‘publicity’ Category

10 Tips of Book Marketing: Book Reviews [video]

Posted on: June 26, 2014 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: 1 Comment Tags: , , , ,

Literary Publicist Stephanie Barko discusses the importance of book reviews in this short clip. Tip #3: Book Reviews Why are book reviews so important? They are important because... (more)

Web Conferencing for Authors: How to Connect with Your Readers Online

The publishing industry has so many outlets that new technologies are constantly reinventing book marketing and the ways authors connect with readers. For several years now, web conferencing... (more)

Stephanie Barko, Literary Publicist: Which Social Networking Platforms Should Authors Use (video)?

Stephanie Barko, Literary Publicist: Book Promo Class video

Stephanie Barko, Literary Publicist presenting her Promotional Panorama Workshop to members of the Writers’ League of Texas at St. Edward’s University in Austin on 5/25/13. Videography by Nicole... (more)

What Does A Book Publicist Do?

The internet and the democratization of the publishing industry have made it easier than ever today to publish a book.  With so many people publishing material in so... (more)

What Is A Book Publicist?

The internet and the democratization of the publishing industry have made it easier than ever today to publish a book.  With so many people publishing material in so... (more)

Growing A Writing Career – Guest Essay by Angie Mangino

Posted on: September 30, 2011 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: 3 Comments Tags: , , , ,

Writing has been a big part of me ever since I was a little girl writing for my own amusement.  As a woman, I filled many a journal,... (more)

Jim Dent: Sports Books As Films

Today my guest is the New York Times bestselling nonfiction author and former journalist Jim Dent. U. S. residents may comment on this post through August 14 to be... (more)

A Historical Novelist’s Fascination with the Forties

Today my guest is Sylvia Dickey Smith, a historical novelist who is published by a traditional small press in Wisconsin. In this author essay, Sylvia reveals what it... (more)

How To Tank Your Book Proposal

Posted on: August 2, 2011 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: 16 Comments Tags: , , ,

Today my guest is literary agent, screenwriter and entertainment attorney Mike Farris. A few years back, I listened to Mike bring the house down with these witty remarks... (more)