CreateSpace or Book Baby?
Indie publishers, do you use one or both of the above? If so, any hints, tips or reviews?
I like CreateSpace, because of its connection with Amazon. I also offer my books on Kindle through KDP Direct, which will suck your cover and interior from CreateSpace, and set it up for Kindle (or allow you to upload your own Kindle files).
I went with CreateSpace primarily because it's an Amazon company.
The packages were reasonable and they handle the Kindle set up.
When it comes to selling books eventually all roads lead to Amazon.
I've been very pleased with CreateSpace, as William Leverne Smith... published a handful of books. Easy to use, great product. ;-)
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