I like twitter. I’m there @wilhyder. I find I can follow people who are interesting and link to pages I like to read. However once you start following writers, then lots of writers follow you. Then they try to convince you to read their books. It seems that the self published author’s main sales strategy is;
Find people on Twitter
Hope they’ll a) buy your book and b) love your book.
Hence the direct messages out of the blue that went;
I replied to both, as soon as I see a video of the bleach drinking I’ll be checking out the book.