For over four years, the team at Reedsy has worked with thousands of self-published authors helping them develop their craft and publish better books with the help of our professional editors, designers, and book marketers. And in that time, we’ve noticed one thing popping up again and again: As an indie author, it’s really hard ... read more »
Val Breit is the founder of The Common Cents Club, where she coaches others to take charge of their finances, their future, and their freedom -- so they can spend more time doing what they love (without going broke). She especially loves strategizing ways to turn a love for writing into multiple streams of income ... read more »
Update: This contest is now closed. Check out Bestseller Season 2 right here, and discover tons more amazing writing podcasts in our post of 30+ writing podcasts you need to be listening to! This week marks the start of Season 2 of Bestseller, the self-publishing podcast from Reedsy. Continuing the work he did in Season 1, host ... read more »
If you're a freelance book professional looking to join the Reedsy Marketplace, here are our top tips. With a well-written profile, you will improve your chances of being selected to the network and attracting great new clients.
Updated 08/23/2017: this post previously featured median rates of complete freelance transactions. It has since been updated to provide average editorial rates based on service and word count, which we believe is more indicative of freelance rates. There has genuinely never been a better time to be a freelance publishing professional. Not only has the ... read more »
At Reedsy HQ this week, we’re taking a big step towards our goal of making it easier for authors to get their books into the hands of readers. With the announcement of our partnership with Blurb, you now have the option to seamlessly print and distribute the books you produce with the Reedsy Book Editor.
Hi! It's Matt from the Product Team at Reedsy. We're pleased to announce the launch of author website design services on the Reedsy Marketplace. Some of the finest author website designers and waiting to collaborate with you to improve your web presence, or even build your site from scratch. Authors in 2017 simply can’t do ... read more »
A free webinar for authors: Saturday, May 20th | 12pm EST (New York) | 9am PST (Los Angeles) | 5pm BST (London). Register below! Register for the webinar! The blurb and the opening lines of a novel act as an invitation for the reader to keep reading. Just like your cover, they need to ... read more »
The pinnacle of a writer’s life may not ever be a tearful speech at the Oscars. (“I want to thank my ergonomic keyboard for not giving me carpal tunnel.”) However, though it might not take the form of a miniature golden statue, all writers possess inspirations that drive them to put pen to paper. So what's ... read more »