4 Reasons A Book Trailer Can Help Sell More Books

Movie reel for book trailerBook trailers (traditionally “teaser” videos that help promote a title) are a unique way to let people get a glimpse of your book.

The visual medium can drum up a lot of interest because videos have the potential to go viral and people spend a lot of time watching videos online.

If you didn’t plan on making a book trailer for your title, here are some reasons why you may want to change your mind.

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Challenges New Authors Face and How to Overcome Them

challengeBeing an author is a tough gig and not many people make a success out of it.  Many of the barriers to entry into the publishing world have been reduced or eliminated by the internet but it is still challenging to write a book or (if you’ve already written one), to market and sell it.  Here are some common challenges we see authors face and how to overcome them.

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Promoting Your Book Through Free and Paid eBook Submission Platforms

New authors need as much free exposure as possible to promote their book.  Social media and blogging can help but offering your title for free in the form of an ebook can get you a lot further.  Check out these free and paid ebook submission services for marketing your new title.

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Writing for eBook Success

It’s a huge relief to finally finish a manuscript but a greater challenge lays ahead.  Converting your Word document into an eBook.  For new self-published authors, it can be a challenge to figure out how to get a book out of the traditional word processing program and into a format that is ready to be converted to eBook.  Here are some of the most common mistakes we see authors make.

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