5 Things Every Author Needs to Hear Before Self-Publishing a Book

5 Things Every Author Needs to Hear Before Self-Publishing a Book

Every so often I am asked what one piece of advice I would give authors seeking to self-publish. Boiling down everything an author should know about self-publishing into one piece of advice is almost impossible. So my advice is to listen to these five things that many...
Indie Publishing versus Self-publishing: The rise of the indie author

Indie Publishing versus Self-publishing: The rise of the indie author

Updated April 14, 2020 The terms “indie publishing” and “indie publishers” were until recently associated with small presses, to identify them as separate from larger, traditional book publishers. Over time, authors who wanted to maintain complete creative control...

Authors: Know What You Are Getting Into

I was recently asked what an author should know before hiring a self-publishing company. Before we start, you should understand what a self-publishing company IS and IS NOT. 1106 Design, for example, is not a self-publishing company. We provide services to authors and...

Indie Publishers! Six Resolutions for 2016

Resolutions are meant to be broken. Still, the beginning of the year is a great time to incorporate some new practices into your routine, particularly if you’re having trouble completing your manuscript, want to self-publish your book but are resisting the notion for...