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Generate Positive Book Reviews with Premium Quality Bound Galleys

Joseph Coupal - Friday, December 14, 2018
Country Press bound galleys in Boston, MA

Are you marketing a new book in 2019? Before doing so, it is always a good idea for authors to seek comments and reviews from book critics prior to final book printing. When new books earn positive feedback from advanced readers, the book is more likely to sell better.

Bound galleys are printed copies of your work that is sent to book bloggers, reviewers, and critics. Presentable, high-quality copies should be sent to advanced readers if you want to more positive feedback from them. When you can impress your chosen advanced readers by sending them high quality prints and nicely bound copies, you are more likely to garner positive affirmation. You can even add or print their comments and reviews in your final book to entice more readers.

Bound galleys in Boston, MA use digital printing to ensure fast and high quality copies. More presentable and professional-looking books are produced with this technology. For impressive bound galleys, contact The Country Press, Inc.

Self publishers use Short Run Printing So They Can Get Published

Joseph Coupal - Friday, December 07, 2018
Country Press Printing in Boston, MA

New authors know that publishing their own work can be challenging and confusing. This is the time to use take advantage of a short run book publisher to help you find your way

Hopeful authors, can use fast, online communication and relatively inexpensive but high-quality digital book printing technology to publish their books.

Digital books can reach their audience relatively easily. But, the logistics of getting a printed book in front of an audience can be very involved.

For self-publishers, there is an opportunity with a short-run book printer. Cover design, editing, distribution and marketing are all services that self-publishers need help with. The short run publisher can lend a hand.

Most self publishers want their book stocked by book stores. They often underestimate the money and time involved in achieving this. Short run book printing can fall more in line.

Even a professional-looking cover can be daunting for a self publisher. It is important to find a short run book printer who can help you with all of your needs.

For more information on short run book printing, contact The Country Press.

Top Quality Bound Galleys Earn Better Book Reviews

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 30, 2018
The Country Press Inc. - Printing, Boston, MA

Authors, particularly those new to the industry, need positive reviews from book critics, reviewers and bloggers prior to releasing their book in the market. This is in fact a smart move for all authors. Feedback and reviews give authors and publishers a better idea of the marketability of the book to the public. Bound galleys are used to send to known book reviewers and bloggers in order to generate positive feedback.

Bound galleys in Boston, MA are printed with high quality and great resolution for a positive impression from these advanced readers. It is also critical that these copies are perfectly bound for a professional presentation. Authors must aim to gain positive feedback from the select individuals to determine the saleability of the book and to promote these reviews when marketing. Readers are often interested in books with good reviews or those that are endorsed by public figures or other genre authors.

For this reason, bound galleys must be professionally and properly produced. Therefore, it is advisable for writers to choose digital printing method so they can send presentable copies with clear printing and quality bound books to their chosen advanced readers. With digital printing, content tweaks and edits are easily done so that the final book output can be released to the public as soon as possible.

Contact Country Press Inc. for high quality bound galleys.

Digital Printing Offers A Fast and Cost-Effective Publishing Solution

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 23, 2018
Country Press Digital Printing in Boston, MA

The emergence of digital printing has opened opportunities for publishers to develop new revenue streams. It also allows for lesser risks in book publishing. This is because digital printing enables them to print only enough copies to get the pulse of the market and make modifications in ordering additional books down-the-line.

Digital printing in Boston, MA makes print on demand possible. This eliminates the unnecessary expense for overproducing copies. Publishers are no longer required to produce large quantities of books but instead they have the discretion to print only the number of copies the market demands. Moreover, digital printing can provide publishers with high quality printed books quickly, and for less than with offset printing. With this affordable solution, amateur publishers can now take their chances.

Professional looking books can be created with digital book printing. Additionally, various options for customization is available in terms of printing, binding, and finishing. With complex procedures cut down to a simple and instant process, ROI can be achieved in a shorter time.

Contact Country Press Inc., for your next publishing project.

A Client Review About Country Press Printing Services

Joseph Coupal - Monday, November 19, 2018
Country Press Printing in Boston, MA

We chose Country Press because it is an hour drive from us and in fairly close proximity to where we live as I thought I would have to go in and talk to them several times. I was dubious of other places that never had a live person answer their phone or whose calls went to a call center. I googled "printing" in our zip code and they came up. So I called. Immediately, I found a difference in the way they do business. But do not let their zip code or yours deter you from having them do your printing!! It doesn't matter!! I never set foot in their plant.

They also were reasonably priced. They answered their phones, even if I called 3x in one day! [No caller ID screening with them. if they were open for business they answered their phone!] They developed a bond of trust with us with their honest, open and clear communication. If Mike was going to go away for a week and not be available, he'd say so. There was no black hole he fell into while we were anxiously waiting for a returned call or email They were responsive each and every time. Mike almost always answered the phone and he was right on target w/our work. If he couldn't give me an answer right away, he said he'd get back to me, and he always did within the time frame he said it would take him to give me an answer. Sometimes it was immediate, sometimes he had to refer to my doc. Sometimes he asked to speak to an IT person because that's not my skill set and sometimes I didn't know what he was requesting of me or I didn't know how to send it according to his specs.

Other printers sent me a copy of their finished product for me to review. So when I asked Mike if he could mail me a few samples of their work he said, "Send me your manuscript! I'll give you a sample of yours!!" WOW! And he did. A sample of our finished product, from cover to cover. It took us time to figure out what our front and back cover would look like and Mike said that was OK to work on that and get back to him. We weren't ready at that point with a finished product and were in the fact finding stage. So we did our 'homework' and got back to him. It made sense to see a sample copy of our finished product rather than someone else's.

He wanted to give us a copy as near to perfect of the finished product as possible. They're no rush job to get you done and out of their hair!! But when we considered it finally done on our end, we had edited and reviewed the sample copy, made necessary corrections, they printed 'final copies' and sent it out immediately. They take pride in their work and their customer's satisfaction. When the boxes arrived, we knew w/confidence it would be perfect.

Mike tweaked our doc to make sure everything was centered and the photos clear and the layout what was we wanted. Their recommendations, knowledge and direction were priceless. We had visions of our finished product and Mike would recommend a different font or a different finished size. We always deferred to him and we were happy, happy, happy!

We never stepped foot into their plant and our printing came out perfect! We did all our business over the phone and via internet. Delivery was immediate. Doesn't matter where you live! Brooksey made sure our delivery arrived in a timely manner to meet our deadline! His British accent and jovial tone always set us at ease and that what we wanted was possible and Country Press would take care of it. When Mike answered the phone, I recognized his voice immediately, and I knew that whatever my question was, it would be solved with their know-how.

Mike and Brooksey are amazing, thorough, precise, and on the ball! No question is too difficult, no job too large or too small, and they are patient! Their work is stellar, flawless. Look no further!!

Print on Demand Books to Fulfill Orders with Perfect Bound Books

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 16, 2018
Country Press digital printing in Boston, MA

Perfect bound books through print-on-demand is made possible with digital printing. If you have books that needed to be printed in response, print on demand is the perfect solution. No matter how many books are ordered, with print on demand authors and publishers can print the exact number needed for distribution, no matter the quantity and they will be perfectly bound. Through digital printing print as many books as are needed with and make it profitable with print on demand. For new authors, budget is almost always an issue. Print on demand is the perfect option for authors who have tight cash flow but want perfect bound books.

At the Country Press, book are kept in a digital database. This is beneficial for publishers because they don’t have to keep books in inventory and this eliminates the waste of publishing books that may not be sold. Print on demand is also perfect for self-publishers who are interested in publishing their books more efficiently.

If you need quick turnaround or a book proof, print on demand is the perfect choice for book printing. With digital printing, we can print your book, hold it in our warehouse, and ship it later when you need it. When demand for books grow, short run book printing services is the right option for book printing.

For more information on Print on Demand contact Country Press.

Perfect Bound Book For Softcover Novels

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 09, 2018
Perfect Bound Book, Boston, MA - The Country Press Inc.

Hardbound covered novels are more expensive to put in the market. This is why many authors choose to print softcover versions of their book which make them more affordable for readers. When authors need to bind thick softcover books, there is an option for perfect bound books for books up to 700 printed pages.

The pages of these books are folded into sections and then glued into the spine using a strong, lenient adhesives with a thicker, wrap-around printed cover. Additionally, the adhesive is non-brittle so that thicker books can open easier and flatter without splitting the spine which causes pages to fall out. Perfect bound books also look good on shelf displays or for stacking. They present a neat, glossy, and professional appearance.

Additionally, this option is an affordable choice for authors to sell softcover books on the market at a lower cost. If you are looking for a reliable service that offers perfect book binding, contact Country Press Printing. We offer printing and binding services.

Print on Demand, How it has Changed Self-Publishing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 02, 2018
Country Press Self-publishing in Boston, MA

There are many advantages to self publishers by book printing on demand.

Self-publishing is changing traditional publishing. But, print-on-demand services (POD) are allowing all writers to become published authors. Here are some of the obvious reasons why:

The out-of-pocket cost of printing one book at a time is less expensive than a printing a huge book run.

In years past, many authors had only one option at traditional publishing houses. Spending $5,000, $10,000, or more for a few thousand or more copies of their edited and published manuscript. Too often, all of these copies are not all used. Digital book publishing and print on demand have reduced the cost of printing a book.

Author Control

Print on Demand is not just for authors who can’t find a publisher. For many authors it is a matter of expediency.

There are many advantages of print on demand including author control and affordability. Many authors are jumping onto POD publishing as a low-cost, low-labor way to turn their books into profit.

For more information on book printing on demand, contact The Country Press.

Benefits of Short Run Book Printing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, October 26, 2018
Country Press Short Run Book Printer in Boston, MA

Publishers and authors can run into budgeting problems or time constraints. In fact, many first-time self published authors do not have the extra capital for publishing a large quantity of books. Or maybe self-publishers don’t want to pay for over-the-top book marketing, and want to market their book on their own. Short run book printing can help with a tight budget.

Marketing

Marketing is essential for reaching readers and getting the book out there. But marketing can be expensive. Authors don’t need 1000’s of books the first time around, which means that bulk book printing isn’t useful. Short run printing can allow authors to maximize their marketing dollars while printing only the amount of books they need.

Less Expensive

Short run book printing allows authors and publishers to print only the amount of books they need anywhere from 11 to 5000! Though the price per book may be higher, up-front expense will be less because a smaller amount of books are printed.

Get books faster

With short run book printing books are always completed faster. Short runs allow authors to get the books they need right away.

Greener choice

Every book not uses is money thrown away. With short run printing only get the books you need and want. Save money by only printing the books you need, when you need them.

For more information on short run book printing, contact The Country Press.

What is the Perfect Binding Method for Thick Books

Joseph Coupal - Friday, October 19, 2018
Country Press bound galleys in Newton, MA

Very thick books cannot be bound securely by stapling or fastened using saddle-stitch. But there is a perfect bound book method that works perfectly for book binding for projects with up to 700 printed pages.

Commonly used for thick textbooks, brochures and magazines, a perfect binding uses strong but flexible adhesives to bind pages together along the spine for a smooth and stylish output. This adhesive is more tolerant to varying temperatures and is non-brittle. This means thicker books can open flatter without breaking the spine which causes pages to fall out. This binding method requires 7mm safe area at the edge of the spine of the first and last page including inside front and back cover page. The cover is then bent 7mm from the spine to make a joint that secures the glued border.

Perfect bound books present a professional look perfect for displays and stacking. Additionally, this flexible adhesive binding is affordable. For publishing a travel or fashion magazine or a glossy textbook or manual, contact Country Press Printing. With perfect book binding, for all types of manuscripts, book projects can be delivered in no time at the best price.


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Self-Publishing can be a virtual minefield if you are not careful. To make this an efficient process and successful endeavor you need to understand some of the “Basics” of Publishing and the definition of Self-Publishing.

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