They pop up all over Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram, and Twitter. And with good reason. Social media is very visual-focused, so why not engage with readers/potential readers by showing them images connected to your book?
We all know to show not tell, right?
Mood boards and book aesthetics let an author do just that to introduce characters, settings, themes, or an overall “feel” for the book. I put together a short video that explains the difference between the two, how to utilize them to help with an upcoming book launch or expand your reader base, and gives a quick tutorial on putting them together.
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These primarily appear on Pinterest and can be created for books, movies, or even just a color. Continue reading