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With this trailer video template, you can make a professional book trailer for promoting your book. Actually, you can even use it for other purposes that fit with the broken glass effects, it's completely up to you. To customize this template, just press the button above to open our online video editor.
What's a book trailer?
A book trailer is a promotional video that shows a sneak peek of the book. It's good for advertising and marketing because it sparks the curiosity of a potential buyer. The fantastic thing about book trailers is the unlimited possibilities they offer for imagination. Being a recent marketing technique, there's definitely not any established formula for creating a book trailer.
Consequently, a "book trailer" search at YouTube displays hundreds of examples, some have high quality, and others are simple trailers made with PowerPoint. Many book trailers include author interviews, info about the ebook, quotes, and important parts of the story.
How much does it cost to make a book trailer?
Book trailers are usually extremely costly, but should you decide to make the trailer video yourself with our online video editor and book trailer maker, it will be very affordable. If you instead want to work with a more traditional video production company, that will do all the work for you, be ready to spend hundreds of dollars. And if you decide to include actors, animation, voiceovers, etc; higher quality book trailers can cost thousands of dollars.
Fortunately, using our movie trailer creator with a bit of creativity, and without having video editing skills, you can easily produce your own trailer. Publishers and authors who choose to produce their trailer videos with an online trailer maker app, decrease the cost and also keep total control over the production.
We give you all the necessary tools to develop a professional trailer without the need to download any software. A trailer doesn't have to cost a fortune to be able to effectively promote your book and excite the readers. Don't destroy your trailer with amateur voice-overs. A professional-sounding voice-over doesn't cost much nowadays, and we can even provide it for you for less than $50 USD.
Who watches book trailers?
We definitely don't recommend that you pay a lot of money to produce a book trailer. Go for an affordable online service like ours. After spending hundreds of dollars producing book trailers, many writers came to the conclusion that it is a waste of money to buy expensive trailers, including the trailers for bestsellers. Nevertheless, there's a thriving group of websites focused on showcasing book trailers, and lots of indie publishing houses have good subscription numbers on their YouTube channel.
Because the cost of using our online movie trailer maker is quite low, you really have nothing to lose besides a bit of your time. You can start making your trailer video right now, and it will not cost anything to try. It's free to create low-resolution mp4 videos. Feel free to explore and customize all our video templates with our online video maker.