Writers On Writing / Harnessing digital tools to reach new readers with Patrick Lenton
In the current publishing climate, knowledge of how to market and grow an online author profile is essential. Ahead of his seminar on Tuesday at Writing NSW, Digital Marketing Essentials for Authors, we had a chat with Patrick Lenton about the importance of harnessing digital tools to reach new readers.
Writers On Writing / Patrick Lenton on self-publishing and self-promotion
Patrick Lenton is an author and digital marketing professional. He has worked for Momentum Books, the digital-first imprint of Pan Macmillan, and now runs Town Crier, a digital marketing and social media consultancy for authors. So authors can’t make any money from self-publishing, can they? Very not true – as long as authors treat self-publishing […]
What We're Reading / April 2016
The Easter break fell at the end of March this year, giving us four glorious early autumn days to devour books like they were hot cross buns. Here’s what the Writers’ Centre team read over the long weekend and throughout the rest of the month. Jane McCredie, Executive Director I’ve been reading Bruce Pascoe’s Dark […]
What We're Reading / March 2016
Bridget Lutherborrow, Projects & Communications Officer I’m finally reading Oliver Mol’s Lion Attack!. I’ve heard a bunch of the chapters at readings, but it’s a really different experience on the page. The writing seems calmer and sadder than it is out loud, though still really funny. In almost every ‘What We’re Reading’ post I’m still […]