Book Printing

  • Book Publishing Help
    Beware of people and companies who are too eager to help you publish your book. The odds are that these companies are really more interested in turning a profit for themselves at your expense. Comme....
  • Book Publishing Costs
    Publishing a book costs a lot of money. Until recently, it actually cost so much to produce books that the cost was prohibitive to all but the largest publishing companies. Consequently, it was an e....
  • Book Printing Small Run
    If you are considering a book printing small run, that is, a run of anything less than 2000 copies, there are a number of solutions available for you. The fact is, for most book printing companies, s....
  • ISBN Bar Code
    Think of a book's ISBN bar code as its social security number. ISBN, which stands for International Standard Book Number, is a ten-digit number assigned to every book to easily identify the author, t....
  • Short Run Book Printers
    Short run book printers practice a relatively new craft also known as "publishing on demand." Once upon a time, books were printed by the hundreds and the thousands of copies. Shipping and storage c....
  • Manuscript Publishers
    Manuscript publishers relieve the pressure of a world full of writers frustrated by conventional publishing. In recent years, conventional publishers have continued and sped a trend that sees them pu....
  • Marketing Your Book
    The only way to get a book to turn a profit is to market it. You can't expect people to buy your book just because it is published and distributed. Marketing is all about making connections and netw....
  • Literary Agents
    There is no hard and fast rule about who needs a literary agent and who does not. Getting a literary agent is a trade off. You have to decide if the advantages of having an agent outweigh the disadv....
  • Book Printing Hardback
    Paperback books outnumber hardback books by a ratio of 3 to 1, sometimes more or less depending on the genre or category, and this is no less true when printing your own book than it is in the world o....
  • Short Run Book Printing
    For most authors or organizations looking to print or self-publish their own book, the number of books you will order will fall between 200 and 20,000 copies, and this is the realm of short run book p....