Author Archives: Media Connect

How Authors Can Break into the News Cycle

                by Madeleine Ball, Media Connect Publicist If it’s not the latest on capitol hill, a natural disaster, or a mind-blowing investigation, how can authors and experts grab the attention of the press? … Continue reading

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What Floor Will Your Author Elevator Speech Take You To?

                By Brian Feinblum, Media Connect CMO Authors need an elevator speech.  They will use it to summarize an upcoming book, a current one, and their writing brand.  So just what needs to be … Continue reading

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Can Authors Really Generate a Million Page Views?

                By Brian Feinblum, Media Connect CMO Many authors want to sell lots of books, get media attention, win awards, hit a best-seller list, and impact society with their books. Lots of writers will … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For The Good Fight?

                By Brian Feinblum, Media Connect CMO White supremacists march in Charlottesville.  National anthem protests by NFL players over the police shootings of unarmed black men. US Supreme Court case rulings on gay rights. … Continue reading

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Planning a Successful Book Event

                By Deborah Kohan, Partner at Media Connect If you are above the age of 25, chances are that you have planned an event of some sort whether it was a birthday party, wedding, or … Continue reading

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Honoring Banned Books Week

                By Brian Feinblum, Media Connect CMO While recently purchasing a mug with a theme of showcasing famous books that have been banned, I started to realize that we need to pay attention … Continue reading

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Author Quotes for Any Occasion

                By Josh Zajdman, Media Connect Publicist Here at Media Connect, we all love to read. Obviously. You don’t accidentally fall into book publicity. We spend our days talking about the wonder of picking … Continue reading

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The 5 Influencers All Publicists Should Follow

                By Jake Klein, Media Connect Publicist Book publicity is a challenging field. The landscape of the business is constantly shifting and professionals need all the help they can get in order to stay … Continue reading

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How Will Authors Make a Good Interview Impression?

                By Brian Feinblum, Chief Marketing Officer of MEDIA CONNECT How does an author make a good impression during a media interview, video, or speaking engagement? Will the author use humor, wit, new … Continue reading

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Why I Work by David Hahn

By David Hahn, Managing Director of MEDIA CONNECT I send out a morning greeting every day to my group. It usually contains any pertinent Finn Partners news, MEDIA CONNECT successes, shout outs for birthdays and work anniversaries, bios of new … Continue reading

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