Welcome to the Reedsy Blog

A trusted place to learn how to successfully publish your book

reedsy parrot logo

What is Ghostwriting? All Your Questions Answered

What is ghostwriting

You may have heard snippets about the ghostwriters behind celebrity memoirs and political autobiographies. But there's so much more to it than that! In this article, we're tackling the question, "but seriously, what is ghostwriting?" by telling you about the many different types of ghostwriters and how much they cost.


12 Book Marketing Mistakes to Ban in 2018

March 29, 2018 - Book Marketing - 18 Comments

Book Marketing Mistakes

Since the birth of Reedsy, we've had the chance to work with thousands of authors, helping them get their books out there in the most professional possible form — and to sell them. For many authors, selling a book is even harder than writing it. But whether you're self- or traditionally published, learning to market ... read more »


How to Choose the Right Book Cover Dimensions

March 29, 2018 - Book Design - 3 Comments

book-cover-dimensions

When we talk about book cover design, we often talk about the color palette, typography and use of images. What we rarely mention are the dimensions of the cover. After all, it’s usually determined by the book’s trim size. That, or it’s seemingly inconsequential, as most new independent authors rely on ebook sales anyhow, where ... read more »


Top 7 Resources to Design Your Own Book Cover

March 22, 2018 - Book Design - 3 Comments

We always advise authors get their book covers professionally designed — an excellent cover is a crucial part of publishing success. However, if you’re set on designing your own cover and willing to put in the legwork to learning a new skill, here are some resources you might consider.


1 5 6 7 8 9 34

Reedsy can help you publish - learn more