Authors pass out business cards at conferences like Halloween candy…by the handful. And why not? Business cards and bookmarks are cheap marketing tools for their books. Everyone is a potential reader. Every author, agent, and editor, a potential contact. But what about writers? They don’t have books to market. Some may not even have a website. The answer. Yes! Yes, yes, yes. And here are
Website updates are time consuming, but who cares when it’s so fun. Although, I have to be honest, my changes came from some great info I got at LTUE. One of the panels was on Branding Yourself. A lot of the focus was on having your site reflect your personality. Take a glimpse at the former site, but only a glimpse because it’s that bad.
The sad truth is that a writer’s job is very confining. We sit a computer most the day (in our pajamas, no doubt), we read when we aren’t writing, and listen to podcasts and audiobooks during our chores and workouts. Other than going to the store, the post office, and other errands, we’re lucky when we go out for anything other than writing. It can