Writer’s Tips – Book Trailers, #BookBub Ads, Book Covers, Plot Twist!

Welcome to my first edition of Writer’s Tips for 2021. I’ve had lots of time to read and curate some terrific articles from writers, bloggers, editors and publishers all encompassing helpful tips for Indies and Bloggers – marketing tips, book covers, editing, #Bookbub tips and more!

 

From the blog of Anne R. Allen – Tips on making book covers look professional

5 Tell-Tale Signs of an Amateur Self-Published Book

 

Kathy Steineman on how to cut unnecessary filter words

https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/basically/#comment-8060

 

Diane Tibert (aka McGyver) on her Self-Publishing series from Scratch, how to and why you should have a Website

https://dianetibert.com/2020/12/29/self-publishing-from-scratch-article-4/

 

Sally Cronin is sharing some easy to absorb, helpful tips for using Twitter

https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/2020/12/28/smorgasbord-cafe-and-bookstore-newauthor-marketing-tips-making-the-most-of-twitter-by-sally-cronin/

 

Nicholas Rossis with a helpful tool to create book trailers

https://nicholasrossis.me/2020/12/01/recordcast-a-free-tool-to-create-your-book-trailer/

 

Ruth Harris on the blog of Anne R. Allen with a succinct list of apps and tools to design your own book covers

DIY Book Covers Have Come a Long Way — How to Create Professional-Quality Covers with Design Apps.

 

From the Writing Cooperative – What should I look for when editing my own writing?

https://writingcooperative.com/editors-explain-what-should-i-look-for-when-editing-my-own-writing-a06d5d975bf0

 

Best BookBub Ads from 2020 – What sells?

The Best BookBub Ads of 2020

 

Five Crucial Tips for Writing Plot Twists – Nicholas Rossis

https://nicholasrossis.me/2020/12/09/5-crucial-tips-for-writing-plot-twists/

 

How to animate your book covers by Harmony Kent at the Story Empire

https://storyempirecom.wordpress.com/2021/01/18/how-to-animate-your-book-cover/comment-page-1/#comment-129406

 

Well, those are a lot of links, but as I know, there is something for everyone, and I know I am grateful for those in our community who share such helpful information. I can’t help but pass on the goodies. Enjoy!

 

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