Social Media Management

We like to think we know a little bit about social media. Here you can find our videos on how to keep your platforms strong. To watch all of them, use the embedded playlist. To find a specific topic with regards to social media management, use the list below or the search bar.

Author Branding

E. Latimer talks about author branding–what it is and how you can build a brand for yourself!

Author Websites

Kellie Sheridan explores some aspects that every author site should have.

Automate Your Social Media!

Erica Crouch talks about how to schedule posts on your social media platforms.


Today we’re talking all about social media and building your brand as an author.

Contacting Authors/Bloggers/Industry Professionals

Kellie Sheridan talks about the best way to get in touch with authors, bloggers, and industry professionals in order to create opportunities for yourself.

Creating a Platform

In this Sunday Special Live Chat, the WordNerds discuss the importance of creating an author platform, and how you can do it effectively.

Cybersecurity and Building Your Online Platform

In this Sunday Special Live Chat, the WordNerds talk about how to maintain secure while still having a platform that reaches many.

Dealing with Internet Trolls

E. Latimer talks about how to handle those not-so-nice people on the internet.

Expanding Blogging Horizons

In this BEA Armchair live chat, the WordNerds talk about all of the ways bloggers can use YouTube to expand their platform.

Getting Started on YouTube

In this Sunday Special Live Chat the WordNerds talk about the many aspects of starting your own YouTube channel.

How to Be Organized

Kellie Sheridan loves all the things that help with productivity and organization, and in this video she shares her secrets for staying on top of your life.

How to Edit a Vlog–Adobe Premiere Pro

Meghan gives a tutorial for basic vlog editing in Adobe Premiere Pro.

How to Edit a Vlog–Windows Movie Maker

Meghan provides a tutorial for basic vlog editing in Windows Movie Maker.

How to Vlog Like a WordNerd

Meghan talks about the four things you need in order to begin vlogging.

How We YouTube

In this Sunday Special Live Chat, the WordNerds talk more about their individual processes for vlogging and running a YouTube channel.

Internet Safety

Emma Kate talks about the three W’s of keeping yourself safe on the internet–WHERE, WHAT, and WHO.

Mind Your (Social) Media

Erica Crouch warns you to be smart about what you post on social media–you never know when a tweet may come back to haunt you.


In this Sunday Special Live Chat, the WordNerds discuss the appropriate ways to handle life on the internet.

Pinterest for Writers!

Desiraye Williams gives a pinterest tutorial for those interested in utilizing pinterest for inspiration, but not sure how to operate it.

Programs to Expand Your Author Platform

Meghan talks about some computer programs that can help you in your attempts to expand your online platform.

Publishing World Etiquette

Kellie and Meghan join forces to discuss how to conduct yourself when talking to or working with people in the publishing world.

Reviewing Books

In this Sunday Special Live chat, the WordNerds talk about reviewing other people’s books on social media.

Shooting a Bookstagram

Rachel Sargeant shows you what goes into putting together an awesome bookish Instagram post.

Shooting a Bookstagram Photo

Rachel Sargeant walks you through a day in the life of a bookstagram photo shoot. The insta:

Should I Start a Blog?

Erica Crouch tells you all the reasons why you should start a blog.


We’ve all heard the advice that we need to be active on social media and build a following to help sell our books. Tonight we’re talking about whether that’s true, how to choose which social media to use, and how to manage it once you’re there.

Social Media for Writers

In this Sunday Special live chat, the WordNerds discuss social media for writers–which sites you should be on, how often, and what kind of content you should be posting.

Talkin’ Twitter with Jennifer Johnson-Blalock

Jennifer Johnson-Blalock–literary agent with Liza Dawson Associates–shares a few ways to make sure you’re getting the most out of your Twitter experience.

Ten Years of Bookish Careers

After spending a decade working in book-adjacent jobs, Kellie shares some of her experiences in working with books, authors, marketing and more.

Three Keys to Your Author Platform

Kellie Sheridan gives three places you should consider for beginning to build your author platform.

Three Twitter Mistakes

E. Latimer talks about three Twitter mistakes that you should avoid at all costs.

Websites That Writers Should Be a Part Of!

Desiraye Williams talks about some of the best websites for writers to check out/utilize.

What I Use to Vlog

Calyn Morgan talks about the things that she uses to vlog.

Why I Quit Blogging

E. Latimer talks about the importance of doing a couple of [social media] things well rather than trying to do ALL the things.

Why Publishing is Like Fight Club

The first rule of fight club: You don’t talk about fight club. E. Latimer talks about how this kind of relates to publishing.

Writetube Introduction

Calyn Morgan talks about the rise of writetube.