Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 2: Hashtags

Note: For those who prefer to read through uninterrupted, the previous articles mentioned and linked to within the text below are also available from the linked list at the end of this article. This is the second article relative to using Pinterest to the best advantage. The first, Making the Most of Pinterest – Part … More Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 2: Hashtags

Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 1: Keywords

Note: Various relevant and related articles are linked to from within the text below. However, for those who prefer to read through uninterrupted, a complete linked list is provided at the end. This, the first of two articles relative to using Pinterest to the best advantage, looks into Keywords. The second Making the Most of … More Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 1: Keywords

Author Brand – New Podcasts: Hosted v Self-Hosted Website & Website Design

Podcasts, by facilitating multitasking, enable busy people not to miss out on information they may want or are interested in. In addition, the on-demand and ease of access nature, makes them an increasingly popular medium; as evidenced by the amount of people going about their business with earbuds inserted or headphones adorning their various hairstyles. … More Author Brand – New Podcasts: Hosted v Self-Hosted Website & Website Design

Authors and Social Media

This article was inspired by some self-posed questions: ‘Do authors have to be everywhere on social media?’ was the instigating question. This morphed into: ‘Do authors need social media?’ and ‘Do authors have to use social media?’ These resulted in this article that will attempt, in measure at least, to address those questions. Before continuing … More Authors and Social Media

15 Twitter and Instagram #Hashtags for Connecting with Readers

Anyone who has used social media for a while will be familiar with #hashtags and their purpose. Nevertheless, just in case someone new to social media is reading this, here is a brief overview. Hashtags are a way for users to highlight content as being relevant to defined topics, themes, events, conversations, etc. In effect … More 15 Twitter and Instagram #Hashtags for Connecting with Readers

QR Codes and Authors

Advanced technology, smartphones, lightweight tablets, etc., has increased online activity so that it now forms a substantial component of most people’s lives, even those in the retirement bracket. Along with this the use of QR codes has also developed and become an increasingly popular method of connectivity. This article will consider: what a QR Code … More QR Codes and Authors

New Year 2021

Globally 2020 was a difficult year and not just because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Continuing conflicts and widespread commercial demise, with consequent unemployments, abounded. Many of these commenced prior to the pandemic but there is no denying it exacerbated the situation in many instances. It would be easy for people to allow themselves to be … More New Year 2021