Looking for the Indie Author Hop?
June 13th to 19th
Hosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer & Krazy Book Lady
I'm giving away an ebook of my YA fantasy, The Waiting Booth. Molly Zenk is co-hosting this giveaway with her new release,
90 Cats and No Litter Box In Sight. CLICK HERE TO ENTER or scroll down to yesterday's post.
Confessions of a Writing Class Junkie
I admit it. I’m addicted to taking writing classes. Although I’m not taking a class at the moment, I find myself constantly searching for the next one. There is such a wide range of topics and expertise online that I’d like to share the ones I’ve discovered. The classes I’ve taken were all inexpensive and loaded with information.
Click HERE to read more at the DSRA blog.
Hang On To Your Wallet
We talked a little about marketing and book swag last time. I chose one of the least expensive items in marketing when I went with my romance trading cards for a giveaway item. As a reminder, I paid $59.10 total for 2000 cards from www.gotprint.com. I've used them for giveaways and sent them to two author/reader conferences for bags.
I've given away larger items for marketing purposes. During my blog tour in April, I offered a grand prize of a Kindle Touch eReader or Nook Simple Touch (approx. $100) . I also offered romance trading cards from my books to 20 winners. Using the Rafflecopter widget, I was able to track my return on investment (ROI) of this giveaway. Click HERE to read more at Gloria Richard's blog.