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Tips to Find the Right Independent Book Publishers

You have probably heard horror stories about how hard it is to find a book publisher these days. Some authors take many months—even years—to find the right fit. The good news is that you don’t have to be one of them. Sign up today for PubMatch.com to get access to independent book publishers who work in your genre. Whether you are a new author or a veteran who has been published multiple times, you will find PubMatch to be useful in building business relationships essential to turning your manuscript into a real book—and ensuring that it reaches a wide audience.

When you sign up as an author at PubMatch, you get access to a list of book publishers and initiate contact with those that you are interested in working with. This network allows authors like yourself to have their work considered by independent book publishers—without having to go through a literary agent. This is especially sensible for deals that may be too small for agents but can still represent a decent source of income for the you as the author.

There are many reasons to work with independent book publishers instead of self-publishing. First of all, you can benefit from their validation and support. Getting a publishing deal can boost your morale—it makes you realize that someone is prepared to invest in your work. An indie publisher can also give you creative input while doing wonders for promoting your work. They might not be able to give you the huge marketing budget of a giant publisher, but having some help is still better than doing everything by yourself. Finally, indie publishers can provide printing and distribution. While you can technically do this by yourself with ‘print on demand’ technology, unit costs are often higher. An independent publisher can deal with the storage, logistical, and distribution issues that come with traditional publishing so you don’t have to lift a finger.

Are you ready to become a published author? Signing up for an author account at PubMatch will not only allow you to contact a list of book publishers but also connect you to people and companies from around the world who might be able to help you get published. You can add your book to your profile and make it available to the PubMatch database, where it can be found by independent book publishers who also use the network. If you want to be proactive, you can also search database to find a book publisher who might be the right fit, communicate with them, and hopefully strike a deal.

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