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Jane Friedman

Jane Friedman

Media professional, speaker, and university professor (new media, writing, publishing)
How can authors & publishers partner better on book marketing? [latest Smart Set]
For a 2012 industry event I wrote on the future of the author-publisher relationship. Avail. for 1st time at my site:
Tomorrow: I’m teaching a 101 class on how to self-publish ebooks, taking into account latest trends:
The 4 Different Types of Conflict in Dialogue: by @kmweiland
RT @tspoetry: 10 great laundry #poems, plus a giveaway of @JaneFriedman's Scratch Magazine. Pull up a basket
Want to see unvarnished writers’ work spaces? 10 delightful photos + captions in @scratch_mag:
I feel a bit of pride as a Hoosier reading about this whiskey “scandal":
I’ll soon be at that point.
Now on day 3 of no email and broken WP admin. Regularly calling @mediatemplehelp for updates; no movement. What would you all do?
I’ve had good experiences w/@mediatemple grid hosting, but I’m losing sleep over a botched migration to their premium WP hosting.
A little trip down memory lane - 1994 graduate.
Self-Publishing and Author-Agent Agreements: The Need for Change (yes!): \ @victoriastrauss
Best praise ever: RT @nerdseyeview: .@JaneFriedman is the master of the animated gif used well.
RT @pewjournalism: Interested in diversity issues in #Journalism? Today's Daily Briefing features an interactive by @scratch_mag
Here’s what you can read for free in the newest issue of @scratch_mag:
It's that time of year again! Happy to be back in Ind. for #mww14 w/many talented & inspiring folks incl. @jamabigger
It's that time of year again! Happy to be back in Indiana for #mww14 w/many talented & inspiring folks, including @jamabigger!
How you start is important, but it’s how you finish that counts. h/t @BoSacks
RT @RachelFersh: I talked to @scratch_mag about author promo. I said pollyanna things like how great it is to reach readers. Surprise!
RT @felonymayhem: This is delightful: 'Real Writers' Houses' from @scratch_mag
The latest issue of @scratch_mag is live! And we're making our killer marketing/PR roundtable available for free:
Ebook subscription services: good for authors? [latest Smart Set]
“When bankers get together for dinner, they discuss art. When artists get together for dinner, they discuss money.” —Oscar Wilde
Writers Are Opening Up About Money—And That’s a Good Thing:
Why I left my mighty agency and New York publishers (for now): - an amazing story by @ClaireCookwrite
10,000 subscribers account for 70% of this author's book sales: | @pjrvs
This essay by @berkun on how to pitch an idea also applies to book proposals:
Digital Book Day has been extended thru Tuesday (7/15) to accommodate everyone trying to visit the site:
Thinking about publishing your first ebook? I'm teaching a 101 class that explains platforms, principles & trends:
3 Takeaways for Writers from the 2014 World Domination Summit: [my latest post] #wds2014
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