The Top 5 Pitfalls of Self-Publishing

Avoid these pitfalls of self-publishing with the help of the publishing experts at Publish Pros

With self-publishing becoming more accessible each year, more and more authors are turning towards this non-traditional route to publish their books. While this can be an excellent alternative to a publishing house, make sure you understand the pitfalls of self-publishing before you start the process. Paying for unnecessary services or products When you decide to…

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What Is the Best Way to Publish On Amazon?

Use these helpful tips on how to publish on Amazon from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros

There are tons of articles and videos talking about how easy it is to self-publish on Amazon. While most of them cover the “how” of self-publishing on Amazon, very few dive into the “whys” that affect you as an author. Let’s look at the key points to consider before you self-publish on Amazon. Buy your…

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Are Hardback Books Worth Self-Publishing?

Are hardcover books worth self-publishing? Find out here from the experts at Publish Pros.

Books were once regarded as extremely sacred objects that were only available to a select handful of royalty or the church. Each book was painstakingly handwritten and decorated with elaborate script and illustrations, often by monks, and such books were considered precious objects, both in terms of content and form. No wonder hard covers were…

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The Pitfalls of Publishing a Children’s Book

Publishing a children's book can be fun if you avoid these pitfalls

When it comes to publishing a children’s book, it pays to be smart. The process can be rewarding, but it also may include some difficulties you may not have considered. Avoiding these pitfalls can save you a lot of time, frustration and money, making your path easier to navigate. Not knowing your “who” The biggest…

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Content Editing vs Copy Editing: What’s the Difference?

Learn the different between content editing vs copy editing from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros

Editing is an important part of the writing process. Why? Everyone makes mistakes, and as an author, it’s nearly impossible to catch your own mistakes because you are too close to your own work. Hiring a professional editor means your work is sharp, clean, and easy to read and understand. In short, a good editor will…

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How Much Does It Cost to Publish a Children’s Book?

How much does it cost to publish a children's book? Find out here from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros

Writing and publishing a children’s book is a great way to express your creativity and leave a legacy for your kids and grandkids. The overall cost to self-publish a children’s book depends on many factors, but it is definitely affordable. Finding the right illustrator for your children’s book In the children’s book market, illustrations are…

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Author Spotlight: Don Levin

Read our author spotlight on Don Levin, self-published author of 10 books.

An award-winning fiction writer and poet, Donald Levin is the author of seven Martin Preuss mysteries: In the House of Night (2020), Cold Dark Lies (2019), An Uncertain Accomplice (2018), The Forgotten Child (2017), Guilt in Hiding (2016), The Baker’s Men (2014), and Crimes of Love (2011). His newest book, Savage City (2021), is a…

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Why Every Author Needs a Website

Put an author website to work for you with this helpful information from Publish Pros.

As a self-published author, promoting your work is all on you. And while there are multiple ways to market yourself and your book, having an author website is perhaps one of the most effective tools in your marketing toolkit. Unlike social media, your author website is the only place where you fully control the content.…

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Why Focus on Your Book’s Back Cover?

If you're struggling with a book back cover design for your book, this info from Publish Pros can help, Or contact us with your questions!

If the front cover of your book is the movie poster, the back cover is the movie trailer. If a potential reader makes it to your book’s back cover, it means the front cover successfully did its job. And now, the back cover must tell the reader three things: What they get from reading your…

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