Self-Publishing: Pulling the Trigger on the publication of a new book plus a video interview with Ingram Content Group CEO David Skip Prichard
8 Keys to Self-Publishing Success by Larry Jacobson. A self-publisher describes bringing his book to market by explaining the steps he took
Indie Publishing: The Problem With Book Distribution and why successful self-publishers use digital delivery and social media marketing.
Self-Publishing and Distribution: Jacqueline Simonds of Beagle Bay Books, Part 2 How book distribution works and the best path for self-publishers
Self-Publishing and Distribution: Jacqueline Simonds of Beagle Bay Books, Part 1 How book distribution works and the best path for self-publishers
6 Tips for Getting Your Book onto Bookstore Shelves including starting locally, listening to your buyers, and expecting to hear a lot of “no” before you get to “yes”
Indie Book Distribution with Publishers Group West, how to work with a distributor and whether authors should partner with publishers, a BAIPA presentation and the regular monthly publishing group meeting
Two Paths to Book Distribution Success for Self-Publishers. We don’t have to all do things the same way to get great results from our self-publishing efforts. Christy Pinheiro and John T. Reed demonstrate opposite approaches that both work.
Distribution for Self-Publishers is quite different than the full distribution reach of a big publisher with marketing, sales and promotion. While a self-publisher might get a line in a catalog, or a distributor to carry their one book, they do not really own a complete distribution apparatus.
Understanding Book Discounts is essential for self-publishers. The old model of distribution may be on its last legs, we’re still using it to set our discounts. New models of distribution brought about by technology and economics will be coming into play soon.