05/08/2014: Advanced Social Media Management

For aspiring and experienced authors alike, some major challenges are gaining exposure and increasing readership. Social media like Facebook and Twitter have become key. Other social media platforms like ¬†Tumblr, Google+, and YouTube remain unexplored territory. But it’s more than simply having an account on any of these.

Building an author brand and a following is about developing content to attract your target audience as well as being creative and standing out in the crowd. It’s about establishing a complex platform across multiple services to reach new Readers, Industry Contacts, and Editors.

6:30 – 8:30pm
Arbutus Branch Library
Arbutus, MD

Speaker: PJ Schnyder

PJ Schnyder spent her childhood pretending to study for the SATs by reading every fantasy and sci-fi novel she could borrow from the local and school libraries.

She was introduced to romance a decade later by her best friend at an anime convention in Seattle.

PJ recently received the Golden Leaf award for Bite Me and is a contributing author to Parsec-award winning Tales from the Archives Vol. 2 of The Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. She has also won honors from the FF&P RWA PRISM awards for Hunting Kat.