As a Publishing House, we watch technology to see how it changes relevant to Self Publishing. We are now getting more and more choices for Print on Demand Books. Here are some distributors who can help you self publish your book. Do remember there is a lot of work involved after you've finished writing. Plaisted … Continue reading Print on Demand – Publishing a Book!
YES, YES, YES...DRAFT TO DIGITAL ARE TESTING PRINT ON DEMAND... I could dance, clap my hands in glee and jump for joy. Though I won't mainly because I've no idea how good POD with Draft to Digital is going to be yet. I'm just excited about there been another company is going through the paces. … Continue reading Draft to Digital – POD
Welcome to the world of LULU Uploading. As promised here is the second installment about UPLOADING...This time it's for eBOOKS. WE start with picking what we wish to publish, of course this time it is the ebook we wish to do. So follow the images and I'll explain what is what as you scroll through … Continue reading Uploading your Self-Published eBook to Lulu
This blog post is from Anne R Allen and dated 22nd April 2018. It is all about Reviews, what is happening with the end suggesting we go WIDE with our REVIEWS. To me it makes perfect sense. Here is her link so you can find more informative posts. http://annerallen.com/2018/04/amazon-paid-reviews/ Authors Beware: Amazon Gets Medieval on … Continue reading GO WIDE WITH REVIEWS – Amazon Reviews
Why oh why is Amazon making it even harder to put up reviews for authors. First they curtail your reviews because you supposedly know the author or you publish the author or help them publish. Now Amazon is telling you to spend over $50 to actually put a review in place. That would be a … Continue reading Book Reviews with Amazon…Yeah Right!
We all know that KDP Print is likely to be taking over from Createspace when they finally close their doors (after all we've seen go on in the last 12 mth) I thought it would be good to do a presentation for those who wish to use KDP Print. In the early days, I heard … Continue reading Uploading your Self-Publishing Paperback to KDP Print
LULU has been publishing books since 2002 with over 2 million titles published. Lulu has developed into an outstanding company with many advantages over both Createspace and Kindle which in recent years caused to many hassles for me personally to want to use them any longer. One of my favourite parts of Lulu is the … Continue reading Uploading your Self-Published Paperback to Lulu
I'm proud to announce our latest book launch with Lulu. Love from The Other Side is the second Valentines Anthology released by Plaisted Publishing House. The ebook was released on Valentines Day and is FREE to everyone. The Print has been approved today! Lulu will send this book out to the various retailers, however we … Continue reading New Release – Love from The Other Side – A Ghostly Writes Anthology
WE all know I don't like Createspace anymore due to their Customer Service debacle and how they treat their customers. They are so not with it. I'm glad to get out now rather than when they close their business down for good...To me this is what it looks like and I'll tell you why. I … Continue reading Createspace – Closing their Professional Services. Is this another step to closing their business?
To me this is sad news. I really enjoyed working with Createspace and their great customer service folks...well until it took a downturn from daft to damn right stupid. I'm over it totally after a phone call last night which didnt' change anything. In fact it was a repeat on what they put in their … Continue reading Ending my Association with Createspace