Social media can be fickle at times and we agree that trying to keep up with the changes and improvements can feel like a full-time job. But if we drill it down, success on social media comes down to a handful of very simple lessons.
Do you believe in multitasking? Most busy authors and freelancers do because, in their mind, it’s the only way to “get things done.” However, numerous studies have proven that multitasking is a myth and those who swear by it really don’t actually get more done. Truth-be-told, those who multitask may be making more movements, but […]
Images are everywhere online these days and they are especially prevalent on social media giants like Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, and blogs. As a business professional, have you ever looked at those eye-catching photos with text and wondered, “How did they do that?” Today’s online audience wants, and expects, bold and vibrant images that grab attention, tell a story and entices them to want […]
I have a blog…now what do I write about? As an author, trying to figure out what you can blog about (and do it frequently and consistently) can be more daunting than the writing/publishing process! If you’re part of a business, company or organization, this step will be easy to determine. Your blog would be […]
Writing a publishing a book is a remarkable and admirable milestone. It’s also like starting a business because, let’s face it, being an author is a business. That being said, creating content that centers around your business is an effective marketing tactic because blogs give authors a platform in which to discuss products, share upcoming […]
Let’s face it, finding images online can be time consuming and expensive. Yet, you’ve written the *perfect* article and all it needs is that sweet kiss of photography to really set it apart. Fear not, we bring you good news! There are several image sites available online that offer up free high definition photos for you to use. While it might be hard for you to find them with random online searches, Authors.biz has gone to the trouble of finding 5 Excellent Sources For Copyright Free Images & Stock Photography for you and putting them into one, short post. Cool beans, eh?
Social media marketing is one of the most powerful tools business owners have access to. It allows you to connect with your audience. You can engage and build a community around your business or literary work. Is your idea book buyer a parent? A business person? A musician? A teacher? A teen? If you answered […]
Have you ever wondered what those highly successful people have that you don’t seem to? Or maybe you are one of the successful people and you’re curious as to how your personal habits and outlook have influenced your success. Some of their success may be due to luck, but much of it comes from cultivating […]