Friday, October 27, 2017
- What to expect from your editor
Finding an editor that you “mesh” with is great, but it’s more than proper comma placement and sentence structure. What you really want is someone who isn’t afraid to tell you the truth about your book. What should you really expect from your editor?
2:15 pm – 3:00 pm, The Meadows
Panel led by Jo Michaels and Tia Silverthorne Bach of Indie Books Gone Wild
- Social Media & Marketing 101
With so many options, what is the best way to get your book in front of readers? Learn more about social media marketing, Facebook & Twitter ads, GoodReads, and more. It’s more than posting “buy my book” for readers to take an interest in you. You want to gain followers that care.
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm, The Meadows
Panel led by Jo Michaels & Zoe Blake
- Building Blogger Relationships
Bloggers work hard to promote the books they love and the authors that take the time to build relationships with them. Blogging is more than their hobby, it’s their job. They take it seriously and so should you. Learn more about how to approach bloggers and how to build relationships with them.
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm, The Meadows
Panel led by Gia Guido of Amazeballs Book Addicts, GLBB Official Blog Sponsor and Amanda Miracle of City & Book Blog
- Author Branding
It’s more than just a logo and a slogan. Your brand is your reputation. Learn about ways to build your brand and protect your reputation. Topics include: professional branding, social media presence and online etiquette.
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm, The Meadows
Panel led by Christina Barr & M.R. Polish