The Heidi Thorne Show

Avoiding Age Bias in Self Publishing | Episode 233

February 15, 2022

As authors, we have to be very careful about “aging” our audiences. And this goes in both directions of the age spectrum. So let’s talk about a few of the pitfalls to avoid in age classifications for your readers.

Blog: Avoiding Age Bias in Self Publishing http://hub.me/aoZ6G

YouTube video: https://youtu.be/SaV4KXMsjb4

Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:16 Am I a "senior?"

1:35 Myth 1: Older Readers Like Print Books

2:42 Myth 2: Seniors are Electronically Challenged

5:45 Myth 3: Children’s Books are Picture Books

7:29 What does this mean for authors?

8:13 How to connect with Heidi