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“Charles Dickens’s” toxic auto-tweets: a cautionary tale for authors on Twitter.

I’m going to tell you a little story. It is a story, as the main character is made up, though as most good stories are it’s based on fact. Pretty … Continue reading

April 23, 2014 · 5 Comments


Originally posted on puzzle pieces:
I follow. A DM informs me the person I followed uses TrueTwit. I unfollow. And so goes the cycle, where one person, in an effort…

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Surnamegate: the hidden discrimination of Air Canada’s voucher transfer policy.

This New Year’s week, a controversy has been (forgive the expression) twittering about on social media involving Air Canada. Two days ago Calgary author Chris Turner, author of the book The … Continue reading

January 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

My 10 favorite articles of 2013 (Part II): Women of horror, celeb endorsement, TrueTwit follies and sultry jazz.

It’s the last day of the year and here is my second post counting down my top 10 favorite articles I’ve run on Seanmunger.com during 2013. Again, these aren’t the … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

TrueTwit: From tragedy to farce.

This article is a follow-up to my original article, published in January, about “TrueTwit Validation Service,” the world’s most-hated Twitter app. I wrote that article in a momentary fit of … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · 8 Comments

9 Things Authors Should Never Do on Twitter

Originally posted on Savvy Writers & e-Books online:
. . If you want to become popular on Twitter and have your tweets go viral, avoid these errors, and check out…

September 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Sean’s Twitter Primer for Authors…And Readers, Part I: Following and Followers.

I’m a little hesitant to put up this blog, because when I started this site I had a firm rule: “No social media advice.” It seems like everybody and their … Continue reading

March 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Tragedy of TrueTwit.

Dear Fellow Author on Twitter: I’m writing this open letter to you because I just received a direct message from you saying, “[your name] uses TrueTwit Validation Service. Please click … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · 43 Comments

Constantinople Falling: A Message For All the Followers of CryForByzantium.

Greetings, fans and followers of my Byzantine history Twitter feed, CryForByzantium! For most of you this will be the first time you’ve heard the real “voice” of the person behind … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

My Interview With “Mr. Lincoln”!

A long time ago I did this blog about how to “be” a historical figure on Twitter. One of the most fun things about Twitter is to connect with people … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

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