|11-03-2010, 11:23 AM||#1|
Are the stars right yet?
Join Date: Sep 2010
Need some Facebook love
Self Promotion Removed... put it in the wrong place. Sorry.
Last edited by williemeikle; 11-03-2010 at 01:35 PM. Reason: Self Promotion Remove
|11-03-2010, 11:32 AM||#2|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Why does this remind me of the fanfic writers who say "I won't post another chapter unless I get 10 good reviews"?
|11-03-2010, 12:16 PM||#3|
Join Date: Aug 2010
Device: Sony Reader PRS-600
I've been bombarded with e-mails from people I barely know who at some point "friended" me and then nag me to vote for some stupid Facebook promo. I don't even use Facebook. I had it when I worked as a rabbi but now that I'm a full time freelance writer, I have no use for it and have considered dropping the thing all together. Okay, my rant about this business is over. Go ahead and "like" the thing if you feel so inclined. I personally ignore all these requests (again, my personal feeling on the subject and no intention to offend anyone who is a diehard Facebook fan or a die hard fan of this publisher).
P.S. And yes I know, that's a rather odd career path. I'm one of those odd people who has held around 18 different jobs in various industries from computer guru to rabbi to paralegal to teacher and now professional writer. One of these days I'll do a book on the subject
|11-03-2010, 01:14 PM||#4|
Enjoying the show....
Join Date: Jun 2008
Device: A K1, Kindle Paperwhite, an Ipod, IPad2, Iphone, an Ipad Mini & macAir
Ooooh!!! I see a poll coming up!!!
|11-03-2010, 01:14 PM||#5|
Join Date: Mar 2010
Device: Kindle 2 International & Sony PRS-T1 & BlackBerry PlayBook
I think perhaps you meant to post this in the Author Self-Promotions forum.
|11-03-2010, 01:23 PM||#6|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Device: Liseuse: Irex DR800. PRS 505 in the house, and the missus has an iPad.
What is an indie author to do but use the networks at his/her disposal to promote his/her work?
Annoys the hell out of me this sort of self-promotion and I won't ever respond to it.
If you don't like it you can just ignore it - you don't need to give the OP a hard time about it.
Sheesh, I'm just so full of contradictions.
|11-03-2010, 01:43 PM||#7|
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Weatherford Texas
Device: Samsung Galaxy S3
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