FAQs About Undiscovered Voices Infomercial


Is an author video or book video a pre-requisite to purchase this service?
I have a Standard Book Video. Can I purchase the Infomercial service?
I have an Author Video and Book Video. Is it possible to have both featured in the infomercial?
How long will my infomercial run?
Where will my infomercial run?
Can you estimate how many times my infomercial will be viewed?
How much airtime do I get?
How many authors will be featured in the infomercial?
Can I choose which cities my infomercial airs?
Can I choose my six-week airtime period?
Can I choose which spot my book is featured within the infomercial?
How can I confirm my infomercial was featured as promised?
Will I be able to see my infomercial?
Can I use my infomercial as a marketing tool wherever I deem fit?
Who owns the contents of this infomercial?
Are all authors eligible to purchase this service?
What kind of other books will be featured in the infomercial?


Is an author video or book video a pre-requisite to purchase this service?

Yes, a video created by AuthorHouse is required. However, we have infomercial service options for authors who already have a video and those who need one created. The three service options are as follows:

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I have a Standard Book Video. Can I purchase the Infomercial service?

No, only authors who have a Premium Book Video or Author Video can purchase the Infomercial service. You will need to purchase either the Infomercial with Book Video or Infomercial with Author Interview service.

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I have an Author Video and Book Video. Is it possible to have both featured in the infomercial?

No, you must choose one video to feature in the infomercial. If you want to feature both your video and trailer, you must purchase two infomercial spots.

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How long will my infomercial run?

Your infomercial will run over a six week period for a total of 30 times.

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Where will my infomercial run?

During the overnight, early morning and weekend slots in the following five markets: Denver, Colo., Indianapolis, Ind.; Charlotte, N.C.; Ft. Myers/Naples, Fla.; and San Antonio, Texas.*

*Markets are subject to change based on station availability.

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Can you estimate how many times my infomercial will be viewed?

Based on the latest Nielson ratings, we estimate the infomercial will be viewed more than one million times over your six-week campaign. Please note: Views does not mean unique viewers; a view is each time a person within or outside the same household views the program. You also gain the potential of increased viewership when we distribute the infomercial on YouTube as three segments.

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How much airtime do I get?

Your airtime will consist of the actual length of your video or trailer, plus we’ll show your book cover before your video section plays.

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How many authors will be featured in the infomercial?

Each infomercial can feature up to 10 authors total.

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Can I choose which cities my infomercial airs?

No. We chose markets to gain wide distribution across the country.

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Can I choose my six-week airtime period?

No, your infomercial will run depending when you purchase the service and the availability of open time slots.

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Can I choose which spot my book is featured within the infomercial?

No, we have sole discretion of the presentation of the infomercial and will arrange it to maximize effectiveness and professionalism.

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How can I confirm my infomercial was featured as promised?

We will send you a report detailing specific stations and airtimes, but only after your infomercial runs because some projected spots may get bumped and moved to a different time.

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Will I be able to see my infomercial?

Yes, we will send a DVD copy of the completed infomercial.

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Can I use my infomercial as a marketing tool wherever I deem fit?

You cannot use it on TV, but you can use it on your websites, at signings or any other use.

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Who owns the contents of this infomercial?

AuthorHouse owns the content of the complete infomercial, but you retain the right to your book video or author interview.

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Are all authors eligible to purchase this service?

Yes, but local and independent stations have the right to pass on any controversial content.

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What kind of other books will be featured in the infomercial?

Books of any genre are eligible, but local and independent television stations have the right to pass on any controversial content.

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