QR Code Test – Bleeding Edge Marketing Lessons Learned

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

I always enjoy testing out new things. So when I had the opportunity to test the performance of QR codes in a relatively controlled environment, I couldn’t resist. Here is what I did and the results. The Environment: Balticon 45, An established 4-day yearly convention put on by the Baltimore Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers […]

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Article on Platforms Published on AWP

Monday, May 9, 2011

I’m happy to announce the publication of my article, Building a Professional Platform: A Brief Overview, as the featured article for the May 2011 edition of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Job List. It’s a members only publication, but you can view a pdf version here. I’m really happy about how the article […]

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Communicating with Your Readership: Building an Email List – Part 1 of 2

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Full Series Communicating with Your Readership: Building an Email List – Part 1 of 2 Communicating with Your Readership: Effective Emailing – Frequency and Format – Part 2 of 2 This article appeared in the September/October 2009 issue of Writers’ Journal. It’s part 1 of a 2 part series. View “Communicating with Your Readership: Building […]

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Marketing for Writers: A Practical Workbook Now In Print

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

“Competition in the publishing industry is fierce. Swamped editors and agents are looking for reasons to say no. To get noticed, your manuscript needs to be more than perfect: you need a platform and a solid marketing plan. Marketing for Writers is the much demanded product of my marketing courses. These tested concepts and worksheets will help pave your road to best-seller status.”

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Angela’s Column “Computer Business” January/February Issue Released

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

The January/February issue of Writers’ Journal is now available! Pick up your copy today so you don’t miss the second segment of the three part series on Blogging. Angela’s column has run since 2007 and addresses the electronic issues concerning marketing for today’s writer.

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What is a Squeeze Page and Why Does a Writer Need One?

Friday, August 22, 2008

Internet Marketing for Writers Turns Ugly

Okay. It doesn’t have to be ugly. In fact, the more successful squeeze pages are actually quite attractive and useful. (See my post “Do Squeeze Pages Really Work?.”)

But What is a Squeeze Page?

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