This is a guest blog from Matthew Smith, owner and Director of Urbane Publications.
It’s that time of the year when lots of books are going to be released, Autumn/Fall, the run up to Christmas…
We’ve been speaking to lots and lots of authors lately – gauging what the issues, problems and obstacles they are facing at the moment.
Here are our Top 5…
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The opportunities for writing a book are now more prevalent, and easy, than ever. eReaders, online marketplaces and vanity publishers make self-publishing an obvious, and often preferred, route for writers wanting to release a book.
It recently emerged that 1 in 3 ebooks sold on Amazon are self-published, which shows the desirability and opportunities available.
So, this got us thinking, what are the main benefits of self-publishing, as opposed to attempting the traditional route?