Category Archives: Marketing

MY FIRST BOOK-SIGNING EXPERIENCE – PART 1 by Stacy Hoff

On March 14th I had my first book signing event ever. I was scared stiff to read four small pages of my first book, DESIRE IN THE EVERGLADES. Me, facing a large audience? Ack! Between my anxiety over this event, … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret 8 – How to Hashtag on Social Media

I’m a social media marketer in my day job in addition to doing websites. Consequently I like to keep up on trends and collect cheat sheets that will keep me straight on all the social media platforms. Just by looking … Continue reading

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Old Dog, New Social Media Tricks by Stacy Hoff

On the eve of my forty-fourth birthday, am I too old to learn social media? According to my twelve-year-old son, the answer is a resounding “yes.” Then again, he only cares about Instagram, so what the heck does he know? … Continue reading

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CT Authors Night at the Bozrah Farmer’s Market by Susan Hanniford Crowley

I want to thank the crew of CT Authors Night at the Bozrah Farmer’s Market. Being there was a delightful experience. I met a lot of great people, sold books, and the music was great.  Though I chose not to eat, my … Continue reading

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Swag

We all love little presents.  Who doesn’t love to get something for free?  How many of you go to Samn’s Club or Costco at just the right time to get those yummy food samples? Swag does the same sort of … Continue reading

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More Than You Think

I have often written in my blog articles that writing is so much more than a few words on many pages that make up works of ours. I’ve told you all about a completely different side to writing which involves … Continue reading

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Blog Hops and More

I’ve seen a plethora of blogs lately discussing the use of blog hops and despite combing through various websites, I still have no idea of their usefulness. They seem the most necessary of evils for most authors as we love … Continue reading

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