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Twitter Adventures – Part 1

By Ruth L Snyder / September 28, 2021 /

My first encounter with Twitter was in June 2009, shortly after I attended my first writer’s conference. At the time I had 5 children ages 1 – 11 and a fellow writer encouraged me to try using Twitter as a mini-blog. Learning how to use Twitter effectively was fun. I thought it was that way…

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I Invite YOU!

By Ruth L Snyder / July 29, 2021 /

You’re invited to participate in an anthology on one of the following topics: entrepreneurship, parenting children with special needs, adoption, overcoming trauma, standing firm in your faith.

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Easter: Stories & More Blog Tour

Introducing the Easter: Stories & More Blog Tour

By Ruth L Snyder / March 24, 2021 /

Today I would like to introduce you to the Easter: Stories & More Blog Tour featuring some of the 40 Canadian Christian authors who contributed to the anthology. Easter: Stories & More will launch on Friday, March 26th at 6:30 pm MST, and may be purchased from the authors as well as through local bookstores…

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5 Ways to Reach Your Audience

5 Ways to Reach Your Audience

By Ruth L Snyder / February 8, 2021 /

There are many different ways to reach your audience. Today we are going to look at 5 different ways you can reach out to your audience. Remember that people buy from those they know, like, and trust. Marketing is all about building good relationships with people. Let’s take a look at the first way to…

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5 Ways to Get Clarity on Your Expertise

By Ruth L Snyder / February 2, 2021 /

Are you clear about what expertise you bring to your book topic? It’s important to have clarity on your expertise and unique contributions so that you can stand out in our noisy marketplace. Did you know that there are over 4 million books published every year? The average author only sells 200 copies of their…

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Gifts of Good Words Blog Hop

Gifts of Good Words: Equipped Devotional

By Ruth L Snyder / November 4, 2020 /

Follow the Gifts of Good Words Blog Hop taking place from November 4-18, 2020 and find quality Canadian Christian books for those on your Christmas list.

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My Life Coaching Pillars – Ruth L. Snyder

By Ruth L Snyder / March 12, 2019 /

I’m in the middle of learning how to be a better coach. In September 2018 I took a leap of faith and signed up for the Beautiful You Coaching Academy’s Life Coaching Course. The course started at the beginning of February and will be done by July. In this week’s lesson we discussed pillars that…

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What does it mean to be a Christian writer?

By Ruth L Snyder / March 31, 2014 /

During a recent interview I was asked: “Comment on what it means to be a ‘Christian writer’” How would you answer this question? Here’s my response: A Christian writer is a person who communicates from a worldview centred on God as He is presented in the Bible. The key components of being a Christian writer,…

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Are You Equipped for Spiritual Warfare?

By Ruth L Snyder / January 13, 2021 /

Are you equipped for spiritual warfare? Prayer is one way to prepare. Have you ever wondered how to ask people to pray for you? If you are a Christian and an author and/or an entrepreneur, you should be asking people to pray for you. Here are 5 prayer requests I have: 1. Pray for Spiritual…

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Black Friday Specials Part 1

By Ruth L Snyder / November 23, 2020 /

This week I’m going to let you know about some great Black Friday specials for writers. Today I would like to highlight some resources and courses available from Angie Gensler.

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Equipped Devotional Book by Ruth L. Snyder

Traditional Publishing and Self-Publishing: Pros and Cons

By Ruth L Snyder / May 25, 2020 /

The two main types of publishing include traditional publishing and self-publishing. There are pros and cons to each of these methods, and they each prove to be successful for different reasons.

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10 Surefire Ways to Make Writing a Habit

By Ruth L Snyder / May 19, 2020 /

When you want to become better at something, it helps to establish some type of habit or routine. Creating new habits and routines of any kind takes time and effort. There are specific ways to start getting into the habit of writing regularly.  These are some of the ways you can learn how to write…

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