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Today’s Tip: Create a Free Slideshow Video Using YouTube


Jul 7, 2014 Today's Tip , , 3 Comments

By: Linda Fulkerson There are a lot of great reasons to use video on your blog and social media profiles. Video keeps the viewer on your site longer. There is less competition for ranking in search engines for video, so it increases your “findability.” Video can be used to inform, educate and entertain your viewers. Videos can be in a variety of types – animated white board videos, cartoon videos, standard videos, slideshow videos and [...]

How To Customize Your YouTube Channel


Jun 13, 2014 Today's Tip , , , 1 Comment

By: Linda Fulkerson YouTube offers a lot of customization options for channels, such as a featured welcome video, playlist displays, and embedding live links to your website and social media platforms right into your channel cover art. And when you upload a new video to YouTube, it’s important to take advantage of the optimization features, such as including a keyword-rich description and title as well as properly tagging your video. Today’s Tip is actually two [...]

Sprucing up the YouTube Channel


Jun 10, 2014 Blog , 0 Comments

By: Linda Fulkerson After making yesterday’s tutorial video and mentioning my YouTube channel, I decided to give it a facelift. The next video training I make will teach you how to spruce up YOUR YouTube channel. (You have a YouTube channel, right? If not, no worries, I’ll show you how to get one – it’s FREE!) Oh, and while I was in video mode, I made a fun promo video about Joe Author. Here it [...]

Book Marketing with Hashtags


May 16, 2014 Today's Tip , , , , 0 Comments

By:Linda Fulkerson #Hashtags are showing up everywhere! Some people are annoyed by them, but savvy marketers are using them. Big brands have begun using hashtags in commercials and other advertising. Creating and using a hashtag for your books and blog is a great idea. It’s quick. It’s easy. And it’s free. What exactly are hashtags? You’ve probably seen those little # signs included in posts, and if you’re using Twitter, then you are probably quite [...]

Today’s Tip: Record a Chapter


May 13, 2014 Today's Tip , , , 0 Comments

By:Linda Fulkerson Have you ever been to an author’s book reading? Or have you ever experienced hearing an author read from his or her own book or writing? Perhaps you’ve done this yourself- read aloud to others the words you strung together. The spoken word is a wonderful way to experience written words. Today’s tip shares a way YOU can create a simple recording of your work and post it online for absolutely NO cost! [...]