Just as I thought, others have already proposed instant book selling or pitching. Don’t know if it’s exactly like a QR code, but a colleague tells me about a “Digital Book Card” workshop at this year’s Willamette Writers Conference. Say what?
Writing Tip for Today: What’s a digital book card, anyway? Whether you are pitching or you’ve already published a book (or movie script) digital book cards promise a quick, handy way to access your book’s files for potential buyers or to show to prospective agents. Here’s the info I got from my writing colleague who sat in on the workshop:
Imagine having a gift card in your pocket to download your latest book (or movie project).
Cheri Lasota, who conducted a great Marketing workshop using an online presentation called Prezi (it’s free). You can click in on the objects and zoom in using your mouse wheel: http://prezi.com/1rcn9i_iqadi/advanced-e-marketing/
OK. Do you think these book cards are the next big thing or not and why?