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My Three Top Social Media Usage Tips REVEALED!

October 17, 2010

Tags: Blogging, Facebook, Social Media, Twitter, Writing

Like many children's authors, I've become increasingly
"social" and "present" online for a variety of reasons. These include: (1) To connect with fellow writers, illustrators, editors, agents, librarians, teachers--and other lovely book people, and 2) To have an "online presence" which I have learned is crucial to keeping informed and to building my "brand".

So, as not to let my social media participation turn into "social media madness," I have adopted a few "usage" tips along the way. They are nothing fancy schmancy, (or should I say Fancy Nancy?), but they work for me. (more…)