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How to Sell Your Magazine for Profit
01 Aug 2018

How to Sell Your Magazine for Profit

Magazines have historically been the best marriage between commerce and content. They were some of the first publications to be sold to a mass-market, and they were the chosen format of some of the first and most-dedicated self-publishers. To this day, the zine world boasts some of the most loyal followers and regularly sold-out runs of collectible publications. But self-published magazines are no longer narrowed...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor and Andrew Kaufman: Pro Photography — Webinar Recap
24 Jul 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor and Andrew Kaufman: Pro Photography — Webinar Recap

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month we’re talking about the photography industry; how it has developed and what it takes to get your work into the world. If you missed our latest live webinar, don’t worry! We’ve got the entire thing recorded below. July: Pro Photography – An Inside Look Career paths in photography and photojournalism...

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Hit the Books: Are Personal Projects the Secret to Professional Success?
12 Jul 2018

Hit the Books: Are Personal Projects the Secret to Professional Success?

We all have personal creative projects that can provide a refreshing break from our professional work. But these personal projects could be just as important as anything you do for your clients. Here’s why. 01 How do you distinguish between being an amateur or professional photographer? For me this is a simple question with a simple answer. I see a professional photographer as someone who...

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3 Guidelines for Pricing Your Book to Sell
10 Jul 2018

3 Guidelines for Pricing Your Book to Sell

Pricing your book can be a little daunting. What’s too high? What’s too low? How do you know what to do? Here are a few terms to know and a few things to consider when you sell your books online. 1) Base Price: This is the non-negotiable cost of producing copies of your book. The first step when pricing your book is balancing cost and quality. What choices...

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Sell Your Book on Amazon: Step-by-Step, Easy Setup
05 Jul 2018

Sell Your Book on Amazon: Step-by-Step, Easy Setup

Maybe you knew all along you were going to sell your book. But maybe, after you’ve printed your book and passed it around, you’re surprised to hear so many people say, “This is great! Where can I get a copy? Can I buy it on Amazon?” Whether you had considered selling it or not, you’ll want to be able to say, “Yes, just search for my...

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3 Easy Ways to Sell Your Book
03 Jul 2018

3 Easy Ways to Sell Your Book

If you’ve made a book, getting it out into the world for others to enjoy is your next step. Here are three ways to sell your book: 1. The Blurb Bookstore Anything you make with Blurb, with any desktop tool, can be set up for sale. The Blurb Bookstore is great because each one of your projects gets its own product page with an independent...

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