BookBaby president Brian Felsen interviewed Susan Wingate at the BookExpo America (BEA). Her novel DROWNING won 1st place in the 2011 Forward National Literature Award for Drama. DROWNING also won a finalist award for the category of Women’s Fiction/Chick Lit in the 2011 International Book Awards and reached #1 as an Amazon’s Best Seller.

In this clip, Wingate talks about utilizing the major social media sites like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter for digital marketing, and how she balances her time between writing and promoting her books, working a total of 10-12 hours a day.

How much time do you spend on social media promotion? Let us know in the comments section below.


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Chris Robley

About Chris Robley

Chris Robley has written 563 posts in this blog.

is an award-winning poet, songwriter, performer, and music producer who now lives in Portland, Maine after more than a decade in Portland, Oregon. His music has been praised by NPR, the LA Times, the Boston Globe, and others. Skyscraper Magazine said he is “one of the best short-story musicians to come along in quite some time.” Robley’s poetry has been published or is forthcoming in POETRY, Prairie Schooner, Poetry Northwest, Beloit Poetry Journal, RHINO, Magma Poetry, and more. He is the 2013 winner of Boulevard's Poetry Prize for Emerging Writers and the 2014 recipient of a Maine Literary Award in the category of "Short Works Poetry."

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