- Some services have started calling themselves “hybrid publishers” because it sounds more fashionable and savvy, yet offer low-quality results and service.
- Most marketing and publicity service packages, while well-meaning, are not worth your investment.
- Avoid companies that take advantage of author inexperience and use high-pressure sales tactics, such as AuthorSolutions imprints (AuthorHouse, iUniverse, WestBow, Archway, and others).
- To check the reputation of a service, search for Mick Rooney’s Independent Publishing Magazine website.
Sunday, June 24, 2018
Hybrid Publishing Advice from Jane Friedman
From her post: