Reasons why you should self-publish that book

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You have probably come across several articles of authors who are selling or claim to sell hundreds of copies of their self-published books. It might be true, or not. In this article we explore advantages of self-publishing: Bigger royalty for yourself Yes, we write to sell. Many traditional publishers give 10

Reasons why you should not self publish that book

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Experience as they say is the best teacher. And we have years of experience from both the traditional and self-publishing industry. In this article, we give you ten reasons why you should not consider self-publishing as an option – well, we are just saying don’t do it: Marketing troubles Marketing tops

How Important is Culture to the Being of a People

Mawuna Remarque Koutonin makes an interesting observation in a Facebook post about how African culture is pertinent to our own being as a people, in relation to how we relate with the West and Asian nations. "When a Japanese travels the world he sees Toyota cars everywhere. He is proud of

Once bitten, now wise: finding the right publisher

In my recent article, I discussed the naivety of new writers when launching into publishing. Even though I have handled a number of self-published manuscripts, my advice to a budding author is to always seek a traditional publisher. Many self-published books are normally of poor editorial quality if there is

Should I Sell My Manuscript?

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Should I sell my manuscript? is one of the most persistent questions I have encountered from authors and would be authors. And I will answer it straight away to the best of my knowledge. For the sake of those who are not familiar with the options in the book publishing