Author Video on Author Location Package


Add a personal touch to your marketing campaign with your own 90- to 120-second author video, where you can talk about yourself, your book, your inspiration, or your writing process.

If you want to reach a wider audience and connect with readers on a more personal level, the Author Video at Author’s Location marketing service is perfect for you. For sixty to ninety seconds, you get to talk about the important points of your book while showing your audience a glimpse of your personality as an author.

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

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 London. 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 and your personal website. 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 final video will be distributed on YouTube.

Call us today at 0800 056 3182 or +44 20 3014 4095

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.