1.  Thanks to Chris, the Story Reading Ape for this info on how to promote your video trailer on social media:

How to Promote Your Video Trailers on Social Media – Infographic…

2.  Felix from Felix the Fox Mysteries gives his opinion on marketing books:

Sales Model of an Indie Author

3.  Thanks to Kristen Lamb for these tips on how to grow your author blog:


4.  Good one here from A Writer’s Path, giving 150 DIY tips on marketing your book:

150 DIY Ways to Market Your Book

5.  Chris Syme at  Digital Book World informs us of 3 new changes at Facebook that authors need to know about.


6.  Thanks to Sue Anne Dunlevie for these tips on growing your blog:


7.  13 different types of content for your blog from The Millionaire’s Digest:


8.  Thanks to Jens Thoughts for these 50 sites for indie and self-published authors:


9.  Interesting info from Kristen Lamb about why your book isn’t selling:


10.  A new way of crowd-funding by Susan Toy and Seumas Gallacher:

…GoReadMe!… m’Lady, Susan M. Toy’s fabulous idea for Authors and Readers…

11.   Thanks to A Writer’s Path for ’10 Things My Blog Taught Me.”

10 Things My Blog Taught Me

12.  Check out this writing competition via Bridget Whelan to win tickets to a literary festival:

Writing Competition to win festival tickets

13.  Good advice here: 15 tips for self-publishing the second time around from Suzanne Rogerson:


14.  Thanks to Smorgasbord for these autumn book and blog promotions.  I shall definitely be taking Sally Cronin up on her offer!


Thanks to Chris, the Story Reading Ape, Anita Dawes & Jaye Marie, Eternal Scribbler, Don Massenzio, Lizzie Chantree, Mystical Writer,  Kim’s Author Support Blog,  and Pearls Before Swine, for the re-blogs.