How to Set Your Indie Book Up for Success

The number one trait you need to become a successful independent author is drive. Without a publisher behind you, you’re the sole person responsible for getting your book to market. While you’re focused on writing, there are likely some elements you haven’t given much thought to. These can be critical to your book’s success. Editorial Even if you’re a grammar […]

4 Common Self-Publishing Mistakes That Indie Authors Should Avoid

Writing a book is one thing, but getting it ready for publishing is a whole different story. While platforms such as Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) have made self-publishing popular, authors often fail to make enough money through self-published book sales. And it is not because the books are not good, but authors tend to […]

How Much Does It Cost For Book Editing?

As an author, writing a book is your primary responsibility. So once that’s done, you can relax, right? Unfortunately, it doesn’t work that way. Once your manuscript is ready, it’s time for you to look for a book editor who can polish your writing and make it ready for publication. It doesn’t matter if you have excellent command over the language and are a master of the art of writing. You must enlist the services of a professional book editor to analyze your manuscript in an unbiased manner and help weed out the smallest of mistakes.

Trends Driving Digital Publishing

The landscape of novels has changed dramatically over the last few years. In 2013, digital publishing accounted for roughly 29% of all trade publishing revenue in the United States. With over 90 million people using eBooks around the globe, it has never been a better time to invest in yourself. To increase your chances of […]

Using Data for Self-Publishing Productivity

You may have often heard the phrase “time is money”. That is particularly true for writers. If you are on a roll, that’s great. However, sometimes getting good-quality content is more of a chore. So how do you get to a more productive state more often? The answer is data. Tracking your habits, your results, […]

New Year, New Author Goals

It’s a common practice for people to set goals they want to accomplish in the new year, and authors are no different. However, only 25% of people who set resolutions are still committed to them after a month, and a measly 8% actually accomplish their goals. You can make 2020 your year as an author […]

Why You Should Utilize your Social Distancing Period by Writing More?

ith many countries of the world heading towards the easing of lockdown restrictions, people are ready to get accustomed to a new way of lifestyle. Life will not be the same as before, at least until the Corona crisis is completely wiped out of our world. We will not be able to meet our friends […]

Author Services for Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing

Since its launch in 2007, Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) has proven to be a boon for numerous established and aspiring authors alike. It offers you the convenience of self-publishing your book without the fear of rejections or untoward delays. Statistics from the US indicate that Amazon’s market share of self-published print books increased to 92 percent in […]

What is the Difference Between Proofreading and Editing?

If you are an aspiring author looking to get your manuscript published, then you’re sure to have come across the terms “proofreading” and “editing.” It’s also likely that you have wondered about the differences between the two. Both steps are an integral part of the book publishing process, steps you would be well advised to […]

Top 10 Creative Book Cover Design Trends & Ideas 2021

when thinking about the cover design of a book, it is essential to remember that this will be the first thing your target audience will see. A well-designed book cover is a great visual sales strategy. A book cover design that is in keeping with new trends is likely to catch the eye of readers much easily. […]