Persistence is a wonderful trait. Persistence is noble. But persistence can look a lot like stupid.
Tag: Balancing life and work as an author
Jan 26 2015
Writing, The Glamorous Life & Finding Balance in the Madness of Branding
- Balancing life and work as an author, Business for authors, goal-setting, Kristen Lamb, publishing, RDD, Reality Deficit Disorder, Rise of the Machines--Human Authors in a Digital World Kristen Lamb, Social media for authors, social media for writers, successful publishing tips, W.A.N.A.
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Rise of the Machines—Human Authors in a Digital Age
What is a brand? A platform? Why do we need one? How do we get one? Better still how can we create a brand with the power of driving book sales and still have time left to do THE most important part of our job? Writing more books.
This book demystifies branding and social media and harnesses the same passion and imagination we authors use to write books, then uses that to locate and cultivate a devoted fan base. The methods taught in this book can weather any technological upheaval, and is virtually fad-proof. The new cool social site might change, but your platform will remain.More info →
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About Kristen Lamb
Kristen Lamb is the author of the definitive guide to social media and branding for authors, Rise of the Machines—Human Authors in a Digital World. She’s also the author of #1 best-selling books We Are Not Alone—The Writer’s Guide to Social Media and Are You There, Blog? It’s Me, Writer. She’s just released her highly acclaimed debut mystery-thriller The Devil’s Dance.
Kristen has written over twelve hundred blogs and her site was recognized by Writer’s Digest Magazine as one of the Top 101 Websites for Writers. Her branding methods are responsible for selling millions of books and used by authors of every level, from emerging writers to mega authors.