Have you written the book and don’t know what to do with it? Don’t know how to publish and start making money from selling it?
There is no need to wait any longer. You can start selling your book without getting the publisher involved, and even without leaving your home.
All you need to prepare is a perfectly edited and proofread text file, and a book cover image.
The key to success is to make sure your book will show up in the largest possible number of ebook-selling stores – without getting stuck in the distribution process.
Reedsy publishing companion comes to the rescue. The platform helps authors go through the process of writing and publishing a book, by connecting them with book industry professionals (editors, cover artists, or marketers), but also offering a set of free online guides.
One of such free materials is The Complete Guide to Ebook Distribution. This extensive list of tips will help you learn about ebook retailers and ebook-distribution platforms.
Do you want to know how much you’ll be able to earn by selling your book in a digital format? The guide includes a detailed comparative table of royalties by publishing platform and retailer. Over 60 sellers are listed here?
Do you imagine yourself registering for every single one of them and submitting your book? Obviously not. It is where ebook aggregating platforms come very handy.
The infographic below makes every author’s life easier by providing a simplified model of ebook distribution, recommended by Reedsy to achieve maximum distribution reach while keeping the setup and management process at a reasonably low level.
Click or tap the image to see it in full resolution. And if you want to learn more, make sure to check our a list of best infographics with tips for aspiring authors.
Interested in infographics about books in the digital age? Find the ones we’ve recently added to our huge archive:
- Best selling books and book series of the 21st century (infographic)
- Benefits of reaching modern learners with mobile devices (infographic)
- Anatomy of prize-winning books (infographic)
- 70 best iPad case covers and accessories to buy in 2018 (infographic)
- OverDrive-powered libraries have checked out over 1 billion ebooks and audiobooks (infographic)
Want even more? Check out all articles in this topic: Infographics.
Start the discussion
Tips and tricks
Black Friday 2017 on Amazon – more than 50 days of deals, 100 million items ship free
Amazon reveals the store where you will be able to find deals on millions of items from almost every category.
Use Kindle app for iOS to read articles you find on the web
Kindle for iOS can be used not only to read ebooks and magazines from the Kindle Store, but also content avaiable online.…
These literature-inspired tea blends will make a great gift for every book lover
The Literary Tea Company is a one-stop shopping destination for anyone who is looking for unique gifts for the book lover.
10 top-rated iPad accessories you can get in 2018
Here is a round-up of iPad accessories that got highest ratings on Amazon – cases, keyboards, stands, chargers, screen protectors, and more.
50 vintage bookmobiles from around the world
Rare photos of mobile libraries not only from the United States. Find examples from France, Sweden, Canada, India, Australia, Japan, Italy, Poland, and much more!
50 illustrations that cleverly describe what books are about
The best illustrations about books and reading. By Paweł Kuczyński, Andrea De Santis, Jungho Lee, Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu, Dale Edwin Murray, and Mariusz Stawarski, among others.