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Essential Marketing/PR Tips For Indie Devs

by Michael Hicks on 05/03/16 02:06:00 pm

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After six years of trial and error experiences promoting my games, I’ve compiled some essential tips into one video! How should you write an email to the press? How should you describe your game? When should you start promoting your work? How should you handle your launch? Should you work with a publisher to help you? These questions and more are answered, including tips for managing your Twitter followers, advice for showing at booths/conventions and why you should avoid game bundles.

Follow me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/michaelartsgame
My Website: http://michaelarts.net
Check out my game Pillar on PS4/PC: http://pillar-game.com

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Press Release Aggregators:
http://www.gamespress.com/
https://www.bluesnews.com/

List of Youtubers to email:
http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AlbertPalka/20160419/270751/YouTubers_contacts_list_for_Game_Developers.php

List of game sites to email:
http://videogamejournaliser.com/

Free mailing list for your site:
http://www.bravenet.com/
If your website has cpanel, there are built in tool there

Twitter follower tool:
http://tweepi.com/


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