platform, Writing

Platform Tips––Part IV

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We’ve been discussing “platform” and what it means to aspiring authors, and defined it as influence and measured in terms of “discoverability.” Dividing a stage into four parts, each week, we’ve been talking about one section of platform. The first section was a blog. Section two was social media. Last week I talked a bit about the different social media and what they represent. Section three is marketing. Click to Tweet #amwriting #platform

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publishing, Writing, Writing Resources

Writer’s Resource – The Sell Your Novel Tool Kit

sell your novel tool kitBy Elizabeth Lyon

The publishing world has changed in the last number of years. This book was originally published in 1997, but came out as a paperback in 2002. Publishing has changed a lot in twelve years, but there is still a lot to be gleaned from this book.

The subtitle is “Everything you need to know about queries, synopses, marketing, and breaking in.”

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