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Media Resources

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Too much time is spent researching useful media resources. With the addition of creating a product, a business owner must effectively market the product. Little time is left for much else.

Start with these media resource websites to save time and money. If the information link is outdated, please contact me with the correct information to keep all independents up to date. 

The current media resource directories can be found at most local libraries and universities. Contact me in order to add other sites to the list.

  • Apex Reviews – Offers publicity package including video, book review and local press release distribution. 
  • Art Official Media LLC – Offers publishers and authors quality press releases and distribution.  Also offers publicity launch package.                            
  • BlackBookPromo.com – Offers book and media promotion to the AA market.  www.blackbookpromo.com                          
  • Bryan Farrish Radio Promotion - Independent radio interview promotion.  Specialize in booking commercial and non-commercial radio stations.                  
  • Bacon Media Directory - Another media publisher that offers trials by mail. If a library, college or educational institution does not carry Gebbie, they will carry Bacon.                                                      
  • Black PR – provides a service that will send your press release to all African American media for $150.                                        
  •  C&B Distribution – Offers publicity and marketing packages. Specializes in AA and urban books.                                               
  • Cush City –provides a wealth of advertising and promotional campaigns to fit small press budgets.                              
  • Donna Hill Promotions – Offers promotion and publicity services for authors. www.donnahillpromotions.com      
  • Gebbie Media Directory - This media directory publisher offers access to many listing. Request your software trial by mail or phone.                                                  
  • KSB Promotions, Inc – Promotes Non-fiction to National, regional and local markets.                                                   
  • PeopleSpeak – Public relations firm specializing in non-fiction books.                  
  • Pr/Pr Public Relations – Publicity firm that creates buzz for non-fiction books.       
  • Radio-Television Interview Report– Bradley Communications is a great place to create let radio and television know about your product and service. Good investment, plus Steve Harrison offers a wealth of free information through telephone seminars and reports for authors.                                                     
  • Parapublishing – Dan Poynters site offers both free and paid for media list to generate book buzz.                                  
  • Mosaic Books - offers a variety of programs for to sell books to the urban and mainstream.

Feel free to contact me if you come across other sites that are equally as important to urban authors and artists.

Q.B. Wells, Author of Blackface, Editor of The Urbania Magazine

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