This article, reprinted from the Bulletin, explores the various aspects of social networking and how a writer can use them to help promote herself.
Posted by Richard White for Writer Beware
Dear New Publisher:
You may have noticed people discussing your company on various web sites. Normally, this would be a good thing, I mean, free publicity, right? But, when you go to these sites, they may be discussing your company in unflattering terms and asking all kinds of questions about your ability to get books into bookstores.
Congratulations to @CatValente. The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland won the CultureGeek award for Best Web Fiction. http://bit.ly/5GaILQ # If you have a topic or question that you particularly want covered at the Online Panel ask it by the 20th using #sfwaGBS #
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America, Inc., will host an online panel discussion regarding the proposed settlement between Google, Inc., and the Authors Guild, Inc., and other class action plantiffs.
Congratulations to SFWA members Nnedi Okorafor and Andrea Hairston who received Carl Brandon Parallax Awards at a ceremony at Arisa this weekend.
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Cate Gardner, Tracy S. Morris, Joanne Merriam, Jim Chines, John Scalzi, and Kim Mackey!
RT @ewillett has posted a link to his story "Je Me Souviens" at Crossed Genre's "Post a Story for Haiti." Read donate! http://bit.ly/5NiGAe # RT @NataniaBarron: My post is up at The AGC : Stories for Haiti – A call to readers and listeners: http://bit.ly/5dVUF1 # Congratulations to @categardner who sold a story to the […]
Member News for Jennifer Brozek, Diana P Francis, Ari Marmell, Shiloh Walker and Garth Upshaw!
If you have any interest in nominating for the Hugo Awards, remember that the deadline for purchasing an Aussiecon4 membership is January 31, 2010. Nominations must be received by 13 March 2010. In order to participate, you must have purchased an Aussiecon 4 membership by 31 January 2010 or have been a member of the 2009 Worldcon, Anticipation.
Congratulations to SFWA member @jenniferbrozek who sold, "The Cost of Job Security" to "Masters of Horror" anthology by Triskaideka Books. #