With thousands of books published every year, social media has become the most affordable way that authors can alert readers to their books’ existence. Dynamic husband-and-wife team Philippa Ballantine and Tee Morris will discuss the fears and pitfalls of social media, as well as ways to make your social media streams interesting. Discover how to engage with your audience, as opposed to shouting at them—which will only drive them away. The class will cover the basics of Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and Pinterest, and will explore the various apps available to help you manage your social media so it fits into your life. The opportunities are out there. Let these award-winning authors and social media experts help untangle which ones can work best for you.
Learn to Swim: Social Media with Tee Morris and Philippa Ballantine
Friday, March 28, 2014
10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., with an hour break for lunch, not included
St. John’s Church Parish Hall
2401 E. Broad Street, Richmond
$60 for JRW members
$100 for non-members