Best of the Web Tips for the Week of Jan. 24, 2011

by | Jan 28, 2011 | Book Marketing Basics

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Here’s a roundup of some of the best book marketing Tweets during the past week, to provide you with some ideas and inspiration. These tips come from bloggers, marketers, authors and others and include: mobilizing your Facebook fans, Twitter marketing, query letter do’s and don’ts, selling your book on mobile phones and more. We hope you find these useful!

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Query Letter Do’s and Don’ts

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  1. Stanford @ PushingSocial

    Hey Thanks for adding me to your weekly list. I hope the folks here can use the info!

  2. Paula

    You’re welcome, it was really good information we wanted to share with our readers!



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