Book Printing Blog

RSS Grab the Country Press Inc. RSS Feed

Authors Choosing to Self-Publish Books More and More

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, October 15, 2013

If you are an author interested in self-publishing, now is the time. Self-published books are experiencing unprecedented popularity. Books get an ISBN number, which are owned by the publisher. With self-published books, the author owns their own ISBN number. Through these numbers, self-published books are counted.

An analysis of U.S. ISBN data revealed that the number of self-published titles in 2012 jumped to more than 391,000, up 59% over 2011 and 422% over 2007. Ebooks continue to catch up to print, comprising 40% of the ISBNs that were self-published in 2012, up from just 11% in 2007.

The analysis shows the growing prominence of publishing companies that offer publishing services to individual authors. Self-published titles come to market with support from publishing companies that offer self-publishing services. Self-Publishing can be a virtual minefield if you are not careful.

The research on self-publishing includes surveys of authors that provide insight into where the market is going and services required by these writers. Those who intend to self-publish most often plan to bring fiction to market, followed by inspirational works, books for children and biographies. The majority of self-published authors site finding a traditional publisher as an obstacle, and they also feel challenged by marketing. The Country Press will take you through the process step-by-step.

For more information contact the Country Press.

Statistics - econtentmag.com


Recent Posts


Tags

small publishing company author and publisher bound galley services country press self publishing services for authors how many books should i print self-publishing books Self Publishing statistics cookbooks digital printers promoting your book, MA printing, MA short runs self published books School books printed manual certified Ecologo book printing options advance copies of books, MA short run book printer self publishing acronyms Short run printing in Newton, MA self-publishing short run book printer, MA large publishing firms ARCs Self-publishing in Newton, MA Kodak EX150 digital production system indie publishing short run book printing, Boston difference between self publishing and traditional publishing benefits of short run book printing, MA short run book printing, Newton, MA Cookbook printing print on demand in Boston, MA book printing for self-publishers self publishing services for self publishing authors perfect bound book printing digital printing in Newton, MA town report book printing, MA book printers, MA digital short run book printing creating ebooks ARC books Country Press Printing book publishing e-book formatting, MA print on demand (POD) bound manuscripts bound galley printing authors, MA print-on-demand sustainable and local enegery digital book printing printing needs self published authors, MA full service publishing book printers Perfect binding short run book printers, Boston Book printing and binding print on demand in Newton, MA publishing companies The Country Press, Inc. Country Press, Inc. publishing self publishers, MA smaller book printing companies print on demand, MA Pre-publication book printing in Boston, MA self-publising books original graphic designs press reduces greenhouse gas emissions self short run short-run publishing the country press boston ma Manual printing services in Boston, MA commercial printing company independent presses Kodak digital printer short run printers book printing on demand advantages of self publishing advantages of short run book printing, MA Country Press Inc. conventional commercial printing stock paper short run printing short run printing self-publishing services small publishing companies, MA benefits of short run book printing full-service publishing in Boston, MA free holiday gift self-publishers, MA The Country Press, Inc advantages of short run book printing self publishing e-books, MA publishing companies, MA advantaages of self publishing self-publishing for business print books on demand, MA cookbook printing in Boston, MA self publish, MA short run book printing services client review common mistakes of self publishing galleys 50 Shades of Grey Self-publishers in Boston, MA POD book printing how many books should you print advance copy books, MA short run book printers, Newton, MA ARCs printing advanced reading copies, MA American Library Association Country Press advanced copy book printing publisher Country Press Printing, Inc. short runs, MA printing and reprinting in Boston, MA professional quality printed books Country Press Inc print small quantity of books MA Short run printing in Boston, MA Rolland Opaque independent publishing publishing services to individual authors Printing on demand Short-Run book Printing digital book publishing book promotion digital printing for cookbooks full service self publishing self publishing glossary short run printing, Boston short run printing applications print on demand books, MA digital short run printing, MA printing ARCs small presses short run book publishing recycling programs Digital-printing advance book copies, MA on demand printing self-publishing steps short run printers, MA print-on-demand (POD) traditional publishers Perfect bound books printing in Boston, MA short run book publishers, MA printing finishing ARC printing self publishers how to promote your book perfect bound books cookbook layouts recycled paper high-quality manual printing want to self publish a book small publishing companies traditional or self publishing, Boston printing on demand (POD) self-publshing self-publishing for businesses advanced copy books printing soft cover school books facebook like publishing services in MA for universities self publishers government publishing houses Bound galleys in Newton, MA bound galleys self publishing The County Press, Inc. - MA choosing self publishing, Boston self published book promoting, MA print and publish books short run printing self-publishing services the country press Self-publishers book printing self publishing, MA university publishing services short run books marketing self published books, MA print on demand self-publishing editors Chorine free self publishing books self-publshed authors self publish short run printing services The Country Press Country Press printing services short run books, MA Happy New Year self-publishing a book self publishing authors Short-run book printing in Boston, MA printing hard copies of school books bound book galleys self published books, MA Digital book printing in Newton, MA Short run book printing in Boston, MA The Country Press independent publishing companies digital print on demand short run book printers, MA print on demand services, MA books for book fair, MA Self-publishing services in Boston, MA long run books advantages of short run printing, MA Short Run Printing in Atlanta, GA book binding manuals book printing galley books Biogas short run printing services, MA Self-publishing print on demand short run book printing promoting self published books bound galleys in Boston, MA publishers printed manuals universities printing short runs publishing companies that offer self publishing Digital printing Digital book printing in Boston, MA Digital book printing advantages of print on demand, MA Country Press, Inc Digital book printing in Boston, MA Short-run book printers in Boston, MA print books on demand in Newton, MA publishing company, MA short run printing services bound galley books Perfect bound book printing in Boston, MA self publishing mistakes book galleys perfect bound book short run production digital printing for books Country Press Printing Inc. short-run book publishing digital printing, MA bound galleys, MA self-publishing digital book printing self publishing service, MA publishing services for authors digital book printing, MA cookbook printing in Newton, MA e-book self publishing, MA publishing companies that offer self publishing services Manual printing services publishing services annual town report short run printing, MA high quality book galleys quote for book printing government printing services digital printing for manuals town municipality report printing rosters warrants advanced reader copies short run book publisher, MA book printing companies short-run printing digital print on demand services American Library Association Annual Conference advanced copies printing on-demand print on demand book printing, Newton, MA POD, Newton, MA self-publising non-fiction books Kodak EX150 short run digital printing commercial short run printing book publishing in Boston customized cookbook printing short run prints, MA self publish short run book publishers Country Press Printing Inc short run printing for books, MA digital printing book printer, MA soft cover school books how to self publish books for book signing, MA benefits of short run printing publishing deadlines printing Advanced reader copies digital printing in Boston, MA self-publishing, MA digital publishing, MA why short run book printing, MA soft cover textbooks vanity publishing, Boston commercial printing editors for self-publishing book self publishing and publishing books smaller publishing houses print on demand books reprinting school books on-demand printing Printing in short runs gift of business Country Press, Inc Digital book printing in Newton, MA self publishing, Boston publishing, MA short run book publishing, MA paper advantages of self-publising books self publishing glossary of terms short-run and on-demand printing short run publishing short run book printing, MA Print-on-demand services in News Port, VA perfect bound books printer short run printing, Newton, MA Printing and binding in Boston, MA short run book printers self-publishers personalized cookbook print books on demand in Boston, MA self-publishing in Boston, MA self-published author Happy Thanksgiving benefits of short run printing, MA printing bound galleys manual printing on-demand book printing publishers, MA small publishing houses short run printers, Boston self publisher how many books to print, MA advanced reading copies digital short run printing

Archive

PUBLISHERS

Publishers

Are you late with titles for the current season? Are you trying to make that upcoming book show? Do you need dependability? Where do you need your books shipped to? Look no further than Country Press.

UNIVERSITIES

Universities

Country Press has a long history of supplying printed material to our nations Universities and Colleges. If any one or more of the following scenarios apply, we are the one to turn to.

SELF-PUBLISHERS

Self-Publishers

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.

TOWN/GOVERNMENT

Town/Government

We have been assisting Cities and Towns throughout New England in the design and production of their Annual Town Reports and Warrants. We offer a full range of services from typesetting, design, manufacturing and delivery.