YouTube is the world’s second largest search engine and third most visited site after Google and Facebook. BookTube is a community on YouTube and its stars are attracting thousands of bookish viewers of all ages. Editors and marketing teams are using BookTube to try to capitalise on the next big thing.
Sanne Vliegenthart has been part of the Booktube community for nearly 8 years. She has over 160,000 subscribers to her channel, which has received over 11,000,000 views.
Sanne will be talking about how she generates ideas and how both publishers and individuals can make the most out of BookTube communities.
Date: Wednesday 29th March
Venue: The Lib-rary, Covent Garden
Starring: Sanne Vliegenthart
£5 - £8 or Free for BookMachine Members (from £4/month)
The BookMachine network is something you can dip in and out of throughout your career, whenever you want to expand your network, learn something new, or just have a good time.
If you want to learn from others who’ve made a success in the industry and want to meet exciting new people – then this BookMachine event is for you.
What will happen at the event?
There'll be an opportunity to share some of your own ideas about how BookTube can be used, followed by a short talk and questions with Sanne and then a chance to meet other industry publishing professionals.
This is the second BookMachine event to take place at our new home - The Library - an exclusive members club in a five storey town house in the heart of Covent Garden, only a short walk from both Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square. The walls are adorned with bookcases and books - a perfect spot for publishing professionals to meet!
When & Where
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