Publishing tips are abundant and can be found all over the web. Every author is on their own literary journey, and a part of that path is to learn. We all have different skill levels depending on how we’ve developed en route. Here are some of the main publishing tips that I’ve gleaned from the past years of publishing my work.
I’ve split the publishing tips into a series of articles below, highlighting the main topics covered.
Here is also a previous blog post I wrote about my journey – Lessons I’ve learnt from writing my first novel
Look around for covers that you like
Find a cover designer, study their published work
Send a synopsis + a few of your thoughts
Print a small run if you can
ACR (advanced copy readers)
Complete book blurbs and descriptions
Get your own author website with book pages
Decide on the price – stand alone or series
Decide on the online markets and outlets
Soft release (upload to get ACR feedback)
Blog about the release
Update keywords online
Change price points
Adverts and promos
If you missed the series, click here for my WRITING TIPS
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