Tag Archives: self-publishing

AuthorEarnings Report

In the world of self-publishing there are two disparate arguments. One side tells you that the successful self[publishers are few and far between and most self-pubbed books will sell less than a hundred copies. Others claim it’s the best path … Continue reading

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Publishing Scams and How they Work

        Great article about the business end of publishing and what you need to know if you go the self-publishing route. Self-Publishing  

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Why You Should Self-Publish

    Should you self-publish? Hugh Howey thinks you’re wrong to do anything else.

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SELF-PUBLISHING ON AMAZON

SELF-PUBLISHING ON AMAZON by Jodie Renner, Editor & Author, http://www.JodieRenner.com I’ve published two books myself on Amazon in the past year, as e-books, and also published them both in trade paperback on CreateSpace. Here are some of the many points … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Grey: The New Publishing Paradigm

      Bethany Sales, Publisher and Writer writes, It’s sold 70 million copies worldwide, dominated theNew York Times bestseller list for over 50 weeks, and caused an 80 percent increase in sales for blindfolds. Read More:    

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Publishing – Prepare to Publish Your Book

In the Spring/Summer Spectrum a 4-day course on some of the ins and outs of both traditional publishing and self-publishing. The course begins Wednesday, July 4 at 6:30 pm at the Masonville Public Library. The fee is $40 for residents … Continue reading

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6 REASONS EDITORS WILL REJECT YOU

      Ever wonder why your submissions are rejected?  Chris Payone guest blogs on Chuck Sambuchino Guide to Literary Agents. Guest column by author Chris Pavone, author of the buzzed-about novel, The Expats (March 6, 2012, Crown). The thriller debut received starred … Continue reading

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PD12 Program of Online Workshops

The workshops all take place in the forums on the Promo Day website on Saturday 19th May and are completely free to attend. In order to take part you just need to register via the website .  The workshops for … Continue reading

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Notes from a self-publisher

If you have ever thought of bypassing publishers all together and self-publishing, here are two articles that will give you numbers and invaluable information. http://musetracks.wordpress.com/2012/04/19/real-numbers-real-authors-no-bs/

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Self-Editing: Back to Basics

David Gaughran hosts Karin Cox and she writes an excellent blog about editing your own work and how you can only go so far before you need someone else to look at you manuscript. Self-Editing

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J.A. Konrath’s Blog on Self-Publishing

J.A. Konrath has become  a bit of a legend in the self-publishing world. He has a popular blog where he freely talks about his successes and his failures. He was a New York-published author with a mystery series. It sold well, … Continue reading

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