Tag Archives: self-publishing

Welcome to our “Self-Publishing” tag page, which is where you’ll find our blog articles about self-publishing your book. Enjoy the articles and if you’d like help ghostwriting your book, give us a call!

calculating self-publishing royalties

Calculating Self-Publishing Royalties

Figuring out self-publishing royalties can be surprisingly complex. It depends on several factors, including type of book sold (softcover, e-book, etc.), the size of the book, and the sales channel in which it was sold. A look at how these royalties are calculated, with explanations from the contracts of iUniverse, Xlibris, and WingSpan Press.

10 book printing definitions

10 Book Printing Definitions

If you’re DIY self-publishing, you’ll be dealing directly with a printer. Printers have their own terminology, so you’ll need to understand short run, POD, print broker, web offset, and other terms. Here’s a discussion of 10 printing terms, plus a link to a list of printers who print books.