Endangered Species Day: Book Trailer

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Today, May 16th is Endangered Species Day. It's a day to remember the dangers to our environment if we can't help endangered species survive. Here's a not-so-serious look at my latest book trailer. It's a spoof of DirectTV ads. If you can't see this video, click here. The ABAYOMI eBook is on sale for $0.99 until May ...

Unique Book Marketing for Only $5

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Do you have a new book coming out and you're dying to try a book trailer, but you can't really afford it? Here's a great option. If you can't see this video, click here. This video was created by MadMoo at Fiverr.com At Fiverr, people post an offer to do something for just $5. For promotion purposes, ...

DOGGONE FEET! Making a Book Trailer

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Guest post by Leslie Helakoski For more on the book, see this post on Shutta Crum's blog today. I drag my feet when it comes to marketing my books. The exception is when it comes to making a book trailer. Book Trailers don’t take a ton of work, they aren’t expensive if you do it yourself, and ...

Winner: How to Promote Your Book

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Last week, I posted about Katie Davis' new book, HOW TO PROMOTE YOUR BOOK. You posted a link to your favorite book trailer to win a free copy of this book. And the winner is Caroline Starr Rose for this video about her book, May B. If you can't see this video, click here. Thanks, Katie ...

You Need a Series of Book Trailers

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I'm still celebrating the publication of my picture book, PRAIRIE STORMS, by creating another video. This time, I attended the AETN-PBS Family Day event in Conway, AR, where I talked with parents and kids about reading and books. I invited the kids to be "You Tube" Stars by answering a simple question: What is a ...

Book Trailers: On Facebook and About Aesthetics

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Want to put YouTube videos on your Facebook? ReelSeo has a couple tutorials for you: How to Add a Video to Your Facebook Welcome Page The Definitive List of Video Apps for Facebook Pages Book Trailers: Is It Budget or Aesthetics that Matters? On my sister-site, BookTrailerManual.com, I'm having a discussion with Melissa from YABookshelf about teen book trailers. What's ...