Self-publishing (182)

Read our articles on self-publishing for beginners and pros. PublishDrive helps you manage, book promotions, book sales, and royalty splitting.

How to Get Your Book Noticed on Amazon

So you self-published a book. But in a sea of competition, how to get…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Market a Self Published Book (Under a Budget!)

Marketing self published books can cost anywhere from zero to tens of thousands of…

By Sarah Yoo

Top Book Distribution Companies

Like most things in self-publishing, you’re in charge of distributing your book. This looks…

By Sarah Yoo

Navigating the PublishDrive Platform (Easy Peasy!)

We mention how easy it is to self-publish with PublishDrive, kinda all the time.

By Sarah Yoo

10 Book Description Hacks to Use Right Now

Here are 10 book description hacks you can implement right now. The book description…

By Sarah Yoo

About the Author Page

Whether you’re a self-publishing company or author, you want to distribute content to major…

By Sarah Yoo

5 Steps to Self-Publishing Crime Fiction

By the end of 2020, indies made 85% more sales on the self-publishing platform…

By Sarah Yoo

How does Kindle Unlimited work for authors?

KDP Select/Amazon KU vs Going Wide Choosing the right publishing route can be intimidating.

By Monica Dube

Empik: Sell to Poland’s #1 Online Book Retailer

PublishDrive is expanding its self-publishing platform full speed ahead! Our newest addition is Empik,…

By Sarah Yoo

Voxa: Be the First to Reach Romania’s Digital Book Market

Our team has been working hard to expand PublishDrive’s distribution network. In recent months,…

By Sarah Yoo

Self-publish audiobooks with PublishDrive

Audiobook publishing on one dashboard Along with ebook and print, PublishDrive helps manage audiobook…

By Sarah Yoo

Baker & Taylor: Reach the Widest Network of Libraries

Following our recent announcement on iReader joining PublishDrive’s distribution reach, we welcome another partner…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Self-Publish Young Adult Books

Thinking about entering the YA book category? Good call. Since the outbreak of the…

By Sarah Yoo

iReader: Reach Over 70 Million Readers With Your Book

Following our recent announcement about adding Ingram to PublishDrive’s distribution network, we have yet…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Publish a Music Book Online

Did you create your own music book you’d like to make money off of?…

By Sarah Yoo

Self-Publishing New Adult Books, Easily

Authors are self-publishing New Adult books to help niche their market. Wherever you are…

By Sarah Yoo

All-in-One Self Publishing Platform: PublishDrive

PublishDrive is an all-in-one self publishing platform that has helped 18,000+ indies publish 100K+…

By Sarah Yoo

Free Self Publishing Services to Know

Thinking about publishing a book yourself, without spending a dime? You’re in luck: there…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Get a Science Fiction Book Published Easily

Wondering about how to get a science fiction book published? Lucky for you: this…

By Sarah Yoo

Best Self Publishing Software and Tools for Indies

For a fellow indie author or publisher, resourcefulness is key. When running your own…

By Sarah Yoo

Ultimate Guide: Barnes and Noble Self Publishing

If you’re thinking about selling books online, Barnes and Noble self-publishing is definitely one…

By Sarah Yoo

How Quinn Loftis Runs Her Best Business With PublishDrive

“You guys do make our lives much, much easier...You guys have helped grow our…

By Sarah Yoo

10 Ways to Make a Living Through Self Publication

This article is written by Taylor Payne from Scribe Media. Her team helps…

By Guest Author

How to Get a Book Published for Free (DIY)

Wondering about how to get a book published for free? With traditional publishing, you’d…

By Sarah Yoo

How Lauren Smith Makes 1/4th of Her Income With PublishDrive

“PublishDrive is actually about 1/4th of my monthly income at this point. Which is…

By Sarah Yoo

Need an ISBN Number??

An ISBN number helps you identify your book in stores. You can get…

By Sarah Yoo

9 Best Audiobook Services and Publishing Companies

Audiobook is the fastest-growing online segment in publishing. With one in five people in…

By Sarah Yoo

How Much Does It Cost to Publish a Book?

Want to publish? The cool thing about doing it yourself is that you don’t…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Self-Publish a Book [The Ultimate Indie Author Guide]

Your Guide on How to Self-Publish a Book Want to learn how to self-publish…

By Sarah Yoo

How To Sell Print-On-Demand Books [Complete Guide]

Want to sell print books, but not sure if they're worth the investment? Feel…

By Sarah Yoo

Self-Publishing Your Book [Ultimate Indie Author Guide]

Self-publishing is tough, but not impossible. This short article will demonstrate what you should…

By Sarah Yoo

December 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More!

Everything has changed. What hasn’t changed is our mission to help authors make more…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Write a Romance Novel (& Publish)

Romance (including erotica) is the hottest genre to sell in, being the most profitable…

By Sarah Yoo

November 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

Digital has dominated in 2020. In the United States, book establishments have decreased due…

By Kinga Jentetics

PublishDrive Review For 2020: Digital Wave

In 2020, digital dominated the publishing world. From launching audio and print distribution to…

By Kinga Jentetics

How to Publish a Children’s Book

The marketplace for children’s books has shifted positively for self-publishing indies. Since the pandemic…

By Sarah Yoo

Christmas Book Publishing Tips For The Holiday Season

This holiday season is going to be a busy one for authors. 40% of…

By Kinga Jentetics

Selling Books In China: What To Know

China is the largest market in the world, with 60% of the population regularly…

By Sarah Yoo

October 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

Digital books are in demand this year. Especially for those in traditional publishing, transitioning…

By Kinga Jentetics

How to Self-Publish Audiobooks in Stores like Amazon in 2021

Digital publishing soars in 2020, and audio is the fastest growing segment. In the…

By Kinga Jentetics

Top 5 Things To Do Before Book Publishing

Book publishing can feel like a maze, especially for indie authors. With different publishing…

By Kinga Jentetics

How To Promote Your Book During COVID-19

In a time of wide-scale shutdowns and social distancing, we’ve lost a handful of…

By Sarah Yoo

How to Get Started with Dark Fantasy

In the spirit of Halloween, we are spotlighting dark fantasy. Often lumped with horror,…

By Sarah Yoo

Ultimate Marketing Plan for Authors in 2021

Whether you already published or not, you need a solid marketing plan. As an…

By Kinga Jentetics

September 2020 Book Sales Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

By Kinga Jentetics

Increase Your Royalties by Selling Books Internationally

2020 has been a challenging year. Fortunately for digital publishing, it’s a lucrative time.

By Sarah Yoo

August 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

By Kinga Jentetics

Correct Manuscript Format & More By Pros

Before publishing, get your digital book corrected and polished within one to two business…

By Kinga Jentetics

July 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

We are paying close attention to the book market this year. Although there can…

By Kinga Jentetics

Bulk Import Ebooks for Publishing a Book: Updates

The Bulk Import feature in PublishDrive allows book publishers and authors to upload ebooks…

By Kinga Jentetics

New Abacus Features: Royalty-Splitting Tool for Co-Authors

PublishDrive Abacus is the only service out there for efficiently splitting book royalties among…

By Kinga Jentetics

June 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

Since the pandemic and numerous shutdowns worldwide, we are paying close attention to the…

By Kinga Jentetics

How to Self-Publish on Amazon KDP in 2021

In this guide, we go over how to sell your book on Kindle Direct…

By Sarah Yoo

Publishing on Scribd: For Authors

“Our mission is to change how the world reads.” This is the business objective…

By Dalma Szentpály

How to Make a Book Cover Design FREE (Part 2)

Can't afford a designer? No problem. Learn how to create your own book cover…

By Monica Dube

May 2020 Book Market Update: Best Book Genres & More

Since the pandemic and numerous shutdowns worldwide, we started paying close attention to the…

By Kinga Jentetics

International Book Publishing: Sell Beyond Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing

If you’re looking for other ways to sell books online other than Amazon, go…

By Sarah Yoo

Let’s chat! Webinar on How to Sell Books during COVID-19

If you’re a publisher, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted your business like many sectors…

By Kinga Jentetics

April 2020 Book Market Update: Best Genres & More During COVID-19

COVID-19 has affected communities of every size and function; from large institutions to small…

By Kinga Jentetics

PublishDrive’s Product Updates amid COVID-19

Everything is changing. What doesn’t change is our mission to help authors and publishers…

By Kinga Jentetics

10 Rules for Money Management Indie Authors Should Follow

Money can sound like a boring or even taboo topic for artists and creatives.

By Kinga Jentetics

How Print-On-Demand Works – Get The Best Service

Print-on-demand services are estimated to be $150 billion dollars by 2022 (Gen Z loves…

By Kinga Jentetics

Publish Ebook, Print & Audio Under One Roof!

As pioneers in self-publishing, we’ve done it again. We’ve expanded PublishDrive’s capacity and added…

By Kinga Jentetics

Import your Kobo Writing Life and D2D sales reports to PublishDrive Abacus

As you might know, PublishDrive’s royalty management and splitting service Abacus has been saving…

By Kinga Jentetics

Self-publishing companies 2020 - Top 5 myths you get wrong

Self-publishing is a hot trend in the publishing industry. There are more tools to…

By Kinga Jentetics

The Pros and Cons of Self-Publishing on Amazon

Self-publishing has become a way for authors to keep control over their work. Additionally,…

By Guest Author

PublishDrive’s Yearly Market Review 2019

The self-publishing market in 2019 showed that there has never been a better time…

By Kinga Jentetics

Self-Publishing Market Review 2019

The self-publishing market in 2019 showed that there has never been a better time…

By Kinga Jentetics

Indie Authors: Expand Your Library Distribution with Hoopla!

Are you currently distributing to the library market but want to reach even more…

By Monica Dube

Sell more books with the Dreame reading app through PublishDrive

As self-publishing evolves, more opportunities appear every day for indie authors to make…

By Monica Dube

20Books Vegas 2019 Is a Wrap! Here's What You Missed...

The PublishDrive team is back from 20Books Vegas 2019, and we’re excited to tell…

By Kinga Jentetics

Self-Publishing Success Stories: "How I Achieved My Writing Dream"

This self-publishing success story is brought to you by Claire Culliford. Claire is a…

By Guest Author

How to Publish an Ebook on PublishDrive

Have you decided to finally publish that ebook you’ve been working on? That’s great!…

By Monica Dube

How to Sell Books on Google Play in 2021

If you have been thinking about publishing your ebook on Google Play, this guide…

By Monica Dube

Moving Your Books to PublishDrive from Another Self-Publishing Platform or Aggregator

So you’ve decided to move your books to PublishDrive from another self-publishing platform -…

By Monica Dube

Email Marketing for Self-Published Authors: Top 3 Tips for Success

"Email Marketing for Self-Published Authors: Top 3 Tips for Success" was written by Ash…

By Guest Author

Finding Your Voice as a Writer: How and Why To Do It

“Finding Your Voice as a Writer: How and Why To Do It” was written…

By Guest Author

Thinking about Switching to an Ebook Aggregator from Direct? Read This First!

When going wide (instead of remaining exclusive to Amazon), self-published authors typically do one…

By Monica Dube

The Royalty Splitting Solution Your Indie Publishing Company Needs: Q&A with Michael Anderle

*Note: This post contains an affiliate link. Indie publishing companies are faced with a…

By Monica Dube

The Most Profitable Option for Aggregated Ebook Distribution is Here!

Previously, there were two main options available for independent ebook distribution: While both of…

By Monica Dube

Sell Walmart Ebooks: Everything You Need to Know

Walmart is one of the largest and most well-known retailers worldwide, and they recently…

By Monica Dube

Writers Conference Tips: 5 Print Materials to Bring to Your Next Conference

“Writers Conference Tips: The 5 Print Materials You Should Bring” was written by Jessica…

By Guest Author

Recognizing and Respecting Writer’s Burnout: Tips From Author Jeffe Kennedy

"Recognizing and Respecting Writer’s Burnout” was written by Jeffe Kennedy, an award-winning, best-selling author…

By Guest Author

The full version of PD Abacus is now live! See what’s new…

After our beta launch of PD Abacus last month, the PublishDrive team has been…

By Monica Dube

How to Co-Author a Book: Top 5 Methods to Share the Workload

Whether you’re a bestselling author with a large back list or a debut author,…

By Monica Dube

Recap of the RWA 2019 Conference in NYC

The PublishDrive team just wrapped up a week at the Romance Writers of America…

By Monica Dube

10 Essential Tips to Become a Successful Co-Author

Whether you are a bestselling author with a large backlist or a debut author,…

By Kinga Jentetics

PublishDrive’s Abacus for Co-Authors Solves Royalty Splitting Hassles for KDP Books and More

After releasing our Team Royalties feature a few months ago, we received some very…

By Monica Dube

How to Build a Coaching Program Around Your Non-Fiction Book

“How to Build a Coaching Program Around Your Non-Fiction Book” was written by…

By Guest Author

The Ultimate List of Self-Publishing Resources

One of my favorite things about self-publishing is the community. While there’s no guidemap…

By Monica Dube

How to Write and Finish Your Novel: My 5-Step Method

“How to Write and Finish Your Novel: My 5-Step Method” was written by globetrotter…

By Guest Author

Instagram for Authors: Top 7 Tips for Growth

Instagram is a great platform for indie authors to increase readership and engage with…

By Monica Dube

Debunking The Top 5 Self-Publishing Myths

After working hard to finish writing your book, it can be discouraging to read…

By Monica Dube

Alternatives to MailChimp: Which Email Service Provider is Best for Authors?

This article was written by New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, Marina…

By Guest Author

Self Care for Authors: How to Prevent Writer Burnout

We live in a culture where we’re considered productive if we work fourteen hours…

By Monica Dube

The 2019 Nebula Conference is a Wrap!

The PublishDrive team spent an amazing 4 days (May 16-19) at the Science Fiction…

By Monica Dube

Pinterest for Authors: Your Essential Guide

You might be using Pinterest for recipes or wedding dress ideas, but did you…

By Monica Dube

Distribution to Google Play: Aggregator or Direct?

As many indie authors and publishers recently found out, Google updated their policies for…

By Monica Dube

Goodreads for Authors: Top Tips for Success

As a reader, you may have participated in a Goodreads challenge, using it to…

By Monica Dube

Top 5 Tips to Leverage LinkedIn as an Indie Author

This article was written with the help of Gary Collins, bestselling author of the…

By Guest Author

SFWA Nebula Conference 2019: What You Need to Know

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America’s 54th annual conference and Nebula Awards…

By Monica Dube

Exploring the Power of Stories at the 2019 San Diego Writers Festival

I recently attended the first annual San Diego Writers Festival at the beautiful Central…

By Monica Dube

Meet the PublishDrive Team at This Year’s Writing Conferences!

Writing conferences are essential to your career as an author: you can attend informative…

By Monica Dube

How to Set up a Mailing List for Authors, Get Subscribers, and Sell More Books

If you’re a self-published author and you don’t have a mailing list or newsletter…

By Monica Dube

Front Matter and Back Matter [The Only Guide You Need]

Think about every time you open a book: you probably skim through the first…

By Monica Dube

The Top Writing Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss as an Indie Author or Publisher

Networking at conferences is an essential part of an author’s career. It allows you…

By Kinga Jentetics

How to Get Book Reviews and Build an ARC Team

Reader reviews are crucial for boosting ebook sales for self-published authors. They can: While…

By Monica Dube

Team Royalties: a Hassle-Free Solution for Splitting Co-Author Royalties

Headaches about splitting book royalties and managing a transparent business? Not anymore! PublishDrive saw…

By Monica Dube

Upcoming Free Webinar: Sell More Books with Public Speaking!

For many authors, public speaking is a source of anxiety. But effective communication skills…

By Monica Dube

Announcing Exciting Updates to the PublishDrive Platform!

You may have noticed we recently rolled out some improvements to the PublishDrive platform.

By Monica Dube

PublishDrive’s Amazon Ebook Advertising Tool Is Better Than Ever

PublishDrive recently became the first self-publishing platform to offer a built-in Amazon ebook advertising…

By Monica Dube

Your Comprehensive Guide to Amazon Pricing on PublishDrive

Back in April of 2017, our partnership with Amazon changed, giving our users better…

By Monica Dube

Amazon Advertising for Ebooks is Now Available through PublishDrive

Amazon’s Sponsored Products ads are among the most powerful marketing tools for authors who…

By Monica Dube

Royalty Share vs. Subscription Pricing for Self-Published Authors – Which Option is Best?

PublishDrive offers two pricing options: Royalty Share and Subscription Pricing. These flexible options allow…

By Monica Dube

Case Study: PublishDrive’s Subscription Pricing Increases Take-Home Royalties for Authors!

When we rolled out Subscription Pricing last October, some were hesitant to give it…

By Monica Dube

Don’t Miss Our Free Webinar – Self-Publishing 102: Book Marketing Basics

Marketing is one of the most important elements of an indie author’s career. The…

By Monica Dube

Introducing PublishDrive’s Free Public Ebook Conversion Tool

Our free ebook conversion has been a huge help for PublishDrive authors, but our…

By Monica Dube

Our Word to EPUB Conversion Tool is Here!

One of the most common challenges new authors face is ebook conversion. You may…

By Monica Dube

Top 3 Ways of Boosting Your Author Career Through Writing Conferences

You’ve probably heard that conferences are essential to your writing career development, but do…

By Kinga Jentetics

Use Book Promotion Options Directly Through PublishDrive!

We have an early gift we’d like to share: ebook promotion features are now…

By Monica Dube

How to Become a Ghostwriter: Perks and Benefits

Are you a writer if you are not writing your own book? And, are…

By Monica Dube

Self-Publishing Dictionary: A Beginner’s Guide

Authors tend to sum up their experiences regarding self-publishing somewhat like this: “I had…

By Monica Dube

How to Write a Book Description that Sells

Any quick online search will give you slews of experts sharing how to write…

By Guest Author

The story behind subscription pricing of PublishDrive

Bradley Matrock from Score Publishing and Digital Book World asks Kinga Jentetics, CEO of…

By Kinga Jentetics

PublishDrive’s AI helps you find categories for your book

Metadata is very important. We know this. The title, cover image, subtitle and description…

By Monica Dube

Automatic ebook conversion from docx

PublishDrive accepts docx as the source file. Good news for those authors who are…

By Monica Dube

Self-publishing books as a business: Become an author entrepreneur

Being an author is like being an entrepreneur (“authorpreneur”) – you have to think…

By Kinga Jentetics

Writer’s Digest Annual Conference 2018 – Key Takeaways

Attending industry events (both writing and publishing conferences) is an important part of our…

By Kinga Jentetics

Publishing Poetry in 2018: Trends, Tips, and Tricks

“I was broke. I was a student and I published Milk and Honey with…

By Dalma Szentpály

Create An Author Website For Free Using Wix

This week’s guest post by author Jules Fier underlines the importance of creating an…

By Monica Dube

Series of Books or Book Serials: What’s the Difference?

The following article could not have been made without the help of PublishDrive author…

By Monica Dube

GDPR for Authors: Are You Compliant?

The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming to effect shortly (May…

By Monica Dube

How to Make a Book Cover Design FREE (Part 1)

While everybody agrees that creating a beautiful book cover should be the work of…

By Monica Dube

Google’s Talk to Books: Will it Improve Ebook Sales?

I’m all for AI and chatbots – I even designed one! -, but every…

By Monica Dube

Using BISAC Codes to Get Into The Right Category on Amazon – Book Metadata Tricks for Better Ebook Sales

Metadata in publishing is all information about a book: it includes author, title, description,…

By Monica Dube

Smart Metadata Entry for Better Ebook Sales: Title, Subtitle, Series fields

Metadata in publishing is all information about a book: it includes author, title, description,…

By Monica Dube

Book Metadata Entry for Better Ebook Sales: The Basics

Metadata – data about data – in publishing is all information about a book.

By Monica Dube

Self-publishing Sci-fi and Fantasy: Interview with Joseph Malik, Author of Dragon’s Trail

Sci-fi author Joseph Malik has not only collected favourable reviews on his first release,…

By Monica Dube

Brazilian Ebook Market in 2017: Trends and Predictions

To help us understand the Brazilian ebook market, we asked newcomer Pablo Araújo (straight…

By Monica Dube

Amazon CreateSpace Stops Offering Author Services: What are the options?

Not long after Macmillan closed Pronoun, another publishing giant decided to step down. Amazon…

By Monica Dube

The Best Illustrators for Your Children’s Picture Book: How To Find Them?

It is a long lingering myth that children’s books don’t sell well in an…

By Monica Dube

How to Format a Manuscript for eBook Conversion

While there are several excellent ebook writing and conversion apps available—from free to hundreds…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Templates – A Waste of Money?

Many people argue that ebooks don’t have to be beautiful: the ebook readers or…

By Monica Dube

What Are the Different Types of Copyright?

Today’s article is on a more serious subject: different types of copyright. We have…

By Monica Dube

Reedsy Book Editor: Write, edit, and convert a beautiful book for free

Following the success of our last article on ebook editing tools, we decided to…

By Monica Dube

Messenger Bot for Writers: How to Build it and Use it

Have you heard of essay writer bots used by many essay typers? For the…

By Monica Dube

Faster Publishing Time on Amazon: How to do it?

In a world where we want everything ready as soon as possible, a lot…

By Monica Dube

The Self-Publishing Journey: How to Self-Publish an Ebook

It takes a village to raise a child. Similarly: writing a novel is never…

By Monica Dube

Create an Ebook Cover with Canva or Adobe Spark: Which is Better?

Who would have thought that the design giant Adobe will create their own Canva?…

By Monica Dube

Everything about exclusive distribution: definition and examples

Going wide or KDP only? Today’s article is covering exclusive distribution definition, examples and…

By Monica Dube

Other Disruptors: New Ways of Distribution, VR and Royalty Share

This is the third, final part of our series focused on industry disruptors. The…

By Monica Dube

What is the Secret of a Successful Ebook Launch

Are you ready to get published? Great! Why not throw a party? A book…

By Monica Dube

What’s an Ebook? Beginner’s Guide to Ebook Creation and Distribution

This article provides a beginner’s guide to ebooks and how to get started with…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Pricing for a Foreign Market – Pricing an Ebook in Southeast Asia

It is difficult enough already to price an ebook for your home market: how…

By Monica Dube

How to Publish Internationally – Author’s Tips

Nobody knows better how self-publishing works than our self-published authors. In our series, Self-Publishing…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Pricing for a Foreign Market – East Asia and India

This article is the second part of our series, Ebook Pricing for a Foreign…

By Monica Dube

How to Convert Your Book to Get Accepted by Shops – Sigil for Dummies

Following the success of our last article on ebook editors, we decided to create…

By Monica Dube

Distributing Public Domain Books: Should You Do It?

When US federal judge Jed Rakoff ruled against KinderGuides in August, one of the…

By Monica Dube

Self-Publishing Podcasts: Everything You Wanted to Know

Podcasts are like Marmite: love it or hate it. With an overwhelming the majority…

By Monica Dube

Ebook Pricing for a Foreign Market – Eurozone and Eastern Europe

It is always exciting to read and write about faraway lands and cultures. But…

By Monica Dube

Top 9 Most Useful Ebook Software for Writers

The age of handwriting your ebook and typing it up later is long gone.

By Monica Dube

6 Facts About Publishing on Google Play Books

Although ‘books’ are not the first thing that comes to mind when I hear…

By Kinga Jentetics

From Draft to Bedside Story – PublishDrive’s Guide to Self-Publishing a Children’s Book

Writing for children is rewarding, heartwarming and something to be proud of. No wonder…

By Monica Dube

What’s the Best Ebook Publishing Platform for You

Self-publishing is on the rise, especially in countries where English is a primary or…

By Ramona Tanay

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Publishing Comics

Comic books represent a huge part of our modern pop culture. We all know…

By Ramona Tanay

Self-Publishing Success Stories You Need to Hear About

It goes without saying that the ebook market is evolving and this trend brought…

By Ramona Tanay

How to Publish on Apple Books Store

You know Apple, the developers of the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Apple…

By Ramona Tanay

How to Self-Publish a Cookbook

Our new series explores the advantages and disadvantages of self-publishing in different genres and…

By Monica Dube

Pitfalls of Ebook Licensing Agreements

Signing a contract and finding the right deal could be difficult if you are…

By Kinga Jentetics

Five Reasons to Self-Publish

When I started writing fiction, I assumed that there is not a single writer…

By Monica Dube

Coverage of London Book Fair 2017

Book fairs play a vital role in publishing and allow publishers, authors, industry professionals…

By Kinga Jentetics

How Self-Publishing Works in India

There’s a lot of innovation and experimentation happening in the Indian book publishing…

By Ramona Tanay

Amazon Ebooks Market Share 2019-2020

(This article was updated in March 2021 with recent data. Outdated links have been…

By Kinga Jentetics

The Ultimate Guide to Self-Publishing Costs

Self-publishing is portrayed as a free or low-cost alternative to traditional publishing. But is…

By Monica Dube

ISBN Lookup for Ebooks

You wrote a book and decided to go into the publishing industry your way.

By Monica Dube

Sales analytics in PublishDrive

We have new, detailed sales analytics in PublishDrive! Our objective is to increase your…

By Kinga Jentetics

Negotiating techniques for publishers

If you do business in the publishing industry, you have to develop your own…

By Kinga Jentetics

How to Effectively Promote Your Ebook on Social Media

PROMOTE YOUR EBOOK ON SOCIAL MEDIA For self-published authors and writers of any kind,…

By Guest Author

Ebook Marketing Tips for Beginners: The Starter List

Publishing an ebook worldwide does not guarantee that your potential readers will know about…

By Ramona Tanay

Ebook Pricing Guide for Different Markets

When selling your book online, it's important to know about different ebook pricing business…

By Ramona Tanay

PublishDrive CEO in panel about self-publishing at Frankfurt Book Fair 2015

Book fairs are the gathering points of book industry professionals such as investor events…

By Kinga Jentetics

IPG UK Quarterly Event by PublishDrive

Publishing industry is centered in London and New York where you can be in…

By Monica Dube