Has anyone had success making money or being picked-up by a publisher?
There have been stories about people who self-published and then sold / promoted their book themselves and then got a publishing deal. Basically, if you (nobody) can sell 10,000 copies, then they (somebody) should do fine.
Based on your title, though, whatever you do, don't self edit
by Dani Alicia 5 years ago
If there are any professional, published authors here on hubpages (and I'm sure there are tons of you guys) I was wondering if someone could tell me if self-publishing is good or bad, and maybe give a couple of pros and cons. It would be my first book.
by Eiddwen 7 years ago
What opinions do you have on self publishing?
by oka benard osahon 3 years ago
Publishing in Nigeria is a difficult task to embark on. The climate has undernourished the inspiration to write, rather we have businessmen-writers, who own their own printing press, write books, get them approved by the education board and market the books to schools themselves. That is quite a...
by Cindy Murdoch 6 years ago
And, when having to deal with self-publishing or writing in general, do you give out your social security number to everyone or have you gotten a tax ID number and are using that?
by Keith Ham 6 years ago
Best route for Self-Publication?I'm aware of, and love, options such as Lulu. I like printing on demand services and am almost at the point of addiction (aha). I'm wondering if perhaps there is a better place where I could produce something along the lines of Gilded covers and leatherbound...
by jkchandra 7 years ago
I want to do e-book publishing but was advised by other experienced authors that it also has a real disadvantage to it because you might have a hard time going back to traditional publishing. Agents who discover that you have done E-book work before mostly tend to reject your query letter which is...
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