Sell Through Blurb


Sell any format without extra fees, directly to your audience.

  • Format
    You can sell any format—book or magazine, PDF or ebook—online through Blurb.
  • Logistics
    Blurb handles shipping and fulfillment, for both volume printing and print-on-demand.
  • Storefront
    Join the community of creatives who showcase their work in the Blurb Bookstore.
  • Reach
    Embed a preview of your book on your own website, or show off your project’s individual product page.

Get Paid


  • List Price
    Your list price is the cost to print your book and the profit you choose to add.
  • Fees
    For printed projects, Blurb charges no distribution fees. There is no commission for print or ebook sales.
  • Payment
    At the end of each month, you receive the profit from your sales with check or paypal, provided you meet the minimum payment threshold.

Easy Setup


Step 1: Make your book

Step 1: Make your book

Use our layout tools or upload a PDF.

Make Your book

Step 2: Create your listing

Step 2: Create your listing

Choose a book from your dashboard, and click 'Sell my book'. Then set up a preview, complete your author profile, and write an enticing description for your book.

Set Up In Dashboard

Step 3: Set your price

Step 3: Set your price

For your chosen book, set your price under the Sell & Distribute tab for the listing. Don’t forget your Profit Settings, which determines how you will be paid.

Set Up In Dashboard

Step 4: Promote your book

Step 4: Promote your book

Embed a preview on your blog, then share your book on social media with a comment about how to buy it. Share excerpts in follow-up posts.

Set Up In Dashboard

  • Kickstarter
    Kickstarter
    Use Kickstarter to fundraise for an offset run of your book. Blurb can help with the pricing, warehousing, and shipping.
  • Volume Printing
    Volume Printing
    300 copies or more can opt for bespoke book printing and warehousing.
  • Hire an Expert
    Hire an Expert
    Our Dream Team can help with book design, illustration, editing, and more.

Compare distribution options

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Photo Books
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
Trade Books
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
Magazines
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
Ebooks
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
PDF
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
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Bookify
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
BookWright
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
Adobe InDesign Plug-In
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
PDF Uploader
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
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Volume Printing
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
ISBN Needed?
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks
Fees
None
Amazon
15% of list price, +$1.35
Ingram
22%-55% of list price
iBooks
30% iBooks
Payment: Blurb Check or Paypal
Amazon
Ingram
iBooks

Sell and Distribute

Want to see the bigger Self-Publishing picture? Take a look at our Sell & Distribute page.


Ready to sell your book on Blurb?