Author Video at Author's Location


Capture your audience’s attention and turn them into potential readers with your very own author video. Share your writing experiences, show your personality, and impart your expertise on your book subject in a 90- to 120-second video.

The Author Video at Author’s Location marketing service allows you to reach a wide range of audiences and make a connection often only achieved through personal interaction.

You can’t always be available for an interview or a speaking engagement, but with the author video, would-be readers can simply click the Play button, and your message would reach them and potentially pique their interest.

Purchase of Author Video at Author’s Location will entitle the authors to the following:

With this service, you get:

  • Ownership of a 90- to 120-second custom-made author video
  • Distribution of your book video on YouTube.
  • A link to your author video from your book details page in Xlibris
  • One round of edits at no extra cost.* Acceptable edits would include:
    • Music swap
    • Addition/removal/replacement of still images
    • Re-sequencing or re-ordering of existing takes/materials included in existing video
    • Removal of sound bites
    • Colour correction and lower third correction
    • Audio level adjustment

*First round of edits is free of charge. Succeeding edits will incur a charge.

Note: If you intend to be filmed in a public place, you must be able to secure a release for the location before video can be recorded there

* Please Note: Your chosen filming location must be within two driving hours of Perth, Melbourne or Sydney. Filming at locations farther away will require additional fees.

Since you own the copyright to your author video, you may use it in tandem with your other marketing campaigns like email marketing, press releases, your book’s webpage, your personal website, and your social media sites to name a few. Share and spread the link of your video to as many contacts in your network as possible.

How It Works:

  • Our partner support team shall be in touch to confirm your video filming schedule, location and the preparation necessary.
  • After filming, a link to the first cut of your author video will be sent to you by email by our marketing services representative.
  • Once approved your book video will be distributed on YouTube.
  • You will also get a link to the video that will be posted on the social media sites that will be set up for you. You can share it to as many contacts in your network as you prefer.

Call us today at 844.742.4308 or 1800 844 927

to speak to a consultant and learn more about this service

Disclaimer: Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Prices listed do not include any applicable sales, use, excise, value-added, goods and services, or other tax, which will be added to the total at the time of purchase. Other restrictions may also apply.