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Short Run Book Printing Allows Self-Publishers Full Control over Book Marketing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 08, 2018
Country Press Short Run Book Printer in Boston, MA

If you're an author who would like to have more control in the printing and sales of your book, self-publishing is best means to fully manage your printing expenses and distribution strategy of your books to the market. Short-run book printing gives self-publishing authors the chance to regulate the number of copies to be released and printed.

Short-run book printers in Boston, MA allow authors to have their manuscripts printed in smaller quantities. This allows them to save on both storage fees and printing costs while maintaining a higher level of control over their manuscript. Also with short run printing, they can test the market before printing a large volume of copies. This allows writers can full control of their printing expenses.

Short run book publishing is a practical way to test new manuscripts economically. ROI is also more quickly achieved when authors can print fewer books and test the market. If you are looking for short run book publishing services in Boston, MA, contact Country Press, Inc.

Short Run Book Publishing Supports Amateur Authors and New Writers

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 18, 2018
Country Press Short Run Book Publishing in Boston, MA

Recently, there has been an increasing number of amateur authors who are interested in self-publishing their manuscripts in smaller quantities. Short run book publishing has made this possible. Now, self-publishers can release their literary work gradually and according to their budget and according to demand. This means they no longer need to invest a large amount of money to print a large number of copies without the assurance of selling out.

Short run book printers provide leeway for new writers to publish fewer books so they can test whether its going to sell. Amateur writers now have an opportunity to test the waters without overspending with larger publishing companies that only print large quantities. New writers can have their manuscripts turn printed with as few as eleven copies as a minimum run.

Short run printing motivates amateur writers to realize their dream of printing a book and encourage self-publishers to pursue their ambitions. Contact Country Press Printing for cost-effective book printing and publishing services.

Benefits of Print on Demand and Short Run Printing – Boston, MA

Joseph Coupal - Wednesday, January 22, 2014

With the development of digital printing, short run printing is now an easy possibility. If you want to react to a market condition, you no longer have to rely on off-set printing for your printed book. On-demand printing can run 1 book at a time for you. Print shops are adding on-demand component to their operations to address the shorter run requirements of their customers and authors. Even large institutions like university presses and other academic publishers have also adopted this new digital printing technology.

In terms of cost, it has been found to be quite cheaper compared to the traditional offset printing for the short run. Since you are doing small run, adjusting the content is pretty easy to do through digital printing by simply changing the file and reprinting.

To further promote POD, waste is minimized. If there is a mistake on an off-set run, running new plates can be expensive. By printing only what you require, you are also saving the environment. You will not be throwing a large amount of printed materials in the dumpster when the original is changed or updated. It reduces to cost of waste and preserves the environment.

New opportunities abound with digital technology. For instance, individual authors who want to publish their own work can now have the ability to do it themselves. Short run book publishing is easy for any author that would like to produce a book or a business that wants to publish a book for their prospects and customers. In addition, the small print runs can always be published when needed.

The most important thing today is the on-demand book printing needs to be good. Digital brings with it the ability to do many creative things.

For more information on print on demand or short run printing, contact The Country Press.

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Universities, Authors, and Publishing Companies all Need Short Run Books

Joseph Coupal - Wednesday, July 25, 2012

As a short run book publisher, The Country Press handles all types of small quantity printing orders for publishers, authors, industrial firms, universities, and others.

Universities that need a limited amount of textbooks for a class with little enrollment or for a professor who needs advance copies can get their short run book printing done at The Country Press.
Are you an author or self publisher heading to a book show, book fair or book signing? Publishers need a small amount of books for these types of events.
Publishing companies who need advanced copies of books for marketing or book fairs or signings can have short run printing done at the Country Press.

With The Country Press, you have found a publishing company that also specializes in short run book printing for self publishing author, universities and other publishing companies. "Short run" simply means small quantities, publishing a smaller amount of books than the standard 1000s. The Country Press is a short run book printing company who can show you how easy the process can be.

Do you need hardcover books, textbooks or quality paperbacks? Contact the Country Press, Inc.

Country Press Award for Recycling Efforts

Joseph Coupal - Monday, February 20, 2012

The Country Press has been awarded a Certificate for their recycling efforts in 2011.  Country Press recycled 31 tons of paper.  Each ton of recycled paper saves 17 trees, 7000 gallons of water and 3 cubic yards of landfill space.  That means we save 527 tress 217,000 gallons of water and saved 93 cubic yards of landfill space.

The Country Press has always been invested in our community, our environment and in helping town governments, authors and publishers with their needs. We want to do so much more than print pages.

At The Country Press the entire focus of our business is the creation of bound galleys and short run books. As our industry continues to grow and expand we have invested in software and hardware which makes it very easy for you to do business with us. For small publishing companies looking for short run books, contact The Country Press.

Country Press Goes Greener

Joseph Coupal - Monday, February 06, 2012

Our new line of Rolland Opaque is now 50% recycled content. That means it contains fibre that has been recuperated entirely from paper used by consumers through recycling programs.

It has been certified by Ecologo and is processed Chlorine Free using gas produced from the decomposition of waste in a landfill.  Biogas, a sustainable and local energy, is transported to the mill by pipeline and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.

We now stock this paper in 50, 60 pound white and natural.

Short Run Book Printers Support Self Publishers

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, January 31, 2012

A “self-publisher” is an individual who is engaged in the publishing of their own printed material. Recently there has been an increase in authors who want to self publish. This increase in self publishing has meant that there is now a huge demand for short run printing. This means that self publishers need to have access to the kind of print quality that only comes from the equipment of large scale commercial printers.

Rather than using commercial publishing companies, short run book printers are a great option since you are able to order any amount, from 11 to 5000. Commercial printers who do short runs allow the self publisher to save a huge amount of money. This is often the difference between publishing and not publishing for many authors from trade books to manuals, and handbooks to text books.

There are a number of advantages for self publishers who work with a commercial short run book printing company because of the shipping, support services and turnaround time they can offer. Contact Country Press, Inc., we can support the self publisher through the printing and the proofing of their book.

Short Run Book Printers for Faster Turn-Around

Joseph Coupal - Friday, January 27, 2012

Authors and self publishers choose short run book publishing for faster turn-around. If you need advanced copies, or a smaller amount of books to fulfill order obligations, short run book printer are your best option.

Why short run book printers over commercial printers? Commercial printers make their money on the amount of books they print. So they are not interested in printing the smaller quantity of books that you need.

Recently, more authors and trades people are interested in self publishing. If using a commercial printer or publisher means the difference between printing or not printing your book, short run book printers are the solution. When you have a smaller distribution channel  short run book printers are perfect for you.

Want to order less than 1000 books? Contact The Country Press, Inc.

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