Join us in a Philadephia, PA for another skills-building educational weekend event designed specifically for independent authors. Our goal is to bring together bright minds to lead sessions that will improve skills, foster learning, and inspire creativity. We give independent authors the practical skills they need to publish and market their books and manage careers as independent authors. Early-bird tickets are now on sale. But hurry, because they’re going fast! Learn more.
We’ve been working with our partners at Smith Publicity to find more ways to increase your book's discoverability and sales opportunities. Learn one-on-one from book industry experts—on your schedule, and tailored to your genre and level of expertise—specific and actionable techniques to drive awareness to your book and author platform. Marketing your book can be overwhelming. These services are designed to take away the fear and put in the fun! Learn more.
We’ve put together a strategy guide for authors to start early and build toward a successful book launch. Based on research conducted within the author community, we’ve identified marketing tactics that successful authors employ, including these three key steps: Working on SEO from the get-go, establishing your author presence online, and building your network early. Get your free guide.
Now you can enjoy all the benefits of the Kindle Select Publishing program, PLUS the opportunity to expand your sales through BookBaby’s industry-leading global distribution network featuring iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, OverDrive, Hoopla, and dozens more. When you self-publish your eBook with BookBaby’s Amazon Priority service instead of going to Amazon directly, you get more. Learn more.
We’ve rolled out a slate of new features for our authors for a stronger online presence and greater chance for book sales. BookShop is your one-stop-shop to sell both eBooks and printed books straight to readers. With BookShop, you can earn more profits, receive payments faster, and maintain total control of your page content. And best of all: it’s free to all BookBaby authors. Learn more.
Free shipping when you make 25 or more custom printed books. Any book, any binding, any trim size, any cover option. Shipped to your door for free. Use coupon code FREESHIPBB. Learn more.
Self-publishing is a journey filled with plenty of twists, turns, and roadblocks. But now aspiring authors can clear the path with 5 Steps To Self-Publishing—your step-by-step guide that navigates the entire self-publishing process. This 62-page book is absolutely free and a must-read for any writer who needs help finding their way to becoming a successful independent author. Download your copy now.
Buy a cover design package for your printed book and our designers will also create a cover for your eBook —a $249 value— for free. A cover design specifically for your eBook is essential to make it stand out on the retail page. Our artists will give your eBook the professional, eye-popping look it deserves.
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