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Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing: Which One Is the Best for You?

When you finish writing your book, you inevitably face the question: self-publishing or traditional…

PublishDrive at Author Nation 2024

PublishDrive is excited to be a sponsor at Author Nation 2024, a premier event…

AI Audiobook Narration: How to Turn a Book into an Audiobook Using AI

Progress in artificial intelligence has unlocked the capability for human-sounding storytelling. AI-generated voices can…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 11 – The Power of AI Automation with Chelle Honiker from Indie Author Magazine

In this episode, hosts Steph Pajonas and Danica Favorite dive into the dynamic intersection…

17 Best Platforms to Sell Ebooks in 2024

Where to sell ebooks and get the best return on your investment (we’re talking…

[Webinar] Effective Manuscript Formatting and Book Upload with PublishDrive

Are you an author or a small publisher looking to simplify your manuscript formatting…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 10 – Exploring AI Metadata Tools in Publishing with Robert Csizmar from PublishDrive

In this episode, we have a special guest, Robert Csizmar, also known as Joker,…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 9 – Balancing Creativity and Technology with Cameron Sutter from Plottr

This episode dives into Plottr, the visual storytelling tool created by Cameron Sutter. Cameron…

Brave New Bookshelf: Episode 8 – Realm Chef’s Impact on Book Marketing with Ruth Anne Nelson

This episode of Brave New Bookshelf dives into the amazing world of Realm Chef…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 7 – Exploring AI in Book Cover Design with Stuart Bache

Join hosts Steph Pajonas and Danica Favorite as they chat with Stuart Bache, a…

Boost Findability With Publishdrive’s Publishing Assistant Metadata Generator

You’ve heard it multiple times by now: AI is here to stay, and we…

[Webinar] Mastering Metadata: Unveiling Our AI-Powered Publishing Assistant

Ready to boost your book's visibility to the right audience? We’re launching the first…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 6 – Video Marketing for Authors with Sana Choudary

This podcast episode dives into how AI is transforming book marketing, specifically for indie…

EU Council Final Approval on the AI Act: Balancing Innovation and Ethics

The European Council has given final approval to the EU Artificial Intelligence Act on…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 5 – Insights into Writing with AI with Rachelle Ayala

In the 5th episode of Brave New Bookshelf, the hosts talk about the intersection…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 4 – Exploring the Evolution of AI with Melle Amade Melkumian

In this episode of Brave New Bookshelf, Melle Amade, a successful author and technologist,…

Best Manga Subscription Services [Options for Readers, Authors & Publishers]

“Manga is no longer a niche category,” says Kevin Hamric, VP of Publishing and…

Wehear: Reach Millions of Audiobook Listeners

We are thrilled to announce the addition of Wehear to PublishDrive's ever-expanding distribution network.

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 3 – The AI Tools We Use

In this episode of the Brave New Bookshelf podcast, Steph Pajonas and Danica Favorite…

Brave New Bookshelf Episode 2 – AI as an Assistive Technology

In the latest episode of Brave New Bookshelf, Steph Pajonas and Danica Favorite explore…

Introducing Brave New Bookshelf: Exploring the Fusion of AI and Creativity

Welcome to Brave New Bookshelf, a podcast that explores the intersection of Artificial Intelligence…

AI for Publishers: How to Harness AI in the Publishing World

Living in this fast-paced era of digital everything means being ready to adapt to…

AI Adoption in Publishing: Findings from a PublishDrive Survey of Over 250 Professionals

The use of Artificial Intelligence in the publishing industry signals a few significant changes…

7 Alternatives to KDP for Self-Published Authors

Authors have a variety of platforms to consider when looking to distribute their books.

Calculate Your Way to Higher Profits: How PublishDrive's Book Sales Calculator Works

There may be some who question why PublishDrive has opted for a subscription-based model,…

What Makes a Book a Bestseller: Insights from Top Lists + 10 Strategies to Improve Book Sales

Writing a bestseller might be a goal for some authors. Among the most popular…

OverDrive Partners with Storytel to Enrich Library and School Audiobook Collections

OverDrive, the top distributor of digital books for libraries and schools, just announced a…

How to Distribute to hoopla Digital Library: Unlock a Wider Audience with PublishDrive

Self-published authors and indie publishers have more options than ever to reach a wide…

Rakuten Kobo Expands Digital Reading offering with Kobo Plus

In a significant move to broaden its digital reading services, Kobo announced expansions for…

Fantasy Author Brandon Sanderson Negotiates Better Audible Royalties for All Authors

Famous fantasy author Brandon Sanderson announced a positive development in the ongoing discussion about…

Maximizing Reach: Tapping into the 40% Outside Amazon in Publishing

In the ever-evolving world of book publishing, authors and publishers constantly seek ways to…

Navigating Recent Changes in Spotify/Findaway Voices' Terms of Use: Exploring Alternatives

In recent updates to its Terms of Use, Findaway Voices, a service by Spotify,…

Adapting to Change: Protecting Your Audiobook Rights in an Evolving Market

The audiobook industry has significantly transformed in recent years, driven by technological advancements and…

2023 Book Sales Statistics by PublishDrive

As we’ve started 2024 with new publishing goals, let’s look at how the book…

Complete Guide to Social Media for Self-Published Authors in 2024

Social media has become a part of our daily lives. When we wish to…

How to Start a Publishing Company: 8 Steps

Starting a publishing company is exciting when you consider all the creative freedom it…

The New York Times Lawsuit Against AI

The New York Times filed a lawsuit against OpenAI and Microsoft the week between…

Free and Paid Book Promotion Services To Check Out in 2024

Publishing your book(s) is not the final step of the process. You need to…

PublishDrive’s 2023 Year in Review

Reflecting on a year of milestones, advancements, and growth, it's time to delve into…

SPS-415: AI & Aggregation with PublishDrive

Danica Favorite, PublishDrive’s Community Manager and a published author is taking charge of a…

The EU’s AI Act: What You Need to Know

The EU is making the first comprehensive law on AI, the “AI Act.” Last…

Navigating the Future: Join the Publishing Industry Insights Survey by PublishDrive

PublishDrive wants to shape a more innovative and supportive future for the publishing industry.

The Authors Guild Launches a Survey on Generative AI and Authors’ Rights

The Authors Guild seeks feedback through a Public Survey on a pressing issue: the…

PublishDrive's Black Friday Special: 25% OFF for New and Existing Clients 🎁

The season of incredible deals and opportunities has arrived, and for authors and publishers,…

New Feature Available: Apple Books Digital Narration

Apple is a great place for self-published authors to distribute their books. It offers…

Audible Holiday Schedule

As we approach the holiday season, you should be mindful of book distributors' schedules.

Kobo and OverDrive Holiday Schedule

Christmas is just around the corner, and with it comes a busy schedule for…

KDP Released Invite-Only KDP Beta for Audiobooks

Kindle Direct Publishing announced on their community forum that they began a beta test…

Apple Books Announced Its Holiday Season Delivery Schedule

The winter holiday is probably the busiest time of the year for most industries,…

Book Distribution in Spain: Choosing an Aggregator to Go Locally and Extend the Reach Globally

The book industry is one of the largest and most profitable cultural sectors in…

Spotify Premium Now Includes Instant Access to 150,000+ Audiobooks in the UK and Australia

Last year, Spotify added audiobooks to its vast collection of artists and podcasts. Listeners…

New Feature Available: Print-on-Demand Converter

Print-on-demand is the technology that saves authors and publishers lots of money and space…

How to Get an ISBN for Your Book

Every book has a unique identity in the publishing world, much like a fingerprint,…

AI-Related Updates from Amazon and IngramSpark

AI is a hot topic among self-publishers at the moment. And there are new…

Art of the Title: The Self-Publishing Advice Conference’s First Competition

The Self-Publishing Advice Conference announced their first competition: Art of the Title. In this…

Amazon Ads Tool from PublishDrive: How to Use It to Increase Your Sales

You're selling books on Amazon but want to sell more? Well, using Amazon ads…

IngramSpark’s Minimum Wholesale Discount Has Been Adjusted to 40% for the United States

IngramSpark announced that as of August 31, the minimum wholesale discount for books distributed…

New Store Available: Repro India – Expand Your Print-on-Demand Distribution to New Markets

We know how important book distribution is for our indie authors and publishers. The…

Guide to Self-Publishing in Australia. How Indie Authors Can Reach Worldwide Readers

Self-publishing has become one of the go-to options for authors who want to take…

How to Promote Your Audiobooks: 14 Tips to Use in Audiobook Promotion

With the demand for audio content soaring to new heights, indie authors and publishers…

Understanding Print-on-Demand Book Pricing

Print-on-Demand (POD) book printing is becoming increasingly popular as an economical alternative to traditional…

How to Publish on Apple Books: A Guide for Self-Publishing Authors

If you are an indie author who wants to reach a wide and engaged…

How to Price an Audiobook: Your Guide to Audiobook Prices

When launching a new book, one strategy to increase sales is to have the…

How to Publish a Poetry Book: Guide to Publishing and Promoting Your Poems

Poetry has the power to make us see the world in new and…

How PublishDrive Works as a Perfect Book Network for Authors and Publishers

Every author needs to be part of a book network that sustains all the…

PublishDrive’s Abacus: The Perfect Alternative to DashBook (Now That They Are Closing)

On the 1st of March, DashBook made this announcement: “3/1/2023 - It is with…

New Feature: Print Cover Template Generator

Having your book distributed in multiple formats is one great way of reaching more…

How to Publish on Google Play Books in 2024 [Two Options]

Almost every search query on the internet is performed on Google. For any question…

Team Royalties & Abacus: Your Solutions for Splitting Co-Author Royalties

Many authors decide to co-write a book. While that can take the workload off…

How Print-on-Demand Works: Reach Worldwide Readers with Your Printed Books

Today’s printing technologies make print-on-demand a viable and sustainable publishing strategy by eliminating the…

How to Publish a Graphic Novel

The first graphic novel I read was Frankenstein. In French. I was studying the…

What Is Bookstagram and How Authors Can Use It for Self-Promotion [Bookstagram Hashtags Included]

Social media is a great place where you can self-promote your books. But are…

How to Make a Book Trailer and Promote Your Novel Visually

People spend a lot of time browsing or watching short-form videos. This opens up…

8 Christmas Book Promotion Ideas and Strategies To Boost Your Sales

The holiday season is upon us. I know, I know, there are still 95…

Audiobook Distribution with a Global Reach

Why Choose PublishDrive Widest reach PublishDrive has the widest list of audiobook distributors,…