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Twitter Hashtags for Authors

Twitter Hashtags to Help you Sell More Books

Twitter Hashtags for Authors

Hashtags allow new readers to find you on Twitter. A great way to promote your book is to include hashtags that already have a following on Twitter, in your tweets.

How exactly does that work? 

You simply append the hashtag to the end of your tweet when it’s relevant.

Here is a list of hashtags that are already popular among the reading community on Twitter, with examples on how you can use each one.

 

#FridayReads

Readers tweet what they’ll be reading in the upcoming weekend.

How you can use it: 

Looking for a good book to read this weekend? Try [insert title]. #FridayReads

 

#FreeBook

#FreeDownload

#Kindlefreebies

#Freebies

All 3 are good for days when you are running a free promotion.

How you can use it: 

My book, [insert title] is free today and tomorrow. Grab a copy while you can. #freebook #Kindlefreebies #Freedownload #Freebies

 

#Giveaway

#BookGiveaway

A great hashtag if you are running a giveaway.

How you can use it: 

I am giving away 10 copies of my highly accliamed novel. Enter to win. #bookgiveaway

 

#Beachread

#Mustread

These 2 are especially useful as we head into Summer.

How you can use it: 

Looking for a great #beachread? [Insert title] is the perfect escape for your weekend of sun. 

 

Are you already using hashtags as part of your marketing strategy? Tell us which have worked for you in the comments.

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