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"Keep Going" — An Interview with #1 Amazon Bestsellers Mark Edwards and Louise Voss

Mar 25, 2015 – Book Marketing

Success doesn’t happen overnight. It is often the result of hard work put in over the years. And Mark Edwards and Louise Voss’ success story tells us as much. They are known for being the first indie authors to ever reach #1 on Amazon.co.uk back in 2011. Now with Amazon Publishing, their latest b... Read more →


Surrealist Cover Design -- Interviewing Jeff Huang

Mar 12, 2015 – Book Design

“I am fascinated by the idea of the subconscious bleeding into the conscious world” At Reedsy, we like to take some pride in the people we have been able to attract. Our vision was to create a community of truly great freelance talent and make it available for authors. Every day, as more great ed... Read more →


Reader Magnets and Amazon SEO — Nick Stephenson on Author Marketing

Mar 09, 2015 – Book Marketing

Last update: 07/06/2017 “You’ve got to think about what the benefit is for the reader.” This is what author marketing is all about, according to bestselling author Nick Stephenson, who we have the pleasure of interviewing today. We first reached out to Nick over a year ago, when he had started ... Read more →


5 Digital Publishing Questions for Seth Godin

Feb 25, 2015 – Understanding Publishing

Today we interview Seth Godin, American author, entrepreneur, marketer and public speaker. The amazing thing about Seth is that he uses all these skills for his publishing efforts. And some of his ideas for (digital) publishing are so great that we were bound to interview him. Let’s talk about th... Read more →


A Refreshing Teen Author Success Story — Interviewing Anna Caltabiano

Jan 16, 2015 – Understanding Publishing

While the good folks of the “publishing industry” are discussing trends, numbers, and predictions over at the DBW conference, we thought we would give the readers of the Reedsy blog a sneak peek of what the future could actually hold. Today, we interview Anna Caltabiano, a rising teen author who... Read more →


Reedsy now allows authors to receive quotes from professional editors and illustrators

Nov 17, 2014 – Reedsy News

Reedsy is already making waves in the publishing industry. Last month, we gave authors the best marketplace to find publishing professionals. Today marks a new milestone with Reedsy: we’re allowing authors to request quotes from freelance editors and illustrators. Browse the marketplace Reedsy al... Read more →


Press Release: Reedsy opens to authors on Monday October 13th 2014

Oct 07, 2014 – Reedsy News

“The best editors, designers, and marketers no longer work for big publishing companies. Instead, they are striking out on their own and working as freelancers,” says trader, investor, writer and entrepreneur, James Altucher. The richness of the freelancer landscape is no secret, but many don’t ... Read more →


Press Release: September 2nd 2014 – Launch of Freelancer Profiles

Sep 02, 2014 – Reedsy News

LONDON - 2/9/2014 Self-publishing startup Reedsy officially launches today! Reedsy is excited to release to the public the first version of its website, progressively inviting editors and designers to join their marketplace over the course of the next 48 hours. Increasingly, authors are reali... Read more →


Authorpreneurs and VC Publishers

Aug 05, 2014 – Understanding Publishing

The Wannabes I was listening to Joanna Penn talk at an Apple event in Covent Garden a few days ago, and I was surprised that the sentence she repeated the most was: “Writing is hard! It’s extremely hard. If it was easy, everyone would be doing it.” I immediately drew a parallel to starting a co... Read more →


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