Understanding publishing

Understanding publishing is now easy thanks to insights from experts on our blog. This section of Reedsy's blog explores the rapidly changing face of publishing in the digital age.

How to Research Your Market: An Author's Guide [Checklist]

May 11, 2022 – Understanding Publishing

Ensure your book finds its readership even before you write a single word of it. Download our market research checklist for authors Read more →

How to Copyright a Book in 7 Simple Steps [Updated 2024]

Feb 04, 2022 – Understanding Publishing

Need to know how to copyright a book? Check out this 7-step guide and download the free resource. Read more →

15 Books on Publishing to Give You the Inside Scoop

Nov 15, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Hoping to demystify the publishing process, or understand the intricacies of the publishing industry? Here are 15 essential books on publishing! Read more →

How to Self-Publish Hardcover Books with KDP

Oct 27, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

If you're a self-published author looking to sell hardcover copies of your book on Amazon, check out our guide to hardcover printing with Kindle Direct Publishing. Read more →

Book Printing Services: Which One Is Right for You?

Aug 16, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Find the book printing service that best suits your needs with Reedsy's guide to offset, volume, and on demand printing. Read more →

Audiobooks: Your Guide to the Fastest Growing Format

Aug 03, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

This post will provide a brief introduction to the audiobook format, and explain why authors and readers are catching the audiobook bug. Read more →

What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author?

Apr 21, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Kindle Vella is Amazon’s foray into the “serialization market,” competing with Wattpad or Radish for a younger readership. So how is it different? Read more →

Reedsy's Guide to Sustainable Publishing

Apr 19, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

If you're an eco-conscious author looking to publish responsibly, we've got you covered with our guide to sustainable book publishing. Read more →

Happy April Fool's Day

Apr 01, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Sorry! This may or may not have been a joke... Read more →

Copy Editing vs Proofreading: What’s the Difference and Which Do You Need?

Mar 24, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Two types of editors, both alike in dignity. Find out the differences between a copy editor and a proofreader. Read more →

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