The greatest book trailers all have a few common denominators. These are ten things you should be sure to add to your book trailer.
Not all videos that have books in them are book trailers... and knowing the different types of promotional videos you could make to market your book will only help to diversify and strengthen your marketing efforts! Here are 10 types of promotional book videos that you can (and should) make... that aren't book trailers.
There are many different styles of book trailers. In this article, we break it down four distinct genres: Cinematic, Dynamic Graphic, Animated, and Illustrated.
What are book trailers? Book Trailers are cinematic-style previews for books. Though many of these book trailers may look like big-budget movie trailers, these videos are actually promoting a book, not a film!
Over the years, book trailers have evolved from amateur photo slideshows to award-winning cinematic masterpieces. How and why have these little videos become so important? In this blog, we discuss the reasons readers seek out book trailers and how these little videos have changed the way we look at books forever.
A great book trailer will entice a reader to pick up the book, not make them feel like they’ve already read it cover to cover. Book trailers are NOT movie trailers! Movie studios don’t need to leave much to the imagination because they’re inviting us to see a big budget spectacle, not experience a character’s journey.
What makes a book trailer effective or awful? We've compiled a list of the top ten mistakes people make when creating a book trailer.