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Judith Briles
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Is there a book in you?
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Do You Want Publishing Legal for almost FREE?

HEADS UP ... Tomorrow, registration cost pops up for the FINAL meeting before summer arrives and the September Extravaganza. No serious author should be missing the Saturday, June 3rd gathering. Be there if:

• You want to avoiding lawsuits that anything in your book could generate.
• You want to know what your publishing rights are.
• You want to know about copyrights and trademarks.
• You want to know when a cease and desist letter is appropriate and how to write one.
• You want to understand what fair use is and what your safe zones are.
• You want to avoid the the most common landmines that authors routinely stumble on.
• You want to SAVE over $1,000 by being there on Saturday, the 3rd.

Stop procrastinating--get your body and mind to the meeting. Continental breakfast included. Discount rates for AuthorU.org Gold members. http://bit.ly/PubLegal
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The ISBN Dilemma … Should Authors Buy Their Own?
WOWSA! Such a deal … buy your ISBN for only ten bucks … who wants to pay $125?  The real questions are: are they legit ISBNs? Or, are they knockoffs? Or, are they a re-sale? And if they are a resale, are they being sold by an approved resale outlet? Are the...
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NOTE: we will not be videoing this session due to the remote location. If you are in Colorado, be there.

Take advantage of the early bird discount for awesome AuthorU combo program: EVERYTHING you need to know about audiobooks; create a professionally produced audio clip of up to 3 minutes FREE; and then, deep dive into how to use Bublish to market your book. A home run April 1st program is coming to Colorado … and we will video… so if you aren’t here, register, you will get the video. Details and Registration: http://bit.ly/CreatingAnAudio #selfpub #ebooks #audiobooks #authoru
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There are several book award possibilities that have deadlines coming up. If you have an eBook, smart authors will enter the Global eBook Awards that Dan Poynter created.

"Do You Have an eBook? How about Entering the Global eBook Awards?"
http://bit.ly/2nJrxdz #authoru #ebooksawards
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Is Your Author Photo a Selfie or Professionally Done?
What photos are you using on your website? How about for media? Or, a speaking engagement? Are they oldies, but what you consider goodies? Could they be more than five years old? Your picture says a thousand words: what you do; who you are; what you love to...
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"Is Your Author Photo a Selfie or Professionally Done?"
Your Author photo is critical. Bypass the selfie mode—Invest in yourself and your book and get one done by a photographer who “gets” authors.
http://bit.ly/2mp2Tht #authoru #authortips #PR
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Book Review Secrets -- What to Do and Not to Do in Getting Them Today
In the U.S. ,  over 70% of books are sold through the Amazon channels. Book reviews are considered “essential” to have, yet Amazon has taken an aggressive posture in removing many that are posted: many from legitimate book buyers/owners and some from phony ...
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Have You Matched UP Yet with Amazon Yet?
Have You Matched UP Yet?  It’s a Happy Birthday month to Amazon for its creation of the Kindle / Book Matchbook program. Two years ago, Amazon quietly launched the Matchbook program. Designed to push print books … the bonus is that a buyer can get the eBook...
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7 Rules to Avoid Author Self-Sabotage
As the political season enters the final month,   we have all been overloaded with accusations, innuendos and a variety of interesting and inventive side steps and blatant untruths. Some of you are appalled by it; some of you have been amused by it; some of...
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6 Tips To Increase Discoverability and Book Sales
Are you that author who regularly shouts “buy my book” on Twitter and Facebook? If this is your idea of book promotion, you need to get comfortable with the fact that your personal brand is “salesperson.” That’s fine if your books are about how to sell thin...
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