How to Start a Publishing Company in 2019

January 23, 2019 - Understanding Publishing - 1 Comment

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If you’ve ever watched the reality show Shark Tank, you may have found yourself daydreaming about starting your own business. And if you’re an indie author who’s learning the self-publishing ropes, you might be wondering if you should start your own publishing business — as opposed to just doing everything under your own name. So before ... read more »

The Largest Book Publishers in 2019

January 16, 2019 - Understanding Publishing - 1 Comment

Modern publishing is a tricky game — especially when trying to figure out the biggest names within that game. Most major publishers are part of a larger media conglomerate, and a search for the year's largest book publishers will often yield companies that work with other forms of content rather than books. So to help you ... read more »

15 of the Best Online Writing Communities for Aspiring Authors

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[Updated 01/16/2019] As enjoyable and fulfilling as writing can be, the truth is that it’s often a solitary endeavor. While we might romanticize the focused artist typing away while imaginary worlds and narratives swirl inside their minds — authors know the truth: writing can get lonely. And moreover, when you’re working on a one-person project, ... read more »