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5 reasons authors need to take control of their online presence

5 reasons authors need to take control of their online presence

I’ve been working in the publishing industry for over 10 years, and in that time, I’ve heard a lot of reasons about why authors don’t prioritise their online presence. They don’t have time, because all of their time needs to be spent writing. It’s boring…

Telling your story online: Instagram prompts for writers

Telling your story online: Instagram prompts for writers

A few weeks ago, coincidentally just as I was about to launch my new author mentoring programme, The Brand Stylist held an Instagram challenge. Under the hashtag #MyBrilliantBrand, each day there was the opportunity to share something about your business. What I learned from the…

8 authors with great Instagram feeds

8 authors with great Instagram feeds

So, this is clearly hugely subjective. I got SO MANY recommendations when I put a call out for people’s favourite author Instagram accounts, and many did not make this list. What might instantly appeal to me might completely turn someone off, and vice versa. What…