Common Obstacles for Self-Publishing

Views:
 
     
 

Presentation Description

No description available.

Comments

Presentation Transcript

Common Obstacles for Self-Publishing:

Common Obstacles for Self-Publishing http://www.empowernetwork.com/imjetred/ by imjetred | on March 4, 2013

PowerPoint Presentation:

If you are determined to become an author, you should turn to self-publishing Self Publishing, part 2 Book publishing is not an easy activity and business. These days, the number of readers who invest in books is significantly declining because of the popularity of the Internet. Expect publishers to be stricter in accepting manuscripts and books for publishing. It is basically harder to impress publishers these days. If you are determined to become an author, you should turn to self-publishing.

PowerPoint Presentation:

Continue… Nobody says self-publishing would be easy. In fact, it could be as hard, if not much harder, than traditional book publishing. If you aim to become an author through self-publishing, you are bound to exert more effort. It would take simply much more for you to be able to launch your book, sell like hotcakes, and succeed. But as always, the road to success is not always paved. Most of the time, it could be full of challenges. There are common obstacles that are often faced by authors who take a shot at self-publishing .

PowerPoint Presentation:

Here are some of those. Gathering enough money to fund the initiative could be exhilarating. Because you are publishing your own work, no other entity or people would be able to subsidize you or shoulder the costs for you. It is important that you have much money in the back prior to such an endeavor. Also, do not spend all you have in self-publishing your own book. You could never be sure whether you would be able to gain back or get returns for your investment. It would not be wise to make loans just to fund your book. The financials is always the top challenge that bothers self-publishers. The second obstacle is the stigma about self-published books being amateurish. You could not blame critics for generalizing. Most of the time, self-published materials are of inferior quality. This could be because of the fact that the content did not pass through the scrutiny of editors and publishers, who set very high standards for book publishing. Third-party scrutiny and criticism could really help bolster the quality and appeal of books.

PowerPoint Presentation:

There are obstacles of promotion and marketing. Your book should be treated as a usual product, which should be targeted to specific audience or readers. How could people learn about your book if you would not make a fuss about it? As always you have to establish and raise awareness about your book. Doing so could just be difficult because you obviously and logically would need money. When putting up book publicity, you have to develop lists of book reviewers and editors who would make issues and critics about your content. They do not do services for free, whether they would say constructive or destructive opinions. Minor obstacles could accumulate to provide greater problems. Bookstores are usually not dealing with small publishing firms, so how could you expect them to deal with independent publishers like you? Such stores only trust in dealing with major publishers, wholesalers, and distributors. Then there is a gush of intense or extreme competition. There are just too many authors like you who are aiming to mark big in the market. An influx of self-published books could make yours just among the crowd. If you have the determination, the confidence, and the drive, you could proceed to self-publishing. Do not let such obstacles prevent you from doing so. But moreover, be practical and realistic. Click here to read more of self-publishing articles.

PowerPoint Presentation:

Good luck and happy blogging! P.S. Empower Network is by far the best and the most profitable Viral Blogging Platform in this planet. Watch this 40 minute video and then join our Dream Team to starting blogging and making money online immediately. P.P.S. Click here to join the Dream Team NOW if you already saw the video. P.P.P.S. Read this Income Disclaimer to find out the potential of how much money you can make by joining this powerful community. This is by far the best blogging platform you can get and will make you serious money.

PowerPoint Presentation:

We in no way guarantee any income of any type. YOU COULD MAKE NO MONEY AT ALL. All example of income are illustration of what’s possible, and there is actual documentation to back every claim up. We post our average income on our income disclosure document to provide full disclosure because we believe in Empowering you to make great choices and live an amazing life. Because you deserve it – so let’s make it happen. http://www.empowernetwork.com/imjetred/blog/common-obstacles-for-self-publishing/?id=imjetred

authorStream Live Help