3 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS MATTER BY JANE FRIEDMAN From Tony Eldridge's Marketing Tips for Authors. blog.marketingtipsforauthors.com/
5 TIPS FOR USING HUMOR IN YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA By Jason Miller of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/5-
7 NEW WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR GOOGLE RANKINGS By Jim Lodoco of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/7-new-ways-to-
7 PLATFORMS CHANGING THE FUTURE OF PUBLISHING By Kirstin Butler. brainpickings.org/index.php/2011/06/28/7-
9 WAYS TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO LAUNCH A BOOK ByMichael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/9-
26 TIPS FOR USING IMAGES TO ENGAGE FANS AND FOLLOWERS By Debbie Hemley of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer
FREE EBOOK: 99 TOOLS TO HELP YOU GENERATE LEADS WITH SOCIAL MEDIA From HubSpot. hubspot.com/free-ebook-99-
FREE EBOOK: THE ESSENTIAL STEP-BY-
STEP GUIDE TO INTERNET MARKETING from HubSpot. hubspot.com/essential-guide-
HEAR WHAT THE PUBLISHING INSIDERS HAVE TO SAY Penny Sansevieri, CEO of Author Marketing Experts, Inc. - and her guests - offer tips and insights into the industry at Publishing Insiders on Blog Radio. Shows are archived and can also be downloaded on itunes. blogtalkradio.com/
HOW TO GET STARTED WITH GOOGLE+, YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE By Kristi Hines of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/
HOW TO MEASURE THE RETURN ON SOCIAL MEDIA CONTESTS By Ben Pickering of Social Media Examiner. Scroll down to the example of Mike Stelzner's contest designed to create awareness for the release of his book Launch. http://www.social
FREE EBOOK: HOW TO MONITOR SOCIAL MEDIA IN 10 MINUTES A DAY from HubSpot. hubspot.com/social-media-monitoring-
IT'S A DIGITAL WORLD NOW writersdigest.com/article.
MASHABLE Social and digital media, technology and the Web - tools for the writer. mashable.com.
SOCIAL MEDIA ETIQUETTE FOR WRITERS By Robert Lee Brewer from his blog "My Name Is Not Bob." robertleebrewer.blogspot.com/2011/07
SOCIAL MEDIA EXAMINER This newsletter presents information about social media like Facebook and new developments in the field. socialmediaexaminer.com.
HOW TO TRACK TWEETS, FACEBOOK LIKES AND MORE WITH GOOGLE ANALYTICS By Tim Ware of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/how-to-track-
21 DANGEROUS BLOGGING MISTAKES (AND HOW TO FIX THEM) By Cindy King of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer
AUTHOR TECH TIPS This excellent site explains website basics for authors. I highly recommend this site to all writers, especially those struggling with the "new" technology. authortechtips.com.
COMMENT/NO COMMENT ON BLOGS C. Hope Clark presents another wise article on the art of the blog. hopeclark.blogspot.com/2011/07
GOOGLE KEYWORD TOOL When we write posts or landing pages for our books, we want to use relevant, powerful keywords to help the search engines find the content. blog.marketingtipsforauthors.com/
MEDIA NEIGHBORS We offer real world and e-world solutions to artists, authors, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations by specializing in website development; copywriting & editing; photography & digital imaging; layout & design of page or book; e-book & print book production; and digital and print marketing strategies and products. http://medianeighbours.com/.
TOP 7 REASONS BLOGS FAIL AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT By Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com/
VIDEO TRAILERS A video trailer for your book website can make it more enticing. gwextra.com.
WEALTHY WEB WRITER For online writers.wealthywebwriter.com.
WEEBLY.COM This company offers a free easy-to-use drag and drop website builder with many designs and free web hosting. www.weebly.com.
WHY DOESN'T YOUR BLOG CLICK? Hope Clark of Funds for Writers blogs about how to use sales technique to improve your blog. Essentially, it's about the reader, not about you. hopeclark.blogspot.com/2011/05/.
EMAIL MARKETING Stream Send is permission-based email marketing software. streamsend.com/.
FREE DOWNLOAD: 25 ESSENTIALS FOR EFFECTIVE EMAIL CAMPAIGNS From Lyris. lunar.lyris.com/lunarlanding/default.aspx?source=4422.
MAIL CHIMP This is a free email/enewsletter campaign service with templates. www.mailchimp.com.
5 TIPS FOR DRIVING FACEBOOK FANS TO YOUR WEBSITE by Ben Pickering. socialmedia
10 TOP FACEBOOK APPS FOR BUILDING CUSTOM PAGES AND TABS By Andrea Vahl from Social Media Examiner. socialmedia
FACEBOOK 101 FOR BUSINESS: YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE By Mari Smith from Social Media Examiner. socialmediaexaminer.com
FACEBOOK COMMENTING ETIQUETTE The do's and don't's. allfacebook.com/dos-and-donts
FACEBOOK FOR AUTHORS: SETTING UP AN AUTHOR PAGE, PT. 1 There is a link to Pt. 2 at the end of the article. blog.bookbaby.com/2011
HOW TO SET UP A BRAND PAGE ON FACEBOOK WITHOUT NEEDING A PERSONAL PROFILE readwriteweb.com/biz/
FOUR TIPS TO MAXIMIZE YOUR TWITTER MARKETING socialmediaexaminer.com/4-
GOPOLLGO Ask and answer questions on Twitter. gopollgo.com/.
HOW TO EMBED TWITTER TESTIMONIALS ON YOUR WEBSITE Michael Stelzner's Social Medial Examiner brings us another helpful article by Charlene Kingston. socialmedia
MANAGE YOUR TWITTER ACCOUNT This site shows you who's dumping junk on you, who's not following you back, and who's spamming you.
TOP TWITTER HASHTAGS FOR EBOOK PUBLISHERS by Gary McLaren. These are hashtags that guide you to the information you want. publish
TWITTER TOOLS FOR AUTHORS - TWELLOW AND GRADER authored by Todd Rutherford.Twellow helps you find people with similar interests. Grader ranks tweeple, so you can see which people are followed the most in a particular category. workflowwriting.com/625057/twitter-
USING HASH TAGS IN TWITTER
WHY SHOULD WRITERS USE TWITTER? Many good reasons are given from networking to marketing. worldwidefreelance.com/freelance-