Over the years, I've had bad experiences with clients. I'm sure we all have and we move on and forward, take it as a lesson learnt and not repeat it. Most of the time it works, however when COURTESY is lacking then I will take a stand. It doesn't take much to message someone who … Continue reading Courtesy Lost in the Digital Age…
FIVERR and those who offer Formatting, also known as Interior Book Design, through this platform can be awesome and then not so much. Authors, especially new ones, need to know how to research and get the best. It's time for those questions again. All Authors need to know what questions to ask to find a … Continue reading FIVERR and the Pros and Cons of Formatting
Many new authors use Fiverr as a cheap place to go and get work done on their books, be it a book cover, images inside a book, editing or formatting. All I can say is please check and research anyone you use, especially from Fiverr and similar sites. Yes, there are some great people on … Continue reading Fiverr and Images
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
Here I was proud to be a Director of my own limited company. With a gentleman who was going to assist with Marketing in exchange for publishing a book and my daughter as a contractor to do Book Covers. My daughters hobby business is Ceejay Designs. Claudia was studying Graphic Design after being trapped in … Continue reading My Journey into Creating a Publishing Company – Part Two
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
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?