ISBNs Made Easy

Do I Need an ISBN?

Originally posted on If you are getting ready to self-publish your novel, you might be wondering if you need an ISBN and how many to purchase. Here’s an easy, no-frills breakdown of what you need to know. What is an ISBN? An ISBN is a unique number used to identify a book established by […]

Book Trailers for Kids

Book Trailers for Kids: How to Guide

“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 a how-to-guide, this book also has a handy worksheet,  storyboard templates, tips & tricks, and filming checklist […]

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?

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 […]