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Tips on Publishing Your Own Book

You should start by setting the subject of your book. This is the theme of the book. Use a small but attractive subject. As a result you will not face competition from big publishers. Fiction subjects are selling highly and are not heavily discounted.

It is important that you do some research. While doing research look for the titles that are competitive and you think about how you want to make yours look better. You should also find out if the books are selling or not to decide if the title is good or not. You can do the search on popular book selling websites to see which types of titles are selling more than others. The bookshops will be able to tell you the types of books are selling and which types of books people are asking.

Paperback or hard cover are some of the formats you can use to make your book. Using a hard cover is very expensive as it is going to cost you a lot of money unlike paperback which are cheap. Even though paperback is not very impressive as compared to hard cover you should use it if you have less money. You will earn a lot of money from using hard cover since it is very impressive and increases the value of the book.

You should therefore make copies of your book. If you have a printer you can buy the papers and print by yourself but if you don’t you will need to higher printing services. Do not be in a hurry to print go for a printer that is affordable and produces quality work.

Consider using print on demand publishers. It means sending of computer file on print on demand printer. This means that you print only the books that are on sale. As a result you are going to save a lot of money and avoid unnecessary wastage.

Make sure you get the ISDN number for you book. This is known as the International Standard Book Number that is used in identifying your book in the book trade.

You should therefore make a decision on the mode you want to use to distribute your books. The most reliable method is by the use of a book distributor. The books will be distributed on discount of the cover price.

You can decide how you want to market your book by yourself. You can use social media platform or book selling website to market your books. You can do it yourself by the word of mouth.