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Book Trailers for Kids

Book Trailers for Kids: How to Guide

You can probably tell ElectraFox is passionate about book trailers: now we’ve written a book about it! “Book Trailers for Kids” is an easy-to-follow step by step guide to help your child make a book trailer to use use for a school project, book report, homework assignment, or just for fun! In addition to being […]

Why Can’t You Judge a Book by its Cover?

Book Trailer Explainer Video

Why can’t you judge a book by its cover? Well, think of it this way: even if a picture is worth a thousand words, your novel is many tens of thousands of words. So, a reader can’t possibly know if you book is going to appeal to them just by the cover alone. That’s why […]

Can You Use Copyrighted Images in Your Book Trailer?

can you use copyrighted images in your book trailer

Can you use Copyrighted images and video in your book trailer? How do you get licenses for media and music you use in your book trailer?

How Authors Can Make More Money – Not From Books

How Authors Can Make Money

You want to be a full-time author. Believe me, I get it. But pesky things like rent, health insurance, and groceries get in the way of us writing full -time. That’s why alternate sources of revenue – especially passive revenue – are vitally important

Best Videos To Promote Your Book

10 Book Videos That Are Not Book Trailers

Everyone knows how book trailers can be used to market novels and picture books, but did you know that there are other types of book marketing videos as well? Here are 10 types of other promotional book videos that ElectraFox can make for you that are not book trailers. 10. Author Interview This is where the […]