Freelance VO Survival: Continuing Education – via J. Christopher Dunn – “Staying up to date with current trends in the market, approaches to your craft, and new methods or technologies will help keep you marketable and traveling knowledgeably down the road to freelance happiness.”
Do These 5 Things to Manage Info Overflow – via Dave Courvoisier – Never stop learning, but make sure you know how to avoid getting overwhelmed by information.
Writing Subject Lines That Get Emails Opened – via Marc Scott – Using email to market your VO services or Royalty Share titles? Marc’s got some good advice.
From “Blast That X-wing!” to “Traitor!”: The Voices of StarWars: The Force Awakens – via StarWars.com – The voice actors in the hit movie get a special shout out.
For Rights Holders:
What Authors Must Do On Branding, Platform Building & Marketing A Book – via – BookMarketingBuzzBlog – Bookmark this in-depth look at what an author needs to know when it comes to branding, marketing, and promotions. You’ll be coming back to it frequently!
16 Publishers Showcasing Their Books & Authors on Pinterest – via BookBub – A deep well of ideas, this post showcases over a dozen different methods for promoting your titles on social media.
Relevance: The Key to Advertising/Marketing– via Chris McMullen – While anyone with a few dollars might be able to buy your audiobook, you can give your marketing efforts the best chance of success by considering who really makes up your potential audience.
How to Use Public Speaking to Promote Your Self-published Book – via ALLi – Author Denise Barnes explains the importance of public speaking in book promotion and marketing, and draws on her personal experience to help you develop confidence and skill in that area.