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enewsletter eNewsletter – December 31st 2012 – Issue #197

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Authors You Should Know

news-jayneJayne Cortez

Jayne Cortez (May 10, 1936 – December 28, 2012) was a poet, and performance artist. Cortez authored eleven books of poetry and performed her poems with music on nine recordings. Her voice is celebrated for its political, surrealistic, dynamic innovations in lyricism, and visceral sound. Cortez has presented her work and ideas at universities, museums, and festivals around the world.

She is a recipient of several awards including: Arts International, the National Endowment for the Arts, the International African Festival Award. The Langston Hughes Medal, The American Book Award, and the Thelma McAndless Distinguished Professorship Award. mourns the passing of our “Womanist Warrior”.

news-solomonSolomon Jones

Solomon Jones is an bestselling author and award-winning journalist who has been featured nationally on NPR’s Morning Edition, CNN Headline News, in Essence magazine, and in a Verizon advertising campaign called Realize, which spotlighted entrepreneurs who overcame adversity to succeed.

Jones began his professional writing career in 1993, penning articles for the Philadelphia Tribune while living at the Ridge Avenue Shelter. He graduated cum laude with a journalism B.A. from Temple University in 1997, and went on to be published in Newsday, the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Magazine, and the Philadelphia Weekly. Jones’ latest novel The Dead Man’s Wife (Minotaur Books, October 2012), is a diabolical story about marriage gone awry. This is the 3rd book in his Colletti series.

news-frank-yerbyFrank Yerby

Mr. Yerby (September 5, 1916 – November 29, 1991), historical novelist, short story writer, and poet, graduated from Augusta’s Paine College, received a master’s degree from Fisk University and taught at Florida A&M in Tallahassee and Southern University in Baton Rouge, La. His story, Health Card, won the O. Henry Memorial Award for the best first published short story in 1944.

Yerby is best known as the first African-American writer to become a millionaire from his pen, and to have a book purchased by a Hollywood studio for a film adaptation. Yerby has published more than 30 novels, which has sold more than 55 million copies — perhaps the highest grossing African-American authors of all time. Several including The Foxes of Harrow (1946), The Golden Hawk (1948), The Saracen Blade (1952) were turned into successful movies.

news-tyoraTyora Moody

Moody is an author and entrepreneur. Her debut novel, When Rain Falls, (Kensington, March 2012) in which Tyora’s character, Candance Johnson asks the question, “Why does God keep taking away the people I love?” when her best friend is brutally murdered. Ensnared by a deep-rooted bitterness, seeping her faith day by day, Candace is determined to seek justice.

Moody also owns and operates, a design and marketing company. For over twelve years, she has worked with authors, small business owners and non-profit organizations to develop their online presence. For free tips, how-to guides and ecourses, visit

Nonfiction Book Reviews


Iconic: Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman – by Lakesia D. Johnson

But she [Michelle Obama]“patiently tolerated Larry King’s persistent questioning and subverted his attempts to depict her as an angry black woman… by emphasizing her role as mother, wife, and nurturer of the nation.” Although Michelle managed to sidestep the effort to pigeonhole her as problematical, this was not the first time the media tried to marginalize an intelligent black female in this fashion.

The history of such mistreatment from Sojourner Truth in the 19th Century to Angela Davis and Kathleen Cleaver in the 20th up to the First Lady in the 21st is the subject of Iconic, a groundbreaking book which delineates precisely how African-American women have been plagued by belittling imagery in the media for ages. This insightful opus was written by Professor Lakesia Johnson who teaches courses on race, feminism and pop culture at Grinnell College in Iowa.

news-sweetSweet Tea and Cornbread: Inspiring, Motivating and Empowering Black Women to Take Back Their Bodies & Live a Healthier Lifestyle by Karrie Marchbanks

‘Tis the season to make New Year’s resolutions, and a popular one is to shed a few pounds, a proposition easier said than done. For black women, losing weight is even more of a challenge, at least that’s the thesis of Karrie Marchbanks, an African-American female speaking from experience.

She says that sisters are losing the battle of the bulge because of bad eating habits further complicated by a reluctance to exercise due to a fear of sweating out their hair. Not to worry. Ms. Marchbanks, a single-mom currently residing in North Carolina, has come up with a plan to get you the body you deserve, and in just 21 days.


joanne-c-hillhouse-sketchCaribbean Books You Should Know by Joanne C. Hillhouse

With end of year upon us, I thought I might share some favourite Caribbean reads. I’m limiting my list to adult fiction that I’ve read in the last couple of years, but keep in mind that just because it’s newish to me doesn’t mean it’s new-new. And just because it’s not listed doesn’t mean I didn’t like it, but really the list has to end somewhere. So, it goes without saying that this list is both severely limited and highly subjective. All disclaimers covered? Okay, here goes.

news-kamThe top 100 Films of 2012 by Kam Williams

It’s impossible for me to limit my favorite films of 2012 to just 10 of the year’s 1,000 or so releases After all, it feels unfair even to compare most of them to each other, since they represent so many different genres, countries and cultures, and enjoyed such a range in budgets.

Therefore, as per usual, this critic’s annual list features 100 entries in order to honor as many of the best offerings as possible. Be sure to also check out Kam’s Blacktrospective — the Best in Black Film for 2012.

news-graph7 Free Tools Guaranteed to Make Your Website Better by Troy Johnson

Here are a list of free tools I regularly use to manage I consider them invaluable and part of the reason I’ve been able to keep the website not just viable, but growing and improving for over 15 years.

Of course I utilize countless other applications, tools, widgets, and more to make go. However, these are 7 tools, which are absolutely free, that I’m sure will help improve your website, and make it a cool place to visit. Set to Mark 15 Years Online – Publisher Weekly Magazine Article by Diane Patrick

Since Troy Johnson started the African American Literature Book Club ( in 1998, much has changed in African-American publishing and the way books are promoted and sold.

Johnson launched, a popular online literary portal serving black interest books and authors, as an experiment. He was looking to learn how to make money online and set the goal for as one that would expose readers to good books and authors. Visit PW to read the entire article.

news-booksWhat Was The Last Book You Read? The Celebrity Edition

Over the years we’ve published hundreds of interviews with celebrities. Each one is usually asked, what is now known as the bookworm Troy Johnson Question, “What was the last book you’ve read?”

The question can be quite revealing about the person being interviewed and the books given are usually worth checking out. Actually two of the books mentioned, The Alchemist (read the actress Tamala Jones) and Standing at the Scratch Line (read by Tyler Perry) are my personal favorites. Learn which books gospel singer Yolanda Adams, singer/songwriter Ne-Yo, and other celebrities have read recently.

Film Reviews

news-djangoDjango Unchained

Hollywood has promoted a set of stereotypes when it comes to the depictions of black-white race relations during slavery, with classics like The Birth of the Nation (1915) and Gone with the Wind (1939) setting the tone. Consequently, most movies have by-and-large suggested that it was a benign institution under which docile African-Americans were well-treated by kindly masters, at least as long as they remained submissive and knew their place.

Leave it to Quentin Tarantino to put a fresh spin on the genre, much as he did in the World War II flick Inglourious Basterds (2009). With Django Unchained, the iconoclast writer/director again rattles the cinematic cage by virtue of an irreverent adventure that audaciously turns the conventional thinking on its head.

Also check out our interviews with Quentin Tarantino and Jamie Foxx as they talk about Django Unchained.

news-lovingThe Loving Story

Soon after Mildred Jeter and Richard Loving tied the knot in Washington, DC on June 2, 1958, they decided to move back to their tiny hometown of Central Point, Virginia to settle down and start a family. The groom, a bricklayer by trade, even purchased a plot of land where he promised to build his bride a house.

However, Virginia was one of 24 states where interracial marriage was still illegal because of racist laws designed to rob minorities of their dignity and to keep them in a lower social and economic status. Since Richard was white and Mildred was a mix of black and Native-American, it was just a matter of time before the local sheriff would catch wind of their illicit liaison and crack down on the felons like a ton of bricks.


news-valjeanneValjeanne Jeffers Interview with Derrick Ferguson

Science fiction author, Valjeanne Jeffers, is a graduate of Spelman College, North Carolina Central University and is a member of the Carolina African American Writer’s Collective.

Derrick Ferguson: Tell us about the Immortal series.

Valjeanne Jeffers: Each novel has time-travel, sorcery and shape shifting woven into the plot. The books are set on the alternate planet Tundra, a world without racism, sexism, poverty or crime. This is the setting of Immortal in the year 3075.

news-authorsAuthors N Focus

The Authors N Focus, is “A Site for New and Established Writers to Shine!” Charles and Chandra are the hosts and co-producers of the show which spotlights emerging or established authors, publishers, poets on their recent books or projects.

You may watch videos of the interviews on their TV Show Page Pictured (l to r) are hosts Chandra Adams, Charles Chatmon & Cherie Johnson, during their interview with Cherie (their 1st guest).

Book Related News

news-sell-booksCash 4 Books: Sell Your Used Books Online

Cash 4 Books makes selling your used books very easy. A free iPhone ap scans your book’s barcode and tell you exactly how much they are willing to pay you. Shipping is free you print the mailing label and apply it to the box.

Discussion Board Conversations

Does Race Exist?

Pioneer: I figured I’d start this thread to continue our discussion on race and whether or not it’s a social construct.

Troy: Pioneer, once the human genome was sequenced it became plain to everyone that there is only one race of people on planet earth. Race is indeed, an arbitrary social construct. In fact I wish our government would get out of the business of using it.

news-racePioneer: I believe that humans are all of the same SPECIES, but definitely of different races/breeds. Read the rest of the conversation.

More on the Subject of Race
Are interracial relationships over represented in film?

This is something that has been in the back of my mind for quite some time, the issue really jumped out at me while I was updating a page which includes the most recently reviewed movies I’ve posted on the website.

It seems to me that there are far more interracial couples in film than there are Black couples. When a brother is in a relationship with a sister in film, the Brother is dysfunctional. (read what others think) Housekeeping

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news-berniceGet Your “Mug” on for Free

Author Bernice McFadden loves her mug. McFadden is the authors of several award winning novels. Her latest novel, Gathering of Waters (Akashic Books) was selected as one of the 100 Notable Books of 2012 by the New York Times, and The Washington Post named it one of the 50 Best Books of 2012! FAQ How do I get my book in“How do I get my book on”

This is perhaps the most frequently asked question I get. Learn 8 ways to get you book on (5 of them are free!)

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news-troyOur next eNewsletter will be published in late January 2013. Look out for our popular annual bestsellers lists and more.

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The 100 Best Films of 2012

Kam Williams’ Annual Assessment of the Cream of the Cinematic Crop

It’s impossible for me to limit my favorite films of 2012 to just 10 of the year’s 1,000 or so releases After all, it feels unfair even to compare most of them to each other, since they represent so many different genres, countries and cultures, and enjoyed such a range in budgets.

Therefore, as per usual, this critic’s annual list features 100 entries in order to honor as many of the best offerings as possible. And despite the cloud of controversy swirling around Kathryn’s Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty for its depiction of torture and Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained for its violence and use of the N-word, both of these movies are nevertheless deserving of high accolades in my humble opinion.

Best Big Budget Films

  1. Zero Dark Thirty
  2. Silver Linings Playbook
  3. Django Unchained
  4. Looper
  5. Argo
  6. Life of Pi
  7. 21 Jump Streetsamuel_avenger[1]
  8. Cabin in the Woods
  9. Flight
  10. Magic Mike
  11. The Hunger Games
  12. Skyfall
  13. The Amazing Spider-Man
  14. Safe House
  15. The Sessions
  16. Savages
  17. The Avengers
  18. Think Like a Man
  19. Hitchcock
  20. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
  21. Mirror Mirror
  22. Anna Karenina
  23. Lincoln
  24. Sparkle
  25. Promised Land

Best Foreign Films

  1. Amour (France)
  2. Turn Me on, Dammit! (Norway)
  3. Nobody Else but You (France)
  4. Let the Bullets Fly (China)
  5. The Other Son (Israel)



  6. Putin’s Kiss (Russia)
  7. Sound of Noise (Germany)
  8. Attenberg (Greece)
  9. I Wish (Japan)
  10. The Fairy (Belgium)
  11. The Well Digger’s Daughter (France)
  12. Jiro Dreams of Sushi (Japan)
  13. Ikland (Uganda)
  14. Elles (France)
  15. Simon and the Oaks (Sweden)
  16. The Intouchables (France)
  17. Unforgivable (Italy)
  18. Dolphin Boy (Israel)
  19. Oslo, August 31st (Norway)
  20. A Royal Affair (Denmark)
  21. Busong (Philippines)
  22. Gerhard Richter Painting (Germany)
  23. Somewhere Between (China)
  24. Crazy Horse (France)
  25. 360 (Brazil)

Best Independent Films

  1. Beasts of the Southern Wild
  2. The Deep Blue Sea
  3. Quartet
  4. Take This Waltzrestlesscity[1]
  5. Middle of Nowhere
  6. Safety Not Guaranteed
  7. Compliance
  8. Restless City
  9. Goon
  10. Changing the Game
  11. God Bless America
  12. Ginger & Rosa
  13. Yelling to the Sky
  14. Nobody Walks
  15. V/H/S
  16. Tim & Eric’s Billion-Dollar Movie
  17. Model Minority
  18. The Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best
  19. 28 Hotel Rooms
  20. Velvet Elvis
  21. Deadfall
  22. Mosquita & Mari
  23. Happy New Year
  24. 96 Minutes
  25. Jack & Diane

Best Documentaries

  1. The Central Park Five
  2. Head Games
  3. Chasing Ice
  4. Bully
  5. The Loving Story
  6. The Queen of Versailles
  7. Hoodwinkedmarely2012_movie_poster[1]
  8. Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel
  9. 65_RedRoses
  10. Heist
  11. Booker’s Place: A Mississippi Story
  12. The Revisionaires
  13. Six Million and One
  14. Marley
  15. High Ground
  16. Bonsai People
  17. Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story
  18. Soul Food Junkies
  19. Brooklyn Castle
  20. Chimpanzee
  21. Detropia
  22. Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment
  23. Never Stand Still
  24. 5 Broken Cameras
  25. Samsara

Also check out our annual Blacktrospective — The Best Black Films of 2012

7 Free Tools Guaranteed to Make Your Website Better!


Managing a large website can be a difficult, requiring a wide variety of skills.  As the sole developer of it is important for me to find tools that will make my job easier.

Here are a list of free tools I regularly use to manage   I consider them invaluable and part of the reason I’ve been able to keep the website not just viable, but growing and improving for over 15 years.

Of course I utilize countless other applications, tools, widgets, and more to make go.  However, these are 7 tools, which are absolutely free, that I’m sure will help improve your website, and make it a cool place to visit.

1 – Disqus

Addthis CommentsWith a a few lines of code you can introduce commenting functionality on virtually any website.  But that is just the beginning.

Disqus is so much better than other systems that perform the same function that I would gladly pay for this free service.  In fact, if you scroll down to the end of this blog post, you’ll see that I’ve even replaced the commenting feature than came with WordPress.  All of my old comments, even those from my Blogger days, from almost 10 years ago, were easily imported pulled into the Disqus system.

Disqus gives you the ability to allow visitors to leave comments and communicate with each other on any webpage.  The system is fast, comments are published in real time and you can manage comments from anywhere you have internet access.  The comments are virtually spam free.  I have not encountered any span all year; and I’m not wasting a lot of time manually approving comments.

Disqus also offers a couple of neat optional features.  First, Disqus can pull articles from other pages on your site, and feature them underneath the comments.  This helps visitors discover content on your site they may not have discovered otherwise.  Second Disqus can optionally place articles from other websites on you site as well.  If a visitor clicks on the articles from other websites you generate some income.  Using this feature also allows articles from your site to be featured on other websites.  I utilize both of these features.

Disqus Articles

The system can be set up to provide a wide variety of alerts; including emailing me when someone makes a comment, or replies to one of my comments.  The emailed alerts include the text of the message.  I can have the alert sent to my phone, which allows me to reply to comments directly from my phone.  I never reply to comments from my phone, but it is nice to be able to review comments because people can say the darnedest things.

If you’ve ever made a comment in response to an article on a website or Blog you may have already used Discus.  Discus is clever enough to remember you, are making the process of leaving a comment extremely easy.

The software provides a clean interface, free of distracting advertisements or unnecessary features.  Disqus is perhaps the best new feature I’ve incorporated into my website since I added the Google search box several years ago.

Ultimately I believe software like Disqus will lead the way to the future of the World Wide Web.  Instead of massively bloated websites with closed systems attempting to exert control over all its visitors and ownership of their content, we will begin to see smaller websites specialized for specific niches.  Discus can allow us experience the best of these niche websites while retaining the benefit of being social — if we choose to be social.

Google’s (Analytics, Search & Youtube)

I freely admit I have a love/hate relationship with Google.  Over the years they seem to increasingly engage in activities which undermine the very thing that made them so valuable since they came on the scene in 1998.  I’ve written a great deal about what I don’t like about Google, this article will focus on what I love about Google.

There is no denying the fact Google still provides some of the best utilities and tools which help improve the quality, functionality and analytical tools available to a website.  I’m focusing on three here that I use daily, but there are others equally valuable like Google Adsense which has been the most consistence source of income for for the better part of a decade.  There is also Google Maps which I use anytime I need to provide mapping capability on a webpage.  Visit Google’s Webmaster Tools to learn about a wealth of other tools you can utilize.

2 – Google Analytics

If you are really serious about maintaining and growing a website in 2013 you’ll need analytical tools to understand the nature of your website’s traffic.  Without traffic information it is like trying to drive a car with a blind fold on (forget for a moment that Google has already made this possible).

Google Analytics

The volume and complexity of the data provided can be overwhelming and a little intimidating.  However, if you are willing to take the time to learn how to use the tools, you’ll uncover s gold mine of information.  I can give you a ton of examples of how I use Google on a regular basis for myself and my clients.  Here is just one example.

Google allows you to create a variety of canned reports which you may choose to have sent to you via email.  A custom report I have emailed to me on a daily basis is “Landing Pages with Keywords Report”.   This report is tells me the top 10 pages visited on my site through search and the search terms (Keywords) used to find the page.

Recently I noticed an sharp increase in the number of visitors to my site who arrived searching for “Donald Goines“.  The trend lasted for several days.  After the 2nd day I improved the page by adding an interview by NPR and information about Eddie B. Allen, Jr.’s biography Low Road: The Life and Legacy of Donald Goines.

The 3rd day’s report shows some marked improvements when compared to reports from the prior two days.  People who visited the site searching for Donald Goines, (1) stayed on the site longer (2) viewed more pages and, (3) more frequently visited another page on before leaving.  This is an example of how I was able to immediately identify and take advantage of a web-surfer’s interest and increase their engagement with my website.

Again this is just one tactic of many that Google makes possible through the use of it’s analytical tools.  If have a websites whose revenue model includes advertising sales, you absolutely need to understand the nature of your traffic.

While Google Analytics is free you are giving up complete information about the nature of your traffic.  For me the trade off is worth it for now.  Your case may be different.

3 – Google Site Search

About 10 years ago I discovered a Google search of my website, on the Internet was much faster than running the same search, locally on my desktop computer!  I’ve been a fan of Google search ever since.

Google gives you the ability to allow visitors to search your website directly.  You may utilize the free service or the fee based service.  If you use the free service Google will insert advertisements into you search results.  I used the fee service and generated revenue when people clicked the advertisements.  However, clicked advertisements also sent people away from my website.

Today I use the fee based Site Search to provide my visitors with the ability to search for content on the website.  It is worth paying the fee, which is based upon the number of queries allowed, to completely eliminate advertising.  The following a a screen shot of a query on my name, Troy Johnson.  Advertisement free (well just the ads of my clients) and fast!  The fee based version also offers support, but Google’s support, is not very good and I rarely use it.

Google Search

I also use the paid version of Google to drive my Huria Search engine.  Visit to learn more about how you can use Huria Search to “Discover the Global Black Community”.

4 – YouTube

YouTube, is best thought of as a sophisticated and rapidly growing social media platform, rather than just a place to upload and watch videos.   While there is plenty of opportunity to engage with people on YouTube, I generally use it to; (1) enhance the content on my site with my own original videos and videos created by others, and (2) gather information and data about my visitors viewing habits.

The screen shot below shows what visitors first see when they visit the “Channel” on YouTube.  Which presents visitors with a variety of useful information about the quality and quantity of’s video contributions to YouTube

Youtube Stats

The real benefit is under the hood.  You can get so much useful information on how people interact with your videos; what point do they stop watching, how are the videos discovered, where are the visitors viewing from.  The comments sections is gold mine of information about how people enjoy or dislike your videos.  YouTube has also greatly enhanced their online video editing software.

On a personal note, I actually watch far more video on YouTube (delivered to my regular Television via Apple TV), than any other source including cable or broadcast TV.

5 – AddThis

Addthis allows you to give visitors the ability to easy share content on your website with almost any social media website.  I use AddThis throughout and this helps bolster traffic.

You can review the information provided, by Addthis, to see where which content was shared most often.  By seeing what people share most often helps you understand which content find most valuable.  You can also see which social media platforms your content was shared with most often.


6 – Bitly

Bitly is a URL shortener, which takes long unwieldy URLS and shortens them.  This makes those URLs easier to remember and more suitable for use on Twitter and in emails.  Bitly also allows you to track how links are clicked — the real benefit.

If I create some content whose link I plan to share a link in an emailed newsletter, on social media or in an advertisement, I will use Bitly to convert the URL into a shorter link which I can track.  This allows me to track how many times a link was clicked,  where the click took place .   Bitly is especially useful for tracking the effectiveness of print ads because I create a shortened URL that is only in specific print advertisement — if someone uses the link, I’ll know exactly where they got it from.

Tyora Moody QR Code

Tyora Moody QR Code

For example, here is a link to a profile of a new novelist, Tyora Moody: it is shortened to  which is easily to remember, type, and I’ll know each time the link is clicked.

I also registered a domain ( just for my shortened URLs.  So the link the link also works and help support my brand.  Bitly also allows you to create QR Codes too .

In the pie chart below I can tell that a link placed in my eNewsletter, for example, is clicked twice as often as the same link is clicked on Facebook and Twitter combined.  This service is invaluable for helping me understand which links generate the most interest and which platforms do the best attracting attention.  I wrote an article that goes into more detail about bitly here.


7 – Madmimi

Contact management, for my newsletter mailing list is one of my largest expenses.  Despite all the excitement over social media as a way to reach your audience.  An eNewsletter with a targeted audience of subscribers remains one of the best ways to quickly reach people interested in what you have to say with the least amount of effort.

Anyone who is interested in engaging an audience really needs to develop a mailing list.  Over the years I’ve used several different applications from Listbot to Constant Contact. I find Madmimi’s service has the best offers based upon price, support and software ease of use of a mailing list my size (almost 17,000 names).


Final Notes:

The goal of this article was not to provide a competitive analysis of the available tools to  perform the tasks I’ve described above.  My goal to describe the tools that have helped me maintain over that past year (2012).

I hope one or more of the tools described will help you as much as they have helped me.  If you have any questions or would like to make some other recommendation please use the Disqus powered comments section below.

Happy New Year,
Troy Johnson
President, LLC