Is Self Publishing For You
Patricia Benesh of AuthorAssist has a piece at The Huffington Post examining some of the ins-and-outs of the self-publishing industry.
Included are ways that self-published authors such as J.A. Konrath have found success, ways authors are marketing themselves, along with some of the tough questions you’ll have to ask yourself.
Are you willing to commit to the:
…advanced planning and research? Realize a book is a commercial product. Are your goals realistic? Who will buy your book? How will you reach your potential readers? Who is your competition? How will your book be better or different? What are your realistic ROI expectations?Do your homework in advance and you will save a great deal of time, effort, and stress.
Read the whole post here.