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Category: Getting Social
Introducing–Cheesecake Reader Lounge!
Dear Readers, For those of you who are crazy Facebook addicted, I’ve started a private Facebook group called the Cheesecake Reader Lounge. It started as a conversation with another author, went to a conversation with readers and after putting our heads together, I decided this was the way to go. Read More
Goodreads: Making it work for you
Welcome back to my Social Media corner! Regardless of your stance about whether authors should review, comment or interact on Goodreads, I think every author should control their digital footprint when and where we can. Everything I am going to suggest in this post can work fro someone who wants Read More
Email: Social Media buttons.
Welcome back to my Social Media corner! This week’s post is done on request. I was taking an online class where everyone emailed a list and the messages are sent out to everyone subscribed to the class. When I send a message there’s a row of social media buttons, Read More
Facebook: Newsletter subscription tab.
Welcome back to the Social Media Corner! A few weeks ago I discussed setting up a Newsletter using MailChimp. This post will build off that one, using the built in functionality of MailChimp along with Facebook. I won’t go through how to set up a new tab on Facebook. We’ve Read More
Social Media posts are returning!
I started off really strong doing these, but then I was blindsided by a book that had to be written, throwing off all my timelines and plunging me into a bi-polar dream world where I was living my wildest writing dreams and my own version of author hell. I think Read More
Newsletter: Setting up MailChimp
I’m breaking from talking about Facebook for a minute to discuss how to set up MailChimp for newsletters. Why? Because the next Facebook Page article I was writing explained how to add a newsletter sign-up form to your page… but what if you don’t have a MailChimp account? What Read More
Facebook: Having a social media corner.
I decided after using two different Static HTML aps on Facebook that I much preferred the ap produced by Woobox for Static HTML. This was the first one I used in the setting up a Bookshelf tab. 1. Setting up another page using a previous ap. To add a second Read More
Facebook: Setting up a Bookshelf.
Hello Dear Reader and Writers joining me again today! Last week I gave a brief introduction, mostly listing out some tools that will be useful and hopefully explaining the purpose of these blogs. Today I’m going to talk about how to set up a Bookshelf area on your Facebook page. Read More
Opening the Social Media Corner!
Hello Dear Reader and Writers joining me today! So last week on one of my author loops, where we discuss super seekrit writing things, like… chocolate and the power of a good cider, someone posted a link to another unrelated author’s Facebook page. She had this super cool Bookshelf like Read More