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Social Media is a Waste of Time for Writers—Hmmm, Think Again

As we all know, Social Media for promoting takes effort and time – loads of time! This is true especially if you expect a following and support. Therefore, you must show presence. Take a page out of Kristen’s book and get your name out there! There’s some great advice in her article.

Kristen Lamb's Blog

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We’ve been talking a lot about social media lately and I am always grateful for your comments and thoughts. This kind of feedback not only helps me improve my blog, but my also books, because I get a glimpse of your worries, weaknesses, fears, loves, and strengths.

As a teacher/mentor/expert, it’s my job to address those fears and put you at ease or reinforce when you’re headed the right direction and give you tools and tips to take what you’re doing to another level.

There’ve been some comments that have piqued my attention lately. Namely this notion to give up on social media completely to write more books (out of vexation for the medium and the task).

Oh-kay….

Social Media is a TOTAL Waste of Time

Write more books instead of tweeting or blogging. Social media is a giant time-suck better spent writing great books.

I don’t know how to…

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About Elle Knowles

Elle Knowles lives in the Florida Panhandle with her husband and off-at-college-most-of-the-time son. She has four daughters, one son, and eleven beautiful grandchildren. 'Crossing the Line' is her first novel. The sequel 'What Line' is a work in progress. Recently published is Coffee-Drunk Or Blind - a nonfiction story of homesteading in the Alaska wilderness with her parents and four siblings, told through letters by her mother and remembered accounts from the family.

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  1. Pingback: Visiting moments in time for 101 found this : Social Media is a Waste of Time for Writers—Hmmm, Think Again .. so decided to try the “scary” PRESS this button ;) LOL | Heart Cloud Blessings

  2. Pingback: Visiting moments in time for 101 & found this : Social Media is a Waste of Time for Writers—Hmmm, Think Again .. so decided to try the “scary” PRESS this button ;) LOL | Heart Cloud Blessings

  3. Most useful .. I shall have a re read later on ..Thank you for sharing Elle

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