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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!

Why Focus on Your Book’s Back Cover?

If the front cover of your book is the movie poster, the back cover is the movie trailer. If a…

Ready to publish an ebook? Use these tips from Publish Pros to get started.

How to Publish an eBook

In today’s digital world, ebooks continue to increase in popularity. And it’s no wonder – ebooks are convenient, portable, cost-effective…

Most writers dream of getting their books published, but there are pros and cons to traditional publishing. Learn about them here from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros

Traditional Publishing Pros and Cons

When choosing your publishing journey, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons of taking a traditional publishing route versus…

An Amazon Author Page can serve as a mini website and lead readers to your self-published books. Learn how Publish Pros can help!

The Importance of Your Amazon Author Page

Creating a free Amazon Author Page using Amazon Author Central can significantly increase your book sales. This page is a…

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Choosing the Right Artist for Your Children’s Book Illustrations

Bright, colorful illustrations are the heart of your children’s book, breathing life into your story, making it jump off the…

Learn how to self publish a children's book from the experts at Publish Pros

How to Self-Publish a Children’s Book

While children’s books may seem simpler to produce, they take just as much dedication as a full-length novel or nonfiction…

Author Spotlight: Judith DeChesere-Boyle

Judith DeChesere-Boyle was born in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, and with the exception of living for three years both in England and…

Let the power of social media help market your book with these tips from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros.

How To Use Social Media to Market Your Book

Social media platforms offer amazing opportunities to build your author brand, market your book and grow your list of followers.…

Discover the joys of using a public domain book to create something new from the self-publishing experts at Publish Pros.

What Is a Public Domain Book?

Looking for some new creative material? How does free inspiration sound to you? Yes, free! Every year on New Year’s…

Lean what a vanity press is and if it's right for your publishing dreams from the the experts at Publish Pros

What Is a Vanity Press?

As an author, it’s natural to get excited when it comes time to publish your book. And for good reason…

Author Jan Marquart

Author Spotlight: Jan Marquart

Jan Marquart from Austin, Texas is a licensed clinical social worker, educator, author, and dynamic motivational speaker. She has authored…

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Self-Publishing Terms Writers Need to Know

Just like every other field out there, the self-publishing world has its own unique jargon. If you’re a newbie author…

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