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10 Social Media Prompt Ideas to Get Your Followers Talking

  1. Create a thank you post to your readers. Everyone likes to be appreciated from time to time.
  2. Introduce a favorite character you’ve created. Why are they your favorite? What’s so special about them?
  3. Share a picture of your desk/writing area and showcase what you’re working on. Readers love seeing all that goes on behind the scenes. 
  4. Do a live or post a story talking about your new book. What is something exciting your readers can expect?
  5. Post a fill-in-the-blank. “One word that would describe my day is ________________.” Or something similar.
  6. Share a link to your latest blog post, but explain what your readers will get out of taking the time to read it.
  7. Discuss a trending topic.
  8. Do a live or post a story talking about what inspired you to write your first book (or your latest).
  9. Share another author’s post. Find an author who is similar to you. Tag them! Their followers will want to see what you’re working on too.
  10. Ask a question. Your audience will love a fun and random discussion.

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