Keys to Self-publishing Effectively

Inkwater has created a booklet which provides all the information you wanted to know about self-publishing but forgot to ask.

Publishing Process Checklist

Timeline and Quality to Expect 
Timeline
Quality to Expect
Retail Price
Distribution
Trim Size
Binding
Questions?

File Submissions
Manuscript Files
Copyrighted Content
Book Cover
Copy-editing
The Design Process Begins
Design – The First Proof
Design – The Second Proof
Book Goes to Print
Changes After Publication

eBooks

Page Count and Retail Price 

Fonts 12
Common Editorial Issues
Working with Your Edited Manuscript

Common Design Issues 
Image Resolution
Color
Hidden Characters

Illustrated Books

Back Cover & Author Bios
Back Cover Description
Author Bio
Photo or No Photo?

Royalties & Sales Statements
Royalty Quarters
Statements
Royalty Amounts

Marketing Your Book
The Back Cover
Digital Media
Reviews and Interviews: Thinking Outside the Box
Events
Collateral

Websites
Author/Book Landing Page
Multi-Page Websites
Proofing and Updates

Common Trim Size Chart

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