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Enhance Your Career: The Power of Groups (17 minutes)
Posted Oct 28, 2010
  From Blogger to Author: How Bloggers Get Book Deals, and What This Means for Publishing (1 hour, 18 minutes)
Posted Dec 1, 2006
When people work together, incredible things can happen. We'll show you how forming or joining a group can help you get a job, become a better writer, and have a happier, more productive life.  more details

For Authors, Intro, Crash Course, Personal Development
  Authors Julie Powell, Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, Michael Malice, and Robert Rummel-Hudson join literary agent Kate Lee and editor Laura Mazer to discuss how blogs can turn into lucrative book deals.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, Creative Writing, Digital Media & Tech, Promotion, Blogging, Recorded Event, For Authors
 
How to Throw a Digital Book Party (26 minutes)
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  How to Promote Yourself on Facebook (36 minutes)
Posted
Got a new book to promote? Social networking can help. Get people talking, blogging, and tweeting about your book by following these easy, tech-savvy tips from mediabistro.com's founder and expert community organizer, Laurel Touby.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Digital Media & Tech, Promotion, Twitter, Social Media, For Authors, Crash Course, Intermediate
  Want to reach a few million people without spending a cent? Whether you're publicizing your blog, book, business, or just your own cool self, Facebook can be your new best friend.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, Promotion, New Media, Social Media, For Authors, Intro, Crash Course
 
How to Create and Maintain an Author Website (20 minutes)
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Your online presence starts with your personal site. Learn what to post and how to keep readers coming back.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Creative Writing, Digital Media & Tech, Promotion, Blogging, Social Media, For Authors, Intro, Crash Course