Podcasting about book promotion and marketing with writers

podcast, interview, marketing, books, novel, creative ops, cre8 collabor8, christopher tallon, jody sperling

Hey folks!

To start, here’s a very short promo for my podcast when my guest was Jody Sperling, host of the marketing podcast for writers, Cre8 Collabor8. If you like it, check out his Twitter. (And, obviously, keep reading…)

See/hear more on the Creative Ops YouTube channel!

So, I’m a writer with a podcast…you’re a writer with a podcast…

As you may or may not know (or care…), I host the podcast Creative Ops. It’s a podcast for creative people. Business, movies and tv, podcasters, writers, comedians, artists, and more come on and talk about how their found their groove and what their creative process looks like.

Anywho, I had Jody Sperling on recently. He’s a writer and hosts a podcast called Cre8 Collabor8, which is for writers who either like and/or have to be their own marketers. He gets into social media strategy, writing process, and where/how to promote yourself.

Ep.65 | Jody Sperling – Writer & Host of Cre8 Collabor8 Creative Ops

Jody Sperling has a really informative AND fun to listen to podcast called Cre8 Collabor8. He talks with guests about marketing and social media practices (among other things) that work to get your book to an audience. Jody is an agented fiction writer with an MFA (masters in fine arts–he can teach college…) in writing. He's from Colorado, but lives with his wife (who is from Chicago (it's a whole thing and we get into it)) in Nebraska, where they're raising their kids to be Cubs fans. Go to http://www.cre8collabor8.com for all things Jody's podcast, and get a peek at some of his writing that appeared in BULL called "Valesco". Find Jody on Twitter: @jodyjsperling  .   .   . Thanks for listening! For more info on Creative Ops, OR if you're interested in my novel Switchers, check out all the links and info at http://www.christophertallon.com.

But the podcasting excitement doesn’t stop there…

We were on each other’s podcasts!

I was fortunate enough to be a guest on his podcast after he was on mine.

(Well, technically he interviewed me first, but I beat him to the drop. Mwah-ha-ha!)

Listen as he gets confounded by my lack of knowledge and strange ideas about selling my book in pot shops. And yes, by pot I mean the devil’s lettuce, not a home for a plant.

Do I have no f**king clue what I’m doing, or will he see the method behind my madness?

Listen and hear for yourself:

SEO with Christopher Tallon The Reluctant Book Marketer

Christopher Tallon Spoke to me about how he started his Podcast Creative Ops and the associated website and blog to build an audience for his forthcoming novel, Switchers. Chris has Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Goodreads. If you take one thing from this episode it's to preorder Switchers. Nothing has a bigger impact on a writer's life than preordering his book, and you have that chance from now until June 3rd. So do it. Preorder Switchers today.If you're curious to check any of the movies we mentioned you can pick up a copy of Looper for a fun time travel yarn, or Primer for a more disturbing time travel tale.As always, please join my newsletter for more insights on the marketing mindset you won't find anywhere else and jump over to Patreon where you can support my show for as little as $5.00 a month.Support the show

Now go, I beg of you, and check out more of Jody’s podcast at Cre8Collabor8.com.


Thanks for stopping by, and please come back soon! I’d be remiss if I let you go without telling you about my upcoming novel, Switchers, but I’ll make it as quick as possible. (That’s what she said.)

Please pre-order Switchers for your Kindle

Here’s the Goodreads page, Amazon page, and informational page from my site. Thank you for even considering it. It means so much to me. Honestly.

Thank you.


Okey dokey, my people…

I’m out!

-CT

Christopher Tallon

Christopher Tallon writes, podcasts, and…wait a second. Are you actually reading this? High five!

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