Twitter for authors? Absolutely. It’s the hottest social media for authors. And if you are an aspiring author, you need to be there now. Don’t wait until your book comes out. Build a following and gather momentum so you can make an impact upon launching your book.
Crowdsourcing information, promoting your book, connecting with other writers—you can do it all with a few taps of the keyboard! Here, we speak with author Cathy Turney on how authors can use Twitter strategically to enhance your presence, reach more readers and sell books!
Getting Started: The First Steps to Authoring a Twitter Book Tweet This
Charlotte: What inspired you to write Get 10,000+ Twitter Followers? Is this a system you’ve been developing until you could write about it? Or did inspiration to author a book about Twitter come at a specific moment?
Cathy: I actually wasn’t planning to write about building my Twitter following. But I was at a Women’s National Book Association get-together where we went around the room telling about our current projects and as I was describing my next real estate book, the president said, “Tell us about how you got 10,000 Twitter followers—that’s what we want to hear about!” And everyone said, “Yes!”
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