Browsing content published during January 2013

APE Makeover with Guy and Shawn

The authors of APE, Guy Kawasaki and Shawn Welch, thought it would be great to personally help five writers in the APE community on Google+ that have read APE and are working through their own self-publishing projects. After an announcement of the five writers on a Twitter chat, they hosted a hangout on air (HOA) on […]

How to APE a Book — the Video

This wonderful video was created for APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur — How to Publish A Book by Atelier Transfert. They’re a creative agency that specializes in stop motion animations.

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Guy was the guest for an Ask Me Anything (AMA) on Reddit

What’s an AMA you ask? Reddit hosts live Q & A sessions where a guest comes on and fields questions from Redditors (the Reddit community). They’ve had guests ranging from Woody Harrelson, who blew it by only promoting his latest project (read Woody Harrelson and the No-Good, Very Bad Reddit AMA), to President Barack Obama who […]

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Google+ Hangout on Air (HOA) January 30th for an APE Makeover

One of the cool things that’s transpired since APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur was published is that Google+ communities were launched. Guy Kawasaki started the APE community on the first day that they were open. The APE community isn’t the largest community but it’s one of the most focused and active. Represented in the group are […]

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Guy and Shawn Blow Up Twitter on their First Twitter Chat for APE

I hosted Shawn Welch and Guy Kawasaki for a Twitter chat for My Book Club. This was Shawn’s first Twitter chat and he was great! Twitter is a great venue for a conversation between authors and their readers or hopefully future readers of their books. We’ve found that using TweetChat works great for many people. […]