What do you think is the most positive aspect of self-publishing?
Have you self-published a book? If you have, what do you think is the most positive aspect of self-publishing? What are the pluses to being your own publisher?...
I haven't personally self-published, but I have a few friends who have. The good thing about self-publishing is that it is a sure way to get your book out there. You have control over just about everything and you have the power to make sure things get done right.
But you have to consider the downside to self-publishing too. It costs a lot of money, and there is no garuntee that your book will sell.
Only that you learn how it is done...it is time consuming and quite expensive..but you never lose the knowledge...
I haven't done it, but I think the best part is having the control and freedom.
by M. T. Dremer 4 years ago
Has your experience with self publishing been positive or negative?For those of you who have self published a book (either physical or ebook), how would you say your experience was overall? Please consider things like production costs, self promotion, sales and reviews. What is the best thing about...
by Isabella Mukanda-Shamambo 2 years ago
What does it take to self-publish a book/novel?I have been considering self-publishing my work for some years now. I would like some advice from people who have self-published before.
by thecollecktor 7 years ago
I recently published a book using Lulu.com. The next step is to market it so others might discover it with the hope of building sales. Lulu offers marketing along with editing and other services to help in this effort all at a cost. Marketing a self published book is...
by Matthew Dawson 8 years ago
What is your opinion, Is it better to self publish or find a publisher and get a contract...Now days with modern technology as it is it has become easy for an author to self publish. However is it really worth the time that it takes to also self market? I have found that the old traditional way of...
by Ian Hudson 7 years ago
Last year I wrote a children's book aimed at the Harry Potter age group. I am thinking about posting it on here, but it is 17000 words. Should I post each chapter as a separate Hub or would I be better off going for the entire thing on one Hub?
by Deep Biswas 2 years ago
Do you have any experience in self-publishing?Do you have any experience in self-publishing? Would you like to share? Do you think amazon and createspace are good platforms for self-publishing? Be it e-book or hard copy.
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