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Get some marketing ideas and insights from these popular book marketing tweets, courtesy of bloggers, marketers, authors and others. The topics include why newsletters are a marketing must, 5 don’ts of social media marketing, how to publish a book, and more. Happy marketing!

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* How Can Authors Stand Out on Social Media?

Take time to build relationships with your followers, for starters. Here are additional ideas:

http://www.socialmediatoday.com/content/how-can-you-stand-out-social-media

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* How to Publish a Book: 7 Tips From the Pros

It starts with writing the best book you can (don’t scrimp on editing!). Six more things you should know:

http://www.writersdigest.com/how-to-publish-a-book

* Should Writers Have a Website?

Opinions vary on this topic; some experts say authors are better off using social media. Get a different perspective:

http://www.writersedit.com/resources-for-writers/should-writers-have-website/

* 3 Secret Functions of Your Book’s Chapter Titles

You can use chapter titles to attract your audience, and much more:

http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/2014/09/chapter-titles.html

* The Biggest Mistake New Writers Make and 5 Ways to Avoid It

Sure, you’re eager to be published and get your book to readers. Here’s why rushing is bad for your career:

http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-biggest-mistake-new-writers-make.html

* Study: Email STILL More Effective Than Social Media, SEO, Content Marketing

It’s an oldie but goodie as far as marketing goes: email. It’s the best way to make direct connections. Learn why:

http://www.mediabistro.com/alltwitter/email-social-media-seo-content-marketing_b58840

* Top 5 DON’Ts of Social Media Marketing

Claim your name on social media (before anyone else!). Learn what else you can do so you spend your time wisely:

http://www.socialmediatoday.com/content/top-5-donts-social-media-marketing

* Why a Newsletter is a Marketing Must

There’s no more direct or effective method for keeping in touch with your fans:

http://amarketingexpert.com/newsletter-marketing-must/

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