Mini Tip Monday: Setting Up Your Writing Schedule

Do you have a writing schedule or deadlines? If not, why don't you? Deadlines and writing schedules are something very important for authors. If you don't have these things, don't worry, this week here on Justice PR we are going to be helping you get these setup.   I really want to make this as easy as I can for you, so we are going to be breaking this up into several steps. Are you ready for the first few steps? First Step: The first thing you need to think about is how much you write daily now. Do you...

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How About A Giveaway!

I'm super excited about today's blog post. It's not our normal Friday blog post, but it's something more exciting for you as an author. Alright like the title states I'm going to do a giveaway! First one here on the blog and I hope you all will enter. The prize is fantastic! Anyway, let's get to it.     I wanted to do something special for my readers/author friends and I figured a giveaway was the perfect way to do so. This giveaway will end at the end of this month and the prize will start in April. Wait a...

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Mini Tip Monday How often should I post?

Have you ever wondered if you're posting too much to your social media or the dreaded, am I posting enough?   Well, it's time to sit down and figure out the perfect balance for each site. So I've put together a list of the most popular social media sites and the amounts that you should try to focus on posting each day. I really hope this helps you! Below is a graphic that explains the amounts for a few of the main social media sites.         Now, another important site that you should think about is your...

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Mini Tip Monday: What Should I Blog About?

I've heard this question asked a million times. Some authors have no clue what they should post on their blogs and they aren't even sure why they need a blog as an author. Guess what, I'm here to help answer these two questions today.   So as an author, it is important for you to build your readership and one way of doing so is by blogging. Having an author blog is something every author should have. The most important part of having said author blog though is to be consistent in posting.  Which of course brings me to the...

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Mini Tip Monday: Spruce Up Your Author Facebook Page

  Alright, let's talk about your author Facebook page! Each week, I'll be posting a tip for you, something that will help you get on the right track to reaching your marketing goals. This week we are going to talk about your Author Facebook page. I've broken this post down into a few steps, so let's get started!   Step One First things first, do you have an author Facebook page? If not, what are you waiting for?  An author Facebook page is something you definitely need right away. It's a way to connect with readers and even at times...

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Is a Marketing Coach a Good Fit For Me?

Have you ever wondered how to market your book and don't have anyone to ask? Or do you have all these resources, but have no idea where to start? Let's talk about hiring a Marketing Coach and if a marketing coach would be a good fit for you.   Marketing is the #1 issue authors struggle with. Most authors spend their time writing their masterpieces, spending all their time and energy on their manuscript and they don't even give a second thought about what the next steps are after it's finished. Marketing your book should be something you should think...

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How Soon Should I Put My Marketing Plan Into Action

Have you ever been so excited about your book and wonder if it's too soon to start your marketing plan?  It's time to answer that question. The Answer When it comes to marketing there is a certain path you should follow. Everyone always asks is it too soon to start my marketing plan? Is it too soon to get the word out about my upcoming release? To answer this, I always tell authors to ask themselves one question, when is the release? If the release of your book is in three months or less then start marketing now. If it's...

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Why You Should Hire An Author Marketing Coach

  As an author, everyday life and trying to write sometimes don't really mix. Try adding marketing to the mix and for some authors they end up having a mess on your hands. This is where a Marketing Coach can come in handy.   There is no shame in getting help in life and the same goes for being an author. There are several ways hiring an Author Marketing Coach can help you, below are a list of just a few of the ways. Branding Setting Up Your Marketing Plan and Goals Automation Sounding Board and Someone To Ask Quick...

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Let’s Get Out of that Mindset and Ask Why

Most authors in the publishing world have doubted their writing skills or doubted a story idea that they've been working on at some point in their author career. At least most of the authors I know have.   Why?  Writing slumps of any kind can be hard. Especially when you're doubting your own skills. So whenever someone asks me what they should do in this case, I always ask them one question.  All I say is Why? Once I say this they usually get this weird expression on their faces and ask me Why What? Which in return tends to...

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NaNoWriMo: What Is It?

It's the first week of #Nanowrimo and most of the authors are already in the process of writing their little hearts out. If you've never heard of NaNoWriMo, but have been seeing posts about it everywhere and you're wondering what in the world it is. Then this is the post for you!   What is NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Why do authors sign up and join in? In all honesty,...

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