Buddy Scalera is a professional marketing writer, editor, and content strategist. He is the author of six books and three CD-ROMs on visual storytelling.

He believes in the messy first draft and in the power of editing and revisions.

As a former journalist, he has written news, feature articles, and opinion pieces for newspapers, magazines, and websites. His non-fiction credits include Wizard Magazine, InQuest Magazine, Wizard World Online, Spin Online, The Ridgewood News, The Town News, Combo, Scarlet Street, Comics Buyer’s GuideComics Value Monthly, and the Content Marketing Institute.

Writing and Editing

His writing and editing experience includes:

  • Websites
  • Emails
  • Press releases
  • Blogs
  • Social media content
  • Interactive stories
  • Webcasts
  • CD-ROMs
  • Educational and training materials
  • Newsletters
  • Screenplays
  • Newspaper articles
  • Magazine features
  • Website articles
  • Blog posts
  • Advertisement and marketing materials
  • TV commercials
  • Videos
  • Speeches
  • Books
  • Comic books
  • And more…

He continues to write comic book scripts for Marvel Comics and other publishers.

Check out Buddy Scalera’s Amazon Author Page. Read his blog Words+Pictures=Web.

As primary author:

  1. Book: Comic Artist’s Essential Photo Reference (2016)
  2. Book: Creating Comics from Start to Finish (2011)
  3. Book: Colossal Collection of Action Poses (2011)
  4. Book: Comic Artist’s Photo Reference: Women & Girls (2008)
  5. Book: Comic Artist’s Photo Reference: Men & Boys (2008)
  6. Book: Comic Artist’s Photo Reference: People & Poses (2006)
  7. CD-ROM: Visual Reference for Comic Artists: Vol. 3 (2003)
  8. CD-ROM: Visual Reference for Comic Artists: Vol. 2 (2002)
  9. CD-ROM: Visual Reference for Comic Artists: Vol. 1 (2001)

As contributor:

  1. Book: Fantasy Genesis Characters (2018)
  2. Book: Artist’s Digital Photo Reference – Landscapes (2016)
  3. Book: Intelligent Content: A Primer (2015)
  4. Book: Essentials of Maternity, Newborn, and Women’s Health Nursing (2012)
  5. Book: Ubiquity, Mobility, Security: The Future of the Internet (2011)
  6. Book: Bryan Hitch’s Ultimate Comics Studio (2010)
  7. Book: Doll Fashionistas: Beautiful Dolls and Ultra-cool Fashions You Create With Needle and Thread (2009)
  8. Book: 1,000 Comic Books You Must Read (2009)
  9. Book: The Science of Superheroes (2003)

Guest Posts to Websites and Blogs

Comic Books: Complete list of comics written by Buddy Scalera

Contact Buddy Scalera