How to Publish Your Own Book
When you want to publish a book you should start by setting the book subject. This is what the book is talking about. Subject should be small and attractive. 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. You should look for the titles that are competitive and you think about how you want to make yours look better. You can as well 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. You can also visit the popular bookshops to inquire with them the types of books are selling and which types of books people are asking.
You should decide how you want the back of your book to look either using a hard cover or a paperback. What makes big difference between paperback and hard cover is the quality and price. If you have less money you can go for paper cover though it is not very impressive as compared to hard cover. But if you use hard cover your books will increase in value and you may end up getting a lot of money.
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. You should compare the prices and go for quality and affordable service.
You should check out 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. You will be able to curb wastage and save some money at long last.
Make sure you get the ISDN number for you book. A unique code that is used in identifying your book in the book market is known as International Standard Book Number.
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. You should pay the book distributor a percentage of the cover price as his fee.
You can decide how you want to market your book by yourself. This can be done through book selling website or you do the through social media. Word of mouth is also an effective tool for marketing.