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aliza-sherman's picture
Jun.16.2011
In August and then in October, I'll be touring to support my two upcoming books this year: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Crowdsourcing (Penguin, July 2011) and Mom, Incorporated (Sellers Publishing, Oct 2011). In the meanwhile, here are some upcoming appearances:  Jun 24, 2011 - 11:15 AM -...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Jun.08.2011
The advent of social media has increasingly shortened the lifespan of news. What is news today is forgotten tomorrow. Had Jesus been crucified now, he would have been a trending topic on Twitter for just one day. On the internet a reader can select his own news: suddenly he becomes a journalist....
sofia-diana-gabel's picture
Jun.07.2011
Well, I got the final cover for my sci-fi novella e-book (The Clean Slate Accord), a summer release. It's beautiful. I love it. I think the old saying 'you can't judge a book by its cover' isn't quite accurate. Don't we all check out the cover first and then read the blurb? I know I do. It's...
dale-estey's picture
Jun.06.2011
   2011: Where the Imprints Rank on Twitter Publishers' followers pile up By Rachel Deahl It's been two years since PW took the first snapshot of the publishing world on Twitter. In May 2009 we looked at the followings 16 imprints and publishers had on the social networking site. At the time...
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May.20.2011
The Oprah of the Airwaves, Cynthia Brian, and Heather Brittany offer up another great radio program broadcast on World Talk Radio/Voice America and brought to the airwaves under the auspices of Be the Star You Are!® charity. Tune in at http://bit.ly/iyoLRE Will teens be penalized for their crazy...
dale-estey's picture
May.19.2011
The Demographics of Social MediaAd Age Looks at the Users of the Major Social Sites. By: Matt Carmichael In this week's Ad Age, we collected a lot of social media demographics based on actual user profiles, not just Web traffic. But knowing how you love to pass around your #infographics we thought...
nina-amir's picture
May.05.2011
I spend a good portion of my day writing for free, and that’s putting it mildly. I have five blogs; none of them bring in any income—at this point. I have two on-line columns; I supposed I get paid for these if getting approximately .8 cents per click counts, which amounts to $30-60 for...
cynthia-brian's picture
Apr.29.2011
    Island of Dreams, Secret Whispers, LinkedIn, Gratitude at Work, Spring Fling   The bees are buzzing, the sun is shining, and you feel like a new you as you shed the blankets from winters cloak Now it’s time to get your home and garden in order. Find out how to spruce up your...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Apr.28.2011
By ANASTASIA ASHMAN Rounding up zillions of links resonant to our community that cross my screen... These are the kind of things I share *daily* on my Twitter feed -- follow me or get the feed sent directly to your feed reader. The mysterious case of the introverted extrovert -- a phenomenon I too...
sofia-diana-gabel's picture
Apr.13.2011
Sometimes I stop for a moment and think how wonderful it is to know so many talented writers. Not only in my weekly critique group, but also the ones I meet on social media sites like this one. It's quite humbling really. I think all writers at some time think we've created a masterpiece only to...