Get notified when someone mentions your book, name, or business online in blogs, news, or social media posts by signing up for Google Alerts.
In the past, logos came in all different sizes and shapes—whatever symbol best matched the type of service the organization provided. Today, graphic designers have to alter their design to accommodate social media applications. You need to have a square version of your logo to use in social media, such as Facebook, blogs, and other […]
It sounds like a silly question, doesn’t it? An autograph increases the value of a book for the recipient. Your book may be a gift for someone and an autograph personalizes the book and increases the uniqueness of the gift.
When I was a graphic design college student, we were taught to use the AIDA formula to design print advertisements. You want your ad to get noticed in a newspaper filled with ads. The same formula can be used to design effective Facebook posts because you want your post to be noticed on someone’s Facebook […]
Use your email signature at the end of an email to promote your newest book, your writing services, or an upcoming event. You can have multiple email signatures so you can personalize an email with the best email signature for that email.
A good book is like a skirt—short enough to create interest, but long enough to cover the essentials. I’ve heard people say if you just write one page a day, you’ll have 365 pages in a year—enough for a book. Others have suggested that you can take all your blog posts and turn them into […]
An interrobang is a punctuation mark that combines a question mark (?) and an explanation mark (!). What?! It cost how much‽ Are they questions or explanations? Instead of typing two punctuation marks, you can type an interrobang. If you’re preparing a print document, you can find 4 variations of the interrobang in the font Wingdings2. For […]
When you’re looking at the newsfeed on Facebook, which posts do you notice first? If you’re like most people, you notice the photos first. Photos are the most engaging type of content on Facebook, with a whopping 87% interaction rate from fans! 75% of content is photos. With so many photos, how can you get […]
According to a Hubspot survey of 7,000 businesses, companies that blog at least 15 times per month generate 5 times more traffic than those who blog less than 4 times per month. And at the end of the year, you have enough for an eBook; just add an introduction and a few worksheets or assessments.
Since your keyboard comes with a trademark symbol ™, a registered trademark symbol ®, and a copyright symbol ©, why not use them instead of typing the word or using alphabetic approximations such as (TM) or (C).