Let’s talk about mistakes to avoid when self-publishing.
This past month, I spoke with two authors who came to me for advice after finding themselves in the same sticky situation. Both had hired individuals to work on their books—someone for cover design, another freelancer for page layout and typesetting, and someone else for editing. Their original goal was to save money and launch quality books—a reasonable expectation, except the authors were less than happy with the outcome. Both think their books are terrible, and both feel they have no choice but to release them as they are.
Thus, we will cover two […]