Weekly Wednesday Podcast: Using Video Marketing as Part of Your Book Promotion Strategy

Today we’re covering:

  • What is a book trailer and why should you use one as a part of your book promotion strategy?
  • How long should it be?
  • What to include in the trailer?
  • Where to upload/promote your trailer?
  • How can they benefit you, as an author?
  • Should you have someone else create your book trailer for you?

Here’s today’s podcast:


Here is an example of a book trailer:

Here is an example of the book teaser you can win by entering our Facebook contest:


DISCUSSION: What would you like us to discuss on next week’s podcast?

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