15 Ways Authors Support Each Other on Social Media


Writing is a solitary job by nature, but for many authors it has felt especially isolating during the COVID-19 pandemic, which removed pivotal avenues for book promotion (and mingling with readers and fellow authors) by reducing bookstore foot traffic and eliminating in-person events.

Amidst these taxing circumstances, we’ve been inspired by how authors have stepped up to build community and spotlight their fellow writers’ work. With the ever-growing relevance of the digital landscape in the book world, we’ve seen authors flock to social media to connect with and support each other. From recommending books to providing industry advice to hosting book clubs featuring others’ titles, online author-to-author support comes in many forms. In this post, we’ll highlight various ways authors are uplifting their peers through their social media platforms….