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 Publish a Cookbook in 6 Easy-As-Pie Steps

Aug 19, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Want to know how to publish a cookbook? Our 6-step guide is here to take you from amateur home cook to published master of the culinary arts. Read more →

Draft2Digital Review: Read This BEFORE You Publish

Aug 05, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Before you publish, be sure to check out some Draft2Digital reviews, including this one from the team at Reedsy. Read more →

Amazon KDP: A Writer’s Guide to Kindle Direct Publishing

Jul 06, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

A look at Amazon's KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing) platform with a focus on how it revolutionized publishing — and why some authors might choose to avoid it. Read more →

What is an Indie Author? All Your Questions Answered

Jun 26, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Is there a difference between an indie author and a self-published author? In this post, we look closer at the recent phenomenon of independent publishing. Read more →

Writing a Non-Fiction Query Letter (+ Sample Query Letter)

Jun 02, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Learn how to write a non-fiction query letter that gets agents and editors excited. Includes a real example that got a book sold. Read more →

What is Line Editing and How Can It Help Your Book?

May 22, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Line editing polishes your language and perfects your style line-by-line. Learn more here, including examples of line editing and how to do it yourself! Read more →

How to Publish (and Sell) on Apple Books in 2024

May 21, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

A complete step-by-step guide to Apple Books publishing, plus some marketing tips on how to sell more copies on the platform. Read more →

Novlr Review: The Best Writing Software for You?

May 20, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Novlr is a novel-writing app "by writers, for writers." But what does it actually offer, and who will get the most out of Novlr? Find out here! Read more →

How to Publish on Google Play Books in 2024

May 06, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Learn how to publish on Google Play Books in seven simple steps! Includes tips from the Google Play team themselves and bestselling Play authors. Read more →

Lulu Publishing Review: READ THIS Before You Use Them!

Apr 30, 2020 – Understanding Publishing

Lulu Press helps self-publishing authors print and distribute their books, but are they really worth the cost? Learn all about Lulu publishing here. Read more →

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