Tag: sharing

Marketing, Platform Building

Effective Social Media Engagement vs. Privacy

Privacy Vs. Engagement

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post about how everything you put on the Internet lingers there forever. Writers and authors need to be mindful that what they post on blogs and social media may offend someone, damage their reputations, or be used against them in some way further down the road. There’s …

Audience Participation, Creativity, Writing

Audience Participation #3

Audience Participation #3

Here’s our next shot at a little audience participation, fun, and creativity boosting. Use the image above as a prompt for a story, blog post, article, poem, or whatever you want to write. Post your piece (or a portion of it, if that makes you more comfortable) on whatever online service you use (Tumblr, your …

Audience Participation, Writing

Audience Participation #2

Audience Participation #2

Here’s our second shot at a little audience participation, fun, and creativity boosting. Use the image above as a prompt for a story, blog post, article, poem, or whatever you want to write. Post your piece (or a portion of it, if that makes you more comfortable) on whatever online service you use (Tumblr, your …

Audience Participation, Writing

Audience Participation #1

Prompt 1

Okay, here’s our first shot at a little audience participation, fun, and creativity boosting. Use the image above as a prompt for a story, blog post, article, poem, or whatever you want to write. Post your piece (or a portion of it, if that makes you more comfortable) on whatever online service you use (Tumblr, …

Platform Building, Productivity

Social Media for Introverted Writers

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I am a card-carrying introvert. Always have been. Until recently, this hasn’t been a problem. I’ve surrounded myself with a small group of friends, avoided parties, and managed to get to the point where I can work from home as a freelance writer, thus avoiding the extroverts around the corporate water cooler. In other words, …