Promoting our work across social media is crucial to engage readers and the many other opportunities existing for authors in the world today. Whatever we do needs to engage the mind and spirit of readers and establish a ‘memory link’ though visual impact. We use imagery from related themes and the illustrations and quotes from our book to do this, working very closely with our publisher, Words Matter Publishing to aid continuity and networking. Sharing promotions across social media on Facebook, Twitter and others, creates a large net of possibility. Just as an exercise, consider how many groups you post to and what the membership is in total, how many friends who share your posts and how many friends they may have. For us it equates to over 300,000 possibilities. Of course it is very early days for us and we do not get anywhere near as many hits. But the possibility is there and the net widens every day.
Below are some examples