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by Diggi
January 8th, 2013, 3:00 pm
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Where Do You Get Legally Usable Blog Pictures
Replies: 22
Views: 12313

Re: Where Do You Get Legally Usable Blog Pictures

A German site with tons of Public Domain pictures: http://pixabay.com/de/editors_choice/ And I made some which are free to use, too on my Website.
by Diggi
December 21st, 2012, 8:44 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Where have all the Review Bloggers gone?
Replies: 9
Views: 4257

Re: Where have all the Review Bloggers gone?

The amount of self-published authors who have come to me DEMANDING reviews of their book, is astounding. CV I think this is the point -> demanding to be reviewed...When you see a person in real life, you won`t go directly to him/her and ask, if he/she can review your book. You would first try to le...
by Diggi
December 21st, 2012, 8:31 am
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: Amazon - publishing e-books without rights?
Replies: 2
Views: 1501

Re: Amazon - publishing e-books without rights?

So Brian Keene has some good advertising with that story :)
by Diggi
December 20th, 2012, 1:53 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: What's your best social media site?
Replies: 15
Views: 7954

Re: What's your best social media site?

On Goodreads, readers can show their friends, what they read, and they get suggestions for new authors and titels. Authors can promote their ebook. Bookrix offers the possibility for authors to upload their ebook for free, or to sell it (in this case it is a distributor) on Amazon, the iBook-Store a...
by Diggi
December 17th, 2012, 10:43 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Does Social Media Make Us Nicer?
Replies: 10
Views: 3203

Re: Does Social Media Make Us Nicer?

I think, it is like every new invention: there are some good things and some bad things about it. In the end it helps extremly to stay in touch with each other, and thats why Social Media won`t disappear in a couple of years. One really strange thing is that young, introverted outsiders unlearn to i...
by Diggi
December 17th, 2012, 10:30 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: What's your best social media site?
Replies: 15
Views: 7954

Re: What's your best social media site?

Well, there is Goodreads, Bookrix, Youtube for Book-trailers and Video reviews, Amazon, and I started with the english version of my ebook-platform.
by Diggi
December 17th, 2012, 10:03 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Do you have an author page on Facebook?
Replies: 16
Views: 3872

Re: Do you have an author page on Facebook?

Is there anyone who has got more traffic on his site or more sales since he started his own fanpage? How effective is it for unknown writers, and is it worth the time you spend for it?