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How to Publish Your Own Book

The first thing you should do while publishing a book yourself is to set the book subject. This is the theme of the book. Use a small but attractive subject. This is going to save you from competing with big publishers. For your advantage you should go for fiction subjects as they sell highly and they are not heavily discounted.

It is important that you do some research. It is important that when you are 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. By visiting the popular book selling websites you will be in a position to see the types of titles are selling more than others. This can also be done by visiting the popular bookshops to inquire with them the types of books are selling and which types of books people are asking for.

Paperback or hard cover are some of the formats you can use to make your book. 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. Hard cover is going to boost the value of your book and this may result into high income.

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.

Preferably use print on demand publishers. It involves the sending of computer file on print on demand printer. This means that you print only the books that are on sale. This is going to ensure that you don’t go at a loss of making much 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 then decide how you want to distribute your books. Going to the book distributor to distribute books for you is the best way. 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. Some of the places where you can market your book is through book selling website or through social media. You can also market the book by the word of mouth.