Social Media for Shut-in Writers: An Introduction
With so many social media platforms out there and so many people who are AWESOME at using them, it can be frustrating for new writers to break into the field and hope to compete with established crowds.
For some writers, social media is the worst part. How do you get started if you're not already active? How can you get attention without sounding spammy? How can you get hundreds--let alone thousands--of fans to flock to your page?
The good news is that you're not alone, and if you're genuine on your accounts, you shouldn't have much trouble finding and building a following naturally over time. Other than that, there are no rules. What do you like to do on social media? What platforms are the most enjoyable to you?
The possibilities are endless. In the meantime, here's a quick overview of tips that can help you get a leg ahead in your social media game.