author, the translator, and the site itself. The royalty split idea is similar to that used by ACX, but rather than the 50/50 split that ACX uses, Babelcube employs a sliding scale (details here). The rights holder of the […]