I’m traveling through the indie author/self-publishing universe and I see a lot of things and try a lot of things. This is a good one.
I’ve decided to change the way I blog.
From now on, day in and day out, all I’m going to post are blogs that consist of an image of my book’s cover, a link to where it’s for sale online and an excerpt from “another 5* review!” (the word another and the exclamation mark being the most important elements of that phrase).
Will you stick around?
I’m guessing not, and I wouldn’t expect you to. Were you to change your blog to consist exclusively of such blatant, repetitive, smug and utterly pointless – more on the pointless bit in a minute – content, I’m sure you wouldn’t expect anyone to hang around either.
And yet this is exactly how an alarming number of writers are treating Twitter every minute of every day.
I thought we all understood. I thought we had this thing down. I thought we’d all realized that people…
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