Getting Started with Video Blogging

Guest Expert: Joel Friedlander My roots in publishing are firmly planted in the print world. Paper made from trees, books bound in boards covered with cloth, signatures sewn together with thread. Books have always been–until recently–very solid physical objects. You can use them as weights, as doorstops, you can throw…

The Three C’s to Sneak Peek Trailers

Guest Expert: Sandie Lee Congratulations! You’ve written and published a book, that alone is an accomplishment! However, getting your book into the hands of your potential audience may not be that easy. Sure the invention of ebooks, Kindles and online book stores increase your chances, but how will the reader…

YouTube trailer for BookBuzzr

We are pleased to announce that Sandie Lee a freelance writer has created the sneak peak trailer for BookBuzzr. She has done sneak peek trailers for several authors and also contract herself out (personally and through Ascot Media). Her company is called TattleTott Productions and her work can be seen…

How to Make a Book Trailer

Expert: Claudia Jackson In today’s book publishing world, old publicity techniques are no longer enough. Talking your local paper into writing a small blurb about your opus won’t get you anywhere. Social networking and Internet promotion are the keys to success in the new world of eBooks and print on…

Promote Your Books with Video

Expert: Dana Lynn Smith Did you know that YouTube is the third most popular website in the U.S. (behind Google and Facebook) and the second most popular globally? Uploading a book promotion video to your website and to video sharing sites such as YouTube is a great way to capitalize…